Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads

Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
US Status Definitions     Kentucky Status Definitions

List Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: South Hill.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesSouth HillNSYesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Vireo bellii Bell's VireoAvesSouth HillNSYesReference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Spatula discors Blue-winged TealAvesSouth HillNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesSouth HillNT Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesSouth HillNS Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Mareca strepera GadwallAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Dryobates villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Centronyx henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesSouth HillNSYesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Ammospiza leconteii LeConte's SparrowAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Circus hudsonius Northern HarrierAvesSouth HillNTYesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesSouth HillNSYesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesSouth HillNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesSouth HillNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesSouth HillNN Reference
100 species are listed.