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: Nolin Lake.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesNolin LakeNNYesReference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesNolin LakeNSYesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Setophaga virens Black-throated Green WarblerAvesNolin LakeNNYesReference
Setophaga fusca Blackburnian WarblerAvesNolin LakeNT Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesNolin LakeNNYesReference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesNolin LakeNNYesReference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesNolin LakeNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesNolin LakeNNYesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesNolin LakeNS Reference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesNolin LakeNNYesReference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Streptopelia decaocto Eurasian Collared-doveAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesNolin LakeNNYesReference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesNolin LakeNNYesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesNolin LakeNNYesReference
Dryobates villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Podiceps auritus Horned GrebeAvesNolin LakeNNYesReference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesNolin LakeNNYesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesNolin LakeNSYesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesNolin LakeNNYesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Leiothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesNolin LakeNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesNolin LakeNSYesReference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesNolin LakeNEYesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesNolin LakeNNYesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Loxia curvirostra Red CrossbillAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesNolin LakeNE Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesNolin LakeNNYesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesNolin LakeNS Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Selasphorus rufus Rufous HummingbirdAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesNolin LakeNSYesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesNolin LakeNEYesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Leiothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Whip-poor-willAvesNolin LakeNNYesReference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Cardellina pusilla Wilson's WarblerAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesNolin LakeNNYesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesNolin LakeNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesNolin LakeNN Reference
124 species are listed.