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2006 Results: Arizona

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

See list of localities in Arizona with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Fulvous Whistling-Duck 2       2      
Greater White-fronted Goose 8       4      
Snow Goose 58       3      
Ross's Goose 39       3      
Canada Goose 757       26      
Tundra Swan 12       4      
Gadwall 175       26      
Eurasian Wigeon 3       3      
American Wigeon 2,810       43      
Mallard 2,544       107      
Blue-winged Teal 50       7      
Cinnamon Teal 345       28      
Northern Shoveler 3,031       51      
Northern Pintail 799       16      
Green-winged Teal 1,102       36      
Canvasback 173       12      
Redhead 171       16      
Ring-necked Duck 1,472       55      
Lesser Scaup 108       13      
Black Scoter 1       1      
Bufflehead 186       20      
Common Goldeneye 7       2      
Hooded Merganser 7       3      
Common Merganser 602       24      
Ruddy Duck 881       46      
Scaled Quail 161       15      
Gambel's Quail 4,993       285      
Montezuma Quail 2       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 1       1      
Wild Turkey 40       1      
Least Grebe 2       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 135       45      
Eared Grebe 51       6      
Western Grebe 257       6      
Clark's Grebe 4       2      
Neotropic Cormorant 17       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 129       14      
American White Pelican 8       1      
Great Blue Heron 163       46      
Great Egret 188       29      
Snowy Egret 44       16      
Cattle Egret 46       2      
Green Heron 33       20      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 13       7      
White-faced Ibis 25       1      
Black Vulture 11       4      
Turkey Vulture 182       40      
California Condor 1       1      
Osprey 16       14      
White-tailed Kite 2       1      
Bald Eagle 33       19      
Northern Harrier 90       33      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 57       43      
Cooper's Hawk 92       82      
Northern Goshawk 7       6      
Harris's Hawk 63       37      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Gray Hawk 3       3      
Swainson's Hawk 5       4      
Zone-tailed Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 283       122      
Ferruginous Hawk 27       6      
Rough-legged Hawk 2       1      
Golden Eagle 3       3      
American Kestrel 118       75      
Merlin 7       6      
Peregrine Falcon 15       7      
Prairie Falcon 7       6      
Virginia Rail 1       1      
Sora 8       7      
American Coot 4,506       86      
Sandhill Crane 4,755       4      
Semipalmated Plover 1       1      
Killdeer 510       52      
Black-necked Stilt 374       20      
American Avocet 14       8      
Spotted Sandpiper 11       5      
Greater Yellowlegs 7       4      
Lesser Yellowlegs 2       1      
Long-billed Curlew 124       2      
Western Sandpiper 10       1      
Least Sandpiper 347       11      
Dunlin 1       1      
Long-billed Dowitcher 414       10      
Wilson's Snipe 54       14      
Ring-billed Gull 87       2      
California Gull 55       9      
Herring Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 3,102       200      
Band-tailed Pigeon 8       4      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 41       23      
White-winged Dove 131       48      
Mourning Dove 8,312       491      
Inca Dove 979       116      
Common Ground-Dove 188       29      
Ruddy Ground-Dove 4       2      
Rosy-faced Lovebird 28       10      
Greater Roadrunner 171       74      
Barn Owl 12       9      
Western Screech-Owl 23       14      
Great Horned Owl 47       28      
Northern Pygmy-Owl 1       1      
Burrowing Owl 29       15      
Spotted Owl 2       1      
Long-eared Owl 1       1      
White-throated Swift 67       8      
Magnificent Hummingbird 17       14      
Blue-throated Hummingbird 2       1      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 35       24      
Anna's Hummingbird 661       272      
Costa's Hummingbird 189       92      
Broad-tailed Hummingbird 2       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 8       8      
Allen's Hummingbird 4       4      
Broad-billed Hummingbird 13       7      
Violet-crowned Hummingbird 5       5      
Elegant Trogon 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 17       16      
Lewis's Woodpecker 13       10      
Acorn Woodpecker 114       41      
Gila Woodpecker 599       279      
Williamson's Sapsucker 6       5      
Red-naped Sapsucker 34       24      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 1       1      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 78       52      
Downy Woodpecker 16       14      
Hairy Woodpecker 57       32      
Arizona Woodpecker 7       6      
Northern Flicker 170       96      
Gilded Flicker 60       36      
Northern Beardless-Tyrannulet 1       1      
Hammond's Flycatcher 1       1      
Gray Flycatcher 17       9      
Dusky Flycatcher 1       1      
Black Phoebe 120       56      
Eastern Phoebe 2       2      
Say's Phoebe 255       119      
Vermilion Flycatcher 50       26      
Ash-throated Flycatcher 17       16      
Western Kingbird 5       2      
Loggerhead Shrike 55       24      
Cassin's Vireo 1       1      
Hutton's Vireo 16       9      
Pinyon Jay 387       18      
Steller's Jay 151       41      
Western Scrub-Jay 339       93      
Clark's Nutcracker 2       1      
American Crow 328       41      
Chihuahuan Raven 93       19      
Common Raven 818       198      
Horned Lark 133       12      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 174       31      
Tree Swallow 98       8      
Violet-green Swallow 25       6      
Cliff Swallow 10       3      
Mountain Chickadee 126       32      
Mexican Chickadee 2       1      
Bridled Titmouse 95       29      
Juniper Titmouse 41       18      
Verdin 383       171      
Bushtit 364       34      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 15       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 116       57      
Pygmy Nuthatch 139       32      
Brown Creeper 18       8      
Cactus Wren 466       209      
Rock Wren 39       22      
Canyon Wren 44       23      
Bewick's Wren 66       38      
House Wren 89       14      
Marsh Wren 25       16      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 33       22      
Black-tailed Gnatcatcher 51       33      
Black-capped Gnatcatcher 1       1      
American Dipper 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 36       4      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 229       99      
Eastern Bluebird 2       1      
Western Bluebird 364       41      
Mountain Bluebird 110       9      
Townsend's Solitaire 10       10      
Swainson's Thrush 1       1      
Hermit Thrush 40       18      
Rufous-backed Robin 3       3      
American Robin 503       62      
Northern Mockingbird 385       202      
Sage Thrasher 19       11      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
Bendire's Thrasher 26       18      
Curve-billed Thrasher 474       235      
Crissal Thrasher 73       23      
European Starling 2,735       152      
American Pipit 20       9      
Sprague's Pipit 7       2      
Cedar Waxwing 138       9      
Phainopepla 187       84      
Olive Warbler 12       4      
Chestnut-collared Longspur 78       2      
Ovenbird 2       2      
Orange-crowned Warbler 55       28      
Common Yellowthroat 13       7      
Yellow Warbler 2       2      
Palm Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 701       99      
Black-throated Gray Warbler 2       2      
Rufous-capped Warbler 1       1      
Wilson's Warbler 4       4      
Red-faced Warbler 1       1      
Painted Redstart 1       1      
Green-tailed Towhee 86       34      
Spotted Towhee 122       45      
Rufous-crowned Sparrow 53       18      
Canyon Towhee 162       69      
Abert's Towhee 449       131      
Rufous-winged Sparrow 9       4      
Cassin's Sparrow 12       4      
Chipping Sparrow 794       72      
Brewer's Sparrow 692       46      
Black-chinned Sparrow 14       6      
Vesper Sparrow 338       18      
Lark Sparrow 126       12      
Five-striped Sparrow 1       1      
Black-throated Sparrow 458       75      
Sage Sparrow 17       4      
Lark Bunting 3,795       11      
Savannah Sparrow 304       14      
Grasshopper Sparrow 8       4      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 156       39      
Lincoln's Sparrow 140       40      
Swamp Sparrow 6       2      
White-throated Sparrow 32       7      
Harris's Sparrow 3       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 3,789       269      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 1       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 1,497       133      
Yellow-eyed Junco 22       3      
Hepatic Tanager 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 195       92      
Pyrrhuloxia 103       54      
Blue Grosbeak 1       1      
Lazuli Bunting 5       3      
Dickcissel 1       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 2,690       70      
Eastern Meadowlark 98       16      
Western Meadowlark 288       37      
Yellow-headed Blackbird 1,505       15      
Brewer's Blackbird 565       33      
Great-tailed Grackle 2,398       171      
Bronzed Cowbird 10       3      
Brown-headed Cowbird 359       21      
Orchard Oriole 4       2      
Hooded Oriole 2       2      
Streak-backed Oriole 1       1      
Purple Finch 12       5      
Cassin's Finch 76       8      
House Finch 5,317       467      
Red Crossbill 9       2      
Pine Siskin 2,378       77      
Lesser Goldfinch 2,028       228      
Lawrence's Goldfinch 6       1      
American Goldfinch 47       20      
House Sparrow 4,634       341      
Total 96,488             

A total of 263 species were reported.

See list of localities in Arizona with reports.

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