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: Smith Mills.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Empidonax alnorum Alder FlycatcherAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Botaurus lentiginosus American BitternAvesSmith MillsNH YesReference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesSmith MillsNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Pluvialis dominica American Golden-ploverAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos American White PelicanAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Calidris bairdii Baird's SandpiperAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesSmith MillsNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Riparia riparia Bank SwallowAvesSmith MillsNS YesReference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesSmith MillsNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Setophaga castanea Bay-breasted WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Pluvialis squatarola Black-bellied PloverAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Coccyzus erythropthalmus Black-billed CuckooAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Poecile atricapillus Black-capped ChickadeeAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Nycticorax nycticorax Black-crowned Night-heronAvesSmith MillsNT YesReference
Himantopus mexicanus Black-necked StiltAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Setophaga caerulescens Black-throated Blue WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Setophaga striata Blackpoll WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesSmith MillsNT Reference
Dolichonyx oryzivorus BobolinkAvesSmith MillsNS YesReference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Euphagus cyanocephalus Brewer's BlackbirdAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Certhia americana Brown CreeperAvesSmith MillsNE YesReference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Branta hutchinsii Cackling GooseAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Setophaga tigrina Cape May WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesSmith MillsNS Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Anas cyanoptera Cinnamon TealAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Gallinula galeata Common GallinuleAvesSmith MillsNT YesReference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Mergus merganser Common MerganserAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Oporornis agilis Connecticut WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesSmith MillsNS Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesSmith MillsNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Calidris alpina DunlinAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Streptopelia decaocto Eurasian Collared-doveAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Corvus ossifragus Fish CrowAvesSmith MillsNS Reference
Sterna forsteri Forster's TernAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Passerella iliaca Fox SparrowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Plegadis falcinellus Glossy IbisAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Aquila chrysaetos Golden EagleAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Vermivora chrysoptera Golden-winged WarblerAvesSmith MillsNT YesReference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Catharus minimus Gray-cheeked ThrushAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesSmith MillsNT YesReference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesSmith MillsNS YesReference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesSmith MillsNT YesReference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Rallus elegans King RailAvesSmith MillsNE YesReference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Ammodramus leconteii Le Conte's SparrowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Ixobrychus exilis Least BitternAvesSmith MillsNT YesReference
Empidonax minimus Least FlycatcherAvesSmith MillsNE YesReference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Tringa flavipes Lesser YellowlegsAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Melospiza lincolnii Lincoln's SparrowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Egretta caerulea Little Blue HeronAvesSmith MillsNE YesReference
Limnodromus scolopaceus Long-billed DowitcherAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Cistothorus palustris Marsh WrenAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Ictinia mississippiensis Mississippi KiteAvesSmith MillsNS YesReference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Geothlypis philadelphia Mourning WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Ammodramus nelsoni Nelson's SparrowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Circus cyaneus Northern HarrierAvesSmith MillsNT YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesSmith MillsNE Reference
Parkesia noveboracensis Northern WaterthrushAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Oreothlypis celata Orange-crowned WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesSmith MillsNE YesReference
Vireo philadelphicus Philadelphia VireoAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesSmith MillsNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Spinus pinus Pine SiskinAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Haemorhous purpureus Purple FinchAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Porphyrio martinicus Purple GallinuleAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Mergus serrator Red-breasted MerganserAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesSmith MillsNE YesReference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Pheucticus ludovicianus Rose-breasted GrosbeakAvesSmith MillsNS YesReference
Chen rossii Ross's GooseAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Buteo lagopus Rough-legged HawkAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Arenaria interpres Ruddy TurnstoneAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Calidris pugnax RuffAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Calidris alba SanderlingAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Cistothorus platensis Sedge WrenAvesSmith MillsNS YesReference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Calidris pusilla Semipalmated SandpiperAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesSmith MillsNS YesReference
Limnodromus griseus Short-billed DowitcherAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Asio flammeus Short-eared OwlAvesSmith MillsNE YesReference
Chen caerulescens Snow GooseAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Egretta thula Snowy EgretAvesSmith MillsNE Reference
Bubo scandiacus Snowy OwlAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Tringa solitaria Solitary SandpiperAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Porzana carolina SoraAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesSmith MillsNE YesReference
Calidris himantopus Stilt SandpiperAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Buteo swainsoni Swainson's HawkAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Cygnus columbianus Tundra SwanAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Bartramia longicauda Upland SandpiperAvesSmith MillsNH YesReference
Catharus fuscescens VeeryAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Pooecetes gramineus Vesper SparrowAvesSmith MillsNE YesReference
Rallus limicola Virginia RailAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Calidris mauri Western SandpiperAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Plegadis chihi White-faced IbisAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Calidris fuscicollis White-rumped SandpiperAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Melanitta fusca White-winged ScoterAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Tringa semipalmata WilletAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Empidonax traillii Willow FlycatcherAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Phalaropus tricolor Wilson's PhalaropeAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Gallinago delicata Wilson's SnipeAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Cardellina pusilla Wilson's WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Coturnicops noveboracensis Yellow RailAvesSmith MillsNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Empidonax flaviventris Yellow-bellied FlycatcherAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Nyctanassa violacea Yellow-crowned Night-heronAvesSmith MillsNT YesReference
Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus Yellow-headed BlackbirdAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesSmith MillsNN Reference
242 species are listed.