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2007 Results: Chicago, Illinois

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
Canada Goose 491       11      
Mallard 173       5      
Green-winged Teal 1       1      
Bufflehead 3       2      
Common Goldeneye 49       5      
Hooded Merganser 48       1      
Common Merganser 339       2      
Red-breasted Merganser 11       2      
Northern Harrier 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       2      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 228       8      
Herring Gull 137       6      
Glaucous Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 162       24      
Mourning Dove 98       17      
Monk Parakeet 21       2      
Short-eared Owl 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 4       4      
Downy Woodpecker 22       15      
Hairy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Blue Jay 5       3      
American Crow 41       10      
Horned Lark 1       1      
Black-capped Chickadee 29       5      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 3       3      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Winter Wren 2       1      
American Robin 11       10      
European Starling 259       21      
American Tree Sparrow 68       8      
Song Sparrow 10       2      
White-throated Sparrow 5       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 109       22      
Northern Cardinal 56       22      
Common Grackle 8       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 6       1      
Purple Finch 2       1      
House Finch 71       17      
American Goldfinch 73       17      
House Sparrow 337       29      
Total 2,899             

A total of 45 species were reported.

See a summary for Illinois.

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