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2008 Results: Las Cruces, New Mexico

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
Scaled Quail 113       9      
Gambel's Quail 289       13      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 6       6      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       4      
American Kestrel 11       5      
Killdeer 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 32       3      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 7       3      
White-winged Dove 390       31      
Mourning Dove 145       16      
Inca Dove 80       20      
Greater Roadrunner 12       12      
Burrowing Owl 2       1      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 16       11      
Northern Flicker 7       5      
Say's Phoebe 7       7      
Western Scrub-Jay 7       4      
American Crow 9       3      
Common Raven 6       2      
Mountain Chickadee 13       4      
Verdin 8       4      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Cactus Wren 18       7      
Black-tailed Gnatcatcher 14       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 10       10      
American Robin 5       1      
Northern Mockingbird 17       12      
Sage Thrasher 3       2      
Bendire's Thrasher 1       1      
Curve-billed Thrasher 40       17      
Crissal Thrasher 9       5      
European Starling 41       6      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 2       2      
Green-tailed Towhee 1       1      
Spotted Towhee 9       7      
Canyon Towhee 13       5      
Black-throated Sparrow 25       7      
White-crowned Sparrow 162       19      
Dark-eyed Junco 98       18      
Pyrrhuloxia 49       21      
Red-winged Blackbird 4       2      
Great-tailed Grackle 44       6      
Cassin's Finch 2       2      
House Finch 377       32      
Red Crossbill 3       2      
Pine Siskin 86       16      
Lesser Goldfinch 183       22      
American Goldfinch 11       1      
House Sparrow 356       24      
Total 2,753             

A total of 51 species were reported.

See a summary for New Mexico.

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