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2009 Results: Goshen, 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 210       12      
Mute Swan 40       5      
Mallard 170       9      
Redhead 20       2      
Lesser Scaup 6       1      
Common Goldeneye 47       4      
Hooded Merganser 4       1      
Common Merganser 12       1      
Wild Turkey 9       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 6       6      
Red-tailed Hawk 17       7      
Rough-legged Hawk 2       2      
American Kestrel 4       4      
Sandhill Crane 25       2      
Ring-billed Gull 9       1      
Rock Pigeon 30       3      
Mourning Dove 32       9      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 6       3      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Long-eared Owl 4       1      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 38       14      
Downy Woodpecker 54       19      
Hairy Woodpecker 3       3      
Northern Flicker 17       3      
Blue Jay 44       13      
American Crow 38       8      
Horned Lark 15       3      
Black-capped Chickadee 84       17      
Tufted Titmouse 30       10      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 5       3      
White-breasted Nuthatch 35       15      
Brown Creeper 7       3      
Carolina Wren 2       1      
Eastern Bluebird 28       5      
American Robin 5       4      
Northern Mockingbird 1       1      
European Starling 53       5      
Cedar Waxwing 25       1      
Lapland Longspur 1       1      
American Tree Sparrow 42       9      
Field Sparrow 2       2      
Song Sparrow 8       3      
White-throated Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 10       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 203       20      
Northern Cardinal 167       22      
Red-winged Blackbird 11       4      
Common Grackle 6       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 7       2      
Purple Finch 5       3      
House Finch 157       12      
Pine Siskin 71       4      
American Goldfinch 153       17      
House Sparrow 475       13      
Total 2,461             

A total of 57 species were reported.

See a summary for Indiana.

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