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2005 Results: Indianapolis, 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 381       38      
Mute Swan 3       2      
Gadwall 6       1      
American Wigeon 3       1      
American Black Duck 8       4      
Mallard 341       15      
Northern Pintail 4       1      
Redhead 28       1      
Ring-necked Duck 200       1      
Greater Scaup 3       1      
Lesser Scaup 2       1      
White-winged Scoter 2       1      
Black Scoter 6       2      
Bufflehead 21       2      
Common Goldeneye 29       4      
Hooded Merganser 1       1      
Common Merganser 42       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 3       1      
Ruddy Duck 3       1      
Wild Turkey 15       4      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 35       10      
Turkey Vulture 4       2      
Bald Eagle 3       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4       4      
Cooper's Hawk 18       15      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 12       10      
Rough-legged Hawk 5       1      
Golden Eagle 1       1      
American Kestrel 3       3      
Sandhill Crane 24       1      
Killdeer 4       3      
Ring-billed Gull 43       7      
Herring Gull 3       1      
Rock Pigeon 146       10      
Mourning Dove 548       68      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 3       3      
Belted Kingfisher 4       3      
Red-headed Woodpecker 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 37       32      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 164       51      
Hairy Woodpecker 16       14      
Northern Flicker 17       11      
Pileated Woodpecker 18       12      
Blue Jay 58       35      
American Crow 2,479       25      
Horned Lark 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 116       30      
Black-capped Chickadee 109       28      
Tufted Titmouse 52       32      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 10       6      
White-breasted Nuthatch 71       38      
Brown Creeper 5       5      
Carolina Wren 33       27      
Eastern Bluebird 1       1      
American Robin 136       18      
Northern Mockingbird 18       17      
European Starling 3,659       51      
Cedar Waxwing 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1       1      
American Tree Sparrow 30       7      
Field Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 68       22      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 82       11      
White-crowned Sparrow 5       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 156       39      
Northern Cardinal 344       71      
Red-winged Blackbird 20       13      
Rusty Blackbird 12       1      
Common Grackle 957       17      
Brown-headed Cowbird 20       6      
Purple Finch 29       6      
House Finch 342       54      
Pine Siskin 8       2      
American Goldfinch 222       41      
House Sparrow 904       56      
Total 12,171             

A total of 80 species were reported.

See a summary for Indiana.

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