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2008 Results: Groton, 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
Brant 30       1      
Canada Goose 58       4      
Mute Swan 3       2      
Wood Duck 3       1      
American Black Duck 9       2      
Mallard 52       5      
Canvasback 2       1      
Ring-necked Duck 25       1      
Bufflehead 120       3      
Common Goldeneye 30       1      
Hooded Merganser 93       7      
Common Merganser 5       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 28       1      
Wild Turkey 41       6      
Common Loon 3       1      
Great Cormorant 3       2      
Great Blue Heron 2       1      
Black Vulture 2       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 5       4      
American Woodcock 4       1      
Ring-billed Gull 158       4      
Herring Gull 181       4      
Great Black-backed Gull 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 14       2      
Mourning Dove 59       8      
Great Horned Owl 6       2      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 33       8      
Downy Woodpecker 35       9      
Hairy Woodpecker 31       9      
Northern Flicker 3       2      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       2      
Blue Jay 28       6      
American Crow 25       7      
Fish Crow 1       1      
Common Raven 2       1      
Black-capped Chickadee 129       9      
Tufted Titmouse 91       9      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 6       3      
White-breasted Nuthatch 49       8      
Brown Creeper 5       3      
Carolina Wren 29       7      
Winter Wren 3       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 2       1      
Eastern Bluebird 17       5      
American Robin 12       4      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 172       4      
American Tree Sparrow 2       1      
Field Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 6       3      
Song Sparrow 5       2      
White-throated Sparrow 6       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 3       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 41       5      
Northern Cardinal 18       7      
Common Grackle 8       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 3       2      
Purple Finch 4       2      
House Finch 33       6      
Common Redpoll 3       1      
Pine Siskin 5       2      
American Goldfinch 104       7      
House Sparrow 19       2      
Total 1,879             

A total of 66 species were reported.

See a summary for Connecticut.

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