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2006 Results: Evansville, Indiana

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 288       14      
Wood Duck 4       2      
Gadwall 61       3      
American Wigeon 2       1      
American Black Duck 2       1      
Mallard 208       15      
Northern Shoveler 6       1      
Northern Pintail 3       1      
Green-winged Teal 31       2      
Canvasback 6       1      
Redhead 12       1      
Ring-necked Duck 33       3      
Lesser Scaup 2       2      
Hooded Merganser 8       2      
Wild Turkey 10       1      
Great Blue Heron 9       7      
Turkey Vulture 2       2      
Northern Harrier 20       5      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 11       11      
Red-shouldered Hawk 9       7      
Red-tailed Hawk 20       7      
American Kestrel 10       7      
American Coot 40       3      
Killdeer 6       5      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 36       6      
Mourning Dove 436       83      
Great Horned Owl 2       1      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Short-eared Owl 13       2      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 7       6      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 55       36      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 9       8      
Downy Woodpecker 119       62      
Hairy Woodpecker 41       30      
Northern Flicker 14       10      
Pileated Woodpecker 8       7      
Blue Jay 109       39      
American Crow 46       16      
Horned Lark 16       2      
Carolina Chickadee 192       54      
Black-capped Chickadee 3       1      
Tufted Titmouse 156       54      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 15       14      
White-breasted Nuthatch 61       36      
Brown Creeper 2       2      
Carolina Wren 69       44      
Winter Wren 9       4      
Eastern Bluebird 17       10      
American Robin 740       48      
Northern Mockingbird 43       33      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 1,510       50      
Snow Bunting 13       1      
Eastern Towhee 20       15      
American Tree Sparrow 23       5      
Field Sparrow 41       7      
Savannah Sparrow 3       1      
Fox Sparrow 11       9      
Song Sparrow 53       22      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 383       56      
White-crowned Sparrow 25       9      
Dark-eyed Junco 631       85      
Northern Cardinal 568       90      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,768       14      
Eastern Meadowlark 2       2      
Rusty Blackbird 13       3      
Common Grackle 2,649       46      
Brown-headed Cowbird 836       13      
Purple Finch 25       8      
House Finch 230       52      
Common Redpoll 2       1      
Pine Siskin 8       4      
American Goldfinch 473       68      
House Sparrow 529       58      
Total 12,844             

A total of 78 species were reported.

See a summary for Indiana.

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