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2008 Results: Grand Junction, Colorado

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 799       14      
Wood Duck 3       1      
Gadwall 5       1      
American Wigeon 4       1      
Mallard 206       13      
Redhead 3       1      
Common Goldeneye 30       1      
Common Merganser 16       1      
Gambel's Quail 93       7      
Ring-necked Pheasant 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 13       8      
Bald Eagle 17       4      
Northern Harrier 8       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 9       9      
Red-tailed Hawk 40       7      
Ferruginous Hawk 3       3      
Rough-legged Hawk 4       3      
Golden Eagle 5       3      
American Kestrel 44       6      
Merlin 3       3      
Prairie Falcon 4       3      
American Coot 6       2      
Sandhill Crane 13       1      
Rock Pigeon 242       6      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 81       8      
Mourning Dove 322       38      
Western Screech-Owl 5       3      
Great Horned Owl 10       6      
Downy Woodpecker 13       8      
Hairy Woodpecker 3       3      
Northern Flicker 29       12      
Steller's Jay 13       5      
Western Scrub-Jay 8       3      
Black-billed Magpie 59       11      
American Crow 57       4      
Common Raven 46       12      
Black-capped Chickadee 54       22      
Mountain Chickadee 14       8      
Bushtit 10       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 7       7      
Brown Creeper 5       5      
Rock Wren 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 3       2      
Western Bluebird 2       1      
Mountain Bluebird 6       1      
American Robin 178       22      
European Starling 1,308       29      
Cedar Waxwing 13       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 16       11      
Spotted Towhee 8       5      
American Tree Sparrow 39       3      
Song Sparrow 20       5      
White-crowned Sparrow 39       7      
Dark-eyed Junco 197       29      
Red-winged Blackbird 79       7      
Western Meadowlark 11       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 6       1      
Cassin's Finch 29       6      
House Finch 313       35      
Pine Siskin 12       3      
Lesser Goldfinch 46       12      
American Goldfinch 69       11      
Evening Grosbeak 28       2      
House Sparrow 445       26      
Total 5,177             

A total of 65 species were reported.

See a summary for Colorado.

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