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
    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

    Photo of bald eagle soaring

    Bald Eagle

    Haliaeetus leucocephalus
    Photo of male Baltimore oriole perched on branch

    Baltimore Oriole

    Icterus galbula
    Image of barred owl

    Barred Owl

    Strix varia
    Photo of a black-crowned night-heron walking in shallow water.

    Black-Crowned Night-Heron

    Nycticorax nycticorax
    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 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
    Photo of a male dickcissel in breeding plumage, perched.

    Dickcissel

    Spiza americana
    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
    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 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
    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 horned grebe in winter plumage floating on the water

    Horned Grebe

    Podiceps auritus
    Photo of a horned lark standing on sand in very shallow water.

    Horned Lark

    Eremophila alpestris
    Photo of a male house sparrow

    House Sparrow

    Passer domesticus
    Photo of a killdeer standing on a chert gravel surface.

    Killdeer

    Charadrius vociferus
    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
    No photo available

    Louisiana Waterthrush

    Parkesia motacilla (formerly Seiurus motacilla)
    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 cyaneus
    exclamation mark

    Endangered

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

    Northern Shoveler

    Anas clypeata

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See Also

Photo of a Snowberry Clearwing

Snowberry Clearwing

Hemaris diffinis
White-Lined Sphinx Moth

White-Lined Sphinx

Hyles lineata
Photo of a tricolored bat hanging from a cave ceiling.

Tri-Colored Bat

Perimyotis subflavus (formerly Pipistrellus subflavus)
Photo of four gray myotises clinging to a cave ceiling.

Gray Myotis (Gray Bat)

Myotis grisescens

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