Photograph of a male American Goldfinch in breeding plumage

    American Goldfinch

    Spinus tristis
    Image of an american kestrel

    American Kestrel

    Falco sparverius
    Image of a male American redstart

    American Redstart

    Setophaga ruticilla
    american robin

    American Robin

    Turdus migratorius
    Image of an american tree sparrow

    American Tree Sparrow

    Spizelloides arborea (formerly Spizella arborea)
    Photo of male Baltimore oriole perched on branch

    Baltimore Oriole

    Icterus galbula
    Photo of a barn swallow in flight.

    Barn Swallow

    Hirundo rustica
    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 male blue grosbeak

    Blue Grosbeak

    Passerina caerulea (formerly Guiraca caerulea)
    Photo of blue jay perched on branch

    Blue Jay

    Cyanocitta cristata
    bobolink

    Bobolink

    Dolichonyx oryzivorus
    Photo of male brown-headed cowbird

    Brown-Headed Cowbird

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

    Cliff Swallow

    Petrechelidon pyrrhonota
    Photograph of a Common Grackle

    Common Grackle

    Quiscalus quiscula
    Photo of a common nighthawk on a fence rail.

    Common Nighthawk

    Chordeiles minor
    Photo of male downy woodpecker clinging to suet feeder

    Downy Woodpecker

    Picoides pubescens
    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 towhee male, eating, three-quarter view.

    Eastern Towhee

    Pipilo erythrophthalmus
    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
    Photo of a gray catbird on a small branch, showing undertail feathers.

    Gray Catbird

    Dumetella carolinensis
    Photo of a male great-tailed grackle walking on a lawn

    Great-Tailed Grackle

    Quiscalus mexicanus
    Photo of an immature harris's sparrow

    Harris's Sparrow

    Zonotrichia querula
    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 lark sparrow walking on the ground

    Lark Sparrow

    Chondestes grammacus
    Photo of a Le Conte's sparrow

    Le Conte's Sparrow

    Ammodramus leconteii
    Image of lincoln's sparrow

    Lincoln's Sparrow

    Melospiza lincolnii
    Photo of a perched loggerhead shrike

    Loggerhead Shrike

    Lanius ludovicianus
    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 male orchard oriole

    Orchard Oriole

    Icterus spurius
    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 male red-winged blackbird singing

    Red-Winged Blackbird

    Agelaius phoeniceus
    Image of a rose-breasted grosbeak

    Rose-Breasted Grosbeak

    Pheucticus ludovicianus
    Image of a male scarlet tanager

    Scarlet Tanager

    Piranga olivacea
    Photo of a male scissor-tailed flycatcher perched on a barbwire fence.

    Scissor-Tailed Flycatcher

    Tyrannus forficatus
    Photo of a vesper sparrow perched on a barbwire fence

    Vesper Sparrow

    Pooecetes gramineus
    Photograph of a White-Breasted Nuthatch

    White-Breasted Nuthatch

    Sitta carolinensis
    Image of a white-crowned sparrow

    White-Crowned Sparrow

    Zonotrichia leucophrys
    White-Throated Sparrow

    White-Throated Sparrow

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

    Wilson's Snipe

    Gallinago delicata
    Photo of a yellow-bellied sapsucker perched on a rock

    Yellow-Bellied Sapsucker

    Sphyrapicus varius