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2012 Results: Plano, Texas

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
Canada Goose 2       1      
Gadwall 89       9      
American Wigeon 83       7      
Mallard 418       15      
Northern Shoveler 4       2      
Canvasback 14       2      
Redhead 8       1      
Ring-necked Duck 47       6      
Lesser Scaup 241       8      
Common Loon 3       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 16       5      
Neotropic Cormorant 3       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 18       8      
Great Blue Heron 4       4      
Great Egret 2       2      
Cattle Egret 1       1      
Black Vulture 2       1      
Turkey Vulture 2       1      
Northern Harrier 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 8       8      
American Coot 52       9      
Killdeer 8       5      
Ring-billed Gull 41       5      
Rock Pigeon 76       8      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 16       6      
White-winged Dove 146       15      
Mourning Dove 197       40      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 18       11      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 4       4      
Downy Woodpecker 14       11      
Hairy Woodpecker 4       4      
Northern Flicker 15       7      
American Kestrel 11       6      
Eastern Phoebe 2       2      
Loggerhead Shrike 2       1      
Blue Jay 88       29      
American Crow 94       18      
Carolina Chickadee 54       27      
Tufted Titmouse 21       11      
Brown Creeper 2       2      
Sedge Wren 1       1      
Bewick's Wren 1       1      
Carolina Wren 15       11      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 10       8      
Eastern Bluebird 1       1      
American Robin 180       19      
Northern Mockingbird 81       28      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 383       16      
Cedar Waxwing 235       13      
Orange-crowned Warbler 8       8      
Pine Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 38       10      
Eastern Towhee 3       3      
Chipping Sparrow 2       1      
Field Sparrow 6       2      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 5       1      
White-throated Sparrow 19       8      
Harris's Sparrow 26       4      
White-crowned Sparrow 16       8      
Dark-eyed Junco 259       42      
Northern Cardinal 154       42      
Red-winged Blackbird 359       11      
Western Meadowlark 1       1      
Common Grackle 22       4      
Great-tailed Grackle 108       13      
Brown-headed Cowbird 65       4      
House Finch 124       29      
Pine Siskin 5       2      
American Goldfinch 276       24      
House Sparrow 165       23      
Total 4,409             

A total of 77 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

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