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2008 Results: Pennsylvania

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See list of localities in Pennsylvania with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Snow Goose 73,337       58      
Cackling Goose 2       2      
Canada Goose 58,162       668      
Mute Swan 71       24      
Trumpeter Swan 1       1      
Tundra Swan 2,466       12      
Wood Duck 62       15      
Gadwall 227       20      
American Wigeon 107       17      
American Black Duck 1,263       43      
Mallard 3,833       285      
Northern Shoveler 334       9      
Northern Pintail 101       13      
Green-winged Teal 13       5      
Canvasback 56       3      
Redhead 133       19      
Ring-necked Duck 625       40      
Greater Scaup 109       7      
Lesser Scaup 380       15      
White-winged Scoter 4       2      
Bufflehead 311       32      
Common Goldeneye 68       12      
Hooded Merganser 194       47      
Common Merganser 5,226       93      
Red-breasted Merganser 51       2      
Ruddy Duck 143       11      
Northern Bobwhite 1       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 63       39      
Ruffed Grouse 42       20      
Wild Turkey 3,445       225      
Pied-billed Grebe 11       6      
Horned Grebe 14       6      
Double-crested Cormorant 16       7      
Great Cormorant 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 191       129      
Black Vulture 313       89      
Turkey Vulture 1,648       490      
Bald Eagle 111       64      
Northern Harrier 74       58      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 208       194      
Cooper's Hawk 289       258      
Northern Goshawk 6       5      
Red-shouldered Hawk 60       45      
Red-tailed Hawk 1,248       751      
Rough-legged Hawk 33       25      
Golden Eagle 1       1      
American Kestrel 126       83      
Merlin 17       15      
Peregrine Falcon 17       14      
American Coot 506       31      
Killdeer 69       37      
Wilson's Snipe 23       6      
American Woodcock 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 15,303       171      
Herring Gull 6,261       93      
Iceland Gull 1       1      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 233       12      
Great Black-backed Gull 490       25      
Rock Pigeon 4,623       249      
Mourning Dove 18,438       2,714      
Barn Owl 5       4      
Eastern Screech-Owl 41       33      
Great Horned Owl 62       50      
Barred Owl 25       23      
Long-eared Owl 2       2      
Short-eared Owl 18       9      
Belted Kingfisher 88       74      
Red-headed Woodpecker 188       135      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 2,377       1,648      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 164       136      
Downy Woodpecker 4,594       2,454      
Hairy Woodpecker 1,410       965      
Northern Flicker 558       366      
Pileated Woodpecker 284       220      
Eastern Phoebe 9       8      
Northern Shrike 10       5      
Blue Jay 8,284       2,250      
American Crow 15,016       1,822      
Fish Crow 1,293       37      
Common Raven 185       72      
Horned Lark 2,948       33      
Carolina Chickadee 1,896       586      
Black-capped Chickadee 10,309       2,533      
Tufted Titmouse 7,587       2,578      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 981       659      
White-breasted Nuthatch 4,599       2,273      
Brown Creeper 257       177      
Carolina Wren 1,550       998      
Winter Wren 208       113      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 69       31      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 39       36      
Eastern Bluebird 1,511       414      
Hermit Thrush 22       18      
American Robin 9,853       678      
Gray Catbird 6       6      
Northern Mockingbird 580       431      
Brown Thrasher 5       3      
European Starling 35,563       1,573      
American Pipit 46       7      
Cedar Waxwing 804       60      
Lapland Longspur 12       5      
Snow Bunting 581       14      
Pine Warbler 14       7      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 171       32      
Eastern Towhee 85       46      
American Tree Sparrow 3,207       643      
Chipping Sparrow 4       3      
Field Sparrow 582       165      
Savannah Sparrow 33       7      
Fox Sparrow 143       55      
Song Sparrow 2,879       1,097      
Swamp Sparrow 100       34      
White-throated Sparrow 6,276       1,243      
White-crowned Sparrow 597       166      
Dark-eyed Junco 24,163       3,016      
Northern Cardinal 12,559       3,049      
Rose-breasted Grosbeak 1       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 5,070       284      
Eastern Meadowlark 25       7      
Rusty Blackbird 133       19      
Common Grackle 4,966       324      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2,049       165      
Baltimore Oriole 2       2      
Purple Finch 1,908       472      
House Finch 9,731       1,892      
Red Crossbill 11       7      
Common Redpoll 3,477       184      
Pine Siskin 614       114      
American Goldfinch 11,259       1,850      
Evening Grosbeak 53       12      
House Sparrow 11,958       1,614      
Total 417,273             

A total of 132 species were reported.

See list of localities in Pennsylvania with reports.

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