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2012 Results: Avondale, Arizona

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
Canada Goose 106       5      
Wood Duck 3       1      
Gadwall 9       1      
Mallard 211       13      
Cinnamon Teal 4       2      
Northern Shoveler 6       1      
Northern Pintail 8       1      
Canvasback 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 27       1      
Lesser Scaup 9       2      
Ruddy Duck 100       3      
Gambel's Quail 22       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 3       3      
Western Grebe 50       4      
Wood Stork 5       1      
Neotropic Cormorant 9       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 11       3      
Great Blue Heron 5       4      
Green Heron 3       3      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 2       1      
Turkey Vulture 7       4      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 5       4      
Bald Eagle 2       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 6       4      
American Coot 367       8      
Killdeer 10       2      
Black-necked Stilt 39       3      
Spotted Sandpiper 2       1      
Least Sandpiper 62       2      
Long-billed Dowitcher 41       2      
Rock Pigeon 179       10      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 2       1      
White-winged Dove 6       2      
Mourning Dove 141       13      
Greater Roadrunner 1       1      
Burrowing Owl 2       2      
Anna's Hummingbird 42       8      
Costa's Hummingbird 26       5      
Belted Kingfisher 3       2      
Gila Woodpecker 23       7      
American Kestrel 5       5      
Black Phoebe 4       2      
Say's Phoebe 4       1      
Common Raven 2       1      
Horned Lark 40       1      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 51       8      
Verdin 27       7      
House Wren 1       1      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Cactus Wren 10       4      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2       2      
Northern Mockingbird 15       8      
Curve-billed Thrasher 4       3      
European Starling 45       5      
Orange-crowned Warbler 3       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 27       9      
Wilson's Warbler 1       1      
Abert's Towhee 11       6      
White-crowned Sparrow 41       7      
Red-winged Blackbird 152       3      
Western Meadowlark 22       1      
Great-tailed Grackle 147       10      
House Finch 50       5      
Lesser Goldfinch 5       1      
House Sparrow 215       10      
Total 2,447             

A total of 67 species were reported.

See a summary for Arizona.

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