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2012 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
Snow Goose 300       1      
Canada Goose 769       10      
Trumpeter Swan 4       1      
Mallard 2       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 6       1      
Wild Turkey 12       1      
Northern Harrier 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 4       4      
Bald Eagle 14       6      
Red-tailed Hawk 9       7      
Rock Pigeon 20       3      
Mourning Dove 24       13      
Barred Owl 2       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 45       29      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2       1      
Downy Woodpecker 99       43      
Hairy Woodpecker 17       11      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Blue Jay 50       28      
American Crow 160       25      
Black-capped Chickadee 157       50      
Tufted Titmouse 7       3      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 2       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 84       39      
Brown Creeper 6       5      
Eastern Bluebird 1       1      
American Robin 1       1      
European Starling 195       23      
American Tree Sparrow 65       10      
Song Sparrow 3       1      
White-throated Sparrow 1       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 229       49      
Northern Cardinal 187       50      
Purple Finch 23       5      
House Finch 73       23      
Pine Siskin 2       1      
American Goldfinch 100       26      
House Sparrow 251       35      
Total 2,932             

A total of 41 species were reported.

See a summary for Iowa.

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