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2008 Results: New York, New York

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 50       1      
Canada Goose 313       14      
Mute Swan 7       1      
Wood Duck 3       2      
Gadwall 13       2      
American Black Duck 34       8      
Mallard 468       12      
Northern Shoveler 135       2      
Northern Pintail 1       1      
Green-winged Teal 1       1      
Canvasback 20       3      
Bufflehead 55       3      
Hooded Merganser 8       1      
Ruddy Duck 210       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 6       2      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 3       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 15       11      
Peregrine Falcon 3       2      
American Coot 24       2      
Bonaparte's Gull 18       2      
Ring-billed Gull 275       11      
Herring Gull 427       14      
Great Black-backed Gull 21       3      
Rock Pigeon 581       32      
Mourning Dove 61       12      
Monk Parakeet 48       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 12       4      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 15       8      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Blue Jay 64       16      
American Crow 14       6      
Black-capped Chickadee 71       13      
Tufted Titmouse 58       10      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 36       7      
Carolina Wren 1       1      
Hermit Thrush 2       2      
American Robin 59       7      
Northern Mockingbird 5       3      
European Starling 202       12      
Cedar Waxwing 17       1      
Eastern Towhee 3       1      
American Tree Sparrow 26       2      
Song Sparrow 9       2      
White-throated Sparrow 316       9      
Dark-eyed Junco 38       4      
Northern Cardinal 38       11      
Red-winged Blackbird 1       1      
Common Grackle 162       5      
Purple Finch 35       4      
House Finch 102       6      
American Goldfinch 52       5      
House Sparrow 515       25      
Total 4,659             

A total of 56 species were reported.

See a summary for New York.

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