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2012 Results: Milford, 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
Brant 58       2      
Canada Goose 53       6      
Mute Swan 4       1      
Gadwall 8       1      
American Wigeon 4       1      
American Black Duck 42       2      
Mallard 12       4      
Green-winged Teal 13       1      
Long-tailed Duck 2       1      
Bufflehead 12       3      
Hooded Merganser 3       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 16       2      
Wild Turkey 4       1      
Red-throated Loon 1       1      
Common Loon 6       2      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 1       1      
Great Cormorant 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 2       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Northern Goshawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       2      
Virginia Rail 1       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 97       4      
Herring Gull 157       7      
Great Black-backed Gull 5       2      
Rock Pigeon 38       5      
Mourning Dove 100       16      
Long-eared Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 8       7      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 11       7      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 2       2      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Monk Parakeet 21       4      
Blue Jay 14       5      
American Crow 9       5      
Fish Crow 8       3      
Black-capped Chickadee 24       10      
Tufted Titmouse 14       6      
White-breasted Nuthatch 15       7      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 5       4      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
American Robin 7       1      
Northern Mockingbird 2       2      
European Starling 134       9      
Cedar Waxwing 9       1      
Eastern Towhee 2       2      
Song Sparrow 41       8      
Swamp Sparrow 2       1      
White-throated Sparrow 25       6      
Dark-eyed Junco 35       5      
Northern Cardinal 44       14      
Red-winged Blackbird 7       3      
Common Grackle 11       4      
Purple Finch 1       1      
House Finch 22       7      
American Goldfinch 14       3      
House Sparrow 145       13      
Total 1,292             

A total of 67 species were reported.

See a summary for Connecticut.

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