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2010 Results: Staten Island, 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
Greater White-fronted Goose 1       1      
Snow Goose 195       17      
Brant 4,964       44      
Canada Goose 37,897       71      
Mute Swan 387       29      
Wood Duck 24       8      
Gadwall 49       2      
American Wigeon 115       9      
American Black Duck 4,229       52      
Mallard 30,331       61      
Northern Shoveler 34       5      
Northern Pintail 1       1      
Canvasback 14       2      
Redhead 33       3      
Ring-necked Duck 36       5      
Greater Scaup 5,570       15      
Lesser Scaup 35       5      
Common Eider 314       5      
Harlequin Duck 2       1      
Bufflehead 605       39      
Common Goldeneye 2       1      
Hooded Merganser 1,171       35      
Common Merganser 223       18      
Red-breasted Merganser 781       32      
Ruddy Duck 568       16      
Ring-necked Pheasant 9       4      
Wild Turkey 363       39      
Common Loon 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Horned Grebe 67       8      
Red-necked Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 55       30      
Great Cormorant 142       27      
Great Blue Heron 107       51      
Turkey Vulture 99       47      
Bald Eagle 2       2      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 5       5      
Cooper's Hawk 23       22      
Red-tailed Hawk 108       29      
American Kestrel 3       3      
Peregrine Falcon 4       4      
American Coot 39       12      
Black-bellied Plover 116       5      
Killdeer 97       32      
American Oystercatcher 2       2      
Sanderling 38       3      
Dunlin 3       2      
American Woodcock 5       2      
Bonaparte's Gull 57       21      
Ring-billed Gull 40,091       60      
Herring Gull 30,616       69      
Iceland Gull 6       4      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 9       5      
Glaucous Gull 1       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 5,159       56      
Rock Pigeon 94       16      
Mourning Dove 4,428       80      
Monk Parakeet 3       1      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Long-eared Owl 1       1      
Short-eared Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 3       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 865       71      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 1,342       75      
Hairy Woodpecker 302       47      
Northern Flicker 16       9      
Blue Jay 1,872       75      
American Crow 4,831       67      
Fish Crow 30       16      
Black-capped Chickadee 963       72      
Tufted Titmouse 848       69      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 66       19      
White-breasted Nuthatch 106       45      
Carolina Wren 986       61      
Winter Wren 10       5      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 22       6      
Eastern Bluebird 17       3      
Hermit Thrush 2       2      
American Robin 2,422       52      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 204       73      
Brown Thrasher 3       3      
European Starling 16,777       54      
American Pipit 1       1      
Cedar Waxwing 186       5      
Snow Bunting 155       3      
Pine Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 61       4      
Eastern Towhee 1       1      
American Tree Sparrow 80       14      
Chipping Sparrow 2       1      
Field Sparrow 3       1      
Savannah Sparrow 3       3      
Fox Sparrow 75       56      
Song Sparrow 368       65      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 2,348       75      
Dark-eyed Junco 4,697       78      
Northern Cardinal 1,564       93      
Red-winged Blackbird 536       53      
Rusty Blackbird 10       1      
Common Grackle 1,088       54      
Brown-headed Cowbird 35       22      
Purple Finch 11       4      
House Finch 1,657       57      
American Goldfinch 148       26      
House Sparrow 717       80      
Total 214,780             

A total of 111 species were reported.

See a summary for New York.

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