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2005 Results: Iowa

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See list of localities in Iowa with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Greater White-fronted Goose 100       1      
Snow Goose 29       6      
Canada Goose 6,272       87      
Trumpeter Swan 24       5      
Wood Duck 5       2      
American Wigeon 2       1      
American Black Duck 6       2      
Mallard 1,335       29      
Northern Shoveler 6       1      
Northern Pintail 68       2      
Canvasback 55       2      
Redhead 37       3      
Ring-necked Duck 12       2      
Lesser Scaup 146       4      
Bufflehead 6       1      
Common Goldeneye 127       5      
Hooded Merganser 12       3      
Common Merganser 86       6      
Northern Bobwhite 9       2      
Ring-necked Pheasant 128       22      
Wild Turkey 315       30      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       2      
American White Pelican 5       1      
Great Blue Heron 2       1      
Bald Eagle 1,144       96      
Northern Harrier 6       4      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 14       13      
Cooper's Hawk 27       22      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 148       81      
Rough-legged Hawk 7       5      
American Kestrel 45       25      
Merlin 1       1      
American Coot 1       1      
Killdeer 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 1,187       9      
Herring Gull 345       8      
Rock Pigeon 634       38      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 13       4      
Mourning Dove 675       160      
Eastern Screech-Owl 2       1      
Great Horned Owl 27       15      
Northern Hawk Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 10       9      
Long-eared Owl 2       2      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 3       1      
Belted Kingfisher 4       4      
Red-headed Woodpecker 39       28      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 358       242      
Downy Woodpecker 734       327      
Hairy Woodpecker 216       129      
Northern Flicker 94       58      
Pileated Woodpecker 6       4      
Blue Jay 815       262      
American Crow 5,659       178      
Horned Lark 50       7      
Black-capped Chickadee 1,213       301      
Tufted Titmouse 122       62      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 133       89      
White-breasted Nuthatch 606       272      
Brown Creeper 32       19      
Carolina Wren 4       4      
Winter Wren 21       7      
Eastern Bluebird 13       5      
American Robin 390       35      
European Starling 4,334       263      
Cedar Waxwing 284       14      
Lapland Longspur 12       1      
Snow Bunting 20       5      
American Tree Sparrow 1,049       95      
Song Sparrow 101       22      
White-throated Sparrow 66       24      
Harris's Sparrow 18       6      
White-crowned Sparrow 87       16      
Dark-eyed Junco 2,699       347      
Northern Cardinal 1,835       363      
Red-winged Blackbird 64       18      
Western Meadowlark 18       2      
Rusty Blackbird 11       2      
Common Grackle 273       41      
Great-tailed Grackle 38       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 28       7      
Purple Finch 408       94      
House Finch 2,149       257      
Red Crossbill 2       1      
Common Redpoll 5       3      
Pine Siskin 264       50      
American Goldfinch 1,929       223      
House Sparrow 3,792       299      
Eurasian Tree Sparrow 5       1      
Total 43,083             

A total of 90 species were reported.

See list of localities in Iowa with reports.

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