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: Frankfort West.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesFrankfort WestNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesFrankfort WestNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesFrankfort WestNN YesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesFrankfort WestNN YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Setophaga castanea Bay-breasted WarblerAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Thryomanes bewickii Bewick's WrenAvesFrankfort WestNS YesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Setophaga caerulescens Black-throated Blue WarblerAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Setophaga virens Black-throated Green WarblerAvesFrankfort WestNN YesReference
Setophaga fusca Blackburnian WarblerAvesFrankfort WestNT YesReference
Setophaga striata Blackpoll WarblerAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesFrankfort WestNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesFrankfort WestNN YesReference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesFrankfort WestNE YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Branta hutchinsii Cackling GooseAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Setophaga tigrina Cape May WarblerAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Mergus merganser Common MerganserAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Oporornis agilis Connecticut WarblerAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesFrankfort WestNS Reference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesFrankfort WestNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesFrankfort WestNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Vermivora chrysoptera Golden-winged WarblerAvesFrankfort WestNT YesReference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesFrankfort WestNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Catharus minimus Gray-cheeked ThrushAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesFrankfort WestNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Empidonax minimus Least FlycatcherAvesFrankfort WestNE YesReference
Melospiza lincolnii Lincoln's SparrowAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Clangula hyemalis Long-tailed DuckAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesFrankfort WestNN YesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Geothlypis philadelphia Mourning WarblerAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesFrankfort WestNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Aegolius acadicus Northern Saw-whet OwlAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesFrankfort WestNE Reference
Parkesia noveboracensis Northern WaterthrushAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesFrankfort WestNS YesReference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesFrankfort WestNE YesReference
Vireo philadelphicus Philadelphia VireoAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesFrankfort WestNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesFrankfort WestNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Mergus serrator Red-breasted MerganserAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesFrankfort WestNE YesReference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesFrankfort WestNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesFrankfort WestNS YesReference
Chen rossii Ross's GooseAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Selasphorus rufus Rufous HummingbirdAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesFrankfort WestNN YesReference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesFrankfort WestNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Icterus parisorum Scott's OrioleAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesFrankfort WestNS YesReference
Chen caerulescens Snow GooseAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Tringa solitaria Solitary SandpiperAvesFrankfort WestNN YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesFrankfort WestNE YesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Cygnus columbianus Tundra SwanAvesFrankfort WestNN YesReference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Pooecetes gramineus Vesper SparrowAvesFrankfort WestNE YesReference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Cardellina pusilla Wilson's WarblerAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesFrankfort WestNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesFrankfort WestNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Empidonax flaviventris Yellow-bellied FlycatcherAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesFrankfort WestNN Reference
170 species are listed.