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2008 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
Greater White-fronted Goose 2       1      
Snow Goose 20       2      
Canada Goose 821       10      
Wood Duck 1       1      
Gadwall 9       1      
Eurasian Wigeon 1       1      
American Wigeon 2,092       10      
Mallard 386       11      
Blue-winged Teal 3       1      
Cinnamon Teal 6       3      
Northern Shoveler 106       6      
Northern Pintail 6       1      
Green-winged Teal 8       3      
Canvasback 9       5      
Ring-necked Duck 181       7      
Lesser Scaup 6       2      
Common Goldeneye 2       1      
Hooded Merganser 16       2      
Common Merganser 162       2      
Ruddy Duck 90       6      
Gambel's Quail 272       23      
Pied-billed Grebe 20       6      
Eared Grebe 1       1      
Western Grebe 1       1      
Neotropic Cormorant 5       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 74       4      
Great Blue Heron 18       6      
Great Egret 120       7      
Snowy Egret 7       2      
Green Heron 5       3      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 4       3      
Osprey 1       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 4       4      
Harris's Hawk 15       5      
Zone-tailed Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 10       6      
American Kestrel 10       4      
American Coot 1,268       7      
Killdeer 40       6      
Black-necked Stilt 30       4      
Spotted Sandpiper 2       2      
Least Sandpiper 4       1      
California Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 585       21      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 2       1      
White-winged Dove 7       3      
Mourning Dove 349       35      
Inca Dove 47       8      
Common Ground-Dove 2       1      
Rosy-faced Lovebird 61       5      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 53       17      
Costa's Hummingbird 15       9      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 3       2      
Gila Woodpecker 74       21      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 2       1      
Northern Flicker 20       8      
Gilded Flicker 9       5      
Gray Flycatcher 1       1      
Black Phoebe 3       2      
Say's Phoebe 10       7      
Vermilion Flycatcher 2       2      
Loggerhead Shrike 1       1      
Plumbeous Vireo 2       1      
Common Raven 12       7      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 13       3      
Violet-green Swallow 4       1      
Cliff Swallow 1       1      
Verdin 20       10      
Bushtit 2       1      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
Cactus Wren 39       14      
Rock Wren 1       1      
Canyon Wren 2       1      
House Wren 1       1      
Black-tailed Gnatcatcher 2       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 6       3      
Northern Mockingbird 57       22      
Bendire's Thrasher 1       1      
Curve-billed Thrasher 48       20      
European Starling 576       19      
American Pipit 50       1      
Phainopepla 5       2      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 14       6      
Abert's Towhee 29       17      
Black-throated Sparrow 18       3      
Sage Sparrow 10       1      
Lincoln's Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 43       11      
Dark-eyed Junco 45       8      
Northern Cardinal 15       10      
Red-winged Blackbird 150       4      
Western Meadowlark 2       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 52       7      
Great-tailed Grackle 219       16      
Brown-headed Cowbird 6       1      
House Finch 153       23      
Lesser Goldfinch 20       5      
American Goldfinch 2       1      
House Sparrow 163       15      
Total 8,875             

A total of 103 species were reported.

See a summary for Arizona.

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