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2005 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 1,586       3      
Canada Goose 1,325       12      
Mute Swan 23       7      
Wood Duck 6       3      
Gadwall 17       2      
American Wigeon 53       6      
American Black Duck 478       11      
Mallard 737       14      
Northern Shoveler 616       7      
Northern Pintail 2       1      
Green-winged Teal 8       3      
Canvasback 26       1      
Ring-necked Duck 27       7      
Greater Scaup 215       3      
Lesser Scaup 2       1      
Surf Scoter 2       1      
White-winged Scoter 4       1      
Long-tailed Duck 34       1      
Bufflehead 217       8      
Common Goldeneye 28       1      
Hooded Merganser 10       4      
Common Merganser 10       4      
Red-breasted Merganser 403       4      
Ruddy Duck 284       7      
Ring-necked Pheasant 4       3      
Red-throated Loon 8       1      
Common Loon 6       2      
Horned Grebe 11       2      
Red-necked Grebe 1       1      
Northern Gannet 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 4       2      
Great Cormorant 8       1      
Turkey Vulture 2       1      
Northern Harrier 3       2      
Cooper's Hawk 3       2      
Northern Goshawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 16       10      
Rough-legged Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 2       2      
Peregrine Falcon 9       7      
American Coot 99       6      
Killdeer 3       2      
Greater Yellowlegs 1       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 4       1      
Sanderling 78       1      
Purple Sandpiper 6       1      
Dunlin 12       1      
American Woodcock 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 82       1      
Ring-billed Gull 3,342       17      
Herring Gull 1,522       19      
Iceland Gull 1       1      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 384       6      
Rock Pigeon 761       25      
Mourning Dove 196       28      
Monk Parakeet 334       13      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Snowy Owl 1       1      
Short-eared Owl 1       1      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 14       6      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 28       9      
Hairy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 3       1      
Blue Jay 79       20      
American Crow 114       18      
Fish Crow 4       1      
Horned Lark 5       1      
Tree Swallow 2       1      
Black-capped Chickadee 49       7      
Tufted Titmouse 76       10      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 5       4      
White-breasted Nuthatch 26       8      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 4       2      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 2       1      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 387       16      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 21       7      
European Starling 680       21      
Cedar Waxwing 3       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 55       1      
Eastern Towhee 2       1      
American Tree Sparrow 15       2      
Savannah Sparrow 15       1      
Fox Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 71       9      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 169       14      
Dark-eyed Junco 93       9      
Northern Cardinal 83       23      
Red-winged Blackbird 33       5      
Common Grackle 3       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2       1      
Purple Finch 5       1      
House Finch 110       6      
Common Redpoll 1       1      
American Goldfinch 22       3      
House Sparrow 574       22      
Total 15,792             

A total of 105 species were reported.

See a summary for New York.

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