Photo of an Acadian flycatcher perched on a twig.

    Acadian Flycatcher

    Empidonax virescens
    American Golden-Plover

    American Golden-Plover

    Pluvialis dominica
    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)
    exclamation mark

    Endangered

    Photo of bald eagle soaring

    Bald Eagle

    Haliaeetus leucocephalus
    Photo of male Baltimore oriole perched on branch

    Baltimore Oriole

    Icterus galbula
    Image of barn owl face.

    Barn Owl

    Tyto alba
    Image of barred owl

    Barred Owl

    Strix varia
    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

    Ceryle alcyon
    Photo of two black vultures standing on the ground

    Black Vulture

    Coragyps atratus
    Photo of a male black-and-white warbler perched on a branch.
    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
    bobolink

    Bobolink

    Dolichonyx oryzivorus
    Photo of a broad-winged hawk perched on a branch in the sunshine.

    Broad-Winged Hawk

    Buteo platypterus
    Photograph of a Brown Creeper

    Brown Creeper

    Certhia americana
    Photo of a brown thrasher perched amid tree branches.

    Brown Thrasher

    Toxostoma rufum
    Photo of a male bufflehead duck floating on water

    Bufflehead

    Bucephala albeola
    Photo of Canada goose swimming

    Canada Goose

    Branta canadensis
    Photo of a Carolina wren perched near a bird feeder.

    Carolina Wren

    Thryothorus ludovicianus
    Photo of a cattle egret

    Cattle Egret

    Bubulcus ibis
    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
    Photo of a common nighthawk on a fence rail.

    Common Nighthawk

    Chordeiles minor
    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
    Photo of male downy woodpecker clinging to suet feeder

    Downy Woodpecker

    Picoides pubescens
    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 meadowlark, side view, on snowy ground.

    Eastern Meadowlark

    Sturnella magna
    Photo of an eastern phoebe perched on a small branch.

    Eastern Phoebe

    Sayornis phoebe
    Photo of an eastern towhee male, eating, three-quarter view.

    Eastern Towhee

    Pipilo erythrophthalmus
    Eastern Wood Pewee

    Eastern Wood-Pewee

    Contopus virens
    Photo of Eurasian collared-dove walking on grass

    Eurasian Collared-Dove

    Streptopelia decaocto
    invasive icon

    Invasive

    Photograph of a Eurasian Tree Sparrow perched on a brick surface

    Eurasian Tree Sparrow

    Passer montanus
    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 great egret

    Great Egret

    Ardea alba
    Photo of a great horned owl on a tree branch

    Great Horned Owl

    Bubo virginianus
    Photo of a male greater prairie-chicken in courtship display

    Greater Prairie-Chicken

    Tympanuchus cupido
    exclamation mark

    Endangered

    Photo of a greater roadrunner, side view

    Greater Roadrunner

    Geococcyx californianus
    Photo of a pair of greater scaup floating on water.

    Greater Scaup

    Aythyra marila

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