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2012 Results: Connecticut

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See list of localities in Connecticut with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Canada Goose 20,957       303      
American Crow 12,178       572      
Herring Gull 6,367       165      
European Starling 5,515       339      
Dark-eyed Junco 5,386       850      
Ring-billed Gull 5,337       127      
House Sparrow 4,909       487      
Common Grackle 4,345       149      
Mourning Dove 3,914       871      
Black-capped Chickadee 3,259       940      
Tufted Titmouse 3,006       926      
Mallard 2,949       244      
Northern Cardinal 2,186       840      
Blue Jay 2,010       674      
House Finch 1,974       483      
American Goldfinch 1,630       331      
Downy Woodpecker 1,520       816      
Brant 1,514       26      
White-throated Sparrow 1,495       386      
Rock Pigeon 1,481       103      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1,469       752      
Long-tailed Duck 1,389       15      
American Robin 1,320       177      
American Black Duck 1,299       74      
Great Black-backed Gull 1,050       59      
Red-winged Blackbird 881       147      
Greater Scaup 791       8      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 780       590      
Common Merganser 638       79      
Ring-necked Duck 634       27      
Wild Turkey 617       64      
Song Sparrow 579       237      
Common Goldeneye 557       30      
Mute Swan 536       102      
Bufflehead 506       41      
Red-tailed Hawk 498       322      
Hairy Woodpecker 467       318      
Sanderling 461       14      
Eastern Bluebird 448       145      
Hooded Merganser 442       70      
Turkey Vulture 429       186      
Cedar Waxwing 424       29      
American Wigeon 415       17      
American Coot 403       13      
Red-breasted Merganser 362       44      
Carolina Wren 312       217      
Fish Crow 301       28      
Gadwall 262       25      
Brown-headed Cowbird 259       51      
Purple Finch 243       92      
American Tree Sparrow 217       62      
Rusty Blackbird 204       11      
Northern Flicker 201       156      
Dunlin 178       5      
White-winged Scoter 168       4      
Canvasback 152       8      
Common Loon 141       30      
Horned Lark 140       6      
Northern Mockingbird 120       90      
Ruddy Turnstone 105       6      
Bald Eagle 104       52      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 103       37      
Great Cormorant 99       27      
Red-throated Loon 99       25      
Red-shouldered Hawk 98       75      
Monk Parakeet 94       14      
Field Sparrow 90       35      
Common Raven 80       42      
Great Blue Heron 69       52      
Brown Creeper 68       55      
Pileated Woodpecker 68       55      
Horned Grebe 59       16      
Purple Sandpiper 59       7      
Black Vulture 55       18      
Cooper's Hawk 55       48      
Surf Scoter 52       8      
Green-winged Teal 49       3      
Belted Kingfisher 44       34      
Ruddy Duck 42       1      
Fox Sparrow 40       17      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 40       36      
Wood Duck 40       15      
Double-crested Cormorant 39       17      
Gray Catbird 36       21      
Lesser Scaup 35       8      
White-crowned Sparrow 33       19      
Eastern Towhee 31       16      
Savannah Sparrow 30       9      
Northern Harrier 24       20      
Black-bellied Plover 22       3      
Swamp Sparrow 22       13      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 21       18      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 21       9      
Pine Siskin 18       6      
Snow Goose 18       2      
Great Horned Owl 17       12      
Peregrine Falcon 17       15      
Eastern Screech-Owl 15       12      
Northern Pintail 14       7      
Ring-necked Pheasant 13       8      
Boat-tailed Grackle 12       2      
American Woodcock 11       6      
Winter Wren 11       9      
Barred Owl 10       9      
Northern Gannet 10       5      
Killdeer 9       5      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 8       2      
Common Eider 8       3      
Palm Warbler 8       2      
Razorbill 7       3      
Bonaparte's Gull 6       3      
Chipping Sparrow 6       6      
Great Egret 6       6      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 6       1      
American Pipit 5       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 5       3      
Iceland Gull 5       3      
Red-necked Grebe 5       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 5       5      
American Kestrel 4       4      
Brown Thrasher 4       4      
Eastern Phoebe 4       4      
Rough-legged Hawk 4       4      
Snow Bunting 4       2      
Eurasian Wigeon 3       3      
Golden Eagle 3       3      
Hermit Thrush 3       3      
Merlin 3       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 3       3      
Pine Warbler 3       1      
Virginia Rail 3       2      
Black-headed Gull 2       2      
Common Murre 2       1      
Evening Grosbeak 2       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 2       1      
Harris's Sparrow 2       2      
Northern Shoveler 2       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 2       2      
Baltimore Oriole 1       1      
Glaucous Gull 1       1      
Greater White-fronted Goose 1       1      
Long-eared Owl 1       1      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Northern Goshawk 1       1      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 1       1      
Northern Shrike 1       1      
Pink-footed Goose 1       1      
Redhead 1       1      
Tree Swallow 1       1      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Yellow-breasted Chat 1       1      
Total 114,474             

A total of 151 species were reported.

See list of localities in Connecticut with reports.

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