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2009 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 33       5      
Snow Goose 1,312       30      
Cackling Goose 72       5      
Canada Goose 24,890       184      
Trumpeter Swan 25       6      
Tundra Swan 1       1      
Wood Duck 6       2      
Gadwall 1       1      
American Wigeon 2       1      
Mallard 3,481       40      
Northern Pintail 5       3      
Canvasback 60       2      
Redhead 2       1      
Ring-necked Duck 30       1      
Lesser Scaup 58       3      
Common Goldeneye 95       10      
Hooded Merganser 11       4      
Common Merganser 86       7      
Northern Bobwhite 23       3      
Ring-necked Pheasant 189       47      
Wild Turkey 678       54      
Great Blue Heron 11       6      
Bald Eagle 784       172      
Northern Harrier 2       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 39       36      
Cooper's Hawk 57       52      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 302       165      
Rough-legged Hawk 28       13      
American Kestrel 64       33      
Killdeer 11       5      
Ring-billed Gull 124       6      
Herring Gull 138       7      
Rock Pigeon 1,066       62      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 74       24      
Mourning Dove 1,578       316      
Eastern Screech-Owl 6       6      
Great Horned Owl 34       21      
Barred Owl 25       20      
Long-eared Owl 3       2      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 3       3      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 88       57      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 564       357      
Downy Woodpecker 1,128       514      
Hairy Woodpecker 346       224      
Northern Flicker 194       123      
Pileated Woodpecker 10       10      
Northern Shrike 1       1      
Blue Jay 1,511       472      
American Crow 3,892       327      
Horned Lark 167       13      
Black-capped Chickadee 1,863       500      
Tufted Titmouse 286       127      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 124       58      
White-breasted Nuthatch 842       393      
Brown Creeper 58       40      
Carolina Wren 20       16      
Winter Wren 6       4      
Eastern Bluebird 54       28      
American Robin 1,872       225      
European Starling 15,132       286      
Cedar Waxwing 786       45      
Lapland Longspur 3       1      
Snow Bunting 16       3      
American Tree Sparrow 1,234       148      
Song Sparrow 311       57      
White-throated Sparrow 111       52      
Harris's Sparrow 31       14      
White-crowned Sparrow 27       7      
Dark-eyed Junco 6,522       736      
Northern Cardinal 2,819       628      
Red-winged Blackbird 22       12      
Rusty Blackbird 3       2      
Common Grackle 65       19      
Brown-headed Cowbird 24       4      
Purple Finch 677       138      
House Finch 1,931       296      
White-winged Crossbill 15       1      
Common Redpoll 149       10      
Pine Siskin 521       126      
American Goldfinch 4,014       426      
House Sparrow 5,492       489      
Eurasian Tree Sparrow 4       2      
Total 88,347             

A total of 84 species were reported.

See list of localities in Iowa with reports.

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