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2001 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 2,844       7      
Canada Goose 10,604       252      
Mute Swan 6       2      
Trumpeter Swan 18       6      
Wood Duck 43       12      
American Wigeon 2       1      
American Black Duck 11       6      
Mallard 2,407       125      
Northern Shoveler 12       1      
Northern Pintail 16       1      
Canvasback 242       4      
Redhead 26       3      
Ring-necked Duck 830       5      
Greater Scaup 2       1      
Lesser Scaup 38       2      
Bufflehead 14       5      
Common Goldeneye 109       16      
Hooded Merganser 14       5      
Common Merganser 322       11      
Ruddy Duck 4       1      
Northern Bobwhite 41       11      
Ring-necked Pheasant 38       10      
Wild Turkey 505       24      
Common Loon 7       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 33       2      
American White Pelican 304       2      
Great Blue Heron 24       18      
Black Vulture 7       3      
Turkey Vulture 35       14      
Bald Eagle 278       37      
Northern Harrier 21       19      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 40       38      
Cooper's Hawk 63       57      
Northern Goshawk 3       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 32       11      
Red-tailed Hawk 340       216      
Rough-legged Hawk 6       4      
American Kestrel 92       47      
Peregrine Falcon 8       5      
American Coot 101       5      
Killdeer 32       18      
Common Snipe 2       1      
American Woodcock 4       3      
Ring-billed Gull 1,158       31      
Herring Gull 268       23      
Iceland Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 1,198       107      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 4       2      
Mourning Dove 5,132       944      
Monk Parakeet 30       1      
Barn Owl 17       6      
Eastern Screech-Owl 2       2      
Great Horned Owl 33       27      
Barred Owl 12       8      
Long-eared Owl 4       2      
Short-eared Owl 6       2      
Belted Kingfisher 9       6      
Red-headed Woodpecker 104       59      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 695       466      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 20       16      
Downy Woodpecker 1,614       778      
Hairy Woodpecker 237       156      
Northern Flicker 170       125      
Pileated Woodpecker 9       9      
Eastern Phoebe 13       6      
Blue Jay 1,377       544      
American Crow 4,335       738      
Horned Lark 73       9      
Purple Martin 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 191       63      
Black-capped Chickadee 2,657       761      
Tufted Titmouse 819       312      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 57       42      
White-breasted Nuthatch 730       361      
Brown Creeper 34       31      
Carolina Wren 85       64      
Winter Wren 22       8      
Eastern Bluebird 68       23      
Hermit Thrush 4       2      
American Robin 385       119      
Varied Thrush 3       3      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 62       46      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 7,068       621      
Cedar Waxwing 499       24      
Snow Bunting 9       4      
Eastern Towhee 3       3      
American Tree Sparrow 2,259       317      
Chipping Sparrow 1       1      
Field Sparrow 165       33      
Fox Sparrow 30       15      
Song Sparrow 552       170      
Swamp Sparrow 38       5      
White-throated Sparrow 572       173      
Harris's Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 147       52      
Dark-eyed Junco 6,560       990      
Northern Cardinal 4,504       1,000      
Red-winged Blackbird 377       64      
Eastern Meadowlark 20       6      
Rusty Blackbird 86       5      
Common Grackle 763       102      
Brown-headed Cowbird 79       32      
Purple Finch 710       159      
House Finch 4,109       678      
Pine Siskin 39       19      
American Goldfinch 5,694       700      
House Sparrow 13,417       998      
Eurasian Tree Sparrow 169       32      
Total 89,092             

A total of 110 species were reported.

See list of localities in Illinois with reports.

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