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2011 Results: Louisville, Kentucky

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

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Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Canada Goose 252       20      
Wood Duck 3       2      
Gadwall 4       1      
American Black Duck 2       1      
Mallard 142       12      
Northern Shoveler 4       1      
Northern Pintail 2       1      
Green-winged Teal 4       1      
Wild Turkey 4       1      
Great Blue Heron 3       3      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 3       1      
Black Vulture 8       5      
Turkey Vulture 27       16      
Northern Harrier 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 9       8      
Red-shouldered Hawk 15       12      
Red-tailed Hawk 21       15      
American Kestrel 1       1      
American Coot 3       1      
Sandhill Crane 160       2      
Killdeer 5       3      
Rock Pigeon 129       8      
Mourning Dove 327       66      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 37       24      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 8       6      
Downy Woodpecker 86       49      
Hairy Woodpecker 19       13      
Northern Flicker 7       6      
Pileated Woodpecker 12       7      
Blue Jay 111       40      
American Crow 146       31      
Carolina Chickadee 163       59      
Tufted Titmouse 137       51      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 10       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 48       20      
Brown Creeper 2       2      
Carolina Wren 46       32      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 2       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 9       3      
American Robin 323       48      
Northern Mockingbird 44       35      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 589       56      
American Pipit 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 15       6      
Eastern Towhee 17       8      
American Tree Sparrow 6       3      
Chipping Sparrow 5       1      
Field Sparrow 33       7      
Fox Sparrow 7       6      
Song Sparrow 141       21      
Swamp Sparrow 6       2      
White-throated Sparrow 75       23      
White-crowned Sparrow 32       7      
Dark-eyed Junco 140       36      
Northern Cardinal 328       65      
Red-winged Blackbird 112       13      
Rusty Blackbird 2       1      
Common Grackle 74       16      
Brown-headed Cowbird 17       8      
Purple Finch 43       10      
House Finch 219       46      
Pine Siskin 48       3      
American Goldfinch 171       30      
House Sparrow 347       47      
Total 4,771             

A total of 67 species were reported.

See a summary for Kentucky.

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