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: Mount Washington.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesMount WashingtonNN YesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesMount WashingtonNN YesReference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesMount WashingtonNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesMount WashingtonNS Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesMount WashingtonNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Coccothraustes vespertinus Evening GrosbeakAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesMount WashingtonNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesMount WashingtonNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Aegolius acadicus Northern Saw-whet OwlAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesMount WashingtonNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Selasphorus rufus Rufous HummingbirdAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Cardellina pusilla Wilson's WarblerAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesMount WashingtonNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesMount WashingtonNN Reference
109 species are listed.