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2010 Results: Illinois

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See list of localities in Illinois with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Greater White-fronted Goose 1,676       13      
Snow Goose 39,726       38      
Ross's Goose 13       5      
Cackling Goose 182       9      
Canada Goose 55,113       488      
Mute Swan 126       10      
Trumpeter Swan 26       7      
Tundra Swan 14       3      
Wood Duck 33       9      
Gadwall 413       11      
American Wigeon 14       4      
American Black Duck 68       20      
Mallard 16,261       206      
Northern Shoveler 100       1      
Northern Pintail 59       5      
Green-winged Teal 9       3      
Canvasback 541       5      
Redhead 39       9      
Ring-necked Duck 197       9      
Greater Scaup 229       6      
Lesser Scaup 137       5      
White-winged Scoter 1       1      
Black Scoter 1       1      
Bufflehead 69       13      
Common Goldeneye 996       47      
Hooded Merganser 147       16      
Common Merganser 955       49      
Red-breasted Merganser 121       9      
Ruddy Duck 17       4      
Northern Bobwhite 41       5      
Ring-necked Pheasant 56       18      
Greater Prairie-Chicken 18       1      
Wild Turkey 574       44      
Pied-billed Grebe 48       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 7       4      
American White Pelican 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 120       60      
Turkey Vulture 98       35      
Bald Eagle 413       96      
Northern Harrier 69       34      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 66       61      
Cooper's Hawk 268       235      
Northern Goshawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 14       13      
Red-tailed Hawk 670       374      
Rough-legged Hawk 11       7      
American Kestrel 155       90      
Merlin 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 8       7      
American Coot 99       18      
Sandhill Crane 2       2      
Killdeer 16       7      
Ring-billed Gull 1,184       72      
Herring Gull 579       66      
Rock Pigeon 2,586       117      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 136       43      
African Collared-Dove 1       1      
Mourning Dove 7,359       1,262      
Monk Parakeet 172       17      
Eastern Screech-Owl 9       8      
Great Horned Owl 64       50      
Barred Owl 66       39      
Long-eared Owl 51       8      
Short-eared Owl 24       4      
Belted Kingfisher 26       22      
Red-headed Woodpecker 149       110      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1,321       895      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 23       21      
Downy Woodpecker 2,718       1,335      
Hairy Woodpecker 611       421      
Northern Flicker 252       183      
Pileated Woodpecker 64       54      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 8       5      
Northern Shrike 9       8      
Blue Jay 2,740       908      
American Crow 2,702       616      
Horned Lark 844       52      
Carolina Chickadee 733       255      
Black-capped Chickadee 4,266       1,244      
Tufted Titmouse 1,286       522      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 333       202      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1,806       880      
Brown Creeper 140       121      
Carolina Wren 393       264      
Winter Wren 19       16      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 7       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 173       59      
Hermit Thrush 9       7      
American Robin 1,040       203      
Varied Thrush 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 111       100      
Brown Thrasher 9       9      
European Starling 13,828       774      
American Pipit 1       1      
Cedar Waxwing 161       30      
Lapland Longspur 575       14      
Snow Bunting 1,760       13      
Pine Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 13       11      
Spotted Towhee 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 71       47      
American Tree Sparrow 3,531       514      
Chipping Sparrow 2       1      
Field Sparrow 20       13      
Savannah Sparrow 7       5      
Fox Sparrow 252       105      
Song Sparrow 806       254      
Swamp Sparrow 74       13      
White-throated Sparrow 1,309       286      
Harris's Sparrow 3       3      
White-crowned Sparrow 350       134      
Dark-eyed Junco 11,891       1,664      
Northern Cardinal 9,679       1,826      
Red-winged Blackbird 4,542       79      
Eastern Meadowlark 81       12      
Rusty Blackbird 256       11      
Brewer's Blackbird 2       1      
Common Grackle 19,564       164      
Brown-headed Cowbird 4,343       148      
Purple Finch 383       167      
House Finch 4,173       864      
Common Redpoll 3       2      
Pine Siskin 69       25      
American Goldfinch 8,017       1,047      
House Sparrow 14,212       1,318      
Eurasian Tree Sparrow 492       47      
Total 254,537             

A total of 128 species were reported.

See list of localities in Illinois with reports.

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