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2012 Results: Madison, Connecticut

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 25       3      
Mute Swan 2       1      
Wood Duck 2       1      
American Black Duck 124       4      
Mallard 20       4      
Ring-necked Duck 3       1      
Greater Scaup 160       1      
Common Eider 1       1      
Surf Scoter 3       1      
Long-tailed Duck 2       1      
Common Goldeneye 10       2      
Hooded Merganser 12       2      
Red-breasted Merganser 19       4      
Red-throated Loon 20       3      
Common Loon 6       3      
Horned Grebe 8       3      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Turkey Vulture 6       3      
Northern Harrier 4       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 6       4      
Black-bellied Plover 22       3      
Ruddy Turnstone 94       3      
Sanderling 260       4      
Purple Sandpiper 39       3      
Dunlin 68       3      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 249       4      
Herring Gull 301       6      
Great Black-backed Gull 22       5      
Rock Pigeon 45       2      
Mourning Dove 38       6      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 14       7      
Hairy Woodpecker 3       3      
Northern Flicker 3       3      
Blue Jay 20       7      
American Crow 19       2      
Common Raven 1       1      
Horned Lark 70       4      
Black-capped Chickadee 22       8      
Tufted Titmouse 22       7      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 5       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 5       4      
Carolina Wren 3       2      
Eastern Bluebird 5       2      
American Robin 15       2      
Gray Catbird 3       2      
Northern Mockingbird 1       1      
European Starling 128       4      
Cedar Waxwing 7       2      
Snow Bunting 4       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 9       2      
Eastern Towhee 2       1      
Fox Sparrow 6       2      
Song Sparrow 10       2      
White-throated Sparrow 24       6      
Dark-eyed Junco 57       6      
Northern Cardinal 28       8      
Common Grackle 4       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 10       1      
House Finch 125       6      
American Goldfinch 2       1      
House Sparrow 185       2      
Total 2,394             

A total of 67 species were reported.

See a summary for Connecticut.

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