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: Burlington.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Fulica americana American CootAvesBurlingtonNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesBurlingtonNN YesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesBurlingtonNN YesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesBurlingtonNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Riparia riparia Bank SwallowAvesBurlingtonNS YesReference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesBurlingtonNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Setophaga castanea Bay-breasted WarblerAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Setophaga caerulescens Black-throated Blue WarblerAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Setophaga striata Blackpoll WarblerAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesBurlingtonNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesBurlingtonNN YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Branta hutchinsii Cackling GooseAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Setophaga tigrina Cape May WarblerAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Spizella pallida Clay-colored SparrowAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Oporornis agilis Connecticut WarblerAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesBurlingtonNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesBurlingtonNN YesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesBurlingtonNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesBurlingtonNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Catharus minimus Gray-cheeked ThrushAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesBurlingtonNT YesReference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesBurlingtonNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesBurlingtonNN YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesBurlingtonNN YesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Geothlypis philadelphia Mourning WarblerAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesBurlingtonNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Parkesia noveboracensis Northern WaterthrushAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Contopus cooperi Olive-sided FlycatcherAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesBurlingtonNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesBurlingtonNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesBurlingtonNS YesReference
Buteo lagopus Rough-legged HawkAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesBurlingtonNN YesReference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesBurlingtonNS YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Plectrophenax nivalis Snow BuntingAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Bubo scandiacus Snowy OwlAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Bartramia longicauda Upland SandpiperAvesBurlingtonNH YesReference
Pooecetes gramineus Vesper SparrowAvesBurlingtonNE YesReference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesBurlingtonNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Empidonax flaviventris Yellow-bellied FlycatcherAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesBurlingtonNN Reference
144 species are listed.