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: Water Valley.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesWater ValleyNNYesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Peucaea aestivalis Bachman's SparrowAvesWater ValleyNEYesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesWater ValleyNSYesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesWater ValleyNSYesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesWater ValleyNNYesReference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesWater ValleyNNYesReference
Dryobates pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesWater ValleyNNYesReference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesWater ValleyNNYesReference
Corvus ossifragus Fish CrowAvesWater ValleyNS Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesWater ValleyNNYesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesWater ValleyNNYesReference
Dryobates villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesWater ValleyNNYesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesWater ValleyNSYesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesWater ValleyNNYesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesWater ValleyNNYesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesWater ValleyNNYesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesWater ValleyNNYesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesWater ValleyNNYesReference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesWater ValleyNNYesReference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesWater ValleyNN Reference
82 species are listed.