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2009 Results: North Platte, Nebraska

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
Greater White-fronted Goose 97       3      
Snow Goose 310       12      
Ross's Goose 6       1      
Cackling Goose 850       5      
Canada Goose 6,307       26      
Gadwall 76       1      
American Wigeon 11       1      
Mallard 287       7      
Northern Shoveler 2       1      
Green-winged Teal 2       1      
Canvasback 6       1      
Redhead 124       1      
Ring-necked Duck 2       1      
Bufflehead 6       1      
Common Goldeneye 14       2      
Hooded Merganser 2       1      
Common Merganser 18       2      
Ring-necked Pheasant 10       6      
Greater Prairie-Chicken 8       2      
Wild Turkey 191       7      
Great Blue Heron 5       5      
Bald Eagle 29       13      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 10       5      
Ferruginous Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 12       5      
Merlin 2       2      
Prairie Falcon 2       2      
Sandhill Crane 58       3      
Killdeer 3       1      
Wilson's Snipe 3       1      
Ring-billed Gull 67       3      
Herring Gull 10       3      
Rock Pigeon 393       12      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 67       16      
Mourning Dove 79       10      
Great Horned Owl 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 11       6      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 28       15      
Hairy Woodpecker 14       6      
Northern Flicker 31       8      
Northern Shrike 3       3      
Blue Jay 26       11      
American Crow 44       7      
Horned Lark 311       7      
Black-capped Chickadee 2       1      
Tufted Titmouse 2       2      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 15       4      
White-breasted Nuthatch 22       7      
Pygmy Nuthatch 1       1      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 3       1      
Mountain Bluebird 23       1      
Townsend's Solitaire 2       2      
American Robin 279       20      
European Starling 786       16      
Cedar Waxwing 29       3      
Lapland Longspur 1       1      
Snow Bunting 3       1      
Spotted Towhee 1       1      
American Tree Sparrow 89       7      
Harris's Sparrow 55       8      
White-crowned Sparrow 9       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 349       23      
Northern Cardinal 47       15      
Red-winged Blackbird 4,051       10      
Western Meadowlark 14       6      
Common Grackle 1       1      
Great-tailed Grackle 40       3      
Purple Finch 12       3      
House Finch 243       21      
Pine Siskin 401       17      
American Goldfinch 367       21      
House Sparrow 292       16      
Total 16,686             

A total of 78 species were reported.

See a summary for Nebraska.

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