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2008 Results: Austin, 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 31       1      
Wood Duck 5       2      
Gadwall 29       3      
American Wigeon 16       5      
Mallard 47       6      
Northern Shoveler 303       2      
Green-winged Teal 97       3      
Canvasback 1       1      
Redhead 140       5      
Lesser Scaup 250       11      
Bufflehead 91       9      
Ruddy Duck 27       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 20       6      
Eared Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 186       6      
Great Blue Heron 8       8      
Great Egret 2       2      
Snowy Egret 6       2      
Little Blue Heron 2       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 82       18      
Turkey Vulture 49       26      
Osprey 4       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 5       5      
Cooper's Hawk 4       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 9       7      
Red-tailed Hawk 17       15      
Crested Caracara 3       3      
American Kestrel 14       8      
American Coot 360       11      
Killdeer 16       6      
Spotted Sandpiper 3       3      
Greater Yellowlegs 3       2      
Least Sandpiper 40       2      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 13       2      
Forster's Tern 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 316       17      
White-winged Dove 609       81      
Mourning Dove 245       35      
Inca Dove 11       6      
Monk Parakeet 26       9      
Greater Roadrunner 1       1      
Eastern Screech-Owl 3       3      
Great Horned Owl 2       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 4       3      
Belted Kingfisher 3       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 2       2      
Golden-fronted Woodpecker 4       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 37       28      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 4       4      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 6       5      
Downy Woodpecker 13       11      
Northern Flicker 3       3      
Black Phoebe 2       1      
Eastern Phoebe 17       14      
Say's Phoebe 1       1      
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher 1       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 13       8      
White-eyed Vireo 1       1      
Blue-headed Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 145       55      
Western Scrub-Jay 13       5      
American Crow 47       16      
Carolina Chickadee 136       59      
Tufted Titmouse 35       17      
Black-crested Titmouse 73       33      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
Brown Creeper 2       2      
Canyon Wren 2       1      
Carolina Wren 91       51      
Bewick's Wren 29       17      
House Wren 2       2      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 30       23      
Eastern Bluebird 1       1      
Hermit Thrush 3       3      
American Robin 9       7      
Northern Mockingbird 121       54      
European Starling 191       30      
American Pipit 4       1      
Cedar Waxwing 573       28      
Orange-crowned Warbler 27       23      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 41       14      
Rufous-crowned Sparrow 1       1      
Chipping Sparrow 341       29      
Field Sparrow 13       4      
Vesper Sparrow 3       2      
Black-throated Sparrow 2       1      
Savannah Sparrow 16       4      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 11       4      
Lincoln's Sparrow 4       3      
White-throated Sparrow 5       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 57       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 16       5      
Northern Cardinal 236       83      
Red-winged Blackbird 602       9      
Eastern Meadowlark 17       2      
Western Meadowlark 12       1      
Common Grackle 245       14      
Great-tailed Grackle 1,010       37      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1       1      
House Finch 185       48      
Pine Siskin 3       3      
Lesser Goldfinch 108       25      
American Goldfinch 169       28      
House Sparrow 357       58      
Total 8,206             

A total of 110 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

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