Kentucky Ornithological Society

Photos taken by KOS Members


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Parasitic and Long-tailed Jaegers (posted 18 September 2011)

Nestling Ruby-throated Hummingbird (posted 16 July 2011)

Yellow Rail (posted 30 March 2011)

Varied Thrush (posted 8 March 2011)

Ring-billed Gull x Laughing Gull hybrid (posted 8 March 2011)

Hooded Merganser x Common Goldeneye hybrid (posted 13 February 2011)

Yellow Northern Cardinal (posted 2 February 2011)

Distinguishing Ross's and Snow Geese and Their Hybrids (posted 11 January 2011)

Mew Gull (posted 18 October 2010)

Purple Gallinule (posted 12 May 2010)

Western Kingbird (posted 12 May 2010)

Rufous Hummingbird (posted 19 December 2009)

Six species of gulls in one photo (posted 26 October 2009)

White-faced Ibis (posted 23 October 2009)

Pacific Loon (posted 23 October 2009)

Franklin's, Lesser Black-backed, and Mew gulls (posted 23 October 2009)

Five species of gulls in one photo (posted 23 October 2009)

California Gull (posted 23 October 2009)

Say's Phoebe & White-faced Ibis (posted 16 October 2009)

Red Phalarope (posted 4 October 2009)

Rock Wren (posted 11 May 2009)

Bald Eagle nest (posted 29 March 2009)

Roseate Spoonbill (posted 3 October 2008)

Sandwich Tern (posted 3 October 2008)

Western Kingbird (posted 3 October 2008)

Mottled Duck (posted 3 October 2008)

Albino Ruby-throated Hummingbird (posted 15 August 2008)

Hudsonian Godwits (posted 23 May 2008)

Hudsonian Godwit (posted 13 May 2008)

Greater and Lesser Scaup (posted 21 March 2008)

Tundra Swans (posted 24 January 2008)

Northern Cardinal (posted 9 January 2008)

Red Knot (posted 19 September 2007)

Clay-colored Sparrow (posted 19 September 2007)

Leucistic Sandhill Crane (posted 14 March 2007)

Neotropic Cormorant (posted 1 March 2007)

Scott's Oriole 2 (posted 9 February 2007)

Scott's Oriole 1 (posted 9 February 2007)

Sabine's Gull (posted 26 December 2006)

Albinistic Tufted Titmouse (posted 14 December 2006)

White-winged Scoter (posted 14 December 2006)

Little Stint (posted 8/21/06)

Little Stint (posted 8/18/06)

Little Stint (posted 8/17/06)

White Ibis (posted 8/14/06)

Wood Stork (posted 8/14/06)

Forster's and Common terns (posted 7/8/06)

Chimney Swifts 1 and Chimney Swifts 2 (posted 7/8/06)

Ross's Goose x Snow Goose hybrid (posted 4/20/06)

Swainson's Hawk (posted 4/11/06)

Cinnamon Teal (posted 4/11/06)

Albinistic American Robin (posted 3/31/06)

Female Canvasback & Redhead (posted 1/28/06)

Whooping Crane (posted 12/12/05)

Merlin (posted 11/12/05)

Red-throated Loon (posted 11/12/05)

Pomarine Jaeger (posted 11/8/05)

Sooty Tern (posted 7/18/05)

Audubon's Shearwater (posted 7/18/05)

Mottled Duck (posted 5/24/05)

Brant (photos 1 & 2) & Brant (photos 3 & 4) (posted 5/22/05)

Western Meadowlark (posted 3/1/05)

Bullock's Oriole (posted 2/11/05)

Canada & Cackling geese (posted 1/5/05)

Cackling Goose (posted 11/24/04)

Northern Shrike (posted 11/19/04)

Northern Shrike (posted 11/19/04)

White-faced Ibis (posted 9/16/04)

Reddish Egret (posted 9/15/04)

Long-tailed Jaeger (posted 9/3/04)

Long-tailed Jaeger (posted 8/31/04)

California Gull (posted 3/19/04)

Yellow-billed Loon (posted 3/15/04)

Iceland Gull, Thayer's Gull, or Intergrade?: Part 2 (posted 2/28/04)

Iceland Gull, Thayer's Gull, or Intergrade? (posted 2/24/04)

Spotted Towhee photos (posted 1/26/04)

Painted Bunting photos (posted 5/9/03)

Peregrine Falcon nest (posted May 2003)

Photos of a Mallard x Northern Pintail hybrid

Photos of the leucistic juvenile Ruby-throated Hummingbird spotted in New Concord, Calloway Co., Kentucky in August 2002 are posted at www.biology.eku.edu/kos/rubythroat.html

Photos of Kentucky's First Nesting Scissor-tailed Flycatchers are posted at www.biology.eku.edu/kos/stflycatcher.html

Northern Saw-whet Owls at the Central Kentucky Wildlife Management Area - November 1999



Snowy Owl
Grant County, KY
Marshal Iseral 
November 2001
Snowy Owl
Grant County, KY
Marshal Iseral
November 2001

 

Nelson's Sharp-tailed Sparrow
Dave Roemer - Ohio Co.
10/18/01

Nelson's Sharp-tailed Sparrow
Dave Roemer - Ohio Co.
10/18/01


Varied Thrush - Land Between the Lakes - 3/17/01
Chris Sloan



LeConte's Sparrow - 1/13/01
Sinclair Unit - Peabody
Wildlife Management Area
Muhlenberg County
Mark Monroe

Red-tailed Hawk (Krider's) - 1/14/01
Fulton County
Mark Monroe

 

Harris' Sparrow - 2/2/01
Lower Hickman Bottoms
Fulton County
Mark Monroe

Henslow's Sparrow - 1/13/01
Sinclair Unit - Peabody
Wildlife Management Area
Muhlenberg County
Mark Monroe

 

Say's Phoebe, Logan Co. , 1/8/00
Brainard Palmer-Ball, Jr.

Say's Phoebe, Logan Co. , 1/8/00
Brainard Palmer-Ball, Jr.


If you'd like to have one or more of your photos posted here, either send as an e-mail attachment (jpeg image) to gary.ritchison@eku.edu. Also, please provide pertinent information with each photo: name of photographer plus date taken & location where photo was taken.


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