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2012 Results: Surprise, Arizona

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
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck 3       1      
Canada Goose 5       1      
American Wigeon 11       1      
Mallard 53       1      
Gambel's Quail 129       18      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Harris's Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       3      
American Coot 1       1      
Killdeer 11       2      
Least Sandpiper 30       1      
Rock Pigeon 39       8      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 36       4      
Mourning Dove 209       26      
Inca Dove 1       1      
Common Ground-Dove 8       3      
Greater Roadrunner 1       1      
Western Screech-Owl 1       1      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 1       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 17       10      
Costa's Hummingbird 11       10      
Gila Woodpecker 24       14      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 1       1      
Gilded Flicker 3       3      
American Kestrel 6       3      
Gray Flycatcher 1       1      
Say's Phoebe 3       2      
Hutton's Vireo 1       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 2       2      
Common Raven 2       1      
Horned Lark 2       1      
Verdin 6       3      
Bushtit 3       2      
Canyon Wren 1       1      
Cactus Wren 23       11      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Black-tailed Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 17       13      
Curve-billed Thrasher 17       8      
European Starling 128       5      
Phainopepla 4       2      
Orange-crowned Warbler 2       2      
Canyon Towhee 2       1      
Abert's Towhee 16       11      
Chipping Sparrow 2       1      
Black-throated Sparrow 3       1      
Song Sparrow 6       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 40       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 10       4      
Northern Cardinal 5       4      
Red-winged Blackbird 3       2      
Great-tailed Grackle 167       6      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2       1      
House Finch 77       21      
House Sparrow 165       8      
Total 1,322             

A total of 58 species were reported.

See a summary for Arizona.

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