Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads

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Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Mill Springs.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Recurvirostra americana American AvocetAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesMill SpringsNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Pluvialis dominica American Golden-ploverAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Mareca americana American WigeonAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Calidris bairdii Baird's SandpiperAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesMill SpringsNSYesReference
Riparia riparia Bank SwallowAvesMill SpringsNSYesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Melanitta americana Black ScoterAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Chlidonias niger Black TernAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Pluvialis squatarola Black-bellied PloverAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Setophaga virens Black-throated Green WarblerAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Setophaga fusca Blackburnian WarblerAvesMill SpringsNT Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Spatula discors Blue-winged TealAvesMill SpringsNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Euphagus cyanocephalus Brewer's BlackbirdAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesMill SpringsNT Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesMill SpringsNS Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesMill SpringsNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesMill SpringsNS Reference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Calidris alpina DunlinAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Mareca strepera GadwallAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Aquila chrysaetos Golden EagleAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesMill SpringsNTYesReference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Aythya marila Greater ScaupAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Dryobates villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Centronyx henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesMill SpringsNSYesReference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesMill SpringsNTYesReference
Podiceps auritus Horned GrebeAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Tringa flavipes Lesser YellowlegsAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Egretta caerulea Little Blue HeronAvesMill SpringsNE Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesMill SpringsNSYesReference
Limnodromus scolopaceus Long-billed DowitcherAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Circus hudsonius Northern HarrierAvesMill SpringsNTYesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Spatula clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesMill SpringsNE Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesMill SpringsNEYesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Mergus serrator Red-breasted MerganserAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesMill SpringsNE Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesMill SpringsNS Reference
Anser rossii Ross's GooseAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Buteo lagopus Rough-legged HawkAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Arenaria interpres Ruddy TurnstoneAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Selasphorus rufus Rufous HummingbirdAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Calidris alba SanderlingAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesMill SpringsNSYesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Cistothorus stellaris Sedge WrenAvesMill SpringsNSYesReference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Calidris pusilla Semipalmated SandpiperAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesMill SpringsNSYesReference
Plectrophenax nivalis Snow BuntingAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Anser caerulescens Snow GooseAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Tringa solitaria Solitary SandpiperAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesMill SpringsNEYesReference
Calidris himantopus Stilt SandpiperAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Melanitta perspicillata Surf ScoterAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Leiothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Cygnus columbianus Tundra SwanAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Pooecetes gramineus Vesper SparrowAvesMill SpringsNE Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Whip-poor-willAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Calidris fuscicollis White-rumped SandpiperAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Tringa semipalmata WilletAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Phalaropus tricolor Wilson's PhalaropeAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Gallinago delicata Wilson's SnipeAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesMill SpringsNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesMill SpringsNN Reference
191 species are listed.