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2006 Results: Missouri

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

See list of localities in Missouri with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Greater White-fronted Goose 2,200       2      
Snow Goose 24,803       23      
Ross's Goose 7       3      
Canada Goose 4,809       117      
Trumpeter Swan 2       1      
Wood Duck 169       27      
Gadwall 596       11      
American Wigeon 64       5      
American Black Duck 3       1      
Mallard 15,145       57      
Northern Shoveler 102       2      
Northern Pintail 3,069       7      
Green-winged Teal 295       3      
Canvasback 90       3      
Redhead 15       5      
Ring-necked Duck 430       9      
Lesser Scaup 120       8      
Bufflehead 27       5      
Common Goldeneye 85       10      
Hooded Merganser 41       7      
Common Merganser 42       2      
Red-breasted Merganser 1       1      
Ruddy Duck 18       2      
Northern Bobwhite 63       14      
Ring-necked Pheasant 7       2      
Wild Turkey 464       44      
Pied-billed Grebe 13       8      
American White Pelican 71       2      
Great Blue Heron 90       41      
Black Vulture 14       8      
Turkey Vulture 77       34      
Bald Eagle 359       48      
Northern Harrier 46       19      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 66       50      
Cooper's Hawk 32       31      
Red-shouldered Hawk 36       30      
Red-tailed Hawk 314       161      
Rough-legged Hawk 3       2      
American Kestrel 70       46      
Peregrine Falcon 2       2      
Prairie Falcon 2       1      
American Coot 20       4      
Killdeer 75       23      
Wilson's Snipe 4       2      
American Woodcock 3       3      
Ring-billed Gull 2,074       23      
Herring Gull 57       11      
Rock Pigeon 885       53      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 64       24      
Mourning Dove 3,972       619      
Greater Roadrunner 2       2      
Barn Owl 2       2      
Eastern Screech-Owl 3       3      
Great Horned Owl 11       9      
Barred Owl 29       24      
Long-eared Owl 12       1      
Short-eared Owl 11       6      
Belted Kingfisher 32       23      
Red-headed Woodpecker 148       68      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 851       519      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 121       101      
Downy Woodpecker 1,410       709      
Hairy Woodpecker 355       232      
Northern Flicker 557       291      
Pileated Woodpecker 139       97      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 1       1      
Blue Jay 1,963       616      
American Crow 1,649       318      
Fish Crow 10       4      
Horned Lark 165       12      
Tree Swallow 5       3      
Carolina Chickadee 749       239      
Black-capped Chickadee 1,652       508      
Tufted Titmouse 1,696       533      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 63       48      
White-breasted Nuthatch 923       474      
Brown Creeper 111       102      
Carolina Wren 530       350      
Winter Wren 43       26      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 39       18      
Eastern Bluebird 818       216      
Hermit Thrush 41       28      
American Robin 3,545       363      
Northern Mockingbird 268       215      
Brown Thrasher 20       18      
European Starling 9,323       545      
Cedar Waxwing 299       25      
Lapland Longspur 32       1      
Pine Warbler 14       10      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 135       52      
Spotted Towhee 3       3      
Eastern Towhee 43       22      
American Tree Sparrow 1,016       110      
Field Sparrow 238       51      
Vesper Sparrow 2       2      
Savannah Sparrow 33       7      
Le Conte's Sparrow 3       2      
Fox Sparrow 173       74      
Song Sparrow 463       123      
Swamp Sparrow 85       14      
White-throated Sparrow 2,997       400      
Harris's Sparrow 133       36      
White-crowned Sparrow 997       161      
Dark-eyed Junco 12,136       849      
Northern Cardinal 5,883       934      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,722       150      
Eastern Meadowlark 191       25      
Western Meadowlark 15       4      
Rusty Blackbird 314       26      
Common Grackle 2,051       107      
Great-tailed Grackle 17       3      
Brown-headed Cowbird 77       24      
Purple Finch 3,068       351      
House Finch 2,479       440      
Common Redpoll 13       2      
Pine Siskin 105       19      
American Goldfinch 8,996       666      
House Sparrow 3,238       417      
Eurasian Tree Sparrow 382       83      
Total 135,667             

A total of 120 species were reported.

See list of localities in Missouri with reports.

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