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: Olympia.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesOlympiaNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesOlympiaNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesOlympiaNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesOlympiaNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Bonasa umbellus Ruffed GrouseAvesOlympiaNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesOlympiaNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesOlympiaNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesOlympiaNN Reference
Nyctanassa violacea Yellow-crowned Night-heronAvesOlympiaNT YesReference
62 species are listed.