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2011 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 34       2      
Trumpeter Swan 1       1      
American Black Duck 14       1      
Mallard 401       18      
Bufflehead 19       2      
Common Goldeneye 40       2      
Common Merganser 11       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 1       1      
Wild Turkey 1       1      
Bald Eagle 10       8      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3       2      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 7       7      
Peregrine Falcon 3       2      
Rock Pigeon 85       10      
Mourning Dove 47       14      
Great Horned Owl 3       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 37       28      
Downy Woodpecker 138       73      
Hairy Woodpecker 67       48      
Northern Flicker 8       7      
Pileated Woodpecker 6       5      
Northern Shrike 1       1      
Blue Jay 47       25      
American Crow 1,645       50      
Black-capped Chickadee 391       106      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 8       3      
White-breasted Nuthatch 112       70      
Brown Creeper 3       3      
American Robin 124       16      
European Starling 248       25      
American Tree Sparrow 208       17      
White-throated Sparrow 3       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 221       69      
Northern Cardinal 248       89      
Common Grackle 26       1      
Purple Finch 33       5      
House Finch 337       63      
Pine Siskin 3       2      
American Goldfinch 373       67      
House Sparrow 514       61      
Total 5,484             

A total of 41 species were reported.

See a summary for Minnesota.

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