Great Backyard Bird Count
Home Submit your bird checklist Explore the results

2011 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
Snow Goose 25       1      
Brant 764       7      
Canada Goose 661       9      
Mute Swan 27       5      
Gadwall 136       6      
American Wigeon 36       4      
American Black Duck 79       8      
Mallard 803       11      
Northern Shoveler 491       9      
Green-winged Teal 6       1      
Greater Scaup 9,850       2      
Long-tailed Duck 1       1      
Bufflehead 106       8      
Common Goldeneye 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 3       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 595       6      
Ruddy Duck 93       13      
Red-throated Loon 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 4       3      
Horned Grebe 40       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 19       6      
Great Cormorant 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 16       7      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 3       3      
American Coot 37       5      
Killdeer 3       1      
Ring-billed Gull 1,423       11      
Herring Gull 311       14      
Great Black-backed Gull 22       6      
Rock Pigeon 177       18      
Mourning Dove 66       10      
Monk Parakeet 144       10      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 5       3      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       1      
Downy Woodpecker 29       9      
Hairy Woodpecker 7       4      
Blue Jay 32       7      
American Crow 35       5      
Horned Lark 46       1      
Black-capped Chickadee 127       9      
Tufted Titmouse 2       2      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 2       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 13       6      
Carolina Wren 3       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
American Robin 59       5      
Northern Mockingbird 7       4      
European Starling 295       10      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 2       1      
American Tree Sparrow 22       4      
Fox Sparrow 10       3      
Song Sparrow 17       8      
White-throated Sparrow 203       6      
Dark-eyed Junco 67       8      
Northern Cardinal 73       10      
Red-winged Blackbird 94       6      
Common Grackle 4       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2       2      
House Finch 66       9      
Common Redpoll 1       1      
Pine Siskin 10       3      
American Goldfinch 61       5      
House Sparrow 213       16      
Total 17,459             

A total of 66 species were reported.

See a summary for New York.

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