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: Vest.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesVestNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesVestNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesVestNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesVestNN YesReference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesVestNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesVestNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesVestNN YesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesVestNT YesReference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesVestNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesVestNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesVestNN Reference
Setophaga virens Black-throated Green WarblerAvesVestNN YesReference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesVestNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesVestNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesVestNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesVestNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesVestNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesVestNN YesReference
Dolichonyx oryzivorus BobolinkAvesVestNS YesReference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesVestNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesVestNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesVestNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesVestNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesVestNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesVestNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesVestNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesVestNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesVestNN YesReference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesVestNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesVestNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesVestNN Reference
Corvus corax Common RavenAvesVestNT YesReference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesVestNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesVestNN YesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesVestNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesVestNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesVestNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesVestNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesVestNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesVestNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesVestNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesVestNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesVestNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesVestNN Reference
Aquila chrysaetos Golden EagleAvesVestNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesVestNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesVestNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesVestNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesVestNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesVestNN Reference
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's SparrowAvesVestNS YesReference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesVestNT YesReference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesVestNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesVestNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesVestNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesVestNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesVestNN Reference
Tringa flavipes Lesser YellowlegsAvesVestNN YesReference
Parkesia motacilla Louisiana WaterthrushAvesVestNN YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesVestNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesVestNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesVestNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesVestNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesVestNN Reference
Circus cyaneus Northern HarrierAvesVestNT YesReference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesVestNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesVestNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesVestNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesVestNS YesReference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesVestNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesVestNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesVestNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesVestNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesVestNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesVestNN YesReference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesVestNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesVestNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesVestNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesVestNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesVestNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesVestNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesVestNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesVestNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesVestNN Reference
Calidris pusilla Semipalmated SandpiperAvesVestNN YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesVestNN Reference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesVestNE YesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesVestNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesVestNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesVestNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesVestNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesVestNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesVestNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesVestNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesVestNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesVestNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesVestNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesVestNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesVestNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesVestNN Reference
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