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2012 Results: McKinney, Texas

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 40       4      
Wood Duck 1       1      
Gadwall 4       1      
American Wigeon 6       1      
Mallard 81       7      
Northern Shoveler 7       2      
Redhead 5       1      
Ring-necked Duck 26       1      
Lesser Scaup 5       1      
Bufflehead 2       1      
Wild Turkey 3       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 4       1      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Neotropic Cormorant 7       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 55       4      
Great Blue Heron 16       5      
Great Egret 1       1      
Black Vulture 15       3      
Turkey Vulture 11       6      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       1      
Cooper's Hawk 8       6      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       4      
American Coot 21       2      
Killdeer 3       2      
Ring-billed Gull 50       4      
Rock Pigeon 18       2      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 22       6      
White-winged Dove 128       19      
Mourning Dove 137       28      
Greater Roadrunner 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 9       6      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 4       4      
Downy Woodpecker 13       7      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 6       3      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 6       5      
Blue Jay 33       12      
American Crow 63       16      
Purple Martin 9       1      
Carolina Chickadee 40       19      
Tufted Titmouse 20       12      
Brown Creeper 2       2      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Bewick's Wren 2       2      
Carolina Wren 12       8      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 6       6      
Eastern Bluebird 20       9      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 402       22      
Northern Mockingbird 41       21      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 196       14      
Cedar Waxwing 231       8      
Lapland Longspur 2       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 3       3      
Pine Warbler 2       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 39       13      
Spotted Towhee 1       1      
Chipping Sparrow 35       6      
Field Sparrow 9       3      
Vesper Sparrow 4       1      
Lark Sparrow 6       1      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 37       7      
Lincoln's Sparrow 1       1      
Swamp Sparrow 2       1      
White-throated Sparrow 15       5      
Harris's Sparrow 16       4      
White-crowned Sparrow 13       4      
Dark-eyed Junco 177       26      
Northern Cardinal 97       31      
Red-winged Blackbird 298       15      
Common Grackle 19       8      
Great-tailed Grackle 13       5      
Brown-headed Cowbird 128       14      
House Finch 183       21      
American Goldfinch 79       11      
House Sparrow 171       20      
Total 3,159             

A total of 82 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

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