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2011 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 6,030       496      
Alberta 6       2      
Arizona 120       27      
Arkansas 5,590       387      
British Columbia 2,135       136      
California 11,660       940      
Colorado 1,354       231      
Connecticut 2,729       501      
Delaware 1,299       173      
District of Columbia 26       12      
Florida 6,959       768      
Georgia 16,873       1,628      
Idaho 2,351       180      
Illinois 8,114       985      
Indiana 6,250       696      
Iowa 3,346       395      
Kansas 4,436       422      
Kentucky 8,554       618      
Louisiana 3,602       218      
Maine 2,059       264      
Manitoba 141       17      
Maryland 4,681       767      
Massachusetts 4,205       667      
Michigan 13,984       1,442      
Minnesota 4,577       513      
Mississippi 5,965       355      
Missouri 9,500       820      
Montana 960       82      
Nebraska 6,044       399      
Nevada 319       31      
New Brunswick 715       65      
New Hampshire 1,598       202      
New Jersey 3,641       711      
New Mexico 520       59      
New York 15,247       2,142      
Newfoundland and Labrador 970       67      
North Carolina 15,281       2,140      
North Dakota 1,506       63      
Nova Scotia 2,627       223      
Ohio 12,762       1,622      
Oklahoma 4,699       258      
Ontario 13,893       1,246      
Oregon 1,491       223      
Pennsylvania 11,267       1,726      
Prince Edward Island 636       41      
Quebec 1,744       247      
Rhode Island 695       90      
Saskatchewan 15       4      
South Carolina 9,286       867      
South Dakota 4,199       147      
Tennessee 6,636       787      
Texas 19,040       1,422      
Utah 934       121      
Vermont 1,795       220      
Virginia 11,016       1,507      
Washington 3,398       348      
West Virginia 2,837       284      
Wisconsin 10,749       971      
Wyoming 588       48      
Total 303,654             

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