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2001 Results: Nevada

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

See list of localities in Nevada with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Snow Goose 1       1      
Canada Goose 2,903       26      
Mute Swan 2       1      
Tundra Swan 2,162       3      
Gadwall 79       6      
American Wigeon 106       4      
Mallard 1,476       30      
Cinnamon Teal 5       2      
Northern Shoveler 812       9      
Northern Pintail 83       4      
Green-winged Teal 294       8      
Canvasback 308       4      
Redhead 218       9      
Ring-necked Duck 134       11      
Lesser Scaup 12       2      
Bufflehead 23       5      
Common Goldeneye 71       6      
Hooded Merganser 30       5      
Common Merganser 39       7      
Ruddy Duck 266       10      
California Quail 565       33      
Gambel's Quail 76       6      
Pied-billed Grebe 20       6      
Eared Grebe 3       1      
Western Grebe 1       1      
Clark's Grebe 5       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 81       6      
Great Blue Heron 9       8      
Great Egret 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 3       2      
Turkey Vulture 1       1      
Bald Eagle 9       6      
Northern Harrier 9       6      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 9       9      
Cooper's Hawk 9       9      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 51       22      
Rough-legged Hawk 1       1      
Golden Eagle 4       4      
American Kestrel 18       15      
Merlin 2       2      
Prairie Falcon 2       1      
Sora 1       1      
American Coot 1,245       18      
Killdeer 13       7      
Least Sandpiper 9       1      
Ring-billed Gull 1,142       8      
California Gull 136       5      
Rock Pigeon 709       52      
Band-tailed Pigeon 12       1      
White-winged Dove 1       1      
Mourning Dove 801       61      
Inca Dove 27       8      
Greater Roadrunner 1       1      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 4       3      
Anna's Hummingbird 30       12      
Costa's Hummingbird 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 7       7      
Red-naped Sapsucker 1       1      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 22       18      
Hairy Woodpecker 2       1      
White-headed Woodpecker 2       1      
Northern Flicker 71       39      
Black Phoebe 3       2      
Say's Phoebe 2       2      
Pinyon Jay 66       7      
Steller's Jay 34       7      
Western Scrub-Jay 123       36      
Black-billed Magpie 172       29      
Clark's Nutcracker 6       3      
American Crow 60       11      
Common Raven 153       19      
Horned Lark 13       3      
Black-capped Chickadee 2       1      
Mountain Chickadee 140       32      
Juniper Titmouse 3       1      
Verdin 15       9      
Bushtit 18       3      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 9       6      
Pygmy Nuthatch 20       1      
Brown Creeper 3       3      
Bewick's Wren 18       16      
Marsh Wren 2       1      
Black-tailed Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 2       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 17       15      
Townsend's Solitaire 14       5      
American Robin 151       42      
Varied Thrush 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 28       18      
European Starling 1,165       62      
American Pipit 12       4      
Cedar Waxwing 45       4      
Phainopepla 7       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 40       22      
Spotted Towhee 13       12      
Abert's Towhee 8       4      
American Tree Sparrow 7       1      
Black-throated Sparrow 2       1      
Sage Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 11       9      
White-crowned Sparrow 377       49      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 7       4      
Dark-eyed Junco 396       70      
Red-winged Blackbird 374       21      
Western Meadowlark 55       9      
Yellow-headed Blackbird 3       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 288       11      
Great-tailed Grackle 56       9      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1       1      
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch 1       1      
Purple Finch 1       1      
Cassin's Finch 553       32      
House Finch 839       77      
Pine Siskin 100       14      
Lesser Goldfinch 215       33      
American Goldfinch 349       39      
Evening Grosbeak 13       1      
House Sparrow 1,397       79      
Total 21,556             

A total of 121 species were reported.

See list of localities in Nevada with reports.

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