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2009 Results: Erie, Pennsylvania

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 321       9      
Mallard 113       3      
Canvasback 38       2      
Redhead 33       2      
Ring-necked Duck 24       2      
Greater Scaup 3       1      
Lesser Scaup 58       1      
White-winged Scoter 1       1      
Bufflehead 37       2      
Common Goldeneye 49       4      
Red-breasted Merganser 3       1      
Wild Turkey 56       2      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 8       2      
Bald Eagle 3       3      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 5       5      
Cooper's Hawk 4       4      
Northern Goshawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 17       11      
Merlin 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 934       12      
Herring Gull 56       10      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 3       1      
Rock Pigeon 253       14      
Mourning Dove 266       40      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 3       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 28       24      
Downy Woodpecker 89       41      
Hairy Woodpecker 31       20      
Northern Flicker 4       3      
Pileated Woodpecker 7       4      
Blue Jay 152       42      
American Crow 195       39      
Black-capped Chickadee 174       43      
Tufted Titmouse 52       28      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 12       9      
White-breasted Nuthatch 68       27      
Winter Wren 1       1      
American Robin 57       8      
European Starling 133       18      
Cedar Waxwing 2       2      
American Tree Sparrow 51       11      
Song Sparrow 16       6      
White-throated Sparrow 5       4      
White-crowned Sparrow 8       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 316       53      
Northern Cardinal 200       59      
Red-winged Blackbird 4       3      
Common Grackle 4       2      
Purple Finch 50       10      
House Finch 214       30      
Pine Siskin 95       12      
American Goldfinch 236       25      
House Sparrow 485       48      
Total 4,983             

A total of 57 species were reported.

See a summary for Pennsylvania.

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