May 18, 2016

Central Bird Checklist

These species can be found each year in the central region, with enough effort at the appropriate time of year.

Click on the bird to open a page of its life history characteristics. A bird's life history refers to the habitats it frequents, what it eats, and it's migratory journey.

Arm yourself with knowledge. Study the species to learn what habitat it uses and when it appears in the state.

American Woodcock

Henslow's Sparrow

Scissor-tailed Flycatcher

Short-eared Owl

Blue Grosbeak

Prothonotary Warbler

Bell's Vireo

Bell's Vireo

Winter Wren


Worm-eating Warbler


Photo credit: Bell's Vireo, Jerry Oldenettel , CC 2.0