Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads


Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
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List Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Hanson.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesHansonNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesHansonNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesHansonNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesHansonNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesHansonNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesHansonNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesHansonNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesHansonNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesHansonNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesHansonNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesHansonNN Reference
Pluvialis squatarola Black-bellied PloverAvesHansonNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesHansonNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesHansonNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesHansonNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesHansonNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesHansonNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesHansonNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesHansonNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesHansonNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesHansonNN YesReference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesHansonNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesHansonNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesHansonNN YesReference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesHansonNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesHansonNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesHansonNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesHansonNN YesReference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesHansonNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesHansonNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesHansonNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesHansonNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesHansonNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesHansonNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesHansonNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesHansonNN Reference
Streptopelia decaocto Eurasian Collared-doveAvesHansonNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesHansonNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesHansonNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesHansonNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesHansonNN YesReference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesHansonNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesHansonNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesHansonNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesHansonNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesHansonNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesHansonNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesHansonNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesHansonNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesHansonNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesHansonNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesHansonNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesHansonNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesHansonNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesHansonNE Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesHansonNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesHansonNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesHansonNN YesReference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesHansonNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesHansonNN YesReference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesHansonNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesHansonNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesHansonNN Reference
Arenaria interpres Ruddy TurnstoneAvesHansonNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesHansonNN YesReference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesHansonNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesHansonNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesHansonNS YesReference
Chen caerulescens Snow GooseAvesHansonNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesHansonNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesHansonNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesHansonNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesHansonNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesHansonNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesHansonNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesHansonNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesHansonNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesHansonNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesHansonNN YesReference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesHansonNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesHansonNN YesReference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesHansonNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesHansonNN Reference
Nyctanassa violacea Yellow-crowned Night-heronAvesHansonNT YesReference
84 species are listed.