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: Salt Lick.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Recurvirostra americana American AvocetAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesSalt LickNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Pluvialis dominica American Golden-ploverAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos American White PelicanAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Mareca americana American WigeonAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Calidris bairdii Baird's SandpiperAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesSalt LickNSYesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Riparia riparia Bank SwallowAvesSalt LickNSYesReference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesSalt LickNSYesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Setophaga castanea Bay-breasted WarblerAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Chlidonias niger Black TernAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Pluvialis squatarola Black-bellied PloverAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Nycticorax nycticorax Black-crowned Night-heronAvesSalt LickNTYesReference
Setophaga caerulescens Black-throated Blue WarblerAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Setophaga virens Black-throated Green WarblerAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Setophaga fusca Blackburnian WarblerAvesSalt LickNT Reference
Setophaga striata Blackpoll WarblerAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Spatula discors Blue-winged TealAvesSalt LickNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesSalt LickNT Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Calidris subruficollis Buff-breasted SandpiperAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Cardellina canadensis Canada WarblerAvesSalt LickNSYesReference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Setophaga tigrina Cape May WarblerAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Hydroprogne caspia Caspian TernAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesSalt LickNS Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Gallinula galeata Common GallinuleAvesSalt LickNTYesReference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Mergus merganser Common MerganserAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Sterna hirundo Common TernAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesSalt LickNS Reference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesSalt LickNS Reference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Calidris alpina DunlinAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Sterna forsteri Forster's TernAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Leucophaeus pipixcan Franklin's GullAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Mareca strepera GadwallAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Plegadis falcinellus Glossy IbisAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Aquila chrysaetos Golden EagleAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Vermivora chrysoptera Golden-winged WarblerAvesSalt LickNEYesReference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Catharus minimus Gray-cheeked ThrushAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesSalt LickNTYesReference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Aythya marila Greater ScaupAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Dryobates villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Centronyx henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesSalt LickNSYesReference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesSalt LickNTYesReference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Podiceps auritus Horned GrebeAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Ixobrychus exilis Least BitternAvesSalt LickNTYesReference
Empidonax minimus Least FlycatcherAvesSalt LickNEYesReference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Tringa flavipes Lesser YellowlegsAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Melospiza lincolnii Lincoln's SparrowAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Egretta caerulea Little Blue HeronAvesSalt LickNE Reference
Limnodromus scolopaceus Long-billed DowitcherAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Clangula hyemalis Long-tailed DuckAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Limosa fedoa Marbled GodwitAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Cistothorus palustris Marsh WrenAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Leiothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Ammospiza nelsoni Nelson's SparrowAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Circus hudsonius Northern HarrierAvesSalt LickNTYesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Spatula clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesSalt LickNE Reference
Parkesia noveboracensis Northern WaterthrushAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesSalt LickNSYesReference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Gavia pacifica Pacific LoonAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesSalt LickNEYesReference
Vireo philadelphicus Philadelphia VireoAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesSalt LickNEYesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Charadrius melodus Piping PloverAvesSalt LickTNYesReference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Mergus serrator Red-breasted MerganserAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesSalt LickNE Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Podiceps grisegena Red-necked GrebeAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Phalaropus lobatus Red-necked PhalaropeAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Gavia stellata Red-throated LoonAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesSalt LickNS Reference
Anser rossii Ross's GooseAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Buteo lagopus Rough-legged HawkAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Arenaria interpres Ruddy TurnstoneAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Calidris pugnax RuffAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Bonasa umbellus Ruffed GrouseAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Calidris alba SanderlingAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesSalt LickNSYesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Calidris pusilla Semipalmated SandpiperAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesSalt LickNSYesReference
Limnodromus griseus Short-billed DowitcherAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Plectrophenax nivalis Snow BuntingAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Anser caerulescens Snow GooseAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Egretta thula Snowy EgretAvesSalt LickNE Reference
Tringa solitaria Solitary SandpiperAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Porzana carolina SoraAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesSalt LickNEYesReference
Calidris himantopus Stilt SandpiperAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Melanitta perspicillata Surf ScoterAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Leiothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Egretta tricolor Tricolored HeronAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Cygnus columbianus Tundra SwanAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Bartramia longicauda Upland SandpiperAvesSalt LickNHYesReference
Catharus fuscescens VeeryAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Pooecetes gramineus Vesper SparrowAvesSalt LickNE Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Calidris mauri Western SandpiperAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Whip-poor-willAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Eudocimus albus White IbisAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Calidris fuscicollis White-rumped SandpiperAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Melanitta deglandi White-winged ScoterAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Tringa semipalmata WilletAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Phalaropus tricolor Wilson's PhalaropeAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Gallinago delicata Wilson's SnipeAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Cardellina pusilla Wilson's WarblerAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Mycteria americana Wood StorkAvesSalt LickTN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Empidonax flaviventris Yellow-bellied FlycatcherAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesSalt LickNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesSalt LickNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesSalt LickNN Reference
247 species are listed.