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2009 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 5,859       474      
Alberta 1       1      
Arizona 245       45      
Arkansas 7,811       443      
British Columbia 427       67      
California 14,200       942      
Colorado 2,297       287      
Connecticut 6,076       767      
Delaware 1,589       208      
District of Columbia 62       16      
Florida 10,494       864      
Georgia 21,124       1,935      
Idaho 2,318       222      
Illinois 7,608       940      
Indiana 7,518       867      
Iowa 4,014       426      
Kansas 5,053       461      
Kentucky 8,420       679      
Louisiana 2,096       182      
Maine 7,757       688      
Manitoba 7       4      
Maryland 11,142       1,387      
Massachusetts 6,137       718      
Michigan 21,571       1,869      
Minnesota 5,200       560      
Mississippi 11,092       568      
Missouri 10,068       867      
Montana 353       47      
Nebraska 6,774       406      
Nevada 478       43      
New Brunswick 1,416       80      
New Hampshire 3,643       386      
New Jersey 9,665       1,299      
New Mexico 559       64      
New York 26,333       2,843      
Newfoundland and Labrador 988       47      
North Carolina 20,757       2,362      
North Dakota 104       18      
Nova Scotia 2,328       170      
Ohio 13,979       1,729      
Oklahoma 4,882       291      
Ontario 12,509       1,087      
Oregon 1,463       201      
Pennsylvania 29,607       3,093      
Prince Edward Island 550       40      
Quebec 2,962       355      
Rhode Island 1,373       144      
South Carolina 9,596       760      
South Dakota 1,058       113      
Tennessee 13,600       1,157      
Texas 23,824       1,580      
Utah 1,322       163      
Vermont 4,924       444      
Virginia 20,014       2,066      
Washington 4,471       399      
West Virginia 5,337       410      
Wisconsin 16,079       1,352      
Wyoming 805       43      
Total 421,939             

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