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2000 Results: Illinois

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

See list of localities in Illinois with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Snow Goose 2,458       13      
Canada Goose 26,565       436      
Trumpeter Swan 6       2      
Wood Duck 15       8      
Gadwall 12       1      
American Wigeon 34       8      
American Black Duck 15       7      
Mallard 7,346       159      
Northern Shoveler 26       2      
Northern Pintail 34       2      
Canvasback 107       3      
Redhead 7       2      
Ring-necked Duck 18       3      
Greater Scaup 15       2      
Lesser Scaup 532       3      
Bufflehead 17       5      
Common Goldeneye 321       11      
Hooded Merganser 10       5      
Common Merganser 110       12      
Red-breasted Merganser 27       2      
Northern Bobwhite 28       11      
Ring-necked Pheasant 46       16      
Wild Turkey 218       18      
Common Loon 10       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 13       5      
Horned Grebe 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 39       19      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 2       1      
Turkey Vulture 105       10      
Osprey 1       1      
Bald Eagle 242       20      
Northern Harrier 45       15      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 37       31      
Cooper's Hawk 72       69      
Northern Goshawk 12       7      
Red-shouldered Hawk 16       10      
Red-tailed Hawk 361       219      
Rough-legged Hawk 9       6      
American Kestrel 98       67      
Merlin 2       2      
Peregrine Falcon 12       12      
American Coot 62       7      
Sandhill Crane 6       4      
Killdeer 28       12      
American Woodcock 5       2      
Bonaparte's Gull 11       2      
Ring-billed Gull 1,446       37      
Herring Gull 1,817       41      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 5       1      
Rock Pigeon 1,653       148      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 2       1      
Mourning Dove 6,405       1,232      
Monk Parakeet 42       1      
Barn Owl 2       1      
Eastern Screech-Owl 2       2      
Great Horned Owl 30       22      
Barred Owl 7       5      
Long-eared Owl 2       1      
Short-eared Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 7       7      
Red-headed Woodpecker 72       47      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 605       452      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 61       14      
Downy Woodpecker 1,701       908      
Hairy Woodpecker 262       199      
Northern Flicker 202       161      
Pileated Woodpecker 16       13      
Eastern Phoebe 9       2      
Northern Shrike 3       3      
Blue Jay 1,539       624      
American Crow 9,071       1,011      
Horned Lark 441       19      
Carolina Chickadee 151       50      
Black-capped Chickadee 3,737       1,130      
Tufted Titmouse 634       282      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 454       297      
White-breasted Nuthatch 923       494      
Brown Creeper 97       69      
Carolina Wren 94       58      
Winter Wren 30       14      
Eastern Bluebird 39       23      
Hermit Thrush 6       3      
American Robin 509       110      
Gray Catbird 7       6      
Northern Mockingbird 66       19      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 12,142       775      
Cedar Waxwing 589       20      
Lapland Longspur 10       3      
Snow Bunting 95       6      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 4       4      
Eastern Towhee 7       6      
American Tree Sparrow 2,677       326      
Field Sparrow 262       22      
Lark Sparrow 20       2      
Fox Sparrow 22       16      
Song Sparrow 993       223      
Swamp Sparrow 23       10      
White-throated Sparrow 617       148      
White-crowned Sparrow 125       37      
Dark-eyed Junco 9,125       1,359      
Northern Cardinal 5,688       1,444      
Red-winged Blackbird 380       73      
Eastern Meadowlark 9       4      
Rusty Blackbird 6       4      
Brewer's Blackbird 40       7      
Common Grackle 2,385       181      
Brown-headed Cowbird 349       47      
Purple Finch 1,211       268      
House Finch 5,916       928      
White-winged Crossbill 1       1      
Common Redpoll 41       12      
Pine Siskin 210       65      
American Goldfinch 5,459       814      
House Sparrow 15,398       1,260      
Eurasian Tree Sparrow 51       6      
Total 135,165             

A total of 118 species were reported.

See list of localities in Illinois with reports.

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