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2011 Results: New Jersey

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See list of localities in New Jersey with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Snow Goose 56,134       71      
Canada Goose 37,208       637      
Common Grackle 27,072       616      
European Starling 11,724       699      
Dark-eyed Junco 10,312       1,387      
Red-winged Blackbird 7,784       520      
House Sparrow 7,162       849      
Ring-billed Gull 6,986       226      
Mourning Dove 6,012       1,251      
Mallard 4,883       254      
Northern Cardinal 4,437       1,415      
American Robin 4,395       312      
Greater Scaup 4,264       11      
American Black Duck 4,193       72      
Herring Gull 4,046       187      
Brant 3,948       39      
House Finch 3,660       799      
American Goldfinch 3,641       711      
White-throated Sparrow 3,521       827      
Blue Jay 2,915       982      
Tufted Titmouse 2,822       1,114      
American Crow 2,818       605      
Black-capped Chickadee 2,044       729      
Rock Pigeon 1,912       189      
Downy Woodpecker 1,773       1,071      
Northern Pintail 1,713       23      
Turkey Vulture 1,514       429      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1,372       855      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1,278       171      
Carolina Chickadee 1,233       439      
Canvasback 1,047       19      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1,027       811      
Common Merganser 987       70      
Hooded Merganser 807       92      
Song Sparrow 801       375      
Green-winged Teal 772       23      
Bufflehead 768       70      
Ring-necked Duck 746       39      
Great Black-backed Gull 706       91      
Fish Crow 667       50      
Mute Swan 667       67      
American Tree Sparrow 666       156      
Carolina Wren 599       444      
Dunlin 595       5      
Wild Turkey 553       61      
Red-tailed Hawk 489       323      
Sanderling 453       5      
Hairy Woodpecker 433       327      
Pine Siskin 412       49      
American Wigeon 376       16      
Purple Finch 364       121      
Black Vulture 351       97      
Tundra Swan 349       15      
Northern Mockingbird 333       261      
Northern Shoveler 333       23      
Ruddy Duck 276       26      
Eastern Bluebird 267       76      
Wood Duck 236       39      
Red-breasted Merganser 232       36      
Field Sparrow 217       62      
Gadwall 202       22      
Fox Sparrow 178       83      
Cooper's Hawk 171       153      
Northern Flicker 149       123      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 145       106      
Black Scoter 134       9      
White-crowned Sparrow 131       57      
American Coot 130       14      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 108       104      
Great Blue Heron 101       81      
Boat-tailed Grackle 84       7      
Bald Eagle 77       48      
Brown Creeper 77       66      
Surf Scoter 76       5      
Killdeer 73       21      
Northern Harrier 69       43      
Chipping Sparrow 68       21      
Long-tailed Duck 65       10      
Red-headed Woodpecker 62       53      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 62       42      
Great Cormorant 48       16      
Lesser Scaup 47       9      
Common Goldeneye 40       6      
Double-crested Cormorant 39       15      
Winter Wren 37       28      
Harlequin Duck 36       2      
Purple Sandpiper 34       2      
Swamp Sparrow 34       10      
Common Raven 33       16      
Rusty Blackbird 33       15      
Pileated Woodpecker 32       28      
Belted Kingfisher 28       27      
Gray Catbird 28       21      
Savannah Sparrow 27       15      
Monk Parakeet 26       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 23       10      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 23       4      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 23       21      
Eastern Towhee 22       14      
Common Eider 21       1      
Northern Gannet 21       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 21       20      
Redhead 20       6      
American Woodcock 16       7      
Common Loon 13       7      
Marsh Wren 13       3      
Eastern Screech-Owl 12       9      
Great Horned Owl 12       11      
Merlin 12       9      
Ruddy Turnstone 12       1      
Cedar Waxwing 11       4      
Red-throated Loon 11       2      
Blue-winged Teal 10       3      
Iceland Gull 10       3      
Short-eared Owl 10       6      
Rough-legged Hawk 9       6      
Hermit Thrush 8       8      
Peregrine Falcon 8       8      
Tree Swallow 8       3      
American Oystercatcher 7       2      
Barred Owl 7       6      
Bonaparte's Gull 7       3      
Horned Grebe 7       4      
Snow Bunting 7       3      
American Kestrel 6       6      
Pied-billed Grebe 6       5      
Pine Warbler 6       6      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 5       2      
Brown Thrasher 5       5      
Common Redpoll 5       5      
Eastern Meadowlark 4       2      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 4       2      
Long-eared Owl 4       2      
Northern Bobwhite 4       1      
Black-bellied Plover 3       2      
Saltmarsh Sparrow 3       1      
Snowy Egret 3       2      
American Pipit 2       1      
Baltimore Oriole 2       2      
Black-headed Gull 2       2      
Great Egret 2       2      
Glaucous Gull 1       1      
Golden Eagle 1       1      
Horned Lark 1       1      
Northern Goshawk 1       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 1       1      
Virginia Rail 1       1      
White-winged Crossbill 1       1      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Total 252,447             

A total of 149 species were reported.

See list of localities in New Jersey with reports.

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