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2008 Results: Brooklyn, New York

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
Brant 7       1      
Canada Goose 261       7      
Mute Swan 35       3      
American Wigeon 10       1      
American Black Duck 7       3      
Mallard 69       9      
Northern Shoveler 170       2      
Ring-necked Duck 2       1      
Greater Scaup 2       1      
Common Eider 2       1      
Bufflehead 45       2      
Ruddy Duck 216       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Northern Harrier 3       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 8       4      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Merlin 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 2       2      
Ring-billed Gull 117       4      
Herring Gull 230       6      
Great Black-backed Gull 50       1      
Rock Pigeon 175       14      
Mourning Dove 149       18      
Monk Parakeet 243       15      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 11       4      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       1      
Downy Woodpecker 20       8      
Hairy Woodpecker 6       3      
Blue Jay 24       13      
American Crow 35       11      
Black-capped Chickadee 44       8      
Tufted Titmouse 12       4      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 5       4      
White-breasted Nuthatch 27       4      
Brown Creeper 4       1      
Winter Wren 5       3      
Hermit Thrush 2       1      
American Robin 276       8      
Gray Catbird 3       2      
Northern Mockingbird 12       7      
European Starling 214       17      
Cedar Waxwing 7       1      
American Tree Sparrow 51       2      
Chipping Sparrow 5       2      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 17       5      
White-throated Sparrow 94       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 39       8      
Northern Cardinal 36       17      
Red-winged Blackbird 14       2      
Common Grackle 11       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 3       1      
House Finch 38       5      
American Goldfinch 32       4      
House Sparrow 318       15      
Total 3,178             

A total of 57 species were reported.

See a summary for New York.

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