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: Williamstown.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Empidonax virescens Acadian FlycatcherAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesWilliamstownNN YesReference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Spizelloides arborea American Tree SparrowAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Scolopax minor American WoodcockAvesWilliamstownNN YesReference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesWilliamstownNT YesReference
Icterus galbula Baltimore OrioleAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Tyto alba Barn OwlAvesWilliamstownNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesWilliamstownNN YesReference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Chordeiles minor Common NighthawkAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's HawkAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Junco hyemalis Dark-eyed JuncoAvesWilliamstownNS Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Antrostomus vociferus Eastern Whip-poor-willAvesWilliamstownNN YesReference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Streptopelia decaocto Eurasian Collared-doveAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesWilliamstownNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Troglodytes aedon House WrenAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesWilliamstownNN YesReference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesWilliamstownNN YesReference
Asio otus Long-eared OwlAvesWilliamstownNE YesReference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesWilliamstownNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Setophaga discolor Prairie WarblerAvesWilliamstownNN YesReference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesWilliamstownNN YesReference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Piranga olivacea Scarlet TanagerAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Bubo scandiacus Snowy OwlAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-crowned SparrowAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Zonotrichia albicollis White-throated SparrowAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesWilliamstownNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Vireo flavifrons Yellow-throated VireoAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
Setophaga dominica Yellow-throated WarblerAvesWilliamstownNN Reference
98 species are listed.