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: Coletown.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesColetownNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesColetownNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesColetownNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesColetownNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesColetownNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesColetownNN YesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesColetownNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesColetownNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesColetownNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesColetownNN Reference
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos American White PelicanAvesColetownNN YesReference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesColetownNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesColetownNN YesReference
Calidris bairdii Baird's SandpiperAvesColetownNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesColetownNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesColetownNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesColetownNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesColetownNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesColetownNN Reference
Setophaga castanea Bay-breasted WarblerAvesColetownNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesColetownNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesColetownNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesColetownNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesColetownNN Reference
Nycticorax nycticorax Black-crowned Night-heronAvesColetownNT YesReference
Setophaga caerulescens Black-throated Blue WarblerAvesColetownNN Reference
Setophaga striata Blackpoll WarblerAvesColetownNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesColetownNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesColetownNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesColetownNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesColetownNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesColetownNT Reference
Dolichonyx oryzivorus BobolinkAvesColetownNS YesReference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesColetownNN Reference
Euphagus cyanocephalus Brewer's BlackbirdAvesColetownNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesColetownNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesColetownNE YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesColetownNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesColetownNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesColetownNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesColetownNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesColetownNN Reference
Setophaga tigrina Cape May WarblerAvesColetownNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesColetownNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesColetownNN Reference
Hydroprogne caspia Caspian TernAvesColetownNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesColetownNN Reference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesColetownNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesColetownNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesColetownNN Reference
Spizella pallida Clay-colored SparrowAvesColetownNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesColetownNN Reference
Gallinula galeata Common GallinuleAvesColetownNT YesReference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesColetownNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesColetownNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesColetownNN Reference
Mergus merganser Common MerganserAvesColetownNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesColetownNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesColetownNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesColetownNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesColetownNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesColetownNN YesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesColetownNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesColetownNN Reference
Calidris alpina DunlinAvesColetownNN YesReference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesColetownNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesColetownNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesColetownNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesColetownNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesColetownNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesColetownNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesColetownNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesColetownNN Reference
Coccothraustes vespertinus Evening GrosbeakAvesColetownNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesColetownNN Reference
Sterna forsteri Forster's TernAvesColetownNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesColetownNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesColetownNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesColetownNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesColetownNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesColetownNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesColetownNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesColetownNT YesReference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesColetownNN Reference
Aythya marila Greater ScaupAvesColetownNN YesReference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesColetownNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesColetownNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesColetownNN Reference
Crotophaga sulcirostris Groove-billed AniAvesColetownNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesColetownNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesColetownNS YesReference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesColetownNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesColetownNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesColetownNT YesReference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesColetownNN Reference
Podiceps auritus Horned GrebeAvesColetownNN YesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesColetownNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesColetownNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesColetownNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesColetownNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesColetownNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesColetownNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesColetownNN Reference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesColetownNN Reference
Larus fuscus Lesser Black-backed GullAvesColetownNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesColetownNN YesReference
Melospiza lincolnii Lincoln's SparrowAvesColetownNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesColetownNN YesReference
Clangula hyemalis Long-tailed DuckAvesColetownNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesColetownNN YesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesColetownNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesColetownNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesColetownNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesColetownNN Reference
Geothlypis philadelphia Mourning WarblerAvesColetownNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesColetownNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesColetownNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesColetownNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesColetownNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesColetownNN Reference
Accipiter gentilis Northern GoshawkAvesColetownNN Reference
Circus cyaneus Northern HarrierAvesColetownNT YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesColetownNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesColetownNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesColetownNN YesReference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesColetownNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesColetownNE Reference
Parkesia noveboracensis Northern WaterthrushAvesColetownNN Reference
Oreothlypis celata Orange-crowned WarblerAvesColetownNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesColetownNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesColetownNS YesReference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesColetownNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesColetownNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesColetownNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesColetownNE YesReference
Vireo philadelphicus Philadelphia VireoAvesColetownNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesColetownNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesColetownNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesColetownNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesColetownNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesColetownNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesColetownNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesColetownNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesColetownNN Reference
Loxia curvirostra Red CrossbillAvesColetownNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesColetownNN Reference
Mergus serrator Red-breasted MerganserAvesColetownNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesColetownNE YesReference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesColetownNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesColetownNN YesReference
Podiceps grisegena Red-necked GrebeAvesColetownNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesColetownNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesColetownNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesColetownNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesColetownNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesColetownNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesColetownNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesColetownNN Reference
Buteo lagopus Rough-legged HawkAvesColetownNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesColetownNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesColetownNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesColetownNN Reference
Arenaria interpres Ruddy TurnstoneAvesColetownNN Reference
Bonasa umbellus Ruffed GrouseAvesColetownNN YesReference
Selasphorus rufus Rufous HummingbirdAvesColetownNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesColetownNN YesReference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesColetownNN YesReference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesColetownNS YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesColetownNN Reference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesColetownNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesColetownNS YesReference
Asio flammeus Short-eared OwlAvesColetownNE YesReference
Plectrophenax nivalis Snow BuntingAvesColetownNN Reference
Chen caerulescens Snow GooseAvesColetownNN Reference
Bubo scandiacus Snowy OwlAvesColetownNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesColetownNN Reference
Porzana carolina SoraAvesColetownNN YesReference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesColetownNE YesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesColetownNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesColetownNN Reference
Limnothlypis swainsonii Swainson's WarblerAvesColetownNN YesReference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesColetownNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesColetownNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesColetownNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesColetownNN Reference
Cygnus columbianus Tundra SwanAvesColetownNN YesReference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesColetownNN Reference
Rallus limicola Virginia RailAvesColetownNN YesReference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesColetownNN Reference
Numenius phaeopus WhimbrelAvesColetownNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesColetownNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesColetownNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesColetownNN Reference
Calidris fuscicollis White-rumped SandpiperAvesColetownNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesColetownNN Reference
Loxia leucoptera White-winged CrossbillAvesColetownNN Reference
Melanitta fusca White-winged ScoterAvesColetownNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesColetownNN Reference
Gallinago delicata Wilson's SnipeAvesColetownNN YesReference
Cardellina pusilla Wilson's WarblerAvesColetownNN Reference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesColetownNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesColetownNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesColetownNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesColetownNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesColetownNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesColetownNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesColetownNN Reference
Nyctanassa violacea Yellow-crowned Night-heronAvesColetownNT YesReference
Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus Yellow-headed BlackbirdAvesColetownNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesColetownNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesColetownNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesColetownNN Reference
212 species are listed.