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2012 Results: Minnesota

Other years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012

See list of localities in Minnesota with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Snow Goose 9       4      
Cackling Goose 13       4      
Canada Goose 10,020       159      
Trumpeter Swan 838       35      
Tundra Swan 14       3      
Wood Duck 12       3      
Mallard 6,524       99      
Bufflehead 1       1      
Common Goldeneye 392       26      
Barrow's Goldeneye 1       1      
Common Merganser 187       18      
Red-breasted Merganser 10       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 117       48      
Ruffed Grouse 81       43      
Spruce Grouse 11       4      
Sharp-tailed Grouse 24       4      
Wild Turkey 793       54      
Great Blue Heron 4       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 28       26      
Cooper's Hawk 24       24      
Northern Goshawk 7       7      
Bald Eagle 482       224      
Red-shouldered Hawk 5       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 187       118      
Rough-legged Hawk 22       14      
Ring-billed Gull 2       1      
Herring Gull 382       7      
Thayer's Gull 11       2      
Iceland Gull 1       1      
Glaucous Gull 8       2      
Great Black-backed Gull 3       2      
Rock Pigeon 1,647       146      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 25       13      
Mourning Dove 878       192      
Eastern Screech-Owl 9       8      
Great Horned Owl 37       28      
Snowy Owl 6       3      
Barred Owl 29       25      
Great Gray Owl 11       4      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 5       5      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 24       17      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 610       405      
Downy Woodpecker 1,638       787      
Hairy Woodpecker 1,050       600      
American Three-toed Woodpecker 1       1      
Black-backed Woodpecker 11       8      
Northern Flicker 76       58      
Pileated Woodpecker 355       249      
American Kestrel 16       12      
Peregrine Falcon 4       2      
Northern Shrike 24       20      
Gray Jay 145       59      
Blue Jay 2,196       606      
Black-billed Magpie 39       15      
American Crow 5,811       621      
Common Raven 630       153      
Horned Lark 303       28      
Black-capped Chickadee 6,782       1,184      
Boreal Chickadee 45       15      
Tufted Titmouse 27       15      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 645       294      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1,697       740      
Brown Creeper 58       53      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 4       1      
Eastern Bluebird 21       10      
Townsend's Solitaire 1       1      
American Robin 318       92      
Varied Thrush 1       1      
European Starling 2,571       167      
Bohemian Waxwing 533       9      
Cedar Waxwing 338       28      
Lapland Longspur 88       4      
Snow Bunting 360       13      
American Tree Sparrow 685       73      
Song Sparrow 5       5      
White-throated Sparrow 8       5      
Harris's Sparrow 7       5      
White-crowned Sparrow 1       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 2,826       504      
Northern Cardinal 1,471       530      
Red-winged Blackbird 70       13      
Rusty Blackbird 1       1      
Common Grackle 145       11      
Brown-headed Cowbird 6       4      
Pine Grosbeak 1,315       165      
Purple Finch 554       103      
House Finch 1,563       344      
Red Crossbill 16       2      
White-winged Crossbill 120       10      
Common Redpoll 12,883       468      
Hoary Redpoll 34       26      
Pine Siskin 2,835       194      
American Goldfinch 4,097       528      
Evening Grosbeak 153       21      
House Sparrow 3,626       388      
Total 81,704             

A total of 96 species were reported.

See list of localities in Minnesota with reports.

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