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2009 Results: Albuquerque, New Mexico

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

Other years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Snow Goose 223       3      
Cackling Goose 34       2      
Canada Goose 925       15      
Wood Duck 14       4      
Gadwall 9       4      
American Wigeon 143       3      
Mallard 406       11      
Northern Shoveler 16       3      
Green-winged Teal 21       2      
Ring-necked Duck 4       1      
Lesser Scaup 6       1      
Hooded Merganser 4       2      
Common Merganser 24       4      
Gambel's Quail 9       2      
Ring-necked Pheasant 7       7      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 3       3      
Bald Eagle 3       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3       3      
Cooper's Hawk 24       19      
Red-tailed Hawk 6       5      
American Kestrel 6       6      
Merlin 2       1      
American Coot 6       3      
Sandhill Crane 221       10      
Killdeer 6       3      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 1,173       3      
Thayer's Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 253       20      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 71       23      
White-winged Dove 510       49      
Mourning Dove 121       29      
Inca Dove 20       6      
Greater Roadrunner 12       9      
Western Screech-Owl 3       3      
Great Horned Owl 2       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 19       12      
Downy Woodpecker 10       7      
Hairy Woodpecker 4       2      
Northern Flicker 23       16      
Black Phoebe 3       2      
Say's Phoebe 3       3      
Pinyon Jay 4       3      
Steller's Jay 1       1      
Blue Jay 6       2      
Western Scrub-Jay 22       11      
American Crow 608       31      
Common Raven 36       5      
Black-capped Chickadee 10       4      
Mountain Chickadee 7       4      
Juniper Titmouse 13       2      
Bushtit 78       14      
White-breasted Nuthatch 11       3      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Bewick's Wren 7       5      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 14       14      
Eastern Bluebird 6       1      
Western Bluebird 9       2      
Townsend's Solitaire 1       1      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 95       32      
Curve-billed Thrasher 15       11      
European Starling 64       15      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 12       9      
Spotted Towhee 25       16      
Canyon Towhee 6       4      
American Tree Sparrow 33       4      
Fox Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 14       4      
White-crowned Sparrow 109       15      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 1       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 253       48      
Red-winged Blackbird 30       3      
Western Meadowlark 5       2      
Great-tailed Grackle 57       13      
Cassin's Finch 19       4      
House Finch 831       58      
Pine Siskin 47       10      
Lesser Goldfinch 149       36      
American Goldfinch 30       3      
House Sparrow 919       64      
Total 7,907             

A total of 83 species were reported.

See a summary for New Mexico.

This report was updated 15-Jan-2013 09:05 ET.