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2008 Results: Aurora, Colorado

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 439       8      
Gadwall 2       1      
American Wigeon 11       2      
Mallard 100       1      
Lesser Scaup 5       1      
Bald Eagle 3       2      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 5       5      
Red-tailed Hawk 6       4      
Ferruginous Hawk 3       1      
Rough-legged Hawk 2       2      
American Kestrel 2       2      
Ring-billed Gull 111       3      
Herring Gull 4       2      
Rock Pigeon 141       18      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 15       1      
Mourning Dove 8       1      
Great Horned Owl 6       4      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 6       5      
Northern Flicker 39       19      
Blue Jay 7       6      
Black-billed Magpie 11       5      
American Crow 35       10      
Common Raven 3       2      
Black-capped Chickadee 14       8      
Mountain Chickadee 13       7      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 3       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 4       2      
Townsend's Solitaire 3       2      
American Robin 9       6      
European Starling 299       14      
American Tree Sparrow 41       4      
White-crowned Sparrow 1       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 81       12      
Red-winged Blackbird 174       5      
Western Meadowlark 11       2      
House Finch 279       20      
American Goldfinch 3       2      
House Sparrow 277       18      
Total 2,178             

A total of 40 species were reported.

See a summary for Colorado.

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