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2003 Results: Austin, Texas

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
American Goldfinch 1,263       102      
Cedar Waxwing 1,036       27      
Great-tailed Grackle 1,035       53      
White-winged Dove 833       110      
House Sparrow 826       96      
American Robin 701       105      
American Coot 650       6      
Red-winged Blackbird 583       19      
Northern Cardinal 486       129      
Rock Pigeon 445       19      
Ring-billed Gull 412       5      
Common Grackle 400       48      
House Finch 380       85      
European Starling 335       48      
Chipping Sparrow 298       35      
Mourning Dove 285       74      
Black Vulture 225       25      
Turkey Vulture 219       34      
Blue Jay 202       97      
Carolina Chickadee 193       94      
Lesser Goldfinch 164       19      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 160       30      
Black-crested Titmouse 153       65      
Inca Dove 149       52      
Lesser Scaup 144       6      
Northern Mockingbird 141       83      
Double-crested Cormorant 112       8      
Carolina Wren 105       65      
American Crow 96       31      
Brown-headed Cowbird 70       12      
Bewick's Wren 69       35      
Tufted Titmouse 64       39      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 52       39      
Western Scrub-Jay 48       20      
Field Sparrow 44       3      
Killdeer 35       6      
Gadwall 31       4      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 27       17      
White-throated Sparrow 27       8      
Bufflehead 26       5      
Vesper Sparrow 22       2      
Sandhill Crane 21       1      
Savannah Sparrow 18       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 18       6      
Red-tailed Hawk 16       12      
American Pipit 15       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 15       8      
Wood Duck 15       2      
Golden-fronted Woodpecker 14       10      
Purple Martin 14       5      
Eastern Phoebe 13       12      
Orange-crowned Warbler 13       13      
Eastern Meadowlark 12       2      
Northern Pintail 12       1      
Ring-necked Duck 11       2      
Great Blue Heron 10       7      
Green-winged Teal 10       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 10       3      
Downy Woodpecker 9       8      
Rufous-crowned Sparrow 9       4      
Song Sparrow 9       5      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 8       6      
Mallard 8       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 8       8      
Brewer's Blackbird 6       1      
Canyon Wren 6       3      
Eastern Bluebird 6       3      
House Wren 6       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 6       6      
Ruddy Duck 6       1      
Spotted Towhee 6       5      
Tree Swallow 6       2      
Wilson's Snipe 6       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 5       5      
Monk Parakeet 5       1      
Eastern Screech-Owl 4       4      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 4       2      
Great Horned Owl 4       2      
Harris's Sparrow 4       2      
Pine Siskin 4       2      
Fox Sparrow 3       2      
Greater Roadrunner 3       3      
American Kestrel 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 2       1      
Broad-tailed Hummingbird 2       2      
Common Ground-Dove 2       1      
Crested Caracara 2       2      
Great Egret 2       1      
Herring Gull 2       1      
Pine Warbler 2       1      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2       2      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Golden Eagle 1       1      
Lark Sparrow 1       1      
Muscovy Duck 1       1      
Rock Wren 1       1      
Total 12,947             

A total of 96 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

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