Photo of an Acadian flycatcher perched on a twig.

    Acadian Flycatcher

    Empidonax virescens
    American Golden-Plover

    American Golden-Plover

    Pluvialis dominica
    Photo of male Baltimore oriole perched on branch

    Baltimore Oriole

    Icterus galbula
    Photo of a barn swallow in flight.

    Barn Swallow

    Hirundo rustica
    Image of barred owl

    Barred Owl

    Strix varia
    Photo of a bay-breasted warbler

    Bay-Breasted Warbler

    Setophaga castanea (formerly Dendroica castanea)
    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
    Photograph of a Brown Creeper

    Brown Creeper

    Certhia americana
    Photo of male brown-headed cowbird

    Brown-Headed Cowbird

    Molothrus ater
    Photo of a male canvasback floating on the water.

    Canvasback

    Aythya valisineria
    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 cedar waxwing perched on a branch.

    Cedar Waxwing

    Bombycilla cedrorum
    Photo of three cliff swallow nests attached to the soffit of a building, with a parent attending.

    Cliff Swallow

    Petrechelidon pyrrhonota
    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 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)
    Eastern Wood Pewee

    Eastern Wood-Pewee

    Contopus virens
    Photograph of a European Starling

    European Starling

    Sturnus vulgaris
    invasive icon

    Invasive

    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 green-winged teal pair floating on water.
    Photo of a hooded merganser pair floating on water.

    Hooded Merganser

    Lophodytes cucullatus
    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
    Photo of male northern cardinal

    Northern Cardinal

    Cardinalis cardinalis
    Image of a northern flicker

    Northern Flicker

    Colaptes auratus
    Northern Saw-Whet Owl

    Northern Saw-Whet Owl

    Aegolius acadicus
    Image of an ovenbird

    Ovenbird

    Seiurus aurocapillus
    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 male red-winged blackbird singing

    Red-Winged Blackbird

    Agelaius phoeniceus
    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
    Ruby-throated hummingbird in flight

    Ruby-Throated Hummingbird

    Archilochus colubris
    Photo of ruffed grouse standing on a log

    Ruffed Grouse

    Bonasa umbellus
    Rusty Blackbird

    Rusty Blackbird

    Euphagus carolinus
    Photo of 2 sandhill cranes in corn stubble

    Sandhill Crane

    Grus canadensis
    Photo of a savannah sparrow

    Savannah Sparrow

    Passerculus sandwichensis
    Photo of a snow goose standing in a winter field

    Snow Goose

    Chen caerulescens
    Image of a song sparrow

    Song Sparrow

    Melospiza melodia

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