Click here for a pdf file. Used here with permission from Brainard Palmer-Ball, author of Annotated Checklist of the Birds of Kentucky (2003). Although they are dated, they still serve as useful seasonal references. More exact data can be found at www.ebird.org.
Official KY Bird Lists and Reporting Forms
The Kentucky Bird Records Committee, chaired by Ben Yandell, made some significant updates to state lists and reporting procedures in 2016.
To see the full list of Kentucky species, click here for the long version and here for the compact version.
To see the Kentucky Bird Species Review List, click here.
To download a rare bird reporting form, click here.
To download a printable Kentucky checklist, check here.