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2002 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
Snow Goose 1       1      
Brant 30       1      
Canada Goose 7,362       130      
Mute Swan 81       28      
Wood Duck 26       10      
Gadwall 29       2      
American Wigeon 16       2      
American Black Duck 196       22      
Mallard 1,794       114      
Northern Pintail 5       1      
Green-winged Teal 8       3      
Canvasback 14       1      
Ring-necked Duck 31       4      
Lesser Scaup 4       1      
Long-tailed Duck 12       1      
Bufflehead 76       10      
Common Goldeneye 95       5      
Hooded Merganser 67       13      
Common Merganser 1,049       22      
Red-breasted Merganser 129       16      
Northern Bobwhite 16       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 11       3      
Wild Turkey 367       39      
Red-throated Loon 31       5      
Common Loon 4       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 6       3      
Horned Grebe 3       2      
Great Cormorant 51       9      
Great Blue Heron 32       20      
Black Vulture 11       5      
Turkey Vulture 149       61      
Bald Eagle 24       11      
Northern Harrier 13       13      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 30       29      
Cooper's Hawk 17       17      
Red-shouldered Hawk 19       14      
Red-tailed Hawk 134       93      
Rough-legged Hawk 3       3      
Golden Eagle 1       1      
American Kestrel 2       2      
Merlin 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 2       2      
American Coot 19       3      
Sanderling 175       1      
American Woodcock 2       2      
Bonaparte's Gull 17       3      
Ring-billed Gull 1,841       48      
Herring Gull 1,347       101      
Iceland Gull 1       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 124       27      
Rock Pigeon 1,178       82      
Mourning Dove 2,799       499      
Monk Parakeet 299       22      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Eastern Screech-Owl 2       1      
Great Horned Owl 7       6      
Snowy Owl 2       2      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Short-eared Owl 1       1      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 20       19      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 367       268      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 11       9      
Downy Woodpecker 876       446      
Hairy Woodpecker 221       137      
Northern Flicker 95       65      
Pileated Woodpecker 19       17      
Blue Jay 1,441       405      
American Crow 5,296       421      
Fish Crow 4       1      
Common Raven 26       7      
Black-capped Chickadee 2,134       568      
Tufted Titmouse 1,553       516      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 53       37      
White-breasted Nuthatch 765       418      
Brown Creeper 20       19      
Carolina Wren 151       111      
Winter Wren 13       7      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 22       11      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 3       3      
Eastern Bluebird 181       58      
Hermit Thrush 2       2      
American Robin 437       71      
Gray Catbird 40       11      
Northern Mockingbird 90       66      
European Starling 5,084       285      
Cedar Waxwing 281       21      
Snow Bunting 12       5      
Pine Warbler 3       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 5       3      
Eastern Towhee 6       3      
American Tree Sparrow 423       68      
Chipping Sparrow 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 4       2      
Fox Sparrow 5       5      
Song Sparrow 322       111      
Swamp Sparrow 3       3      
White-throated Sparrow 900       183      
White-crowned Sparrow 15       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 2,910       419      
Northern Cardinal 1,191       423      
Red-winged Blackbird 631       96      
Rusty Blackbird 6       1      
Common Grackle 615       50      
Brown-headed Cowbird 77       27      
Purple Finch 231       57      
House Finch 1,381       287      
Common Redpoll 35       5      
Pine Siskin 70       20      
American Goldfinch 1,254       263      
House Sparrow 2,965       283      
Total 52,039             

A total of 111 species were reported.

See list of localities in Connecticut with reports.

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