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2008 Results: Ames, Iowa

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 15       2      
Ring-necked Pheasant 19       6      
Wild Turkey 3       1      
Bald Eagle 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3       3      
Cooper's Hawk 4       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 6       5      
Rock Pigeon 12       2      
Mourning Dove 103       20      
Red-headed Woodpecker 3       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 24       17      
Downy Woodpecker 50       24      
Hairy Woodpecker 12       9      
Northern Flicker 5       5      
Blue Jay 48       19      
American Crow 199       21      
Black-capped Chickadee 45       20      
Tufted Titmouse 2       1      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 18       13      
White-breasted Nuthatch 35       22      
Brown Creeper 3       3      
Carolina Wren 11       7      
European Starling 329       20      
American Tree Sparrow 72       6      
Song Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 6       3      
Harris's Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 1       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 298       35      
Northern Cardinal 93       27      
Common Grackle 11       4      
Purple Finch 8       4      
House Finch 61       14      
Pine Siskin 36       7      
American Goldfinch 69       14      
House Sparrow 180       27      
Total 1,788             

A total of 36 species were reported.

See a summary for Iowa.

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