Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads

Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Church Hill.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesChurch HillNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Pluvialis dominica American Golden-ploverAvesChurch HillNNYesReference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesChurch HillNNYesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesChurch HillNNYesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesChurch HillNSYesReference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesChurch HillNSYesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Chlidonias niger Black TernAvesChurch HillNNYesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Pluvialis squatarola Black-bellied PloverAvesChurch HillNNYesReference
Himantopus mexicanus Black-necked StiltAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Setophaga striata Blackpoll WarblerAvesChurch HillNNYesReference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Spatula discors Blue-winged TealAvesChurch HillNT Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesChurch HillNS Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Gallinula galeata Common GallinuleAvesChurch HillNTYesReference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesChurch HillNNYesReference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Calidris alpina DunlinAvesChurch HillNNYesReference
Podiceps nigricollis Eared GrebeAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesChurch HillNNYesReference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Streptopelia decaocto Eurasian Collared-doveAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesChurch HillNNYesReference
Sterna forsteri Forster's TernAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Mareca strepera GadwallAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesChurch HillNNYesReference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesChurch HillNTYesReference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesChurch HillNNYesReference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesChurch HillNTYesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Leucophaeus atricilla Laughing GullAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesChurch HillNNYesReference
Tringa flavipes Lesser YellowlegsAvesChurch HillNNYesReference
Egretta caerulea Little Blue HeronAvesChurch HillNE Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesChurch HillNSYesReference
Limnodromus scolopaceus Long-billed DowitcherAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesChurch HillNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Spatula clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesChurch HillNE Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesChurch HillNEYesReference
Charadrius melodus Piping PloverAvesChurch HillTNYesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesChurch HillNNYesReference
Phalaropus lobatus Red-necked PhalaropeAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesChurch HillNS Reference
Buteo lagopus Rough-legged HawkAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Arenaria interpres Ruddy TurnstoneAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Calidris pugnax RuffAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Calidris alba SanderlingAvesChurch HillNNYesReference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Tyrannus forficatus Scissor-tailed FlycatcherAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Calidris pusilla Semipalmated SandpiperAvesChurch HillNNYesReference
Limnodromus griseus Short-billed DowitcherAvesChurch HillNNYesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Porzana carolina SoraAvesChurch HillNNYesReference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesChurch HillNEYesReference
Calidris himantopus Stilt SandpiperAvesChurch HillNNYesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Numenius phaeopus WhimbrelAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Calidris fuscicollis White-rumped SandpiperAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Tringa semipalmata WilletAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Phalaropus tricolor Wilson's PhalaropeAvesChurch HillNNYesReference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesChurch HillNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesChurch HillNN Reference
Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus Yellow-headed BlackbirdAvesChurch HillNN Reference
119 species are listed.