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2009 Results: Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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 417       16      
Wood Duck 1       1      
American Black Duck 20       7      
Mallard 1,411       13      
Redhead 50       1      
Greater Scaup 147       3      
Bufflehead 66       3      
Common Goldeneye 253       10      
Hooded Merganser 1       1      
Common Merganser 126       5      
Red-breasted Merganser 25       2      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3       3      
Cooper's Hawk 10       10      
Red-tailed Hawk 6       6      
American Kestrel 3       2      
American Coot 9       2      
Ring-billed Gull 531       9      
Herring Gull 334       12      
Thayer's Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 180       8      
Mourning Dove 217       41      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 11       11      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 65       44      
Hairy Woodpecker 14       11      
Blue Jay 8       7      
American Crow 99       26      
Black-capped Chickadee 145       55      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 5       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 20       13      
Brown Creeper 4       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
American Robin 4       2      
European Starling 114       10      
Cedar Waxwing 50       5      
American Tree Sparrow 105       13      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 5       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 200       48      
Northern Cardinal 114       45      
Red-winged Blackbird 1       1      
Purple Finch 8       3      
House Finch 149       38      
Common Redpoll 29       10      
Pine Siskin 26       10      
American Goldfinch 400       47      
House Sparrow 453       47      
Total 5,846             

A total of 50 species were reported.

See a summary for Wisconsin.

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