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: Grand Rivers.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Recurvirostra americana American AvocetAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesGrand RiversNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesGrand RiversNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesGrand RiversNN YesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos American White PelicanAvesGrand RiversNN YesReference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesGrand RiversNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Setophaga castanea Bay-breasted WarblerAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Vireo bellii Bell's VireoAvesGrand RiversNS YesReference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Nycticorax nycticorax Black-crowned Night-heronAvesGrand RiversNT YesReference
Rissa tridactyla Black-legged KittiwakeAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Setophaga striata Blackpoll WarblerAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesGrand RiversNT Reference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Euphagus cyanocephalus Brewer's BlackbirdAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Pelecanus occidentalis Brown PelicanAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Hydroprogne caspia Caspian TernAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesGrand RiversNS Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesGrand RiversNN YesReference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Mergus merganser Common MerganserAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Sterna hirundo Common TernAvesGrand RiversNN YesReference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesGrand RiversNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesGrand RiversNN YesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesGrand RiversNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Podiceps nigricollis Eared GrebeAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Corvus ossifragus Fish CrowAvesGrand RiversNS Reference
Sterna forsteri Forster's TernAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Leucophaeus pipixcan Franklin's GullAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Larus hyperboreus Glaucous GullAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Aquila chrysaetos Golden EagleAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Larus marinus Great Black-backed GullAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesGrand RiversNT YesReference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Aythya marila Greater ScaupAvesGrand RiversNN YesReference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesGrand RiversNS YesReference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Podiceps auritus Horned GrebeAvesGrand RiversNN YesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Larus glaucoides Iceland GullAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesGrand RiversNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Chondestes grammacus Lark SparrowAvesGrand RiversNT YesReference
Leucophaeus atricilla Laughing GullAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Ammodramus leconteii Le Conte's SparrowAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Larus fuscus Lesser Black-backed GullAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesGrand RiversNN YesReference
Melospiza lincolnii Lincoln's SparrowAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Egretta caerulea Little Blue HeronAvesGrand RiversNE YesReference
Hydrocoloeus minutus Little GullAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesGrand RiversNN YesReference
Clangula hyemalis Long-tailed DuckAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Stercorarius longicaudus Long-tailed JaegerAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesGrand RiversNN YesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Cygnus olor Mute SwanAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesGrand RiversNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesGrand RiversNE Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesGrand RiversNS YesReference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesGrand RiversNE YesReference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesGrand RiversNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Stercorarius pomarinus Pomarine JaegerAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesGrand RiversNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesGrand RiversNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Mergus serrator Red-breasted MerganserAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesGrand RiversNN YesReference
Podiceps grisegena Red-necked GrebeAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Chen rossii Ross's GooseAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Buteo lagopus Rough-legged HawkAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Arenaria interpres Ruddy TurnstoneAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Calidris alba SanderlingAvesGrand RiversNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Tyrannus forficatus Scissor-tailed FlycatcherAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Plectrophenax nivalis Snow BuntingAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Egretta thula Snowy EgretAvesGrand RiversNE Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Onychoprion fuscatus Sooty TernAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Melanitta perspicillata Surf ScoterAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Larus thayeri Thayer's GullAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Egretta tricolor Tricolored HeronAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Aechmophorus occidentalis Western GrebeAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Tringa semipalmata WilletAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesGrand RiversNN YesReference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesGrand RiversNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesGrand RiversNN Reference
189 species are listed.