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1998 Results: Connecticut

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

See list of localities in Connecticut with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Sharp-shinned Hawk 16       16      
Cooper's Hawk 6       5      
Rock Pigeon 322       32      
Mourning Dove 1,034       176      
Red-headed Woodpecker 8       7      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 92       77      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 293       159      
Hairy Woodpecker 73       43      
Northern Flicker 34       21      
Pileated Woodpecker 12       11      
Blue Jay 471       155      
American Crow 908       179      
Common Raven 6       4      
Black-capped Chickadee 790       205      
Tufted Titmouse 599       193      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 19       15      
White-breasted Nuthatch 298       160      
Brown Creeper 5       5      
Carolina Wren 10       9      
Eastern Bluebird 46       18      
American Robin 102       26      
Northern Mockingbird 37       22      
European Starling 1,343       76      
Cedar Waxwing 27       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 2       2      
American Tree Sparrow 129       19      
Fox Sparrow 12       8      
Song Sparrow 126       41      
White-throated Sparrow 123       37      
White-crowned Sparrow 20       4      
Dark-eyed Junco 707       127      
Northern Cardinal 362       161      
Red-winged Blackbird 400       48      
Common Grackle 369       48      
Boat-tailed Grackle 38       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 81       13      
Purple Finch 179       38      
House Finch 510       107      
Common Redpoll 179       8      
Pine Siskin 17       4      
American Goldfinch 674       113      
Evening Grosbeak 2       2      
House Sparrow 918       111      
Total 11,400             

A total of 44 species were reported.

See list of localities in Connecticut with reports.

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