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2006 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
Greater White-fronted Goose 4       1      
Snow Goose 8       3      
Ross's Goose 1       1      
Canada Goose 2,444       41      
Tundra Swan 140       2      
Wood Duck 10       3      
Gadwall 671       14      
American Wigeon 199       5      
Mallard 1,597       36      
Cinnamon Teal 6       2      
Northern Shoveler 2,103       8      
Northern Pintail 63       7      
Green-winged Teal 132       6      
Canvasback 116       4      
Redhead 170       9      
Ring-necked Duck 599       6      
Lesser Scaup 49       4      
Bufflehead 181       8      
Common Goldeneye 73       8      
Barrow's Goldeneye 4       2      
Hooded Merganser 70       12      
Common Merganser 41       8      
Ruddy Duck 744       9      
Mountain Quail 10       3      
California Quail 2,599       101      
Gambel's Quail 195       13      
Chukar 2       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 14       8      
Eared Grebe 38       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 11       4      
Great Blue Heron 14       11      
Great Egret 1       1      
Snowy Egret 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 11       5      
Turkey Vulture 9       6      
Osprey 1       1      
Bald Eagle 10       4      
Northern Harrier 23       16      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 19       17      
Cooper's Hawk 29       22      
Northern Goshawk 5       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 7       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 84       52      
Ferruginous Hawk 4       2      
Rough-legged Hawk 4       4      
Golden Eagle 11       9      
American Kestrel 51       37      
Merlin 2       2      
Peregrine Falcon 4       4      
Prairie Falcon 7       5      
Virginia Rail 12       2      
Sora 6       1      
American Coot 1,546       25      
Killdeer 28       17      
American Avocet 3       2      
Greater Yellowlegs 1       1      
Western Sandpiper 3       1      
Long-billed Dowitcher 5       1      
Wilson's Snipe 2       2      
Ring-billed Gull 542       10      
California Gull 251       17      
Herring Gull 2       2      
Rock Pigeon 1,239       74      
Band-tailed Pigeon 19       7      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 12       4      
Mourning Dove 1,822       128      
Inca Dove 25       2      
Greater Roadrunner 12       3      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Western Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 16       11      
Burrowing Owl 1       1      
Long-eared Owl 2       1      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 2       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 32       14      
Costa's Hummingbird 7       7      
Belted Kingfisher 9       8      
Williamson's Sapsucker 1       1      
Red-naped Sapsucker 2       2      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 3       2      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 3       2      
Downy Woodpecker 30       19      
Hairy Woodpecker 11       8      
White-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 162       84      
Black Phoebe 3       2      
Say's Phoebe 19       13      
Vermilion Flycatcher 1       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 4       4      
Pinyon Jay 577       12      
Steller's Jay 75       23      
Western Scrub-Jay 259       83      
Black-billed Magpie 238       55      
Clark's Nutcracker 14       7      
American Crow 93       27      
Common Raven 92       27      
Horned Lark 221       8      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 6       2      
Black-capped Chickadee 11       4      
Mountain Chickadee 89       21      
Juniper Titmouse 13       5      
Verdin 37       17      
Bushtit 79       6      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 6       6      
White-breasted Nuthatch 2       2      
Pygmy Nuthatch 2       1      
Brown Creeper 3       3      
Cactus Wren 3       2      
Rock Wren 12       7      
Canyon Wren 4       2      
Bewick's Wren 29       13      
Pacific Wren 9       5      
Marsh Wren 67       9      
Black-tailed Gnatcatcher 10       3      
American Dipper 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 3       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 27       16      
Western Bluebird 6       2      
Mountain Bluebird 4       2      
Townsend's Solitaire 24       12      
Hermit Thrush 5       4      
American Robin 659       99      
Northern Mockingbird 54       27      
Sage Thrasher 6       3      
Crissal Thrasher 2       1      
European Starling 3,298       96      
American Pipit 49       5      
Bohemian Waxwing 300       1      
Cedar Waxwing 144       8      
Phainopepla 10       3      
Chestnut-collared Longspur 2       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 3       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 80       24      
Spotted Towhee 68       32      
Abert's Towhee 35       16      
American Tree Sparrow 16       6      
Chipping Sparrow 1       1      
Brewer's Sparrow 2       1      
Lark Sparrow 2       1      
Black-throated Sparrow 1       1      
Sage Sparrow 18       5      
Savannah Sparrow 22       3      
Song Sparrow 185       37      
Lincoln's Sparrow 9       4      
White-throated Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 1,103       103      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 35       10      
Dark-eyed Junco 795       104      
Red-winged Blackbird 647       44      
Western Meadowlark 70       9      
Brewer's Blackbird 189       18      
Great-tailed Grackle 106       15      
Brown-headed Cowbird 23       4      
Hooded Oriole 1       1      
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch 23       4      
Black Rosy-Finch 15       3      
Cassin's Finch 125       19      
House Finch 2,096       134      
Pine Siskin 586       35      
Lesser Goldfinch 672       71      
American Goldfinch 820       59      
House Sparrow 2,025       101      
Total 34,751             

A total of 162 species were reported.

See list of localities in Nevada with reports.

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