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2012 Results: Aurora, 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 1       1      
Snow Goose 20       1      
Canada Goose 972       16      
Mute Swan 2       1      
Wood Duck 3       1      
Mallard 128       11      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 8       5      
Ring-billed Gull 28       2      
Rock Pigeon 20       1      
Mourning Dove 91       19      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 15       10      
Northern Flicker 2       2      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Blue Jay 6       4      
American Crow 64       5      
Black-capped Chickadee 46       17      
Tufted Titmouse 2       1      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 4       3      
American Robin 4       2      
European Starling 112       6      
Cedar Waxwing 4       1      
American Tree Sparrow 22       4      
Swamp Sparrow 4       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 2       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 75       18      
Northern Cardinal 49       14      
Red-winged Blackbird 8       2      
Purple Finch 20       6      
House Finch 60       13      
Pine Siskin 24       2      
American Goldfinch 44       8      
House Sparrow 92       13      
Total 1,941             

A total of 37 species were reported.

See a summary for Illinois.

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