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2012 Results: Wilmette, Illinois

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 35       2      
Wood Duck 1       1      
Mallard 24       2      
Redhead 1       1      
Lesser Scaup 2       1      
Common Goldeneye 24       2      
Common Merganser 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Ring-billed Gull 23       3      
Herring Gull 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 12       2      
Mourning Dove 17       9      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 12       6      
American Crow 7       3      
Black-capped Chickadee 31       11      
White-breasted Nuthatch 3       2      
American Robin 2       1      
European Starling 5       2      
American Tree Sparrow 5       1      
White-throated Sparrow 14       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 62       14      
Northern Cardinal 31       12      
Common Grackle 4       1      
Purple Finch 6       2      
House Finch 15       5      
American Goldfinch 12       5      
House Sparrow 125       12      
Total 482             

A total of 29 species were reported.

See a summary for Illinois.

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