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: Bowling Green South.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Empidonax alnorum Alder FlycatcherAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesBowling Green SouthNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesBowling Green SouthNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesBowling Green SouthNN YesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesBowling Green SouthNN YesReference
Myiarchus cinerascens Ash-throated FlycatcherAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesBowling Green SouthNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesBowling Green SouthNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Setophaga castanea Bay-breasted WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Vireo bellii Bell's VireoAvesBowling Green SouthNS YesReference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Thryomanes bewickii Bewick's WrenAvesBowling Green SouthNS YesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Nycticorax nycticorax Black-crowned Night-heronAvesBowling Green SouthNT YesReference
Setophaga caerulescens Black-throated Blue WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Setophaga virens Black-throated Green WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNN YesReference
Setophaga fusca Blackburnian WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNT YesReference
Setophaga striata Blackpoll WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesBowling Green SouthNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNN YesReference
Dolichonyx oryzivorus BobolinkAvesBowling Green SouthNS YesReference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Euphagus cyanocephalus Brewer's BlackbirdAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Vermivora leucobranchialis Brewster's WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesBowling Green SouthNE YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Branta hutchinsii Cackling GooseAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Cardellina canadensis Canada WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNS YesReference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Setophaga tigrina Cape May WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesBowling Green SouthNS Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Mergus merganser Common MerganserAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Oporornis agilis Connecticut WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesBowling Green SouthNS Reference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesBowling Green SouthNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Streptopelia decaocto Eurasian Collared-doveAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Passer montanus Eurasian Tree SparrowAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Coccothraustes vespertinus Evening GrosbeakAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Sterna forsteri Forster's TernAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Vermivora chrysoptera Golden-winged WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNT YesReference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesBowling Green SouthNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Catharus minimus Gray-cheeked ThrushAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesBowling Green SouthNT YesReference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Aythya marila Greater ScaupAvesBowling Green SouthNN YesReference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesBowling Green SouthNT YesReference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Podiceps auritus Horned GrebeAvesBowling Green SouthNN YesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Empidonax minimus Least FlycatcherAvesBowling Green SouthNE YesReference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesBowling Green SouthNN YesReference
Melospiza lincolnii Lincoln's SparrowAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesBowling Green SouthNN YesReference
Clangula hyemalis Long-tailed DuckAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Cistothorus palustris Marsh WrenAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Ictinia mississippiensis Mississippi KiteAvesBowling Green SouthNS YesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Geothlypis philadelphia Mourning WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesBowling Green SouthNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Circus cyaneus Northern HarrierAvesBowling Green SouthNT YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesBowling Green SouthNN YesReference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesBowling Green SouthNE Reference
Parkesia noveboracensis Northern WaterthrushAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Contopus cooperi Olive-sided FlycatcherAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Oreothlypis celata Orange-crowned WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesBowling Green SouthNE YesReference
Vireo philadelphicus Philadelphia VireoAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesBowling Green SouthNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Mergus serrator Red-breasted MerganserAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesBowling Green SouthNE YesReference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesBowling Green SouthNN YesReference
Podiceps grisegena Red-necked GrebeAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesBowling Green SouthNS YesReference
Chen rossii Ross's GooseAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Buteo lagopus Rough-legged HawkAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Selasphorus rufus Rufous HummingbirdAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesBowling Green SouthNN YesReference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesBowling Green SouthNN YesReference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesBowling Green SouthNS YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Cistothorus platensis Sedge WrenAvesBowling Green SouthNS YesReference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Calidris pusilla Semipalmated SandpiperAvesBowling Green SouthNN YesReference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesBowling Green SouthNS YesReference
Asio flammeus Short-eared OwlAvesBowling Green SouthNE YesReference
Plectrophenax nivalis Snow BuntingAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Chen caerulescens Snow GooseAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Catharus fuscescens VeeryAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Aechmophorus occidentalis Western GrebeAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Sturnella neglecta Western MeadowlarkAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Loxia leucoptera White-winged CrossbillAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesBowling Green SouthNN YesReference
Gallinago delicata Wilson's SnipeAvesBowling Green SouthNN YesReference
Cardellina pusilla Wilson's WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesBowling Green SouthNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Empidonax flaviventris Yellow-bellied FlycatcherAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Nyctanassa violacea Yellow-crowned Night-heronAvesBowling Green SouthNT YesReference
Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus Yellow-headed BlackbirdAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesBowling Green SouthNN Reference
218 species are listed.