Great Backyard Bird Count
Home Submit your bird checklist Explore the results

2009 Results: Minneapolis, Minnesota

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 174       15      
Mallard 690       15      
Bufflehead 2       1      
Common Goldeneye 119       5      
Common Merganser 28       3      
Wild Turkey 31       5      
Bald Eagle 17       14      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 12       8      
Rock Pigeon 149       10      
Mourning Dove 88       14      
Great Horned Owl 2       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 39       33      
Downy Woodpecker 123       63      
Hairy Woodpecker 69       42      
Northern Flicker 4       4      
Pileated Woodpecker 7       6      
Northern Shrike 2       1      
Blue Jay 48       26      
American Crow 1,570       51      
Common Raven 1       1      
Black-capped Chickadee 362       90      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 6       3      
White-breasted Nuthatch 99       52      
Brown Creeper 7       7      
American Robin 150       17      
European Starling 243       10      
Cedar Waxwing 12       2      
American Tree Sparrow 45       4      
Song Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 1       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 129       39      
Northern Cardinal 195       64      
Common Grackle 2       1      
Pine Grosbeak 2       1      
Purple Finch 9       4      
House Finch 166       40      
White-winged Crossbill 1       1      
Common Redpoll 418       35      
Hoary Redpoll 7       2      
Pine Siskin 154       37      
American Goldfinch 417       58      
House Sparrow 768       71      
Total 6,371             

A total of 43 species were reported.

See a summary for Minnesota.

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