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: Whitesburg.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Anas rubripes American Black DuckAvesWhitesburgNN YesReference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Setophaga ruticilla American RedstartAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesWhitesburgNT YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Setophaga castanea Bay-breasted WarblerAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Mniotilta varia Black-and-white WarblerAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Setophaga caerulescens Black-throated Blue WarblerAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Setophaga virens Black-throated Green WarblerAvesWhitesburgNN YesReference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Vireo solitarius Blue-headed VireoAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesWhitesburgNN YesReference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Setophaga tigrina Cape May WarblerAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Setophaga cerulea Cerulean WarblerAvesWhitesburgNN YesReference
Setophaga pensylvanica Chestnut-sided WarblerAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Antrostomus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widowAvesWhitesburgNN YesReference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Corvus corax Common RavenAvesWhitesburgNT YesReference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesWhitesburgNS Reference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesWhitesburgNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned KingletAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Catharus minimus Gray-cheeked ThrushAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Catharus guttatus Hermit ThrushAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Setophaga citrina Hooded WarblerAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesWhitesburgNN YesReference
Setophaga magnolia Magnolia WarblerAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesWhitesburgNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Parkesia noveboracensis Northern WaterthrushAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Pandion haliaetus OspreyAvesWhitesburgNS YesReference
Seiurus aurocapilla OvenbirdAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesWhitesburgNE YesReference
Vireo philadelphicus Philadelphia VireoAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Setophaga pinus Pine WarblerAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned KingletAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Bonasa umbellus Ruffed GrouseAvesWhitesburgNN YesReference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesWhitesburgNN YesReference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned HawkAvesWhitesburgNS YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Onychoprion fuscatus Sooty TernAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Catharus ustulatus Swainson's ThrushAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Limnothlypis swainsonii Swainson's WarblerAvesWhitesburgNN YesReference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Oreothlypis peregrina Tennessee WarblerAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Catharus fuscescens VeeryAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Troglodytes hiemalis Winter WrenAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesWhitesburgNN YesReference
Helmitheros vermivorum Worm-eating WarblerAvesWhitesburgNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Sphyrapicus varius Yellow-bellied SapsuckerAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesWhitesburgNN Reference
113 species are listed.