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2003 Results: Phoenix, Arizona

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
Egyptian Goose 6       1      
American Wigeon 77       4      
Mallard 93       9      
Redhead 2       1      
Ring-necked Duck 77       2      
Lesser Scaup 75       1      
Gambel's Quail 305       26      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Green Heron 6       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3       3      
Cooper's Hawk 8       8      
Harris's Hawk 5       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 6       5      
Golden Eagle 2       1      
American Kestrel 6       5      
Prairie Falcon 3       3      
American Coot 15       1      
Killdeer 9       4      
Rock Pigeon 409       31      
White-winged Dove 5       4      
Mourning Dove 1,099       52      
Inca Dove 432       29      
Rosy-faced Lovebird 42       4      
Greater Roadrunner 2       2      
Western Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 2       2      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 1       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 111       41      
Costa's Hummingbird 19       9      
Belted Kingfisher 3       3      
Gila Woodpecker 77       37      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 13       11      
Gilded Flicker 17       8      
Black Phoebe 2       1      
Say's Phoebe 7       6      
Loggerhead Shrike 1       1      
Hutton's Vireo 3       3      
Steller's Jay 2       2      
Western Scrub-Jay 1       1      
Common Raven 24       10      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 17       3      
Juniper Titmouse 33       1      
Verdin 62       25      
Cactus Wren 109       26      
Rock Wren 1       1      
Bewick's Wren 7       2      
Black-tailed Gnatcatcher 5       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 4       2      
American Robin 23       7      
Northern Mockingbird 63       31      
Bendire's Thrasher 2       1      
Curve-billed Thrasher 105       34      
Crissal Thrasher 3       3      
European Starling 356       25      
Orange-crowned Warbler 4       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 6       3      
Wilson's Warbler 1       1      
Spotted Towhee 4       4      
Abert's Towhee 74       22      
Lark Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Lincoln's Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 240       29      
Dark-eyed Junco 14       5      
Northern Cardinal 13       8      
Pyrrhuloxia 5       5      
Red-winged Blackbird 7       4      
Brewer's Blackbird 24       1      
Great-tailed Grackle 161       29      
Brown-headed Cowbird 4       2      
House Finch 901       46      
Lesser Goldfinch 83       15      
American Goldfinch 7       2      
House Sparrow 807       35      
Total 6,122             

A total of 75 species were reported.

See a summary for Arizona.

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