Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads


Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
US Status Definitions     Kentucky Status Definitions

List Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Nortonville.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesNortonvilleNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesNortonvilleNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesNortonvilleNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesNortonvilleNN YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesNortonvilleNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Vireo bellii Bell's VireoAvesNortonvilleNS YesReference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesNortonvilleNT Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesNortonvilleNS Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesNortonvilleNS YesReference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesNortonvilleNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Circus cyaneus Northern HarrierAvesNortonvilleNT YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Aegolius acadicus Northern Saw-whet OwlAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesNortonvilleNN YesReference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesNortonvilleNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesNortonvilleNS YesReference
Asio flammeus Short-eared OwlAvesNortonvilleNE YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesNortonvilleNN YesReference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Nyctanassa violacea Yellow-crowned Night-heronAvesNortonvilleNT YesReference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesNortonvilleNN Reference
89 species are listed.