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2006 Results: Iowa

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

See list of localities in Iowa with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Greater White-fronted Goose 1       1      
Snow Goose 18       5      
Cackling Goose 239       7      
Canada Goose 11,078       64      
Trumpeter Swan 25       4      
Wood Duck 2       2      
Gadwall 8       2      
American Wigeon 14       4      
American Black Duck 3       1      
Mallard 4,035       36      
Northern Pintail 23       6      
Canvasback 2       2      
Redhead 17       3      
Ring-necked Duck 2       2      
Lesser Scaup 5       1      
Common Goldeneye 57       9      
Hooded Merganser 30       2      
Common Merganser 18       2      
Northern Bobwhite 34       2      
Gray Partridge 2       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 619       41      
Wild Turkey 295       26      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Bald Eagle 940       89      
Northern Harrier 10       7      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 36       31      
Cooper's Hawk 49       43      
Red-tailed Hawk 211       96      
Rough-legged Hawk 16       4      
American Kestrel 37       25      
Merlin 5       2      
Peregrine Falcon 6       4      
American Coot 1       1      
Sandhill Crane 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 174       8      
Herring Gull 4       1      
Rock Pigeon 753       54      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 12       4      
Mourning Dove 780       193      
Eastern Screech-Owl 7       7      
Great Horned Owl 17       13      
Snowy Owl 2       2      
Barred Owl 16       14      
Long-eared Owl 5       1      
Short-eared Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 48       34      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 466       299      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 7       7      
Downy Woodpecker 878       384      
Hairy Woodpecker 268       185      
Northern Flicker 142       94      
Pileated Woodpecker 4       3      
Blue Jay 986       336      
American Crow 3,177       209      
Horned Lark 293       21      
Black-capped Chickadee 1,231       375      
Tufted Titmouse 185       91      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 68       36      
White-breasted Nuthatch 653       322      
Brown Creeper 29       25      
Carolina Wren 18       14      
Winter Wren 27       5      
Eastern Bluebird 56       11      
Hermit Thrush 5       2      
American Robin 1,550       34      
Varied Thrush 2       2      
Brown Thrasher 2       2      
European Starling 3,842       270      
Cedar Waxwing 1,000       15      
Lapland Longspur 114       7      
Eastern Towhee 1       1      
American Tree Sparrow 1,265       94      
Field Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 148       34      
White-throated Sparrow 49       27      
Harris's Sparrow 101       26      
White-crowned Sparrow 19       9      
Dark-eyed Junco 4,583       494      
Northern Cardinal 2,392       461      
Red-winged Blackbird 125       14      
Western Meadowlark 6       1      
Rusty Blackbird 2       2      
Common Grackle 133       24      
Brown-headed Cowbird 5       2      
Purple Finch 340       91      
House Finch 2,237       298      
Pine Siskin 57       13      
American Goldfinch 3,520       323      
House Sparrow 4,788       388      
Eurasian Tree Sparrow 12       4      
Total 54,448             

A total of 91 species were reported.

See list of localities in Iowa with reports.

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