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2012 Results: Alton, Illinois

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
Greater White-fronted Goose 6       1      
Snow Goose 2       1      
Canada Goose 45       2      
Trumpeter Swan 7       1      
Mallard 7       2      
Northern Pintail 2       1      
Canvasback 3       1      
Ring-necked Duck 5       1      
Common Merganser 3       1      
Ruddy Duck 1       1      
American White Pelican 6       1      
Great Blue Heron 5       1      
Turkey Vulture 8       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Bald Eagle 18       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       2      
Killdeer 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 50       1      
Rock Pigeon 25       1      
Mourning Dove 42       8      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 5       5      
Downy Woodpecker 9       6      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Blue Jay 5       4      
American Crow 6       1      
Horned Lark 6       1      
Black-capped Chickadee 10       4      
Tufted Titmouse 8       4      
White-breasted Nuthatch 2       2      
Carolina Wren 2       2      
Eastern Bluebird 1       1      
American Robin 27       5      
Northern Mockingbird 1       1      
European Starling 20       4      
Lapland Longspur 2       1      
American Tree Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 3       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 12       5      
Northern Cardinal 61       11      
Red-winged Blackbird 10       1      
Common Grackle 13       3      
American Goldfinch 11       5      
House Sparrow 69       6      
Total 528             

A total of 44 species were reported.

See a summary for Illinois.

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