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2003 Results: Rochester, New York

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 20       1      
Mute Swan 40       1      
American Black Duck 16       4      
Mallard 1,184       6      
Redhead 20       1      
Lesser Scaup 1       1      
Long-tailed Duck 7       1      
Hooded Merganser 3       1      
Wild Turkey 6       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 8       6      
Ring-billed Gull 172       2      
Herring Gull 14       2      
Rock Pigeon 109       7      
Mourning Dove 160       35      
Eastern Screech-Owl 2       2      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 41       31      
Downy Woodpecker 58       32      
Hairy Woodpecker 27       20      
Northern Flicker 5       5      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Blue Jay 53       22      
American Crow 79       33      
Black-capped Chickadee 149       48      
Tufted Titmouse 43       16      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 5       3      
White-breasted Nuthatch 30       17      
Carolina Wren 6       5      
Winter Wren 1       1      
American Robin 40       4      
Northern Mockingbird 3       3      
European Starling 20       10      
Cedar Waxwing 16       2      
American Tree Sparrow 62       10      
Song Sparrow 47       7      
White-throated Sparrow 10       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 82       25      
Northern Cardinal 163       48      
Red-winged Blackbird 1       1      
Common Grackle 1       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1       1      
Purple Finch 13       3      
House Finch 134       22      
American Goldfinch 171       31      
House Sparrow 473       39      
Total 3,503             

A total of 48 species were reported.

See a summary for New York.

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