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: New Concord.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Recurvirostra americana American AvocetAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesNew ConcordNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Pluvialis dominica American Golden-ploverAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos American White PelicanAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Mareca americana American WigeonAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Peucaea aestivalis Bachman's SparrowAvesNew ConcordNEYesReference
Calidris bairdii Baird's SandpiperAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesNew ConcordNSYesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Riparia riparia Bank SwallowAvesNew ConcordNSYesReference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesNew ConcordNSYesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Setophaga castanea Bay-breasted WarblerAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Chlidonias niger Black TernAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Pluvialis squatarola Black-bellied PloverAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Nycticorax nycticorax Black-crowned Night-heronAvesNew ConcordNTYesReference
Himantopus mexicanus Black-necked StiltAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Setophaga caerulescens Black-throated Blue WarblerAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Setophaga virens Black-throated Green WarblerAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Setophaga fusca Blackburnian WarblerAvesNew ConcordNT Reference
Setophaga striata Blackpoll WarblerAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Spatula discors Blue-winged TealAvesNew ConcordNT Reference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesNew ConcordNT Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Calidris subruficollis Buff-breasted SandpiperAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Cardellina canadensis Canada WarblerAvesNew ConcordNSYesReference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Setophaga tigrina Cape May WarblerAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Hydroprogne caspia Caspian TernAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesNew ConcordNS Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Mergus merganser Common MerganserAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesNew ConcordNS Reference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesNew ConcordNS Reference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Calidris alpina DunlinAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Podiceps nigricollis Eared GrebeAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Coccothraustes vespertinus Evening GrosbeakAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Corvus ossifragus Fish CrowAvesNew ConcordNS Reference
Sterna forsteri Forster's TernAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Leucophaeus pipixcan Franklin's GullAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Mareca strepera GadwallAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Vermivora chrysoptera Golden-winged WarblerAvesNew ConcordNEYesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Catharus minimus Gray-cheeked ThrushAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesNew ConcordNTYesReference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Aythya marila Greater ScaupAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Crotophaga sulcirostris Groove-billed AniAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Dryobates villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Centronyx henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesNew ConcordNSYesReference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesNew ConcordNTYesReference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Podiceps auritus Horned GrebeAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Limosa haemastica Hudsonian GodwitAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Chondestes grammacus Lark SparrowAvesNew ConcordNS Reference
Leucophaeus atricilla Laughing GullAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Ammospiza leconteii LeConte's SparrowAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Larus fuscus Lesser Black-backed GullAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Tringa flavipes Lesser YellowlegsAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Egretta caerulea Little Blue HeronAvesNew ConcordNE Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesNew ConcordNSYesReference
Limnodromus scolopaceus Long-billed DowitcherAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Limosa fedoa Marbled GodwitAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Ictinia mississippiensis Mississippi KiteAvesNew ConcordNS Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Geothlypis philadelphia Mourning WarblerAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Leiothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Circus hudsonius Northern HarrierAvesNew ConcordNTYesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Spatula clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesNew ConcordNE Reference
Parkesia noveboracensis Northern WaterthrushAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Leiothlypis celata Orange-crowned WarblerAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesNew ConcordNSYesReference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesNew ConcordNEYesReference
Vireo philadelphicus Philadelphia VireoAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesNew ConcordNEYesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Mergus serrator Red-breasted MerganserAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesNew ConcordNE Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Phalaropus lobatus Red-necked PhalaropeAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesNew ConcordNS Reference
Anser rossii Ross's GooseAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Buteo lagopus Rough-legged HawkAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Arenaria interpres Ruddy TurnstoneAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Selasphorus rufus Rufous HummingbirdAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Calidris alba SanderlingAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesNew ConcordNSYesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Calidris pusilla Semipalmated SandpiperAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesNew ConcordNSYesReference
Limnodromus griseus Short-billed DowitcherAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Plectrophenax nivalis Snow BuntingAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Anser caerulescens Snow GooseAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Egretta thula Snowy EgretAvesNew ConcordNE Reference
Tringa solitaria Solitary SandpiperAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Porzana carolina SoraAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesNew ConcordNEYesReference
Calidris himantopus Stilt SandpiperAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Limnothlypis swainsonii Swainson's WarblerAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Leiothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Cygnus columbianus Tundra SwanAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Catharus fuscescens VeeryAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Calidris mauri Western SandpiperAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Whip-poor-willAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Calidris fuscicollis White-rumped SandpiperAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Loxia leucoptera White-winged CrossbillAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Phalaropus tricolor Wilson's PhalaropeAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Gallinago delicata Wilson's SnipeAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Cardellina pusilla Wilson's WarblerAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesNew ConcordNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Nyctanassa violacea Yellow-crowned Night-heronAvesNew ConcordNTYesReference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesNew ConcordNN Reference
237 species are listed.