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2011 Results: Lincoln, Nebraska

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
Greater White-fronted Goose 173       5      
Snow Goose 35,476       15      
Cackling Goose 28       3      
Canada Goose 56,452       51      
Mallard 693       32      
Northern Pintail 80       1      
Green-winged Teal 2       1      
Canvasback 12       1      
Redhead 6       1      
Ring-necked Duck 7       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 7       2      
Wild Turkey 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Northern Harrier 3       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 14       14      
Cooper's Hawk 8       8      
Red-tailed Hawk 73       29      
Rough-legged Hawk 3       3      
American Kestrel 8       6      
Merlin 2       1      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
American Coot 1       1      
Killdeer 3       2      
Ring-billed Gull 37       6      
Rock Pigeon 794       16      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 11       5      
Mourning Dove 391       94      
Great Horned Owl 3       2      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 50       38      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 192       108      
Hairy Woodpecker 24       20      
Northern Flicker 43       29      
Blue Jay 373       124      
American Crow 253       50      
Horned Lark 13       3      
Black-capped Chickadee 282       117      
Tufted Titmouse 1       1      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 72       46      
White-breasted Nuthatch 117       73      
Brown Creeper 14       10      
Carolina Wren 11       8      
Winter Wren 14       3      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 11       5      
Eastern Bluebird 31       14      
American Robin 1,235       136      
European Starling 2,138       66      
Cedar Waxwing 299       17      
Snow Bunting 4       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1       1      
American Tree Sparrow 245       31      
Song Sparrow 17       5      
White-throated Sparrow 13       7      
Harris's Sparrow 67       22      
White-crowned Sparrow 9       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 1,003       156      
Northern Cardinal 442       145      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,105       20      
Western Meadowlark 19       4      
Common Grackle 8       3      
Purple Finch 45       16      
House Finch 341       90      
Common Redpoll 1       1      
Pine Siskin 70       21      
American Goldfinch 982       102      
House Sparrow 887       109      
Total 104,726             

A total of 69 species were reported.

See a summary for Nebraska.

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