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2008 Results: Norwalk, 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 325       1      
Canada Goose 208       4      
Mute Swan 26       2      
Gadwall 2       1      
American Wigeon 130       1      
American Black Duck 80       1      
Mallard 75       5      
Green-winged Teal 10       2      
Greater Scaup 40       1      
White-winged Scoter 5       1      
Long-tailed Duck 525       1      
Bufflehead 75       1      
Common Goldeneye 180       1      
Hooded Merganser 53       4      
Common Merganser 6       3      
Red-breasted Merganser 34       1      
Wild Turkey 13       3      
Great Cormorant 15       1      
Great Blue Heron 4       4      
Black Vulture 4       2      
Turkey Vulture 2       2      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 11       3      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
American Coot 2       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 110       1      
Dunlin 77       1      
Ring-billed Gull 50       4      
Herring Gull 425       6      
Great Black-backed Gull 55       1      
Rock Pigeon 129       5      
Mourning Dove 59       9      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 10       4      
Downy Woodpecker 24       7      
Hairy Woodpecker 6       5      
Blue Jay 41       6      
American Crow 22       6      
Fish Crow 8       1      
Black-capped Chickadee 76       9      
Tufted Titmouse 53       6      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 2       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 11       3      
Carolina Wren 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 4       2      
Eastern Bluebird 6       2      
American Robin 28       2      
Gray Catbird 2       2      
Northern Mockingbird 5       3      
European Starling 106       4      
Savannah Sparrow 4       2      
Song Sparrow 8       3      
White-throated Sparrow 48       6      
Dark-eyed Junco 67       4      
Northern Cardinal 20       6      
Red-winged Blackbird 6       3      
Common Grackle 29       3      
House Finch 55       4      
American Goldfinch 4       4      
House Sparrow 199       10      
Total 3,580             

A total of 61 species were reported.

See a summary for Connecticut.

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