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2012 Results: Iowa City, Iowa

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
Snow Goose 1,000       1      
Canada Goose 545       4      
Trumpeter Swan 2       1      
Mallard 34       3      
Ring-necked Pheasant 1       1      
Wild Turkey 7       2      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Bald Eagle 10       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 7       6      
Ring-billed Gull 4       2      
Rock Pigeon 32       2      
Mourning Dove 69       18      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 3       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 14       11      
Downy Woodpecker 26       17      
Hairy Woodpecker 9       7      
Blue Jay 9       5      
American Crow 101       13      
Black-capped Chickadee 104       26      
Tufted Titmouse 21       13      
White-breasted Nuthatch 31       17      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Carolina Wren 1       1      
American Robin 1       1      
European Starling 29       4      
Cedar Waxwing 1       1      
American Tree Sparrow 10       1      
White-throated Sparrow 7       4      
White-crowned Sparrow 2       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 84       21      
Northern Cardinal 94       25      
Common Grackle 22       2      
Purple Finch 10       4      
House Finch 57       16      
Pine Siskin 1       1      
American Goldfinch 36       9      
House Sparrow 294       22      
Total 2,681             

A total of 38 species were reported.

See a summary for Iowa.

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