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2009 Results: Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata)

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 1,226       455      
Alberta 435       135      
Arkansas 1,370       384      
British Columbia 71       28      
Colorado 512       210      
Connecticut 1,965       584      
Delaware 503       155      
District of Columbia 28       13      
Florida 4,902       1,562      
Georgia 4,543       1,645      
Idaho 5       3      
Illinois 1,679       630      
Indiana 2,150       746      
Iowa 1,511       472      
Kansas 1,043       391      
Kentucky 1,682       570      
Louisiana 1,086       266      
Maine 4,787       815      
Manitoba 1,029       201      
Maryland 3,280       1,143      
Massachusetts 2,273       611      
Michigan 5,968       1,589      
Minnesota 2,296       626      
Mississippi 1,605       544      
Missouri 2,414       779      
Montana 54       21      
Nebraska 869       317      
New Brunswick 586       111      
New Hampshire 2,323       425      
New Jersey 3,197       1,021      
New Mexico 28       13      
New York 11,310       2,796      
Newfoundland and Labrador 245       68      
North Carolina 4,616       1,827      
North Dakota 87       28      
Nova Scotia 1,038       179      
Ohio 4,574       1,608      
Oklahoma 1,034       322      
Ontario 4,279       981      
Oregon 18       8      
Pennsylvania 7,102       2,205      
Prince Edward Island 901       79      
Quebec 2,984       573      
Rhode Island 357       116      
Saskatchewan 204       61      
South Carolina 1,609       663      
South Dakota 261       80      
Tennessee 3,598       1,139      
Texas 4,282       1,657      
Vermont 3,231       526      
Virginia 4,912       1,707      
West Virginia 1,174       355      
Wisconsin 3,384       927      
Wyoming 38       12      
Total 116,658             

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