Photo of an Acadian flycatcher perched on a twig.

    Acadian Flycatcher

    Empidonax virescens
    Photo of an American coot.

    American Coot

    Fulica americana
    Image of a male American redstart

    American Redstart

    Setophaga ruticilla
    american robin

    American Robin

    Turdus migratorius
    Photograph of American White Pelican in flight

    American White Pelican

    Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
    Image of barn owl face.

    Barn Owl

    Tyto alba
    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
    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
    Photograph of a Brown Creeper

    Brown Creeper

    Certhia americana
    Photo of a male canvasback floating on the water.

    Canvasback

    Aythya valisineria
    Photo of a cedar waxwing perched on a branch.

    Cedar Waxwing

    Bombycilla cedrorum
    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
    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
    Photograph of two Double-Crested Cormorants perched on log above water

    Double-Crested Cormorant

    Phalacrocorax auritus
    Photo of an eastern kingbird perched on a branch.

    Eastern Kingbird

    Tyrannus tyrannus
    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
    Photo of a pair of gadwall floating on water.

    Gadwall

    Anas strepera
    Photo of a gray catbird on a small branch, showing undertail feathers.

    Gray Catbird

    Dumetella carolinensis
    Photo of great blue heron

    Great Blue Heron

    Ardea herodias
    Photo of a pair of greater scaup floating on water.

    Greater Scaup

    Aythyra marila
    Photo of a green heron

    Green Heron

    Butorides virescens
    Photo of a green-winged teal pair floating on water.
    Photo of a juvenile herring gull standing in shallow water.

    Herring Gull

    Larus argentatus
    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
    Photograph of house wren perched on a branch

    House Wren

    Troglodytes aedon
    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 parula perched on a stick

    Northern Parula

    Setophaga americana (formerly Parula americana)
    Northern Saw-Whet Owl

    Northern Saw-Whet Owl

    Aegolius acadicus
    Photo of a male orchard oriole

    Orchard Oriole

    Icterus spurius
    Closeup photo of head of peregrine falcon

    Peregrine Falcon

    Falco peregrinus
    exclamation mark

    Endangered

    Photo of a prothonotary warbler perched on a small branch.

    Prothonotary Warbler

    Protonotaria citrea
    Photograph of a male red-bellied woodpecker

    Red-Bellied Woodpecker

    Melanerpes carolinus
    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

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