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2008 Results: American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis)

Other years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012


State/Province Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Alabama 11,437       623      
Arizona 304       48      
Arkansas 10,202       541      
British Columbia 709       81      
California 10,252       895      
Colorado 2,079       261      
Connecticut 2,305       425      
Delaware 1,471       185      
District of Columbia 64       13      
Florida 10,056       751      
Georgia 19,610       1,540      
Idaho 2,135       196      
Illinois 7,680       856      
Indiana 7,548       929      
Iowa 4,394       423      
Kansas 6,737       441      
Kentucky 7,877       671      
Louisiana 6,345       280      
Maine 1,385       167      
Manitoba 93       13      
Maryland 7,054       908      
Massachusetts 3,137       465      
Michigan 13,254       1,379      
Minnesota 4,735       472      
Mississippi 17,900       641      
Missouri 11,014       722      
Montana 224       38      
Nebraska 6,717       400      
Nevada 313       42      
New Brunswick 171       19      
New Hampshire 932       142      
New Jersey 5,550       1,062      
New Mexico 943       88      
New York 15,305       2,093      
Newfoundland and Labrador 490       51      
North Carolina 19,597       2,075      
North Dakota 290       41      
Nova Scotia 933       89      
Ohio 12,649       1,648      
Oklahoma 5,419       248      
Ontario 5,771       588      
Oregon 1,707       251      
Pennsylvania 11,259       1,850      
Prince Edward Island 119       14      
Quebec 1,074       126      
Rhode Island 552       82      
Saskatchewan 6       3      
South Carolina 7,590       685      
South Dakota 2,269       125      
Tennessee 13,278       1,068      
Texas 16,829       1,231      
Utah 1,476       132      
Vermont 1,011       134      
Virginia 16,672       1,783      
Washington 5,199       417      
West Virginia 2,597       300      
Wisconsin 11,121       988      
Wyoming 658       48      
Total 338,498             

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