Photo of an American coot.

    American Coot

    Fulica americana
    Photograph of American Crow

    American Crow

    Corvus brachyrhynchos
    American Golden-Plover

    American Golden-Plover

    Pluvialis dominica
    Photo of an American wigeon pair floating on water surface.

    American Wigeon

    Anas americana
    photo of American woodcock

    American Woodcock

    Scolopax minor
    Image of barn owl face.

    Barn Owl

    Tyto alba
    Photo of a belted kingfisher, perched on branch tip, side view.

    Belted Kingfisher

    Ceryle alcyon
    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
    Photo of a broad-winged hawk perched on a branch in the sunshine.

    Broad-Winged Hawk

    Buteo platypterus
    Photo of a male bufflehead duck floating on water

    Bufflehead

    Bucephala albeola
    Photo of a male canvasback floating on the water.

    Canvasback

    Aythya valisineria
    Photo of a cattle egret

    Cattle Egret

    Bubulcus ibis
    Photo of a male common goldeneye floating on the surface of the Mississippi River

    Common Goldeneye

    Bucephala clangula
    Photograph of a Common Grackle

    Common Grackle

    Quiscalus quiscula
    large gray and white bird perching on a black branch

    Cooper's Hawk

    Accipiter cooperii
    Photo of a pair of gadwall floating on water.

    Gadwall

    Anas strepera
    Photo of a great horned owl on a tree branch

    Great Horned Owl

    Bubo virginianus
    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 a green heron

    Green Heron

    Butorides virescens
    Photo of a green-winged teal pair floating on water.
    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 least bittern male walking.

    Least Bittern

    Ixobrychus exilis
    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 long-eared owl.

    Long-Eared Owl

    Asio otus
    Photo of male and female mallards walking on ice

    Mallard

    Anas platyrhynchos
    Photograph of a Mourning Dove walking on the ground

    Mourning Dove

    Zenaida macroura
    Image of a northern flicker

    Northern Flicker

    Colaptes auratus
    Photo of a northern pintail pair floating on water.
    Photo of a northern shoveler pair floating on water.

    Northern Shoveler

    Anas clypeata
    Closeup photo of head of peregrine falcon

    Peregrine Falcon

    Falco peregrinus
    exclamation mark

    Endangered

    Photo of a pied-billed grebe nonbreeding form.

    Pied-Billed Grebe

    Podilymbus podiceps
    Photograph of a pileated woodpecker, side view

    Pileated Woodpecker

    Dryocopus pileatus
    Photograph of a male red-bellied woodpecker

    Red-Bellied Woodpecker

    Melanerpes carolinus
    Photograph of a red-headed woodpecker at a bird feeder

    Red-Headed Woodpecker

    Melanerpes erythrocephalus
    Photo of redhead drake floating on water.

    Redhead

    Aythya americana
    Photo of a ring-billed gull standing on a rock, water in background.

    Ring-Billed Gull

    Larus delawarensis
    Photo of a pair of ring-necked ducks floating on water.

    Ring-Necked Duck

    Aythya collaris
    Photo of a Ross's goose walking on grass.

    Ross’s Goose

    Chen rossii
    Photo of a male ruddy duck in breeding plumage, floating on water

    Ruddy Duck

    Oxyura jamaicensis
    Photo of ruffed grouse standing on a log

    Ruffed Grouse

    Bonasa umbellus
    Photo of a male scissor-tailed flycatcher perched on a barbwire fence.

    Scissor-Tailed Flycatcher

    Tyrannus forficatus
    Photo of a Wilson's snipe, a pudgy, long-billed bird, wading in a marsh.

    Wilson's Snipe

    Gallinago delicata
    photo of a wood duck

    Wood Duck

    Aix sponsa