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2009 Results: Patoka River National Wildlife Refuge, Indiana

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Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Greater White-fronted Goose 115       2      
Canada Goose 4,862       11      
Tundra Swan 36       5      
Wood Duck 16       3      
Gadwall 14       3      
American Wigeon 9       3      
Mallard 684       8      
Northern Shoveler 450       3      
Northern Pintail 3,314       4      
Green-winged Teal 28       4      
Canvasback 24       1      
Redhead 262       1      
Ring-necked Duck 3,286       2      
Common Goldeneye 39       3      
Hooded Merganser 31       4      
Northern Bobwhite 8       1      
Wild Turkey 32       3      
Great Blue Heron 15       4      
Black Vulture 6       1      
Turkey Vulture 15       1      
Bald Eagle 5       4      
Northern Harrier 34       6      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 27       10      
Rough-legged Hawk 2       2      
American Kestrel 13       4      
American Coot 16       1      
Sandhill Crane 644       4      
Killdeer 27       4      
Ring-billed Gull 31       3      
Rock Pigeon 29       3      
Mourning Dove 79       8      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 3       1      
Belted Kingfisher 3       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 9       5      
Downy Woodpecker 8       5      
Hairy Woodpecker 3       1      
Northern Flicker 11       4      
Pileated Woodpecker 6       3      
Blue Jay 32       9      
American Crow 179       8      
Horned Lark 20       3      
Carolina Chickadee 11       3      
Tufted Titmouse 19       5      
White-breasted Nuthatch 14       5      
Brown Creeper 4       2      
Carolina Wren 6       3      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 4       2      
Eastern Bluebird 10       5      
American Robin 42       8      
Northern Mockingbird 3       3      
European Starling 1,006       5      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 15       1      
American Tree Sparrow 95       5      
Song Sparrow 38       4      
Swamp Sparrow 8       3      
White-throated Sparrow 6       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 21       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 59       5      
Northern Cardinal 50       8      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,792       9      
Eastern Meadowlark 27       3      
Common Grackle 1,086       5      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2       1      
House Finch 6       1      
American Goldfinch 46       3      
House Sparrow 24       2      
Total 18,824             

A total of 68 species were reported.

See a summary for Indiana.

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