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2010 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       3      
Brant 1,370       32      
Canada Goose 15,467       231      
Mute Swan 417       74      
Wood Duck 34       7      
Gadwall 126       13      
American Wigeon 92       11      
American Black Duck 2,067       91      
Mallard 5,671       162      
Northern Pintail 30       11      
Green-winged Teal 6       3      
Canvasback 20       8      
Ring-necked Duck 225       19      
Greater Scaup 5,940       14      
Lesser Scaup 446       11      
Common Eider 20       2      
Harlequin Duck 2       2      
Surf Scoter 52       6      
White-winged Scoter 247       8      
Black Scoter 1       1      
Long-tailed Duck 1,622       18      
Bufflehead 810       39      
Common Goldeneye 941       32      
Hooded Merganser 578       67      
Common Merganser 821       58      
Red-breasted Merganser 914       51      
Ruddy Duck 3       1      
Northern Bobwhite 3       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 15       9      
Wild Turkey 902       108      
Red-throated Loon 39       9      
Common Loon 154       24      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       2      
Horned Grebe 94       17      
Eared Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 10       6      
Great Cormorant 116       25      
Great Blue Heron 35       27      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 35       15      
Turkey Vulture 420       165      
Osprey 6       5      
Bald Eagle 90       49      
Northern Harrier 31       24      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 80       76      
Cooper's Hawk 115       99      
Northern Goshawk 14       12      
Red-shouldered Hawk 88       71      
Red-tailed Hawk 489       337      
Rough-legged Hawk 4       4      
Golden Eagle 3       3      
American Kestrel 11       9      
Merlin 7       6      
Peregrine Falcon 14       11      
American Coot 25       7      
Black-bellied Plover 25       5      
Killdeer 11       5      
Willet 1       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 179       10      
Sanderling 301       10      
Purple Sandpiper 10       3      
Dunlin 315       13      
Wilson's Snipe 2       1      
American Woodcock 8       3      
Bonaparte's Gull 6       2      
Ring-billed Gull 6,414       128      
Herring Gull 7,971       136      
Iceland Gull 4       4      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 3       3      
Glaucous Gull 1       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 689       54      
Rock Pigeon 1,763       132      
Mourning Dove 5,540       1,025      
Monk Parakeet 156       17      
Eastern Screech-Owl 35       18      
Great Horned Owl 25       18      
Barred Owl 17       13      
Long-eared Owl 3       2      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 25       23      
Red-headed Woodpecker 3       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1,095       810      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 66       55      
Downy Woodpecker 2,328       1,187      
Hairy Woodpecker 699       464      
Northern Flicker 435       308      
Pileated Woodpecker 106       87      
Northern Shrike 1       1      
Blue Jay 4,544       1,166      
American Crow 14,280       851      
Fish Crow 67       28      
Common Raven 130       46      
Horned Lark 97       7      
Black-capped Chickadee 5,533       1,343      
Tufted Titmouse 4,579       1,310      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 130       68      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1,856       905      
Brown Creeper 74       58      
Carolina Wren 631       421      
Winter Wren 52       34      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 72       37      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 7       6      
Eastern Bluebird 577       158      
Hermit Thrush 13       13      
American Robin 3,641       431      
Gray Catbird 37       27      
Northern Mockingbird 143       110      
Brown Thrasher 2       2      
European Starling 7,588       467      
American Pipit 7       2      
Cedar Waxwing 176       24      
Snow Bunting 72       9      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 93       17      
Yellow-breasted Chat 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 41       31      
American Tree Sparrow 910       174      
Chipping Sparrow 15       14      
Field Sparrow 87       36      
Vesper Sparrow 2       2      
Savannah Sparrow 59       17      
Fox Sparrow 61       48      
Song Sparrow 1,136       340      
Swamp Sparrow 68       24      
White-throated Sparrow 4,008       703      
White-crowned Sparrow 23       19      
Dark-eyed Junco 12,429       1,395      
Northern Cardinal 3,632       1,236      
Red-winged Blackbird 3,880       116      
Eastern Meadowlark 1       1      
Rusty Blackbird 16       9      
Common Grackle 1,869       115      
Boat-tailed Grackle 31       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 432       66      
Baltimore Oriole 1       1      
Purple Finch 176       69      
House Finch 2,230       541      
Common Redpoll 1       1      
Pine Siskin 46       16      
American Goldfinch 4,849       789      
House Sparrow 4,331       546      
Total 153,705             

A total of 141 species were reported.

See list of localities in Connecticut with reports.

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