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2008 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
Snow Goose 91       4      
Cackling Goose 32       2      
Canada Goose 4,850       80      
Trumpeter Swan 14       4      
Tundra Swan 1       1      
Wood Duck 2       2      
Gadwall 9       1      
American Wigeon 3       2      
Mallard 2,320       37      
Northern Pintail 2       2      
Lesser Scaup 5       1      
Common Goldeneye 70       11      
Hooded Merganser 11       3      
Common Merganser 7       2      
Northern Bobwhite 22       3      
Ring-necked Pheasant 575       78      
Wild Turkey 724       71      
Great Blue Heron 4       2      
Bald Eagle 813       131      
Northern Harrier 8       8      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 34       34      
Cooper's Hawk 69       61      
Red-tailed Hawk 223       141      
Rough-legged Hawk 21       15      
American Kestrel 32       27      
Ring-billed Gull 11       2      
Herring Gull 30       3      
Rock Pigeon 1,157       61      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 69       12      
Mourning Dove 2,248       360      
Eastern Screech-Owl 5       5      
Great Horned Owl 20       15      
Barred Owl 25       22      
Short-eared Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 6       5      
Red-headed Woodpecker 140       92      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 653       429      
Downy Woodpecker 1,415       594      
Hairy Woodpecker 453       283      
Northern Flicker 157       108      
Pileated Woodpecker 18       18      
Blue Jay 1,919       546      
American Crow 1,616       251      
Horned Lark 837       27      
Black-capped Chickadee 2,000       539      
Tufted Titmouse 262       121      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 454       254      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1,100       512      
Brown Creeper 40       35      
Carolina Wren 49       36      
Winter Wren 30       12      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 30       13      
American Robin 114       30      
European Starling 3,174       335      
Cedar Waxwing 33       4      
Lapland Longspur 10       1      
Snow Bunting 143       7      
American Tree Sparrow 2,027       221      
Song Sparrow 335       77      
White-throated Sparrow 153       57      
Harris's Sparrow 79       29      
White-crowned Sparrow 70       25      
Dark-eyed Junco 8,334       794      
Northern Cardinal 3,915       721      
Red-winged Blackbird 568       16      
Rusty Blackbird 3       1      
Common Grackle 234       38      
Brown-headed Cowbird 57       15      
Purple Finch 876       197      
House Finch 3,103       360      
Pine Siskin 242       58      
American Goldfinch 4,394       423      
House Sparrow 6,236       575      
Total 58,788             

A total of 74 species were reported.

See list of localities in Iowa with reports.

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