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: Dawson Springs.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesDawson SpringsNN YesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Riparia riparia Bank SwallowAvesDawson SpringsNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesDawson SpringsNS Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesDawson SpringsNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesDawson SpringsNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesDawson SpringsNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesDawson SpringsNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesDawson SpringsNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesDawson SpringsNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesDawson SpringsNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesDawson SpringsNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesDawson SpringsNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesDawson SpringsNN YesReference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Nyctanassa violacea Yellow-crowned Night-heronAvesDawson SpringsNT YesReference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesDawson SpringsNN Reference
85 species are listed.