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2009 Results: Shelbyville, Kentucky

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 59       7      
Wood Duck 2       1      
Northern Bobwhite 5       1      
Wild Turkey 32       2      
Great Blue Heron 9       7      
Black Vulture 4       2      
Turkey Vulture 123       6      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 6       4      
Killdeer 4       1      
Rock Pigeon 34       3      
Mourning Dove 46       13      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 2       2      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 5       5      
Hairy Woodpecker 3       3      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Blue Jay 4       4      
American Crow 19       5      
Carolina Chickadee 16       9      
Tufted Titmouse 10       4      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 2       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 10       4      
Carolina Wren 2       2      
Winter Wren 1       1      
American Robin 105       13      
Northern Mockingbird 3       2      
European Starling 182       7      
American Tree Sparrow 8       2      
Field Sparrow 6       1      
Fox Sparrow 5       1      
Song Sparrow 15       5      
White-throated Sparrow 17       8      
White-crowned Sparrow 8       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 14       5      
Northern Cardinal 25       11      
Red-winged Blackbird 3       1      
Common Grackle 4       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 7       2      
House Finch 15       6      
American Goldfinch 44       9      
House Sparrow 33       7      
Total 897             

A total of 43 species were reported.

See a summary for Kentucky.

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