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2009 Results: District of Columbia

Other years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012

See list of localities in District of Columbia with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Canada Goose 3,954       6      
Wood Duck 3       2      
American Wigeon 2       1      
American Black Duck 9       3      
Mallard 343       11      
Redhead 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 9       1      
Greater Scaup 1       1      
Lesser Scaup 3       1      
White-winged Scoter 2       2      
Long-tailed Duck 1       1      
Bufflehead 1       1      
Common Merganser 5       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 4       1      
Horned Grebe 4       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 56       2      
Great Blue Heron 8       4      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 2       1      
Black Vulture 6       1      
Turkey Vulture 7       5      
Bald Eagle 3       3      
Cooper's Hawk 8       5      
Red-shouldered Hawk 11       6      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       1      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Merlin 2       2      
American Coot 1       1      
Killdeer 11       1      
Ring-billed Gull 796       11      
Herring Gull 278       3      
Great Black-backed Gull 130       2      
Rock Pigeon 103       7      
Mourning Dove 214       39      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 33       25      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 50       28      
Hairy Woodpecker 15       11      
Northern Flicker 11       7      
Pileated Woodpecker 6       4      
Blue Jay 28       13      
American Crow 203       20      
Fish Crow 177       3      
Carolina Chickadee 70       29      
Tufted Titmouse 55       21      
White-breasted Nuthatch 33       22      
Brown Creeper 2       2      
Carolina Wren 27       19      
Winter Wren 4       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 6       4      
Eastern Bluebird 1       1      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 238       19      
Northern Mockingbird 19       15      
European Starling 632       25      
Cedar Waxwing 30       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 4       2      
American Tree Sparrow 20       2      
Field Sparrow 6       3      
Savannah Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 74       23      
Swamp Sparrow 6       2      
White-throated Sparrow 88       27      
White-crowned Sparrow 4       4      
Dark-eyed Junco 109       16      
Northern Cardinal 112       44      
Red-winged Blackbird 51       5      
Common Grackle 89       8      
Brown-headed Cowbird 3       1      
Purple Finch 38       6      
House Finch 97       30      
American Goldfinch 62       16      
House Sparrow 492       37      
Total 8,885             

A total of 75 species were reported.

See list of localities in District of Columbia with reports.

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