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2003 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 29       3      
Brant 176       2      
Canada Goose 2,869       44      
Mute Swan 46       12      
Wood Duck 52       4      
Gadwall 19       3      
American Wigeon 10       3      
American Black Duck 198       30      
Mallard 1,442       38      
Ring-necked Duck 8       3      
Greater Scaup 12       1      
Long-tailed Duck 15       2      
Bufflehead 32       7      
Common Goldeneye 30       5      
Hooded Merganser 39       5      
Common Merganser 92       11      
Red-breasted Merganser 94       7      
Northern Bobwhite 1       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 2       2      
Ruffed Grouse 2       1      
Wild Turkey 773       57      
Red-throated Loon 6       4      
Common Loon 4       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Great Cormorant 20       4      
Great Blue Heron 4       4      
Turkey Vulture 37       25      
Bald Eagle 44       14      
Northern Harrier 12       11      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 44       41      
Cooper's Hawk 42       34      
Northern Goshawk 3       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 18       16      
Red-tailed Hawk 82       56      
Rough-legged Hawk 4       4      
Golden Eagle 5       3      
American Kestrel 2       2      
Killdeer 1       1      
American Woodcock 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 887       25      
Herring Gull 441       40      
Great Black-backed Gull 28       12      
Rock Pigeon 817       55      
Mourning Dove 3,088       440      
Monk Parakeet 154       19      
Barn Owl 12       1      
Great Horned Owl 10       10      
Snowy Owl 1       1      
Short-eared Owl 2       2      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 3       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 529       417      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 12       12      
Downy Woodpecker 1,079       524      
Hairy Woodpecker 340       221      
Northern Flicker 114       86      
Pileated Woodpecker 24       19      
Blue Jay 1,923       509      
American Crow 1,805       436      
Fish Crow 8       3      
Common Raven 14       5      
Horned Lark 185       4      
Black-capped Chickadee 1,785       554      
Tufted Titmouse 1,900       596      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 10       10      
White-breasted Nuthatch 738       431      
Brown Creeper 49       38      
Carolina Wren 345       243      
Winter Wren 17       11      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 2       1      
Eastern Bluebird 121       37      
Hermit Thrush 5       5      
American Robin 282       63      
Gray Catbird 2       2      
Northern Mockingbird 65       51      
European Starling 1,992       289      
American Pipit 2       1      
Cedar Waxwing 178       17      
Snow Bunting 1       1      
Pine Warbler 2       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 10       3      
Eastern Towhee 11       9      
American Tree Sparrow 630       147      
Field Sparrow 11       9      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 52       28      
Song Sparrow 631       211      
Swamp Sparrow 4       4      
White-throated Sparrow 1,573       326      
White-crowned Sparrow 46       10      
Dark-eyed Junco 6,101       637      
Northern Cardinal 1,742       560      
Red-winged Blackbird 61       8      
Common Grackle 90       21      
Brown-headed Cowbird 35       13      
Purple Finch 77       20      
House Finch 1,544       286      
Pine Siskin 56       10      
American Goldfinch 2,647       335      
House Sparrow 2,388       279      
Total 42,954             

A total of 100 species were reported.

See list of localities in Connecticut with reports.

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