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 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 brown thrasher perched amid tree branches.

    Brown Thrasher

    Toxostoma rufum
    Photo of a male bufflehead duck floating on water

    Bufflehead

    Bucephala albeola
    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
    large gray and white bird perching on a black branch

    Cooper's Hawk

    Accipiter cooperii
    Photo of Eurasian collared-dove walking on grass

    Eurasian Collared-Dove

    Streptopelia decaocto
    invasive icon

    Invasive

    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 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 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
    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
    Photo of male and female mallards walking on ice

    Mallard

    Anas platyrhynchos
    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

    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 a ring-billed gull standing on a rock, water in background.

    Ring-Billed Gull

    Larus delawarensis
    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 a male scissor-tailed flycatcher perched on a barbwire fence.

    Scissor-Tailed Flycatcher

    Tyrannus forficatus
    short eared owl

    Short-Eared Owl

    Asio flammeus
    snowy owl

    Snowy Owl

    Nyctea scandiaca
    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