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: Oak Grove.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Recurvirostra americana American AvocetAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Fulica americana American CootAvesOak GroveNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Pluvialis dominica American Golden-ploverAvesOak GroveNNYesReference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesOak GroveNNYesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Calidris bairdii Baird's SandpiperAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Riparia riparia Bank SwallowAvesOak GroveNSYesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Chlidonias niger Black TernAvesOak GroveNNYesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Pluvialis squatarola Black-bellied PloverAvesOak GroveNNYesReference
Himantopus mexicanus Black-necked StiltAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Spatula discors Blue-winged TealAvesOak GroveNT Reference
Dolichonyx oryzivorus BobolinkAvesOak GroveNSYesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Calidris subruficollis Buff-breasted SandpiperAvesOak GroveNNYesReference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Hydroprogne caspia Caspian TernAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesOak GroveNS Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Gallinula galeata Common GallinuleAvesOak GroveNTYesReference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesOak GroveNNYesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesOak GroveNS Reference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Calidris alpina DunlinAvesOak GroveNNYesReference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesOak GroveNNYesReference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesOak GroveNNYesReference
Sterna forsteri Forster's TernAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Mareca strepera GadwallAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesOak GroveNNYesReference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesOak GroveNTYesReference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesOak GroveNNYesReference
Centronyx henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesOak GroveNSYesReference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesOak GroveNTYesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesOak GroveNNYesReference
Tringa flavipes Lesser YellowlegsAvesOak GroveNNYesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesOak GroveNSYesReference
Limnodromus scolopaceus Long-billed DowitcherAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesOak GroveNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Circus hudsonius Northern HarrierAvesOak GroveNTYesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Spatula clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesOak GroveNE Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesOak GroveNEYesReference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesOak GroveNEYesReference
Charadrius melodus Piping PloverAvesOak GroveTNYesReference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesOak GroveNNYesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesOak GroveNNYesReference
Phalaropus lobatus Red-necked PhalaropeAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Arenaria interpres Ruddy TurnstoneAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Calidris pugnax RuffAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Calidris alba SanderlingAvesOak GroveNNYesReference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesOak GroveNSYesReference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Calidris pusilla Semipalmated SandpiperAvesOak GroveNNYesReference
Limnodromus griseus Short-billed DowitcherAvesOak GroveNNYesReference
Tringa solitaria Solitary SandpiperAvesOak GroveNNYesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Porzana carolina SoraAvesOak GroveNNYesReference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesOak GroveNEYesReference
Calidris himantopus Stilt SandpiperAvesOak GroveNNYesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Bartramia longicauda Upland SandpiperAvesOak GroveNHYesReference
Calidris mauri Western SandpiperAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Numenius phaeopus WhimbrelAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Eudocimus albus White IbisAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Calidris fuscicollis White-rumped SandpiperAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Tringa semipalmata WilletAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Phalaropus tricolor Wilson's PhalaropeAvesOak GroveNNYesReference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesOak GroveNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesOak GroveNNYesReference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesOak GroveNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesOak GroveNN Reference
135 species are listed.