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2010 Results: Reading, Pennsylvania

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
Snow Goose 300       2      
Canada Goose 421       12      
Mallard 20       1      
Common Merganser 4       1      
Wild Turkey 13       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 15       4      
Turkey Vulture 33       15      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3       3      
Cooper's Hawk 11       9      
Northern Goshawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 9       7      
American Woodcock 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 14       2      
Herring Gull 3       1      
Rock Pigeon 13       1      
Mourning Dove 236       33      
Red-headed Woodpecker 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 25       23      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 54       35      
Hairy Woodpecker 8       8      
Northern Flicker 4       4      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Blue Jay 67       23      
American Crow 72       25      
Carolina Chickadee 13       7      
Black-capped Chickadee 38       17      
Tufted Titmouse 74       33      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 31       23      
Brown Creeper 5       5      
Carolina Wren 31       26      
Winter Wren 3       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 21       7      
American Robin 38       7      
Northern Mockingbird 8       8      
European Starling 159       24      
Cedar Waxwing 4       1      
Eastern Towhee 3       2      
American Tree Sparrow 15       4      
Field Sparrow 13       2      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 75       26      
White-throated Sparrow 173       36      
White-crowned Sparrow 7       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 287       49      
Northern Cardinal 144       46      
Common Grackle 8       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 8       5      
Purple Finch 5       4      
House Finch 185       36      
American Goldfinch 204       37      
House Sparrow 153       24      
Total 3,044             

A total of 56 species were reported.

See a summary for Pennsylvania.

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