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2002 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
Greater White-fronted Goose 280       1      
Snow Goose 512       12      
Canada Goose 26,201       286      
Mute Swan 24       5      
Trumpeter Swan 4       1      
Wood Duck 36       8      
Gadwall 4       2      
American Wigeon 3       1      
American Black Duck 10       6      
Mallard 2,282       129      
Northern Pintail 40       5      
Canvasback 10       2      
Ring-necked Duck 4       2      
Greater Scaup 9       1      
Lesser Scaup 5       2      
Bufflehead 19       3      
Common Goldeneye 166       10      
Hooded Merganser 7       6      
Common Merganser 45       10      
Red-breasted Merganser 6       1      
Northern Bobwhite 21       3      
Gray Partridge 1       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 19       12      
Wild Turkey 269       23      
Common Loon 4       1      
Great Blue Heron 19       16      
Black Vulture 9       4      
Turkey Vulture 54       22      
Bald Eagle 63       23      
Northern Harrier 10       10      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 18       18      
Cooper's Hawk 50       47      
Northern Goshawk 3       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 10       10      
Red-tailed Hawk 285       185      
Rough-legged Hawk 3       3      
American Kestrel 81       58      
Merlin 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 4       3      
American Coot 1       1      
Sandhill Crane 10       3      
Killdeer 37       16      
American Woodcock 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 846       57      
Herring Gull 288       36      
Rock Pigeon 1,007       94      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 10       6      
Mourning Dove 3,383       735      
Barn Owl 4       3      
Eastern Screech-Owl 4       4      
Great Horned Owl 26       20      
Barred Owl 13       11      
Long-eared Owl 4       2      
Belted Kingfisher 8       8      
Red-headed Woodpecker 70       42      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 489       341      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 8       7      
Downy Woodpecker 1,166       600      
Hairy Woodpecker 176       129      
Northern Flicker 127       93      
Pileated Woodpecker 14       13      
Blue Jay 1,087       445      
American Crow 3,607       602      
Horned Lark 40       9      
Carolina Chickadee 137       58      
Black-capped Chickadee 2,170       677      
Tufted Titmouse 556       225      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 237       161      
White-breasted Nuthatch 670       333      
Brown Creeper 46       40      
Carolina Wren 50       42      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 21       1      
Eastern Bluebird 80       31      
American Robin 919       195      
Gray Catbird 4       3      
Northern Mockingbird 94       66      
Brown Thrasher 2       2      
European Starling 6,680       471      
Cedar Waxwing 527       22      
Lapland Longspur 2       2      
Snow Bunting 18       6      
Pine Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 78       3      
Eastern Towhee 5       2      
American Tree Sparrow 835       104      
Field Sparrow 72       15      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 13       9      
Song Sparrow 400       94      
White-throated Sparrow 357       98      
White-crowned Sparrow 121       24      
Dark-eyed Junco 3,503       677      
Northern Cardinal 3,204       788      
Red-winged Blackbird 982       118      
Eastern Meadowlark 7       3      
Rusty Blackbird 108       10      
Common Grackle 15,576       125      
Brown-headed Cowbird 72       12      
Purple Finch 512       115      
House Finch 3,355       622      
White-winged Crossbill 3       2      
Common Redpoll 14       7      
Pine Siskin 123       31      
American Goldfinch 3,678       506      
House Sparrow 8,756       744      
Eurasian Tree Sparrow 75       11      
Total 97,082             

A total of 107 species were reported.

See list of localities in Illinois with reports.

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