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2007 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 44       5      
Snow Goose 7,059       19      
Ross's Goose 19       5      
Cackling Goose 143       11      
Canada Goose 24,467       355      
Mute Swan 57       12      
Trumpeter Swan 266       4      
Tundra Swan 6       2      
Wood Duck 17       5      
Gadwall 67       6      
American Black Duck 29       10      
Mallard 5,588       149      
Northern Shoveler 27       2      
Green-winged Teal 5       2      
Canvasback 296       11      
Redhead 12       5      
Ring-necked Duck 22       8      
Greater Scaup 10       1      
Lesser Scaup 216       9      
Harlequin Duck 2       1      
Surf Scoter 1       1      
Bufflehead 7       6      
Common Goldeneye 961       40      
Hooded Merganser 73       7      
Common Merganser 1,322       22      
Red-breasted Merganser 11       2      
Ruddy Duck 11       2      
Northern Bobwhite 41       10      
Ring-necked Pheasant 162       29      
Greater Prairie-Chicken 21       1      
Wild Turkey 549       53      
Pied-billed Grebe 8       7      
Horned Grebe 12       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 5       2      
American White Pelican 323       5      
Great Blue Heron 129       28      
Turkey Vulture 50       27      
Bald Eagle 2,406       80      
Northern Harrier 57       31      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 64       60      
Cooper's Hawk 204       187      
Red-shouldered Hawk 14       12      
Red-tailed Hawk 359       245      
Rough-legged Hawk 11       9      
American Kestrel 76       55      
Merlin 2       2      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
American Coot 55       9      
Killdeer 12       3      
Bonaparte's Gull 11       2      
Ring-billed Gull 6,632       54      
Herring Gull 2,437       35      
Thayer's Gull 6       2      
Iceland Gull 1       1      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 8       2      
Glaucous Gull 4       3      
Great Black-backed Gull 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 1,535       99      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 53       20      
Mourning Dove 8,397       1,198      
Monk Parakeet 84       11      
Eastern Screech-Owl 7       7      
Great Horned Owl 27       22      
Snowy Owl 2       2      
Barred Owl 28       24      
Long-eared Owl 3       1      
Short-eared Owl 39       4      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 14       13      
Red-headed Woodpecker 121       82      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 941       651      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 47       40      
Downy Woodpecker 1,979       966      
Hairy Woodpecker 359       263      
Northern Flicker 225       163      
Pileated Woodpecker 28       21      
Northern Shrike 1       1      
Blue Jay 1,630       608      
American Crow 2,185       383      
Horned Lark 1,870       35      
Carolina Chickadee 338       115      
Black-capped Chickadee 2,513       768      
Tufted Titmouse 1,038       392      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 122       91      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1,281       627      
Brown Creeper 98       70      
Carolina Wren 437       295      
Winter Wren 44       27      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 3       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 96       33      
Hermit Thrush 8       8      
American Robin 1,344       336      
Varied Thrush 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 135       120      
Brown Thrasher 5       5      
European Starling 11,534       803      
Cedar Waxwing 490       43      
Lapland Longspur 1,083       8      
Snow Bunting 202       24      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Pine Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 4       4      
Spotted Towhee 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 34       22      
American Tree Sparrow 2,794       423      
Chipping Sparrow 1       1      
Field Sparrow 159       52      
Savannah Sparrow 19       5      
Fox Sparrow 100       60      
Song Sparrow 1,063       266      
Swamp Sparrow 36       10      
White-throated Sparrow 1,468       277      
White-crowned Sparrow 370       98      
Dark-eyed Junco 10,838       1,188      
Northern Cardinal 8,468       1,403      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,550       90      
Eastern Meadowlark 64       8      
Rusty Blackbird 166       21      
Common Grackle 4,494       192      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2,218       153      
Purple Finch 227       99      
House Finch 4,219       750      
Red Crossbill 6       1      
Common Redpoll 15       7      
Pine Siskin 91       20      
American Goldfinch 6,643       813      
House Sparrow 11,317       1,004      
Eurasian Tree Sparrow 286       45      
Total 151,402             

A total of 129 species were reported.

See list of localities in Illinois with reports.

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