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2012 Results: Columbus, Ohio

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 871       48      
Mute Swan 2       1      
Trumpeter Swan 7       3      
Tundra Swan 50       1      
Wood Duck 1       1      
Gadwall 2       1      
American Black Duck 44       3      
Mallard 520       29      
Redhead 9       2      
Ring-necked Duck 50       1      
Lesser Scaup 7       1      
Bufflehead 2       1      
Hooded Merganser 89       6      
Common Merganser 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 13       4      
Double-crested Cormorant 21       4      
Great Blue Heron 28       9      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 18       1      
Turkey Vulture 6       6      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3       3      
Cooper's Hawk 22       21      
Bald Eagle 2       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 33       22      
Rough-legged Hawk 1       1      
American Coot 30       1      
Killdeer 9       1      
Ring-billed Gull 830       26      
Herring Gull 23       5      
Rock Pigeon 173       7      
Mourning Dove 393       86      
Barred Owl 3       2      
Belted Kingfisher 6       5      
Red-headed Woodpecker 12       6      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 71       44      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 158       85      
Hairy Woodpecker 16       13      
Northern Flicker 11       10      
Pileated Woodpecker 4       4      
Blue Jay 88       48      
American Crow 848       66      
Horned Lark 2       1      
Carolina Chickadee 351       125      
Tufted Titmouse 69       38      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 22       5      
White-breasted Nuthatch 102       63      
Brown Creeper 12       9      
Winter Wren 22       5      
Carolina Wren 54       26      
Eastern Bluebird 8       2      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 210       49      
Northern Mockingbird 2       2      
European Starling 991       62      
Eastern Towhee 1       1      
American Tree Sparrow 36       12      
Field Sparrow 43       10      
Fox Sparrow 2       2      
Song Sparrow 74       34      
White-throated Sparrow 31       16      
White-crowned Sparrow 6       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 202       58      
Northern Cardinal 468       129      
Red-winged Blackbird 3       3      
Common Grackle 7       4      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1       1      
Purple Finch 55       12      
House Finch 460       99      
Common Redpoll 7       2      
Pine Siskin 8       4      
American Goldfinch 332       69      
House Sparrow 1,256       113      
Total 9,320             

A total of 74 species were reported.

See a summary for Ohio.

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