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2009 Results: Missouri

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See list of localities in Missouri with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Greater White-fronted Goose 145       5      
Snow Goose 376,947       55      
Ross's Goose 31       4      
Cackling Goose 35       2      
Canada Goose 13,748       288      
Trumpeter Swan 67       5      
Tundra Swan 3       1      
Wood Duck 52       16      
Gadwall 217       15      
American Wigeon 2       1      
Mallard 4,776       101      
Blue-winged Teal 6       2      
Northern Shoveler 161       15      
Northern Pintail 827       4      
Green-winged Teal 30       5      
Canvasback 45       8      
Ring-necked Duck 148       7      
Greater Scaup 18       1      
Lesser Scaup 97       13      
Bufflehead 66       11      
Common Goldeneye 89       16      
Hooded Merganser 30       9      
Common Merganser 98       7      
Red-breasted Merganser 25       4      
Ruddy Duck 104       5      
Northern Bobwhite 100       15      
Wild Turkey 816       73      
Common Loon 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 11       7      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
American White Pelican 1,409       16      
Great Blue Heron 78       55      
Black Vulture 52       11      
Turkey Vulture 589       130      
Bald Eagle 498       77      
Northern Harrier 24       19      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 41       38      
Cooper's Hawk 78       65      
Red-shouldered Hawk 72       57      
Red-tailed Hawk 528       283      
Rough-legged Hawk 4       4      
Golden Eagle 1       1      
American Kestrel 73       46      
Merlin 4       3      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
American Coot 303       12      
Killdeer 140       53      
Least Sandpiper 1       1      
Wilson's Snipe 5       2      
American Woodcock 21       9      
Bonaparte's Gull 15       4      
Ring-billed Gull 2,372       29      
Herring Gull 145       11      
Rock Pigeon 723       65      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 97       40      
Mourning Dove 4,464       871      
Greater Roadrunner 1       1      
Eastern Screech-Owl 3       3      
Great Horned Owl 28       22      
Snowy Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 58       40      
Long-eared Owl 1       1      
Short-eared Owl 8       5      
Belted Kingfisher 29       24      
Red-headed Woodpecker 169       104      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1,009       656      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 82       73      
Downy Woodpecker 1,577       834      
Hairy Woodpecker 349       222      
Northern Flicker 604       334      
Pileated Woodpecker 155       102      
Eastern Phoebe 6       5      
Loggerhead Shrike 2       2      
Northern Shrike 1       1      
Blue Jay 2,414       779      
American Crow 2,366       419      
Fish Crow 7       3      
Horned Lark 64       17      
Tree Swallow 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 902       350      
Black-capped Chickadee 1,654       549      
Tufted Titmouse 1,996       780      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 67       38      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1,063       549      
Brown Creeper 91       74      
Carolina Wren 571       354      
Bewick's Wren 3       2      
Winter Wren 105       43      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 30       13      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 18       11      
Eastern Bluebird 782       243      
Hermit Thrush 15       14      
American Robin 8,018       801      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 261       193      
Brown Thrasher 19       17      
European Starling 10,441       649      
Cedar Waxwing 364       34      
Pine Warbler 13       6      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 156       51      
Spotted Towhee 3       2      
Eastern Towhee 51       25      
American Tree Sparrow 1,113       135      
Field Sparrow 208       81      
Savannah Sparrow 30       10      
Fox Sparrow 146       67      
Song Sparrow 512       156      
Swamp Sparrow 26       8      
White-throated Sparrow 1,656       385      
Harris's Sparrow 124       38      
White-crowned Sparrow 819       166      
Dark-eyed Junco 9,646       1,153      
Northern Cardinal 6,501       1,285      
Dickcissel 1       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 4,391       195      
Eastern Meadowlark 110       40      
Western Meadowlark 15       7      
Rusty Blackbird 84       9      
Common Grackle 3,485       163      
Great-tailed Grackle 11       4      
Brown-headed Cowbird 192       32      
Purple Finch 2,249       393      
House Finch 2,713       567      
Red Crossbill 3       1      
Common Redpoll 4       3      
Pine Siskin 315       80      
American Goldfinch 10,068       867      
House Sparrow 4,421       615      
Eurasian Tree Sparrow 533       89      
Total 495,369             

A total of 129 species were reported.

See list of localities in Missouri with reports.

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