Recent additions to our Arkansas bird photo gallery.

All photos taken  of birds in Arkansas.

Pileated Woodpeckers

Dottie Boyles Photo - Murry Park, Little Rock- May 28, 2011

Pileated Woodpeckers

Dottie Boyles photo - Murry Park, Little Rock - May 28, 2011

Marsh Wren

Lyndal York photo - Two Rivers Park, 11/01/08


Sedge Wren

Jim Dixon photo - Two Rivers Park, 10/08/08

White-rumped Sandpiper - Kenny Nichols photo

Bald Knob NWR, 09/09/08 (Rare for this species to be observed in the mid-south in fall migration

Wood Stork (immature)

Holla Bend NWR, Aug. 31 - Lyndal York photo

Brown-headed Cowbird

Two-Rivers Park,  Jim Dixon photo


House Wren having a sun bath

 Harrison, 8/5/08 - Sally Jo Gibson photo


Grasshopper Sparrow

Silaom Springs Airport, 8/3/08 - Joe Neal photo


Red-tailed Hawk (fledglings)

Joe Neal photo 8/3/08


Yellow-bellied Sapsucker

Lyndal York photo Little Rock  3/14/07


Lapland Longspur - Nick Anich photo

Near junction of AR 18/91 west of Jonesboro on 2/3/07

Golden-crowned Kinglet - Renn Tumlison photo

The bird had been caught in a spider web. It was released unharmed.


Tufted Duck - Kenny Nichols photo

Lake Dardanelle, Nov. 22, 2006

Black Scoter (adult male) - Joe Neal photo

Centerton Hatchery, Benton County, Nov. 10, 2006


Pied-billed Grebe, immature - Ben Meadors photo

Additional Ben Meadors photos 

Red-eyed Vireo - Ben Meadors photo

Northern Flicker - Ben Meadors photo

Wood Duck, male - Ben Meadors photo

Red-bellied Woodpecker - Ben Meadors photo

House Wren - Ben Meadors photo

Great Egret - Ben Meadors photo

Eurasian Collared-Dove - Ben Meadors photo

American Robin - Ben Meadors photo

Our Archived Photographs

A number of these photographs document the occurrence in Arkansas of a rare bird and were not obtained under idea conditions so the quality is not as good as one would like; however, they are very valuable documentation of a given species in Arkansas.


Dennis Hodges' photos

New photos from Charles Mills

More photos by Robert Herron


American Avocet (breeding plumage)- Robert Herron

American Avocet (winter plumage)- Robert Herron

American Goldfinch - John York

American Goldfinch - Lyndal York

American Goldfinch - Ken Dayer

American White Pelican - Robert Herron

Anhinga (male) - Bill Holimon

Anhinga - Lyndal York

Bald Eagle - Robert Herron

Baltimore Oriole - Robert Herron

Barred Owl & babe - Barry Haas

Barn Owl  , immature - Gail Miller

Bell's Vireo - Bill Holimon

Belted Kingfisher - Robert Herron

Bewick's Wren - Charles Mills

Black Vulture - Robert Herron

Black-bellied Plover - Robert Herron

Black-bellied Whistling Duck - Michael Budd

Black-bellied Whistling Duck - Robert Herron

Black-legged Kittiewake - Kenny Nichols

Black-necked Stilt - Robert Herron

Black-necked Stilt - Lyndal York

Bluebird, Eastern - Robert Herron

Blue-gray Gnatcatcher - Robert Herron

Blue Jay - Lyndal York

Blue-winged Teal - Robert Herron

Bobolink - Robert Herron

Broad-billed Hummingbird - Dan Scheiman (Dec. 29,2005 at Whitehall)

Broad-tailed Hummingbird - E. Delos McCauley (Jan. 15, 2006 near Bebee)

Brown-headed Nuthatch - Lyndal York

Brown Pelican - Charles Mills

Brown Thrasher - Robert Herron

Brown Thrasher - Lyndal York

Burrowing Owl - Ken Dayer ( near Adams field, Little Rock, Oct.14, 2005)

Calliope Hummingbird - Charles Mills

Calliope Hummingbird - Lyndal York  (3rd Arkansas record - wintered near Ferndale in 2003 & 2004)

Canada Goose - Ken Dayer

Cardinal, albino - Jerry Cardwell

Carolina Chickadee - Lyndal York

Carolina Wren - Ben Meadors

Cave Swallow - Charles Mills

Cedar Waxwing - Lyndal York

Cedar Waxwing - Robert Herron

Cedar Waxwing - Bill Holimon

Clay Colored Sparrow - Kenny Nichols (Raft Creek WMA , April 25, 2006)

Common Moorhen, adult - Ken Dayer

Common Moorhen, juvenile - Ken Dayer

Common Moorhen - Bill Holimon

Common Nighthawk - Robert Herron

Cooper's Hawk  - Robert Herron

Curlew Sandpiper - Kenny Nichols

Downy Woodpecker - Lyndal York

Dickcissel - Robert Herron

Dickcissel - John York

Eastern Kingbird - Charles Mills

Eurasian Collared Dove - Robert Herron

Eurasian Collared Dove - Ken Dayer

European Goldfinch - Bo Verser (likely a released caged bird)

Gadwall/Northern Shoveler hybrid - Kenny Nichols

Great Crested Flycatcher - Robert Herron

Great Horned Owl  , immature - Gail Miller

Green Herron - Lyndal York

Green Herron - Ben Meadors

Harris's Sparrow - Taos Jones

Henslow's Sparrow - Lyndal York

Henslow's Sparrow - Bill Holimon

House Finch - Lyndal York

Hudsonian Godwit - LaDonna Nichols

Ibis - Glossy & White-faced - LaDonna Nichols

Ibis, White-faced - Max Parker

Indigo Bunting - Robert Herron

Indigo Bunting  - Dennis Hodges

Inca Dove - Lyndal York, Cabot, April 2006 

Junco (Pink-sided morph of Dark-eyed Junco) - Joe Neal

Killdeer - Lyndal York

Killdeer - Dennis Hodges

King Rail - Michael Budd

Lark Bunting - E.Delos McCauley (Near St. Charles, AR 2-26-06)

Lark Bunting - Jimmy McMorran (At intersection of AR 1 & 153, 2-24-06)

Least Bittern - Michael Budd

Least Sandpiper - Robert Herron

Least Sandpiper - Ken Dayer

LeConte's Sparrow - Robert Lashley

LeConte's Sparrow - Lyndal York

Lesser Yellowlegs - Robert Herron

Little Gull - Charles Mills (Dec. 23, 2005 at Lake Millwood)

Loggerhead Shrike - Robert Herron

Mallard Duck (male) - Lyndal York

Mourning Dove - Robert Lashley

Morning Doves, immature - Lyndal York

Nighthawk, Common - Lyndal York

Northern Bobwhite - Robert Herron

Northern Bobwhite - Ben Meadors

Northern Cardinal - Lyndal York 

Northern Shoveler - Robert Herron

Ovenbird  - Lyndal York

Painted Bunting - Charles Mills

Painted Bunting - John York

Pectoral Sandpiper - Lyndal York

Pied-billed Grebe - Robert Herron

Pine Warbler - Lyndal York

Piping Plover - Robert Herron

Prairie Falcon - Kenny Nichols

Prairie Falcon - Ben Meadors, Holla Bend, 12-21-06

Prothonotary Warbler - Mel While

Purple Gallinule - Ken Dayer

Red-bellied Woodpecker - Lyndal York

Red-breasted Nuthatch - Lyndal York

Red Crossbill - Morris Boyd

Red-necked Grebe - Lyndal York 

Redpoll, Common - Charles Mills

Red-shouldered Hawk - John York

Red-shouldered Hawk - Robert Herron

Roadrunner - Bill Holimon

Roadrunner - Lyndal York

Rock Wren - Charles Mills

Rock Wren - Robert Herron

Rose-breasted Grosbeak - Robert Herron

Rose-breasted Grosbeak - John York

Roseate Spoonbill - Robert Herron

Ruby-throated Hummingbird (immature) - Dennis Hodges

Rufous-sided Towhee - Dennis Hodges

Ruddy Duck (male) - Robert Herron

Northern Rough-winged Swallow - Robert Herron

Ruff - Kenny Nichols

Savannah Sparrow - Robert Herron

Saw-whet Owl - Lynn Slater ( Nov. 17, 2005 near London, AR )

Sandhill Cranes - Don Collier ( Holla Bend )

Say's Phoebe - Joe Neal (Fayetteville sewer plant Feb. 19, 2006)

Scissor-tailed Flycatcher - Robert Herron

Scott's Oriole - Charles Mills  (first record for the state)

Sharp-shinned Hawk (adult female)- Joe Neal

Short-eared Owl - Kenny Nichols

Short-billed Dowitcher - Lyndal York

Snipe, Wilson's - Charles Mills

Snow Bunting - Don Simons (Dec.17, 2005 at Cameron Bluff, Mt. Magazine)

Snowy Plover - Kenny Nichols

Snowy Egret - Robert Herron

Townsend's Solitaire - Lyndal York ( Feb. 23, 2006, Mt. Magazine)

Summer Tanager - Robert Herron

Tree Swallow - Dennis Hodges

Trumpeter Swan - Ken Dayer

Tufted Titmouse - Mel White

Turkey Vulture - Robert Herron

Virginia Rail - Bo Verser, Heber Springs, 9-26-06

Vermilion Flycatcher - Jeff Wilson

Vermilion Flycatcher - Kenny Nichols

White-breasted Nuthatch - Robert Herron

White-crowned Sparrow with Harris's - Taos Jones

White-eyed Vireo - Barry Haas

White-eyed Vireo - Jerry Stensland

White-winged Dove - Sally Jo Gibson, Harrison 5-2-06

White-winged Dove - Dan Scheiman

White Ibis - Robert Herron

Wood Duck - Barry Haas

Yellow-bellied Sapsucker - M. Zarate

Yellow-crowned Night Heron - Robert Herron

Yellow-crowned Night Heron (immature) - Robert Herron

Yellow-crowned Night Heron - Jerry Stensland

Yellow-throated Vireo - Don McSwain

Yellow-throated Warbler - Lyndal York