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2009 Results: Joplin, Missouri

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 4       1      
Canada Goose 123       7      
Mallard 5       3      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 4       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       3      
Killdeer 4       2      
Mourning Dove 54       13      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 4       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 15       12      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 13       10      
Hairy Woodpecker 3       3      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Blue Jay 19       10      
American Crow 32       10      
Carolina Chickadee 46       15      
Tufted Titmouse 30       11      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 13       8      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 15       10      
Eastern Bluebird 16       10      
American Robin 90       12      
Northern Mockingbird 10       9      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 111       8      
Field Sparrow 11       5      
Fox Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 10       6      
White-throated Sparrow 41       10      
Harris's Sparrow 4       4      
White-crowned Sparrow 9       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 132       18      
Northern Cardinal 86       20      
Red-winged Blackbird 7       3      
Eastern Meadowlark 5       4      
Purple Finch 5       2      
House Finch 17       7      
Pine Siskin 5       1      
American Goldfinch 103       11      
House Sparrow 34       7      
Total 1,095             

A total of 45 species were reported.

See a summary for Missouri.

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