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2012 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
Canada Goose 200       13      
Wood Duck 1       1      
Gadwall 20       4      
American Wigeon 1,364       13      
Mallard 461       16      
Cinnamon Teal 2       1      
Northern Shoveler 267       6      
Northern Pintail 11       1      
Green-winged Teal 19       4      
Canvasback 3       2      
Ring-necked Duck 100       9      
Hooded Merganser 3       1      
Common Merganser 22       5      
Ruddy Duck 90       7      
Gambel's Quail 702       48      
Pied-billed Grebe 11       4      
Eared Grebe 1       1      
Neotropic Cormorant 86       6      
Double-crested Cormorant 69       12      
Great Blue Heron 20       12      
Great Egret 47       10      
Snowy Egret 42       7      
Green Heron 8       5      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 4       3      
Osprey 3       3      
Northern Harrier 2       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4       4      
Cooper's Hawk 6       6      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Harris's Hawk 36       16      
Zone-tailed Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 15       10      
American Coot 1,514       13      
Killdeer 42       12      
Black-necked Stilt 13       5      
Spotted Sandpiper 5       3      
Least Sandpiper 14       2      
Wilson's Snipe 3       2      
Rock Pigeon 914       30      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 14       4      
White-winged Dove 52       11      
Mourning Dove 763       60      
Inca Dove 83       15      
Common Ground-Dove 7       2      
Greater Roadrunner 9       8      
Western Screech-Owl 5       5      
Great Horned Owl 12       8      
Burrowing Owl 2       2      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 1       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 76       47      
Costa's Hummingbird 26       14      
Belted Kingfisher 4       3      
Lewis's Woodpecker 1       1      
Gila Woodpecker 133       43      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 3       2      
Northern Flicker 17       11      
Gilded Flicker 40       14      
American Kestrel 11       9      
Prairie Falcon 4       3      
Rosy-faced Lovebird 117       16      
Gray Flycatcher 1       1      
Black Phoebe 10       5      
Say's Phoebe 21       12      
Ash-throated Flycatcher 4       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 2       2      
Common Raven 57       17      
Horned Lark 6       1      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 25       6      
Cliff Swallow 1       1      
Verdin 67       28      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
Pygmy Nuthatch 1       1      
Rock Wren 4       4      
Canyon Wren 2       1      
House Wren 5       3      
Cactus Wren 139       29      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Black-tailed Gnatcatcher 2       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2       1      
Townsend's Solitaire 2       1      
American Robin 18       6      
Northern Mockingbird 97       43      
Sage Thrasher 1       1      
Bendire's Thrasher 2       2      
Curve-billed Thrasher 121       45      
European Starling 829       37      
American Pipit 170       1      
Cedar Waxwing 6       1      
Phainopepla 108       11      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 9       7      
Spotted Towhee 1       1      
Canyon Towhee 17       5      
Abert's Towhee 33       19      
Chipping Sparrow 4       1      
Brewer's Sparrow 15       6      
Black-chinned Sparrow 1       1      
Black-throated Sparrow 19       6      
Lark Bunting 60       1      
Savannah Sparrow 47       5      
White-crowned Sparrow 318       28      
Dark-eyed Junco 4       1      
Northern Cardinal 34       19      
Red-winged Blackbird 94       12      
Western Meadowlark 1       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 38       5      
Great-tailed Grackle 257       30      
Bronzed Cowbird 7       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1       1      
House Finch 441       56      
Lesser Goldfinch 92       16      
Lawrence's Goldfinch 1       1      
American Goldfinch 13       3      
House Sparrow 411       40      
Total 11,130             

A total of 114 species were reported.

See a summary for Arizona.

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