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2002 Results: Scottsdale, 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
Snow Goose 1       1      
Canada Goose 339       8      
Gadwall 7       1      
American Wigeon 628       5      
Mallard 140       10      
Cinnamon Teal 5       1      
Northern Shoveler 75       4      
Green-winged Teal 3       1      
Ring-necked Duck 17       3      
Bufflehead 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 15       3      
Common Merganser 40       1      
Ruddy Duck 97       3      
Gambel's Quail 192       9      
Pied-billed Grebe 10       5      
Double-crested Cormorant 11       2      
Great Blue Heron 12       7      
Great Egret 49       7      
Green Heron 5       3      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 17       1      
Bald Eagle 4       2      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Harris's Hawk 15       7      
Red-tailed Hawk 12       8      
Ferruginous Hawk 1       1      
Golden Eagle 2       1      
American Kestrel 8       7      
Peregrine Falcon 2       1      
American Coot 663       7      
Killdeer 16       4      
Black-necked Stilt 30       5      
Least Sandpiper 10       2      
Common Snipe 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 247       15      
Mourning Dove 451       26      
Inca Dove 194       14      
Rosy-faced Lovebird 4       2      
Greater Roadrunner 1       1      
Western Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 5       2      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 6       3      
Anna's Hummingbird 24       17      
Costa's Hummingbird 7       5      
Broad-tailed Hummingbird 3       3      
Gila Woodpecker 37       23      
Red-naped Sapsucker 1       1      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 4       3      
Gilded Flicker 5       3      
Say's Phoebe 2       2      
Vermilion Flycatcher 2       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 3       1      
American Crow 4       1      
Common Raven 12       6      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 4       3      
Verdin 17       13      
Cactus Wren 32       14      
Black-tailed Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 4       2      
Townsend's Solitaire 1       1      
American Robin 3       3      
Northern Mockingbird 24       18      
Curve-billed Thrasher 35       18      
European Starling 410       22      
Phainopepla 29       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 2       2      
Spotted Towhee 1       1      
Canyon Towhee 3       2      
Abert's Towhee 22       13      
Black-chinned Sparrow 1       1      
Black-throated Sparrow 2       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 39       9      
Northern Cardinal 19       10      
Red-winged Blackbird 115       5      
Brewer's Blackbird 3       1      
Great-tailed Grackle 165       15      
Brown-headed Cowbird 10       2      
Cassin's Finch 4       1      
House Finch 109       19      
Lesser Goldfinch 18       3      
House Sparrow 280       22      
Total 4,798             

A total of 81 species were reported.

See a summary for Arizona.

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