Birds of Iowa


Welcome to the Birds of Iowa website. This site contains photos and information about birds I have photographed in Iowa and other places. I have also added photos of amphibians, bats, flowers, fungi, mammals, salamanders, snails, snakes and turtles.

Florida 2012
American Oyster Catcher Anhinga Blackbellied Plover
American Widgeon    
Black Skimmer Black-hooded Parakeet Black-necked Stilt
Blue- gray Gnatcatcher Boat-tailed Grackles Bonaparte's Gull
Brown Pelican California Gull California Gull
Common Ground Dove Double-creasted Cormorant Double-creasted Cormorant
Fish Crow Greater Yellowlegs Great Blue Heron
Forester Tern    
Great Egret Great Egret Greater Yellowlegs
Green Heron Green-winged Teal Dunlin
Horned Grebe    
Lesser Scaup Lesser Scaup Little Blue Heron
Magnificent Frigatebird Osprey Pileated Woodpecker
Pine Warbler Pine Warbler Red Knot
Red-breasted Merganser Ring-billed Gull Royal Tern
Roseate Spoonbill Roseate Spoonbill Ruddy Turnstone
Rufous-sided Towhee Rufous-sided Towhee Sandwich Tern
Short-billed Dowitcher Short-billed Dowitcher Blue-headed Vireo
Carolina Wren White Ibis Snowy Egret
Snowy Plover Snowy Plover Spotted Sandpiper
Willet Willet Wood Stork
Wilson Snipe Wilson Snipe Yellow-crowned Nightheron
Yellow-throated Warbler Black Vulture  
Glossy Ibis    
Limpkin Limpkin Little Blue Heron
Loggerhead Shrike    
Piedbilled Grebe Piedbilled Grebe Sandhill Crane
Snail Kite    
Snowy Egret    
Wood Stork    
  Florida Cottonmouth Florida Cottonmouth
Florida Redbelly Cooter   Sun Dew
White Peacock Utetheisa bella, Bella Moth Gulf Fritillary
  Black Swallowtail Alligator