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: Georgetown.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesGeorgetownNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesGeorgetownNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesGeorgetownNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesGeorgetownNN YesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesGeorgetownNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesGeorgetownNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesGeorgetownNN YesReference
Dolichonyx oryzivorus BobolinkAvesGeorgetownNS YesReference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Branta hutchinsii Cackling GooseAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesGeorgetownNS Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesGeorgetownNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Melospiza lincolnii Lincoln's SparrowAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesGeorgetownNN YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesGeorgetownNN YesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesGeorgetownNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesGeorgetownNE Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesGeorgetownNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesGeorgetownNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Chen rossii Ross's GooseAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Selasphorus rufus Rufous HummingbirdAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesGeorgetownNN YesReference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesGeorgetownNS YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Plectrophenax nivalis Snow BuntingAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Chen caerulescens Snow GooseAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Cardellina pusilla Wilson's WarblerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesGeorgetownNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesGeorgetownNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesGeorgetownNN Reference
126 species are listed.