Photo of an Acadian flycatcher perched on a twig.

    Acadian Flycatcher

    Empidonax virescens
    Image of an american kestrel

    American Kestrel

    Falco sparverius
    Photograph of American White Pelican in flight

    American White Pelican

    Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
    Photo of an American wigeon pair floating on water surface.

    American Wigeon

    Anas americana
    Image of bachman's sparrow

    Bachman's Sparrow

    Peucaea aestivalis (formerly Aimophila aestivalis)
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    Endangered

    Image of barn owl face.

    Barn Owl

    Tyto alba
    Photo of a Bell's vireo perched on a small branch.

    Bell’s Vireo

    Vireo bellii
    Photo of a belted kingfisher, perched on branch tip, side view.

    Belted Kingfisher

    Megaceryle alcyon (formerly Ceryle alcyon)
    Photo of two black vultures standing on the ground

    Black Vulture

    Coragyps atratus
    Black-capped chickadee image showing characters for identification.

    Black-Capped Chickadee and Carolina Chickadee

    Poecile atricapillus and P. carolinensis
    Photo of a black-crowned night-heron walking in shallow water.

    Black-Crowned Night-Heron

    Nycticorax nycticorax
    Photo of blue jay perched on branch

    Blue Jay

    Cyanocitta cristata
    Photo of a male blue-winged teal floating on water.

    Blue-Winged Teal

    Anas discors
    Photograph of a Brown Creeper

    Brown Creeper

    Certhia americana
    Photo of a male cerulean warbler held in a hand

    Cerulean Warbler

    Setophaga cerulea (formerly Dendroica cerulea)
    Photo of a male common goldeneye floating on the surface of the Mississippi River

    Common Goldeneye

    Bucephala clangula
    Photo of a male common merganser floating on water.

    Common Merganser

    Mergus merganser
    large gray and white bird perching on a black branch

    Cooper's Hawk

    Accipiter cooperii
    Image of a dark-eyed junco

    Dark-Eyed Junco

    Junco hyemalis
    Photo of a male dickcissel in breeding plumage, perched.

    Dickcissel

    Spiza americana
    Image of eastern bluebird

    Eastern Bluebird

    Sialia sialis
    Photo of an eastern kingbird perched on a branch.

    Eastern Kingbird

    Tyrannus tyrannus
    Photo of an eastern phoebe perched on a small branch.

    Eastern Phoebe

    Sayornis phoebe
    Eastern Wood Pewee

    Eastern Wood-Pewee

    Contopus virens
    Photo of Eurasian collared-dove walking on grass

    Eurasian Collared-Dove

    Streptopelia decaocto
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    Invasive

    Photo of a male evening grosbeak eating sunflower seeds at a feeder.

    Evening Grosbeak

    Coccothraustes vespertinus
    Image of a field sparrow

    Field Sparrow

    Spizella pusilla
    Photo of great blue heron

    Great Blue Heron

    Ardea herodias
    Photo of a pair of greater scaup floating on water.

    Greater Scaup

    Aythyra marila
    Photo of a greater yellowlegs wading in water.

    Greater Yellowlegs

    Tringa melanoleuca
    Photo of an immature harris's sparrow

    Harris's Sparrow

    Zonotrichia querula
    Photo of a juvenile herring gull standing in shallow water.

    Herring Gull

    Larus argentatus
    Photo of a hooded merganser pair floating on water.

    Hooded Merganser

    Lophodytes cucullatus
    Photo of a horned grebe in winter plumage floating on the water

    Horned Grebe

    Podiceps auritus
    Photo of a Le Conte's sparrow

    Le Conte's Sparrow

    Ammodramus leconteii
    Image of a least tern

    Least Tern

    Sternula antillarum
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    Endangered

    Photo of a lesser scaup pair floating on water.

    Lesser Scaup

    Aythya affinis
    Side view of lesser yellowlegs walking in shallow water

    Lesser Yellowlegs

    Tringa flavipes
    Image of lincoln's sparrow

    Lincoln's Sparrow

    Melospiza lincolnii
    Photo of a perched loggerhead shrike

    Loggerhead Shrike

    Lanius ludovicianus
    Photo of male and female mallards walking on ice

    Mallard

    Anas platyrhynchos
    Photo of a northern harrier in flight, viewed from side

    Northern Harrier

    Circus hudsonius (sometimes called C. cyaneus)
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    Endangered

    Photo of a northern mockingbird perched on sumac branch with snow falling.

    Northern Mockingbird

    Mimus polyglottos
    Photo of a northern parula perched on a stick

    Northern Parula

    Setophaga americana (formerly Parula americana)
    Photo of a northern pintail pair floating on water.
    Northern Saw-Whet Owl

    Northern Saw-Whet Owl

    Aegolius acadicus
    Side view of pectoral sandpiper, wading and dipping bill into water

    Pectoral Sandpiper

    Calidris melanotos
    Closeup photo of head of peregrine falcon

    Peregrine Falcon

    Falco peregrinus
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    Endangered

    Photograph of a male red-bellied woodpecker

    Red-Bellied Woodpecker

    Melanerpes carolinus

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