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2010 Results: New Mexico

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

See list of localities in New Mexico with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Greater White-fronted Goose 21       2      
Snow Goose 15,287       15      
Ross's Goose 6       4      
Cackling Goose 16       2      
Canada Goose 4,537       56      
Wood Duck 33       6      
Gadwall 306       18      
American Wigeon 1,367       24      
Mallard 1,135       67      
Cinnamon Teal 17       2      
Northern Shoveler 1,679       21      
Northern Pintail 1,181       13      
Green-winged Teal 341       16      
Canvasback 72       12      
Redhead 67       7      
Ring-necked Duck 244       18      
Lesser Scaup 34       4      
Bufflehead 186       16      
Common Goldeneye 101       7      
Hooded Merganser 7       3      
Common Merganser 656       20      
Red-breasted Merganser 2       1      
Ruddy Duck 307       8      
Scaled Quail 393       42      
Gambel's Quail 807       61      
Northern Bobwhite 25       1      
Montezuma Quail 12       3      
Ring-necked Pheasant 20       12      
Wild Turkey 203       17      
Pied-billed Grebe 37       11      
Eared Grebe 1       1      
Western Grebe 802       3      
Clark's Grebe 25       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 8       2      
American White Pelican 39       3      
Great Blue Heron 33       20      
Great Egret 2       1      
Snowy Egret 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 3       1      
White-faced Ibis 2       2      
Turkey Vulture 1       1      
Bald Eagle 37       23      
Northern Harrier 114       51      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 37       33      
Cooper's Hawk 81       72      
Northern Goshawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 181       119      
Ferruginous Hawk 18       12      
Golden Eagle 5       5      
American Kestrel 71       53      
Merlin 6       6      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Prairie Falcon 7       7      
American Coot 1,287       24      
Sandhill Crane 7,692       56      
Killdeer 47       10      
Spotted Sandpiper 8       3      
Greater Yellowlegs 25       3      
Lesser Yellowlegs 3       1      
Least Sandpiper 25       1      
Long-billed Dowitcher 86       1      
Wilson's Snipe 18       8      
Ring-billed Gull 306       8      
California Gull 2       1      
Herring Gull 6       1      
Rock Pigeon 1,451       117      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 896       179      
White-winged Dove 2,584       288      
Mourning Dove 1,777       204      
Inca Dove 92       26      
Greater Roadrunner 86       59      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Western Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 18       13      
Burrowing Owl 1       1      
Spotted Owl 1       1      
Long-eared Owl 3       3      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 1       1      
White-throated Swift 8       3      
Magnificent Hummingbird 1       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 16       14      
Lewis's Woodpecker 24       11      
Acorn Woodpecker 37       22      
Gila Woodpecker 2       2      
Williamson's Sapsucker 6       6      
Red-naped Sapsucker 8       8      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 133       91      
Downy Woodpecker 122       97      
Hairy Woodpecker 89       63      
Northern Flicker 547       281      
Black Phoebe 25       16      
Eastern Phoebe 3       2      
Say's Phoebe 52       31      
Vermilion Flycatcher 2       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 26       13      
Hutton's Vireo 3       2      
Gray Jay 11       3      
Pinyon Jay 1,119       53      
Steller's Jay 294       73      
Blue Jay 39       15      
Western Scrub-Jay 735       248      
Black-billed Magpie 308       50      
Clark's Nutcracker 1       1      
American Crow 2,131       153      
Chihuahuan Raven 674       31      
Common Raven 1,261       246      
Horned Lark 759       16      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 16       1      
Tree Swallow 8       1      
Black-capped Chickadee 125       46      
Mountain Chickadee 606       246      
Bridled Titmouse 13       7      
Juniper Titmouse 139       93      
Verdin 20       13      
Bushtit 1,160       124      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 43       22      
White-breasted Nuthatch 299       156      
Pygmy Nuthatch 240       51      
Brown Creeper 50       41      
Cactus Wren 40       18      
Rock Wren 13       3      
Canyon Wren 5       5      
Bewick's Wren 51       40      
House Wren 3       1      
Marsh Wren 24       6      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Black-tailed Gnatcatcher 3       3      
American Dipper 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 78       49      
Eastern Bluebird 26       3      
Western Bluebird 491       80      
Mountain Bluebird 436       42      
Townsend's Solitaire 75       54      
Hermit Thrush 22       15      
American Robin 2,155       397      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 31       23      
Sage Thrasher 2       1      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
Curve-billed Thrasher 219       147      
Crissal Thrasher 14       9      
European Starling 3,993       178      
American Pipit 204       7      
Cedar Waxwing 22       6      
Phainopepla 16       10      
Lapland Longspur 1       1      
Chestnut-collared Longspur 4       1      
McCown's Longspur 1       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 4       4      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 103       46      
Green-tailed Towhee 6       6      
Spotted Towhee 328       207      
Rufous-crowned Sparrow 30       11      
Canyon Towhee 417       214      
Cassin's Sparrow 6       1      
Chipping Sparrow 29       15      
Brewer's Sparrow 29       6      
Black-chinned Sparrow 3       2      
Vesper Sparrow 6       4      
Black-throated Sparrow 65       15      
Sage Sparrow 24       1      
Lark Bunting 30       1      
Savannah Sparrow 34       6      
Fox Sparrow 9       2      
Song Sparrow 201       38      
Lincoln's Sparrow 1       1      
Swamp Sparrow 3       3      
White-throated Sparrow 10       6      
White-crowned Sparrow 1,347       205      
Dark-eyed Junco 5,966       572      
Yellow-eyed Junco 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 5       2      
Pyrrhuloxia 78       28      
Red-winged Blackbird 9,554       91      
Eastern Meadowlark 17       2      
Western Meadowlark 296       48      
Yellow-headed Blackbird 3       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 366       12      
Great-tailed Grackle 1,631       55      
Brown-headed Cowbird 84       5      
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch 28       4      
Black Rosy-Finch 90       1      
Brown-capped Rosy-Finch 156       3      
Pine Grosbeak 11       2      
Cassin's Finch 460       100      
House Finch 4,238       522      
Red Crossbill 2       1      
Pine Siskin 1,108       145      
Lesser Goldfinch 610       123      
American Goldfinch 720       87      
Evening Grosbeak 289       57      
House Sparrow 3,836       315      
Total 98,318             

A total of 195 species were reported.

See list of localities in New Mexico with reports.

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