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2006 Results: Ithaca, New York

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 405       28      
American Wigeon 3       2      
American Black Duck 2       1      
Mallard 97       13      
Northern Pintail 4       2      
Ring-necked Duck 2       1      
Lesser Scaup 4       1      
Bufflehead 6       2      
Common Goldeneye 18       4      
Hooded Merganser 9       3      
Common Merganser 19       2      
Wild Turkey 331       12      
Turkey Vulture 23       4      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4       4      
Cooper's Hawk 5       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 43       29      
Rough-legged Hawk 2       2      
American Kestrel 2       2      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 5       2      
Ring-billed Gull 1,491       9      
Herring Gull 66       6      
Great Black-backed Gull 39       4      
Rock Pigeon 112       7      
Mourning Dove 247       51      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 63       51      
Downy Woodpecker 173       98      
Hairy Woodpecker 67       46      
Northern Flicker 5       4      
Pileated Woodpecker 9       8      
Blue Jay 228       71      
American Crow 652       86      
Fish Crow 7       3      
Common Raven 2       2      
Black-capped Chickadee 640       133      
Tufted Titmouse 202       99      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 54       32      
White-breasted Nuthatch 116       84      
Brown Creeper 9       7      
Carolina Wren 14       10      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 17       5      
American Robin 6       2      
European Starling 5,229       19      
Cedar Waxwing 234       9      
American Tree Sparrow 124       38      
Song Sparrow 2       2      
Swamp Sparrow 2       1      
White-throated Sparrow 81       29      
Dark-eyed Junco 356       89      
Northern Cardinal 303       90      
Red-winged Blackbird 1       1      
Rusty Blackbird 8       4      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1       1      
Purple Finch 29       7      
House Finch 238       48      
Common Redpoll 4       3      
Pine Siskin 29       5      
American Goldfinch 420       71      
House Sparrow 354       36      
Total 12,623             

A total of 62 species were reported.

See a summary for New York.

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