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2009 Results: Arlington, 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
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck 2       1      
Canada Goose 1       1      
Wood Duck 13       2      
Gadwall 26       5      
American Wigeon 292       9      
Mallard 314       11      
Blue-winged Teal 5       1      
Northern Shoveler 1,666       11      
Northern Pintail 100       5      
Green-winged Teal 387       7      
Ring-necked Duck 32       4      
Greater Scaup 22       2      
Lesser Scaup 73       5      
Bufflehead 50       8      
Ruddy Duck 95       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 5       4      
Double-crested Cormorant 48       4      
American White Pelican 2       1      
American Bittern 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 60       13      
Great Egret 15       8      
Cattle Egret 8       2      
Black Vulture 255       13      
Turkey Vulture 64       11      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 5       5      
Cooper's Hawk 7       6      
Red-shouldered Hawk 11       6      
Red-tailed Hawk 50       18      
American Kestrel 16       10      
American Coot 455       7      
Killdeer 69       7      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 3       2      
Least Sandpiper 96       3      
Long-billed Dowitcher 5       2      
Wilson's Snipe 34       3      
Ring-billed Gull 202       13      
Herring Gull 17       1      
Rock Pigeon 295       19      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 6       2      
White-winged Dove 404       46      
Mourning Dove 319       56      
Inca Dove 4       2      
Common Ground-Dove 11       2      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 4       4      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 50       38      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2       2      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 7       5      
Downy Woodpecker 73       44      
Hairy Woodpecker 17       13      
Northern Flicker 12       5      
Eastern Phoebe 2       2      
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher 1       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 1       1      
White-eyed Vireo 3       2      
Blue Jay 181       55      
American Crow 121       26      
Barn Swallow 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 126       48      
Tufted Titmouse 24       15      
Black-crested Titmouse 10       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 2       1      
Brown Creeper 2       2      
Carolina Wren 93       48      
Bewick's Wren 9       5      
House Wren 8       2      
Marsh Wren 4       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 30       19      
Eastern Bluebird 4       4      
American Robin 104       21      
Northern Mockingbird 35       27      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 611       32      
American Pipit 20       1      
Cedar Waxwing 28       3      
Orange-crowned Warbler 13       12      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Pine Warbler 6       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 86       18      
Chipping Sparrow 9       2      
Field Sparrow 6       1      
Lark Sparrow 2       1      
Savannah Sparrow 9       3      
Song Sparrow 14       5      
Lincoln's Sparrow 31       2      
Swamp Sparrow 3       3      
White-throated Sparrow 6       3      
Harris's Sparrow 11       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 25       7      
Dark-eyed Junco 81       18      
Northern Cardinal 237       73      
Red-winged Blackbird 224       7      
Western Meadowlark 4       1      
Rusty Blackbird 1       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 2       1      
Common Grackle 94       11      
Great-tailed Grackle 178       15      
Brown-headed Cowbird 46       4      
Purple Finch 7       3      
House Finch 49       16      
Pine Siskin 12       2      
Lesser Goldfinch 2       1      
American Goldfinch 92       20      
House Sparrow 331       50      
Total 8,716             

A total of 106 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

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