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2007 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 4       4      
Brant 454       5      
Canada Goose 14,169       140      
Mute Swan 197       37      
Wood Duck 33       8      
Gadwall 5       3      
American Wigeon 17       3      
American Black Duck 562       45      
Mallard 3,219       102      
Northern Pintail 3       1      
Green-winged Teal 2       1      
Canvasback 6       2      
Redhead 9       2      
Ring-necked Duck 111       8      
Greater Scaup 436       4      
Lesser Scaup 24       3      
Surf Scoter 14       2      
Black Scoter 6       1      
Long-tailed Duck 700       1      
Bufflehead 311       15      
Common Goldeneye 165       9      
Hooded Merganser 182       28      
Common Merganser 1,135       47      
Red-breasted Merganser 149       9      
Ruddy Duck 69       10      
Northern Bobwhite 4       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 4       4      
Wild Turkey 875       96      
Red-throated Loon 8       3      
Common Loon 19       3      
Horned Grebe 2       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 16       6      
Great Cormorant 113       6      
American Bittern 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 22       15      
Black Vulture 17       5      
Turkey Vulture 248       85      
Bald Eagle 117       30      
Northern Harrier 39       20      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 37       36      
Cooper's Hawk 74       69      
Northern Goshawk 9       9      
Red-shouldered Hawk 54       42      
Red-tailed Hawk 332       205      
Rough-legged Hawk 6       3      
Golden Eagle 1       1      
American Kestrel 5       4      
Merlin 2       2      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
American Coot 25       7      
Black-bellied Plover 5       1      
Killdeer 2       2      
Ruddy Turnstone 2       1      
Sanderling 61       3      
Dunlin 41       1      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
American Woodcock 12       4      
Bonaparte's Gull 19       5      
Laughing Gull 8       1      
Ring-billed Gull 1,943       84      
Herring Gull 2,520       92      
Iceland Gull 2       2      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 281       27      
Rock Pigeon 1,778       79      
Mourning Dove 5,124       786      
Monk Parakeet 10       2      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Eastern Screech-Owl 27       15      
Great Horned Owl 17       14      
Barred Owl 5       4      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 11       11      
Red-headed Woodpecker 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 852       599      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 34       28      
Downy Woodpecker 1,752       820      
Hairy Woodpecker 476       320      
Northern Flicker 250       183      
Pileated Woodpecker 37       30      
Eastern Phoebe 3       2      
Blue Jay 3,319       856      
American Crow 7,702       538      
Fish Crow 24       11      
Common Raven 5       3      
Horned Lark 203       7      
Black-capped Chickadee 3,758       964      
Tufted Titmouse 3,475       925      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 81       44      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1,310       675      
Brown Creeper 58       38      
Carolina Wren 623       376      
Winter Wren 54       26      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 30       15      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 7       4      
Eastern Bluebird 386       100      
Hermit Thrush 16       16      
American Robin 1,072       210      
Gray Catbird 2       2      
Northern Mockingbird 123       88      
Brown Thrasher 3       3      
European Starling 5,028       418      
American Pipit 35       4      
Cedar Waxwing 132       19      
Snow Bunting 53       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 4       4      
Eastern Towhee 40       29      
American Tree Sparrow 691       159      
Field Sparrow 178       51      
Savannah Sparrow 54       20      
Fox Sparrow 69       41      
Song Sparrow 928       294      
Swamp Sparrow 86       21      
White-throated Sparrow 2,413       458      
Dark-eyed Junco 7,924       952      
Northern Cardinal 2,858       922      
Red-winged Blackbird 493       61      
Rusty Blackbird 62       5      
Common Grackle 1,766       100      
Brown-headed Cowbird 542       59      
Purple Finch 6       3      
House Finch 1,797       452      
American Goldfinch 2,643       445      
Evening Grosbeak 4       4      
House Sparrow 3,903       410      
Total 93,254             

A total of 126 species were reported.

See list of localities in Connecticut with reports.

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