Image of an american kestrel

    American Kestrel

    Falco sparverius
    Image of an american tree sparrow

    American Tree Sparrow

    Spizelloides arborea (formerly Spizella arborea)
    photo of American woodcock

    American Woodcock

    Scolopax minor
    Image of bachman's sparrow

    Bachman's Sparrow

    Peucaea aestivalis (formerly Aimophila aestivalis)
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    Endangered

    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 a male canvasback floating on the water.

    Canvasback

    Aythya valisineria
    Photo of a male common merganser floating on water.

    Common Merganser

    Mergus merganser
    Photo of an eastern phoebe perched on a small branch.

    Eastern Phoebe

    Sayornis phoebe
    Photo of an eastern whip-poor-will crouching on leaf litter.

    Eastern Whip-Poor-Will

    Antrostomus vociferus (Caprimulgus vociferus)
    Photo of a pair of gadwall floating on water.

    Gadwall

    Anas strepera
    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 hooded merganser pair floating on water.

    Hooded Merganser

    Lophodytes cucullatus
    Photo of a lark sparrow walking on the ground

    Lark Sparrow

    Chondestes grammacus
    Photo of a Le Conte's sparrow

    Le Conte's Sparrow

    Ammodramus leconteii
    Image of a least tern

    Least Tern

    Sternula antillarum
    exclamation mark

    Endangered

    Photo of a lesser scaup pair floating on water.

    Lesser Scaup

    Aythya affinis
    Image of lincoln's sparrow

    Lincoln's Sparrow

    Melospiza lincolnii
    Photograph of a Mourning Dove walking on the ground

    Mourning Dove

    Zenaida macroura
    Image of a northern flicker

    Northern Flicker

    Colaptes auratus
    Closeup photo of head of peregrine falcon

    Peregrine Falcon

    Falco peregrinus
    exclamation mark

    Endangered

    Photograph of a male red-bellied woodpecker

    Red-Bellied Woodpecker

    Melanerpes carolinus
    Photo of a red-eyed vireo perched on a small branch.

    Red-Eyed Vireo

    Vireo olivaceus
    Photo of redhead drake floating on water.

    Redhead

    Aythya americana
    Photo of a pair of ring-necked ducks floating on water.

    Ring-Necked Duck

    Aythya collaris
    Photo of ruffed grouse standing on a log

    Ruffed Grouse

    Bonasa umbellus
    Rusty Blackbird

    Rusty Blackbird

    Euphagus carolinus
    Photo of a snow goose standing in a winter field

    Snow Goose

    Chen caerulescens
    Photo of a sora seen from the side.

    Sora

    Porzana carolina
    Photo of a vesper sparrow perched on a barbwire fence

    Vesper Sparrow

    Pooecetes gramineus
    Photo of a Virginia rail walking on tamped-down aquatic vegetation.

    Virginia Rail

    Rallus limicola
    Photograph of a White-Breasted Nuthatch

    White-Breasted Nuthatch

    Sitta carolinensis
    photo of a wood duck

    Wood Duck

    Aix sponsa
    Photo of a yellow-crowned night-heron standing in water.

    Yellow-Crowned Night-Heron

    Nyctanassa violacea