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: Smith Mills.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Empidonax alnorum Alder FlycatcherAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Botaurus lentiginosus American BitternAvesSmith MillsNHYesReference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesSmith MillsNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Pluvialis dominica American Golden-ploverAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos American White PelicanAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Mareca americana American WigeonAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Calidris bairdii Baird's SandpiperAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesSmith MillsNSYesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Riparia riparia Bank SwallowAvesSmith MillsNSYesReference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesSmith MillsNSYesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Setophaga castanea Bay-breasted WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Vireo bellii Bell's VireoAvesSmith MillsNSYesReference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Chlidonias niger Black TernAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Pluvialis squatarola Black-bellied PloverAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Poecile atricapillus Black-capped ChickadeeAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Nycticorax nycticorax Black-crowned Night-heronAvesSmith MillsNTYesReference
Himantopus mexicanus Black-necked StiltAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Setophaga caerulescens Black-throated Blue WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Setophaga virens Black-throated Green WarblerAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Setophaga fusca Blackburnian WarblerAvesSmith MillsNT Reference
Setophaga striata Blackpoll WarblerAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Spatula discors Blue-winged TealAvesSmith MillsNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Dolichonyx oryzivorus BobolinkAvesSmith MillsNSYesReference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Euphagus cyanocephalus Brewer's BlackbirdAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesSmith MillsNT Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Branta hutchinsii Cackling GooseAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Cardellina canadensis Canada WarblerAvesSmith MillsNSYesReference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Setophaga tigrina Cape May WarblerAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesSmith MillsNS Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Spatula cyanoptera Cinnamon TealAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Gallinula galeata Common GallinuleAvesSmith MillsNTYesReference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Mergus merganser Common MerganserAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Oporornis agilis Connecticut WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesSmith MillsNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesSmith MillsNS Reference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Calidris alpina DunlinAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Streptopelia decaocto Eurasian Collared-doveAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Corvus ossifragus Fish CrowAvesSmith MillsNS Reference
Sterna forsteri Forster's TernAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Mareca strepera GadwallAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Plegadis falcinellus Glossy IbisAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Aquila chrysaetos Golden EagleAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Vermivora chrysoptera Golden-winged WarblerAvesSmith MillsNEYesReference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Catharus minimus Gray-cheeked ThrushAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesSmith MillsNTYesReference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Aythya marila Greater ScaupAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Dryobates villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Centronyx henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesSmith MillsNSYesReference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesSmith MillsNTYesReference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Podiceps auritus Horned GrebeAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Sternula antillarum athalassos Interior Least TernAvesSmith MillsNEYesReference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Rallus elegans King RailAvesSmith MillsNEYesReference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Chondestes grammacus Lark SparrowAvesSmith MillsNS Reference
Ixobrychus exilis Least BitternAvesSmith MillsNTYesReference
Empidonax minimus Least FlycatcherAvesSmith MillsNEYesReference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Ammospiza leconteii LeConte's SparrowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Tringa flavipes Lesser YellowlegsAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Melospiza lincolnii Lincoln's SparrowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Egretta caerulea Little Blue HeronAvesSmith MillsNE Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesSmith MillsNSYesReference
Limnodromus scolopaceus Long-billed DowitcherAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Cistothorus palustris Marsh WrenAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Ictinia mississippiensis Mississippi KiteAvesSmith MillsNS Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Geothlypis philadelphia Mourning WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Leiothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Ammospiza nelsoni Nelson's SparrowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Circus hudsonius Northern HarrierAvesSmith MillsNTYesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Spatula clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesSmith MillsNE Reference
Parkesia noveboracensis Northern WaterthrushAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Leiothlypis celata Orange-crowned WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesSmith MillsNSYesReference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesSmith MillsNEYesReference
Vireo philadelphicus Philadelphia VireoAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesSmith MillsNEYesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Porphyrio martinicus Purple GallinuleAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Mergus serrator Red-breasted MerganserAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesSmith MillsNE Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesSmith MillsNS Reference
Anser rossii Ross's GooseAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Buteo lagopus Rough-legged HawkAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Arenaria interpres Ruddy TurnstoneAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Calidris pugnax RuffAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Calidris alba SanderlingAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesSmith MillsNSYesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Cistothorus stellaris Sedge WrenAvesSmith MillsNSYesReference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Calidris pusilla Semipalmated SandpiperAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesSmith MillsNSYesReference
Limnodromus griseus Short-billed DowitcherAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Asio flammeus Short-eared OwlAvesSmith MillsNEYesReference
Anser caerulescens Snow GooseAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Egretta thula Snowy EgretAvesSmith MillsNE Reference
Bubo scandiacus Snowy OwlAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Tringa solitaria Solitary SandpiperAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Porzana carolina SoraAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesSmith MillsNEYesReference
Calidris himantopus Stilt SandpiperAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Buteo swainsoni Swainson's HawkAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Leiothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Cygnus buccinator Trumpeter SwanAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Cygnus columbianus Tundra SwanAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Bartramia longicauda Upland SandpiperAvesSmith MillsNHYesReference
Catharus fuscescens VeeryAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Pooecetes gramineus Vesper SparrowAvesSmith MillsNE Reference
Rallus limicola Virginia RailAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Calidris mauri Western SandpiperAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Plegadis chihi White-faced IbisAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Calidris fuscicollis White-rumped SandpiperAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Melanitta deglandi White-winged ScoterAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Grus americana Whooping CraneAvesSmith MillsXNNYesReference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Tringa semipalmata WilletAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Phalaropus tricolor Wilson's PhalaropeAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Gallinago delicata Wilson's SnipeAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Cardellina pusilla Wilson's WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Coturnicops noveboracensis Yellow RailAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Empidonax flaviventris Yellow-bellied FlycatcherAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesSmith MillsNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Nyctanassa violacea Yellow-crowned Night-heronAvesSmith MillsNTYesReference
Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus Yellow-headed BlackbirdAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
260 species are listed.