Patuxent Bird Identification InfoCenter
Here we present photographs, songs, videos, identification tips, maps, and
life history information for North American birds.
User's note added 18 June 2002: We caution users against use of on-the-fly
translator sites, as they introduce
modifications and distortions of the text.
Please cite this page as:
Gough, G.A., Sauer, J.R., Iliff, M. Patuxent Bird Identification
Infocenter. 1998. Version 97.1. Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, Laurel, MD.
This page is a composite of the efforts of many people who
have donated photographs, songs, and other information.
The photographs, videos and songs are used with permission of the authors.
They have provided permission for viewing images and playing the sound files in conjunction with use of this website,
but permission must be obtained for other uses of the files. Please do not copy photographs, videos or songs without their permission!
Contact information is valid at time of posting.
- For a list of photographers click here.
- For a list of recordists click here.
- For a list of videographers click here.
Last updated on December 28, 2000. Want more
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New World Vultures
Eagles, Kites & Hawks
Stilt & Avocet
Jaegers, Gulls & Terns
Jays & Crows
Chickadees & Titmice
Mockingbirds & Thrashers
Wagtails & Pipits
Towhees & Sparrows
Grosbeaks & Buntings
Blackbirds & Orioles
Old World Sparrows