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: Valley View.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Fulica americana American CootAvesValley ViewNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesValley ViewNNYesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesValley ViewNNYesReference
Peucaea aestivalis Bachman's SparrowAvesValley ViewNEYesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesValley ViewNSYesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesValley ViewNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesValley ViewNNYesReference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesValley ViewNNYesReference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesValley ViewNNYesReference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesValley ViewNNYesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesValley ViewNNYesReference
Dryobates villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesValley ViewNNYesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesValley ViewNSYesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesValley ViewNNYesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesValley ViewNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Circus hudsonius Northern HarrierAvesValley ViewNTYesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesValley ViewNNYesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesValley ViewNE Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesValley ViewNNYesReference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesValley ViewNS Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Leiothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesValley ViewNNYesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesValley ViewNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesValley ViewNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesValley ViewNN Reference
101 species are listed.