Species Information

Aves (Bird) observations for selected quads


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List Aves (Bird) observations in 1 selected quad.
Selected quad is: Woodburn.


Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassQuadUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Recurvirostra americana American AvocetAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Botaurus lentiginosus American BitternAvesWoodburnNH YesReference
Fulica americana American CootAvesWoodburnNE Reference
Corvus brachyrhynchos American CrowAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Pluvialis dominica American Golden-ploverAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Spinus tristis American GoldfinchAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Falco sparverius American KestrelAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Anthus rubescens American PipitAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Turdus migratorius American RobinAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos American White PelicanAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Anas americana American WigeonAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Calidris bairdii Baird's SandpiperAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald EagleAvesWoodburnNT YesReference
Riparia riparia Bank SwallowAvesWoodburnNS YesReference
Hirundo rustica Barn SwallowAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Strix varia Barred OwlAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Vireo bellii Bell's VireoAvesWoodburnNS YesReference
Megaceryle alcyon Belted KingfisherAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Thryomanes bewickii Bewick's WrenAvesWoodburnNS YesReference
Coragyps atratus Black VultureAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Pluvialis squatarola Black-bellied PloverAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Himantopus mexicanus Black-necked StiltAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Setophaga virens Black-throated Green WarblerAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Passerina caerulea Blue GrosbeakAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Cyanocitta cristata Blue JayAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray GnatcatcherAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Anas discors Blue-winged TealAvesWoodburnNT Reference
Vermivora cyanoptera Blue-winged WarblerAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Dolichonyx oryzivorus BobolinkAvesWoodburnNS YesReference
Chroicocephalus philadelphia Bonaparte's GullAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Euphagus cyanocephalus Brewer's BlackbirdAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Buteo platypterus Broad-winged HawkAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Toxostoma rufum Brown ThrasherAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Molothrus ater Brown-headed CowbirdAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Bucephala albeola BuffleheadAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Branta hutchinsii Cackling GooseAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Branta canadensis Canada GooseAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Aythya valisineria CanvasbackAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Poecile carolinensis Carolina ChickadeeAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina WrenAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Hydroprogne caspia Caspian TernAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Bubulcus ibis Cattle EgretAvesWoodburnNS Reference
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar WaxwingAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Chaetura pelagica Chimney SwiftAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Spizella passerina Chipping SparrowAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Anas cyanoptera Cinnamon TealAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota Cliff SwallowAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Gallinula galeata Common GallinuleAvesWoodburnNT YesReference
Bucephala clangula Common GoldeneyeAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Quiscalus quiscula Common GrackleAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Gavia immer Common LoonAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Sterna hirundo Common TernAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Geothlypis trichas Common YellowthroatAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Calidris ferruginea Curlew SandpiperAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Spiza americana DickcisselAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested CormorantAvesWoodburnNT Reference
Picoides pubescens Downy WoodpeckerAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Calidris alpina DunlinAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Podiceps nigricollis Eared GrebeAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Sialia sialis Eastern BluebirdAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern KingbirdAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Sturnella magna Eastern MeadowlarkAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Sayornis phoebe Eastern PhoebeAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-OwlAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern TowheeAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Contopus virens Eastern Wood-PeweeAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Anas penelope Eurasian WigeonAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Sturnus vulgaris European StarlingAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Spizella pusilla Field SparrowAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Sterna forsteri Forster's TernAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Leucophaeus pipixcan Franklin's GullAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Anas strepera GadwallAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Plegadis falcinellus Glossy IbisAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Aquila chrysaetos Golden EagleAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper SparrowAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Dumetella carolinensis Gray CatbirdAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Ardea herodias Great Blue HeronAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested FlycatcherAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Ardea alba Great EgretAvesWoodburnNT YesReference
Bubo virginianus Great Horned OwlAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Aythya marila Greater ScaupAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Anser albifrons Greater White-fronted GooseAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Tringa melanoleuca Greater YellowlegsAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Butorides virescens Green HeronAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Anas crecca Green-winged TealAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Picoides villosus Hairy WoodpeckerAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Larus argentatus Herring GullAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded MerganserAvesWoodburnNT YesReference
Podiceps auritus Horned GrebeAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Eremophila alpestris Horned LarkAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Haemorhous mexicanus House FinchAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Passer domesticus House SparrowAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Limosa haemastica Hudsonian GodwitAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Passerina cyanea Indigo BuntingAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Sternula antillarum athalassos Interior Least TernAvesWoodburnEE YesReference
Geothlypis formosa Kentucky WarblerAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Charadrius vociferus KilldeerAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Calcarius lapponicus Lapland LongspurAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Chondestes grammacus Lark SparrowAvesWoodburnNT YesReference
Leucophaeus atricilla Laughing GullAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Calidris minutilla Least SandpiperAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Larus fuscus Lesser Black-backed GullAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Aythya affinis Lesser ScaupAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Tringa flavipes Lesser YellowlegsAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Melospiza lincolnii Lincoln's SparrowAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Egretta caerulea Little Blue HeronAvesWoodburnNE YesReference
Hydrocoloeus minutus Little GullAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead ShrikeAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Limnodromus scolopaceus Long-billed DowitcherAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Anas platyrhynchos MallardAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Limosa fedoa Marbled GodwitAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Cistothorus palustris Marsh WrenAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Falco columbarius MerlinAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Ictinia mississippiensis Mississippi KiteAvesWoodburnNS YesReference
Anas fulvigula Mottled DuckAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Zenaida macroura Mourning DoveAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Geothlypis philadelphia Mourning WarblerAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Oreothlypis ruficapilla Nashville WarblerAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Ammodramus nelsoni Nelson's SparrowAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Colinus virginianus Northern BobwhiteAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern CardinalAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Colaptes auratus Northern FlickerAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Circus cyaneus Northern HarrierAvesWoodburnNT YesReference
Mimus polyglottos Northern MockingbirdAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Setophaga americana Northern ParulaAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Anas acuta Northern PintailAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Stelgidopteryx serripennis Northern Rough-winged SwallowAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Anas clypeata Northern ShovelerAvesWoodburnNE Reference
Parkesia noveboracensis Northern WaterthrushAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Icterus spurius Orchard OrioleAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Setophaga palmarum Palm WarblerAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Calidris melanotos Pectoral SandpiperAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Falco peregrinus Peregrine FalconAvesWoodburnNE YesReference
Vireo philadelphicus Philadelphia VireoAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Podilymbus podiceps Pied-billed GrebeAvesWoodburnNE YesReference
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated WoodpeckerAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Charadrius melodus Piping PloverAvesWoodburnTN YesReference
Porphyrio martinicus Purple GallinuleAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Progne subis Purple MartinAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Calidris canutus Red KnotAvesWoodburnTN Reference
Phalaropus fulicarius Red PhalaropeAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied WoodpeckerAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Mergus serrator Red-breasted MerganserAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted NuthatchAvesWoodburnNE YesReference
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed VireoAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Melanerpes erythrocephalus Red-headed WoodpeckerAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Phalaropus lobatus Red-necked PhalaropeAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered HawkAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed HawkAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged BlackbirdAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Aythya americana RedheadAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed GullAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Aythya collaris Ring-necked DuckAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Columba livia Rock PigeonAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Chen rossii Ross's GooseAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Buteo lagopus Rough-legged HawkAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated HummingbirdAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Oxyura jamaicensis Ruddy DuckAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Arenaria interpres Ruddy TurnstoneAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Calidris pugnax RuffAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Euphagus carolinus Rusty BlackbirdAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Calidris alba SanderlingAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Antigone canadensis Sandhill CraneAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Passerculus sandwichensis Savannah SparrowAvesWoodburnNS YesReference
Cistothorus platensis Sedge WrenAvesWoodburnNS YesReference
Charadrius semipalmatus Semipalmated PloverAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Calidris pusilla Semipalmated SandpiperAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Limnodromus griseus Short-billed DowitcherAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Plectrophenax nivalis Snow BuntingAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Chen caerulescens Snow GooseAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Egretta thula Snowy EgretAvesWoodburnNE Reference
Tringa solitaria Solitary SandpiperAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Melospiza melodia Song SparrowAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Actitis macularius Spotted SandpiperAvesWoodburnNE YesReference
Calidris himantopus Stilt SandpiperAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Piranga rubra Summer TanagerAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Melanitta perspicillata Surf ScoterAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Melospiza georgiana Swamp SparrowAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Tachycineta bicolor Tree SwallowAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Egretta tricolor Tricolored HeronAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Aythya fuligula Tufted DuckAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted TitmouseAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Cathartes aura Turkey VultureAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Bartramia longicauda Upland SandpiperAvesWoodburnNH YesReference
Pooecetes gramineus Vesper SparrowAvesWoodburnNE YesReference
Vireo gilvus Warbling VireoAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Sturnella neglecta Western MeadowlarkAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Calidris mauri Western SandpiperAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Numenius phaeopus WhimbrelAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Eudocimus albus White IbisAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted NuthatchAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Vireo griseus White-eyed VireoAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Calidris fuscicollis White-rumped SandpiperAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Melanitta fusca White-winged ScoterAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Meleagris gallopavo Wild TurkeyAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Tringa semipalmata WilletAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Phalaropus tricolor Wilson's PhalaropeAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Gallinago delicata Wilson's SnipeAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Aix sponsa Wood DuckAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Hylocichla mustelina Wood ThrushAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Coturnicops noveboracensis Yellow RailAvesWoodburnNN YesReference
Setophaga petechia Yellow WarblerAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed CuckooAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted ChatAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus Yellow-headed BlackbirdAvesWoodburnNN Reference
Setophaga coronata Yellow-rumped WarblerAvesWoodburnNN Reference
206 species are listed.