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2012 Results: Sun City West, 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 19       3      
American Wigeon 203       3      
Mallard 74       4      
Blue-winged Teal 3       1      
Cinnamon Teal 1       1      
Northern Shoveler 60       1      
Northern Pintail 4       1      
Redhead 2       1      
Ring-necked Duck 25       1      
Lesser Scaup 12       1      
Bufflehead 12       2      
Gambel's Quail 13       3      
Great Blue Heron 2       1      
Turkey Vulture 1       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Harris's Hawk 6       2      
American Coot 76       3      
Killdeer 4       2      
Rock Pigeon 56       5      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 5       2      
White-winged Dove 2       1      
Mourning Dove 30       5      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 1       1      
Costa's Hummingbird 8       6      
Gila Woodpecker 4       3      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Gilded Flicker 1       1      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Black Phoebe 1       1      
Say's Phoebe 1       1      
Verdin 2       2      
Cactus Wren 3       2      
Northern Mockingbird 6       4      
Curve-billed Thrasher 5       5      
European Starling 13       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1       1      
Abert's Towhee 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 15       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 10       3      
Great-tailed Grackle 21       5      
Brown-headed Cowbird 5       1      
House Finch 22       3      
Lesser Goldfinch 22       2      
House Sparrow 2       1      
Total 757             

A total of 44 species were reported.

See a summary for Arizona.

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