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: Ballardsville.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesBallardsvilleNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesBallardsvilleNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesBallardsvilleNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesBallardsvilleNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesBallardsvilleNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesBallardsvilleNS YesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesBallardsvilleNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesBallardsvilleNN YesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesBallardsvilleNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesBallardsvilleNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Selasphorus rufus Rufous HummingbirdAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesBallardsvilleNS YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesBallardsvilleNN YesReference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesBallardsvilleNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesBallardsvilleNN Reference
90 species are listed.