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2008 Results: Phoenix, Arizona

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

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Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Canada Goose 14       2      
Gadwall 19       3      
American Wigeon 4       1      
Mallard 52       8      
Blue-winged Teal 2       1      
Cinnamon Teal 9       4      
Green-winged Teal 47       3      
Canvasback 9       2      
Ring-necked Duck 191       5      
Common Merganser 1       1      
Ruddy Duck 5       1      
Gambel's Quail 557       50      
Pied-billed Grebe 27       4      
Neotropic Cormorant 389       4      
Double-crested Cormorant 72       3      
American Bittern 2       2      
Great Blue Heron 8       5      
Great Egret 1       1      
Green Heron 6       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 29       1      
Bald Eagle 2       2      
Northern Harrier 3       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 7       6      
Cooper's Hawk 14       12      
Harris's Hawk 7       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 13       11      
Ferruginous Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 5       5      
Peregrine Falcon 5       5      
Virginia Rail 1       1      
Sora 1       1      
American Coot 106       6      
Killdeer 26       5      
Black-necked Stilt 4       2      
Greater Yellowlegs 1       1      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 635       39      
White-winged Dove 27       7      
Mourning Dove 1,961       76      
Inca Dove 503       31      
Common Ground-Dove 10       3      
Rosy-faced Lovebird 72       13      
Greater Roadrunner 7       6      
Western Screech-Owl 2       2      
Great Horned Owl 5       3      
White-throated Swift 10       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 128       36      
Costa's Hummingbird 28       21      
Rufous Hummingbird 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Gila Woodpecker 89       42      
Red-naped Sapsucker 2       2      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 3       3      
Northern Flicker 26       11      
Gilded Flicker 22       16      
Black Phoebe 21       5      
Say's Phoebe 9       7      
Common Raven 16       11      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 33       6      
Tree Swallow 2       1      
Cliff Swallow 11       1      
Juniper Titmouse 1       1      
Verdin 69       30      
Bushtit 1       1      
Cactus Wren 51       28      
Rock Wren 2       2      
Bewick's Wren 4       2      
House Wren 2       2      
Marsh Wren 12       2      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 2       2      
Black-tailed Gnatcatcher 8       5      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 10       4      
Northern Mockingbird 69       38      
Bendire's Thrasher 12       5      
Curve-billed Thrasher 128       52      
Crissal Thrasher 4       2      
European Starling 589       32      
Phainopepla 4       3      
Orange-crowned Warbler 15       6      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 76       10      
Green-tailed Towhee 1       1      
Spotted Towhee 2       1      
Canyon Towhee 5       4      
Abert's Towhee 178       34      
Chipping Sparrow 9       4      
Black-throated Sparrow 10       6      
Song Sparrow 54       6      
Lincoln's Sparrow 2       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 344       38      
Dark-eyed Junco 43       13      
Northern Cardinal 11       5      
Lazuli Bunting 1       1      
Painted Bunting 1       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 395       10      
Western Meadowlark 1       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 35       1      
Great-tailed Grackle 388       33      
Brown-headed Cowbird 212       7      
House Finch 1,463       65      
Lesser Goldfinch 356       33      
American Goldfinch 5       2      
House Sparrow 1,348       56      
Total 11,190             

A total of 103 species were reported.

See a summary for Arizona.

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