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2008 Results: Kentucky

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See list of localities in Kentucky with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Greater White-fronted Goose 9       4      
Snow Goose 189       13      
Canada Goose 4,028       185      
Mute Swan 10       3      
Wood Duck 34       11      
Gadwall 267       11      
American Wigeon 56       9      
American Black Duck 71       15      
Mallard 2,734       116      
Blue-winged Teal 2       1      
Northern Shoveler 122       7      
Northern Pintail 48       7      
Green-winged Teal 36       6      
Canvasback 31       9      
Redhead 46       8      
Ring-necked Duck 223       9      
Greater Scaup 3       1      
Lesser Scaup 395       16      
Bufflehead 35       9      
Common Goldeneye 103       12      
Hooded Merganser 132       20      
Common Merganser 13       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 3       3      
Ruddy Duck 37       11      
Northern Bobwhite 70       19      
Wild Turkey 1,328       73      
Common Loon 9       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 75       19      
Horned Grebe 28       6      
Double-crested Cormorant 228       4      
American White Pelican 351       2      
Great Blue Heron 295       107      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 263       75      
Turkey Vulture 1,248       220      
Bald Eagle 50       20      
Northern Harrier 10       9      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 36       34      
Cooper's Hawk 108       88      
Red-shouldered Hawk 62       40      
Red-tailed Hawk 253       167      
American Kestrel 121       67      
Merlin 1       1      
American Coot 1,953       32      
Sandhill Crane 2,511       27      
Killdeer 236       74      
Wilson's Snipe 2       1      
American Woodcock 2       2      
Bonaparte's Gull 1,088       11      
Ring-billed Gull 1,941       40      
Herring Gull 315       10      
Forster's Tern 11       1      
Rock Pigeon 1,705       85      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 16       6      
Mourning Dove 5,468       822      
Barn Owl 6       6      
Eastern Screech-Owl 13       9      
Great Horned Owl 21       15      
Barred Owl 10       8      
Belted Kingfisher 41       31      
Red-headed Woodpecker 120       90      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 641       437      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 80       61      
Downy Woodpecker 1,178       596      
Hairy Woodpecker 339       204      
Northern Flicker 173       122      
Pileated Woodpecker 137       96      
Eastern Phoebe 6       4      
Loggerhead Shrike 13       11      
Blue Jay 1,891       613      
American Crow 4,538       383      
Horned Lark 108       6      
Carolina Chickadee 3,146       817      
Tufted Titmouse 2,291       677      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 212       116      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1,016       462      
Brown Creeper 52       33      
Carolina Wren 780       407      
Winter Wren 111       53      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 16       7      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 8       6      
Eastern Bluebird 603       156      
Hermit Thrush 9       6      
American Robin 1,334       177      
Northern Mockingbird 436       321      
Brown Thrasher 32       25      
European Starling 27,459       500      
American Pipit 3       2      
Cedar Waxwing 312       16      
Lapland Longspur 2       2      
Pine Warbler 4       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 46       23      
Eastern Towhee 211       113      
American Tree Sparrow 449       79      
Chipping Sparrow 54       5      
Field Sparrow 585       110      
Savannah Sparrow 52       12      
Fox Sparrow 126       61      
Song Sparrow 968       310      
Swamp Sparrow 30       11      
White-throated Sparrow 1,486       299      
White-crowned Sparrow 671       160      
Dark-eyed Junco 2,721       512      
Northern Cardinal 6,469       970      
Red-winged Blackbird 6,517       169      
Eastern Meadowlark 193       51      
Rusty Blackbird 273       17      
Common Grackle 16,036       154      
Brown-headed Cowbird 6,252       57      
Purple Finch 1,184       233      
House Finch 2,806       478      
Pine Siskin 42       14      
American Goldfinch 7,877       671      
House Sparrow 2,842       419      
Total 133,443             

A total of 114 species were reported.

See list of localities in Kentucky with reports.

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