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2005 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
Brant 400       1      
Canada Goose 2,129       79      
Mute Swan 89       18      
Wood Duck 15       4      
Gadwall 2       1      
American Wigeon 23       3      
American Black Duck 100       14      
Mallard 866       53      
Northern Pintail 4       1      
Green-winged Teal 7       2      
Canvasback 4       1      
Redhead 6       1      
Greater Scaup 287       3      
White-winged Scoter 22       1      
Long-tailed Duck 225       1      
Bufflehead 71       4      
Common Goldeneye 257       3      
Hooded Merganser 55       13      
Common Merganser 61       8      
Red-breasted Merganser 66       6      
Ring-necked Pheasant 2       2      
Wild Turkey 496       39      
Red-throated Loon 1       1      
Common Loon 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 7       1      
Great Cormorant 15       1      
Great Blue Heron 5       5      
Black Vulture 7       2      
Turkey Vulture 79       43      
Bald Eagle 16       6      
Northern Harrier 7       7      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 28       24      
Cooper's Hawk 37       37      
Northern Goshawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 21       18      
Red-tailed Hawk 126       78      
Rough-legged Hawk 2       2      
American Kestrel 2       2      
Merlin 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 4       4      
American Coot 7       1      
Killdeer 3       2      
Dunlin 3       1      
Ring-billed Gull 1,002       31      
Herring Gull 622       37      
Iceland Gull 1       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 90       14      
Rock Pigeon 703       54      
Mourning Dove 2,583       414      
Monk Parakeet 28       4      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 3       3      
Barred Owl 4       4      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 340       262      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 4       3      
Downy Woodpecker 909       412      
Hairy Woodpecker 238       165      
Northern Flicker 101       74      
Pileated Woodpecker 18       15      
Northern Shrike 1       1      
Blue Jay 1,001       277      
American Crow 6,823       229      
Fish Crow 15       5      
Common Raven 18       8      
Black-capped Chickadee 1,940       498      
Tufted Titmouse 1,726       477      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 44       27      
White-breasted Nuthatch 776       386      
Brown Creeper 34       27      
Carolina Wren 241       171      
Winter Wren 32       20      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 19       6      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 8       4      
Eastern Bluebird 140       36      
Hermit Thrush 2       2      
American Robin 880       92      
Gray Catbird 2       2      
Northern Mockingbird 33       27      
European Starling 2,477       186      
Cedar Waxwing 137       8      
Snow Bunting 81       2      
Pine Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 6       6      
American Tree Sparrow 199       70      
Chipping Sparrow 2       2      
Field Sparrow 50       15      
Fox Sparrow 11       11      
Song Sparrow 353       154      
Swamp Sparrow 8       2      
White-throated Sparrow 915       235      
White-crowned Sparrow 5       4      
Dark-eyed Junco 3,486       438      
Northern Cardinal 1,497       454      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,089       74      
Rusty Blackbird 13       2      
Common Grackle 353       64      
Brown-headed Cowbird 197       34      
Purple Finch 107       24      
House Finch 1,277       256      
Common Redpoll 3       3      
Pine Siskin 20       10      
American Goldfinch 1,659       275      
House Sparrow 1,564       206      
Total 41,455             

A total of 104 species were reported.

See list of localities in Connecticut with reports.

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