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2009 Results: Rio Rancho, New Mexico

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
Scaled Quail 66       8      
Gambel's Quail 76       11      
Cooper's Hawk 7       7      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Prairie Falcon 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 45       8      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 10       5      
White-winged Dove 81       13      
Mourning Dove 51       18      
Greater Roadrunner 4       4      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Northern Flicker 3       3      
Pinyon Jay 1       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 2       1      
American Crow 1       1      
Common Raven 13       6      
American Robin 13       6      
Curve-billed Thrasher 19       14      
European Starling 11       4      
Spotted Towhee 4       4      
Canyon Towhee 7       6      
White-crowned Sparrow 36       10      
Dark-eyed Junco 65       16      
Cassin's Finch 3       1      
House Finch 241       21      
Lesser Goldfinch 42       10      
Evening Grosbeak 7       1      
House Sparrow 336       18      
Total 1,148             

A total of 29 species were reported.

See a summary for New Mexico.

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