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2009 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 1       1      
Wood Duck 21       4      
Gadwall 171       11      
American Wigeon 76       14      
Mallard 6       2      
Blue-winged Teal 16       3      
Cinnamon Teal 14       3      
Northern Shoveler 494       7      
Northern Pintail 6       3      
Green-winged Teal 72       5      
Redhead 200       9      
Ring-necked Duck 441       7      
Greater Scaup 3       1      
Lesser Scaup 273       8      
Bufflehead 11       5      
Ruddy Duck 343       5      
Northern Bobwhite 20       4      
Wild Turkey 14       2      
Least Grebe 12       6      
Pied-billed Grebe 37       10      
Eared Grebe 3       2      
Neotropic Cormorant 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 99       10      
Great Blue Heron 13       10      
Great Egret 7       7      
Snowy Egret 8       5      
Little Blue Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 200       32      
Turkey Vulture 68       32      
Osprey 2       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 7       7      
Cooper's Hawk 9       9      
Red-shouldered Hawk 17       11      
Red-tailed Hawk 33       20      
Crested Caracara 17       6      
American Kestrel 15       10      
Merlin 1       1      
American Coot 598       13      
Killdeer 29       11      
Spotted Sandpiper 3       3      
Greater Yellowlegs 1       1      
Least Sandpiper 10       2      
Wilson's Snipe 5       3      
Ring-billed Gull 12       1      
Rock Pigeon 486       21      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 2       1      
White-winged Dove 1,252       106      
Mourning Dove 271       55      
Inca Dove 50       17      
Monk Parakeet 43       11      
Greater Roadrunner 4       4      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Eastern Screech-Owl 10       10      
Great Horned Owl 5       3      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 4       3      
Belted Kingfisher 4       4      
Golden-fronted Woodpecker 10       5      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 47       41      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 17       14      
Downy Woodpecker 17       13      
Northern Flicker 4       3      
Eastern Phoebe 16       15      
Loggerhead Shrike 12       6      
White-eyed Vireo 3       3      
Blue-headed Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 223       87      
Western Scrub-Jay 26       9      
American Crow 62       25      
Common Raven 3       3      
Purple Martin 5       3      
Carolina Chickadee 198       83      
Black-crested Titmouse 113       44      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Canyon Wren 2       2      
Carolina Wren 120       76      
Bewick's Wren 45       31      
House Wren 13       3      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 2       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 56       37      
Eastern Bluebird 6       6      
Hermit Thrush 6       6      
American Robin 315       15      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 114       61      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 347       49      
American Pipit 95       6      
Cedar Waxwing 417       9      
Orange-crowned Warbler 39       32      
Pine Warbler 3       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 161       39      
Spotted Towhee 4       4      
Rufous-crowned Sparrow 10       5      
Chipping Sparrow 313       22      
Field Sparrow 63       7      
Vesper Sparrow 11       3      
Black-throated Sparrow 7       1      
Savannah Sparrow 33       4      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 7       6      
Lincoln's Sparrow 2       2      
White-throated Sparrow 8       5      
Harris's Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 18       4      
Dark-eyed Junco 9       5      
Northern Cardinal 415       108      
Red-winged Blackbird 345       9      
Eastern Meadowlark 22       1      
Common Grackle 116       19      
Great-tailed Grackle 881       55      
Brown-headed Cowbird 55       5      
Purple Finch 3       2      
House Finch 305       75      
Pine Siskin 66       9      
Lesser Goldfinch 374       64      
American Goldfinch 560       66      
House Sparrow 504       68      
Total 12,160             

A total of 121 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

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