ICELAND

Below is a list of bird species that can be seen in Iceland. Click on the links to access that bird’s page.

ARCTIC TERN(Sterna paradisaea) – also seen in PEI, Canada
BLACK-TAILED GODWIT(Limosa limosa) – also seen in PEI, Canada
COMMON MURRE(Uria aalge) – also seen in PEI, Canada
EURASIAN OYSTERCATCHER – (Haematopus ostralegus)
EUROPEAN GOLDEN PLOVER (Pluvialis apricaria)
GREYLAG GOOSE – (Anser anser) – also seen in New Zealand
HARLEQUIN DUCK(Histrionicus histrionicus) – also seen in PEI, Canada
RED-NECKED PHALAROPE(Phalaropus lobatus) – also seen in PEI, Canada
WHIMBREL(Numenius phaeopus) – also seen in PEI, Canada

The Gyrfalcon is the National Bird of Iceland - Falki, Iceland - Oct. 16, 2011 - photo by Omar Runolfsson
The Gyrfalcon is the National Bird of Iceland – Fálki, Iceland – Oct. 16, 2011 – Ómar Runólfsson

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