Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads

Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
US Status Definitions     Kentucky Status Definitions

List Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Big Creek.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesBig CreekNSYesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Setophaga virens Black-throated Green WarblerAvesBig CreekNNYesReference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesBig CreekNNYesReference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesBig CreekNNYesReference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesBig CreekNNYesReference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesBig CreekNNYesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesBig CreekNNYesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesBig CreekNNYesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesBig CreekNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesBig CreekNSYesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Whip-poor-willAvesBig CreekNNYesReference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesBig CreekNNYesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesBig CreekNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesBig CreekNN Reference
72 species are listed.