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: Blackford.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesBlackfordNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesBlackfordNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesBlackfordNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesBlackfordNT YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesBlackfordNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesBlackfordNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesBlackfordNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesBlackfordNN YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesBlackfordNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesBlackfordNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Circus cyaneus Northern HarrierAvesBlackfordNT YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesBlackfordNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesBlackfordNN YesReference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesBlackfordNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesBlackfordNN YesReference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesBlackfordNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesBlackfordNN Reference
85 species are listed.