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: Blaine.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesBlaineNN Reference
Botaurus lentiginosus American BitternAvesBlaineNH YesReference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesBlaineNN YesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesBlaineNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesBlaineNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesBlaineNN YesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesBlaineNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesBlaineNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesBlaineNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesBlaineNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesBlaineNN YesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesBlaineNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesBlaineNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesBlaineNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesBlaineNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesBlaineNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesBlaineNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesBlaineNN Reference
Poecile atricapillus Black-capped ChickadeeAvesBlaineNN Reference
Nycticorax nycticorax Black-crowned Night-heronAvesBlaineNT YesReference
Setophaga virens Black-throated Green WarblerAvesBlaineNN YesReference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesBlaineNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesBlaineNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesBlaineNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesBlaineNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesBlaineNN YesReference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesBlaineNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesBlaineNE YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesBlaineNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesBlaineNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesBlaineNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesBlaineNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesBlaineNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesBlaineNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesBlaineNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesBlaineNN YesReference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesBlaineNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesBlaineNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesBlaineNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesBlaineNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesBlaineNN Reference
Corvus corax Common RavenAvesBlaineNT YesReference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesBlaineNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesBlaineNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesBlaineNS Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesBlaineNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesBlaineNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesBlaineNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesBlaineNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesBlaineNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesBlaineNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesBlaineNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesBlaineNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesBlaineNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesBlaineNN Reference
Coccothraustes vespertinus Evening GrosbeakAvesBlaineNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesBlaineNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesBlaineNN Reference
Aquila chrysaetos Golden EagleAvesBlaineNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesBlaineNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesBlaineNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesBlaineNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesBlaineNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesBlaineNT YesReference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesBlaineNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesBlaineNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesBlaineNN Reference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesBlaineNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesBlaineNT YesReference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesBlaineNN Reference
Podiceps auritus Horned GrebeAvesBlaineNN YesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesBlaineNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesBlaineNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesBlaineNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesBlaineNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesBlaineNN YesReference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesBlaineNN Reference
Ixobrychus exilis Least BitternAvesBlaineNT YesReference
Egretta caerulea Little Blue HeronAvesBlaineNE YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesBlaineNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesBlaineNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesBlaineNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesBlaineNN Reference
Geothlypis philadelphia Mourning WarblerAvesBlaineNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesBlaineNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesBlaineNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesBlaineNN Reference
Circus cyaneus Northern HarrierAvesBlaineNT YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesBlaineNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesBlaineNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesBlaineNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesBlaineNE Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesBlaineNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesBlaineNS YesReference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesBlaineNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesBlaineNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesBlaineNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesBlaineNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesBlaineNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesBlaineNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesBlaineNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesBlaineNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesBlaineNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesBlaineNE YesReference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesBlaineNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesBlaineNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesBlaineNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesBlaineNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesBlaineNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesBlaineNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesBlaineNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesBlaineNS YesReference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesBlaineNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesBlaineNN Reference
Bonasa umbellus Ruffed GrouseAvesBlaineNN YesReference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesBlaineNN YesReference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesBlaineNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesBlaineNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesBlaineNS YesReference
Plectrophenax nivalis Snow BuntingAvesBlaineNN Reference
Tringa solitaria Solitary SandpiperAvesBlaineNN YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesBlaineNN Reference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesBlaineNE YesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesBlaineNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesBlaineNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesBlaineNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesBlaineNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesBlaineNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesBlaineNN Reference
Pooecetes gramineus Vesper SparrowAvesBlaineNE YesReference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesBlaineNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesBlaineNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesBlaineNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesBlaineNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesBlaineNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesBlaineNN YesReference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesBlaineNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesBlaineNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesBlaineNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesBlaineNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesBlaineNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesBlaineNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesBlaineNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesBlaineNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesBlaineNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesBlaineNN Reference
146 species are listed.