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2012 Results: Colchester, Connecticut

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
Bufflehead 14       1      
Hooded Merganser 13       1      
Common Merganser 15       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       1      
Herring Gull 1       1      
Mourning Dove 37       8      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 10       8      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 29       10      
Hairy Woodpecker 7       6      
Northern Flicker 4       4      
Blue Jay 61       12      
American Crow 11       5      
Common Raven 2       1      
Black-capped Chickadee 36       14      
Tufted Titmouse 33       12      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 9       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 9       6      
Carolina Wren 4       2      
Eastern Bluebird 4       1      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 20       2      
European Starling 21       3      
American Tree Sparrow 15       3      
Song Sparrow 6       4      
White-throated Sparrow 31       7      
Dark-eyed Junco 82       13      
Northern Cardinal 31       13      
Red-winged Blackbird 21       5      
Common Grackle 5       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 26       2      
Purple Finch 4       3      
House Finch 24       7      
American Goldfinch 38       5      
House Sparrow 20       3      
Total 648             

A total of 35 species were reported.

See a summary for Connecticut.

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