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2012 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 [alphabetic]
[taxonomic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
American Black Duck 43       15      
American Coot 1,546       33      
American Crow 4,305       677      
American Goldfinch 6,356       962      
American Kestrel 181       106      
American Robin 1,621       368      
American Tree Sparrow 1,945       311      
American White Pelican 87       7      
American Wigeon 19       7      
American Woodcock 18       11      
Bald Eagle 710       125      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 74       49      
Belted Kingfisher 40       37      
Black Vulture 11       5      
Black-capped Chickadee 3,941       1,224      
Blue Jay 1,728       650      
Bonaparte's Gull 8       1      
Brown Creeper 118       89      
Brown Thrasher 3       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 6,845       90      
Bufflehead 39       13      
Cackling Goose 656       19      
Canada Goose 53,794       821      
Canvasback 435       16      
Carolina Chickadee 601       179      
Carolina Wren 227       149      
Cedar Waxwing 443       31      
Common Goldeneye 3,528       63      
Common Grackle 20,477       187      
Common Loon 4       1      
Common Merganser 2,045       54      
Common Redpoll 166       23      
Cooper's Hawk 234       209      
Dark-eyed Junco 6,740       1,300      
Double-crested Cormorant 13       6      
Downy Woodpecker 2,344       1,246      
Eastern Bluebird 313       115      
Eastern Meadowlark 89       21      
Eastern Phoebe 6       5      
Eastern Screech-Owl 6       6      
Eastern Towhee 30       16      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 136       51      
Eurasian Tree Sparrow 382       39      
European Goldfinch 2       2      
European Starling 23,576       780      
Field Sparrow 50       26      
Fox Sparrow 38       21      
Gadwall 704       16      
Glaucous Gull 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 14       6      
Great Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 162       78      
Great Horned Owl 72       56      
Greater Scaup 115       8      
Greater White-fronted Goose 5,623       36      
Green-winged Teal 375       9      
Hairy Woodpecker 447       327      
Harlequin Duck 2       2      
Hermit Thrush 6       6      
Herring Gull 2,175       87      
Hooded Merganser 62       15      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Horned Lark 246       44      
House Finch 4,453       985      
House Sparrow 15,862       1,263      
Killdeer 120       49      
Lapland Longspur 79       4      
Le Conte's Sparrow 2       2      
Lesser Scaup 520       16      
Loggerhead Shrike 3       3      
Long-eared Owl 4       4      
Mallard 9,547       407      
Monk Parakeet 77       6      
Mountain Bluebird 1       1      
Mourning Dove 5,406       1,291      
Mute Swan 98       20      
Northern Bobwhite 21       5      
Northern Cardinal 7,294       1,659      
Northern Flicker 206       148      
Northern Harrier 72       29      
Northern Mockingbird 82       64      
Northern Pintail 577       22      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 4       4      
Northern Shoveler 316       14      
Northern Shrike 4       4      
Peregrine Falcon 4       4      
Pied-billed Grebe 22       7      
Pileated Woodpecker 49       36      
Pine Siskin 771       176      
Pine Warbler 1       1      
Purple Finch 457       176      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1,280       796      
Red-breasted Merganser 267       12      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 110       77      
Red-headed Woodpecker 154       93      
Red-necked Grebe 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 31       23      
Red-tailed Hawk 784       439      
Red-winged Blackbird 9,873       289      
Redhead 70       16      
Ring-billed Gull 6,120       139      
Ring-necked Duck 279       21      
Ring-necked Pheasant 45       24      
Rock Pigeon 1,526       139      
Ross's Goose 21       5      
Rough-legged Hawk 27       14      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Ruddy Duck 94       8      
Rusty Blackbird 121       8      
Sandhill Crane 851       37      
Savannah Sparrow 27       5      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 65       61      
Short-eared Owl 17       5      
Snow Bunting 10       3      
Snow Goose 87,841       48      
Snowy Owl 9       8      
Song Sparrow 638       190      
Spotted Towhee 1       1      
Surf Scoter 2       2      
Swamp Sparrow 46       18      
Thayer's Gull 4       3      
Trumpeter Swan 177       13      
Tufted Titmouse 1,223       475      
Tundra Swan 117       9      
Turkey Vulture 421       109      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1,773       862      
White-crowned Sparrow 268       82      
White-throated Sparrow 616       142      
White-winged Crossbill 80       5      
White-winged Scoter 20       3      
Wild Turkey 565       52      
Winter Wren 13       9      
Wood Duck 56       22      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 27       21      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 28       13      
Total 317,731             

A total of 136 species were reported.

See list of localities in Illinois with reports.

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