Great Backyard Bird Count
Home Submit your bird checklist Explore the results

2000 Results: Rhode Island

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

See list of localities in Rhode Island with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Snow Goose 1       1      
Brant 600       1      
Canada Goose 1,433       33      
Mute Swan 206       12      
Wood Duck 6       1      
Gadwall 25       2      
American Wigeon 121       4      
American Black Duck 173       11      
Mallard 428       17      
Redhead 12       1      
Greater Scaup 150       3      
Lesser Scaup 10       1      
Common Eider 106       1      
Harlequin Duck 33       1      
Surf Scoter 256       2      
White-winged Scoter 1       1      
Long-tailed Duck 8       2      
Bufflehead 66       7      
Common Goldeneye 11       5      
Hooded Merganser 24       4      
Common Merganser 46       4      
Red-breasted Merganser 43       10      
Ruddy Duck 15       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 12       1      
Wild Turkey 73       5      
Red-throated Loon 2       1      
Common Loon 9       4      
Pied-billed Grebe 6       1      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Great Cormorant 24       5      
Great Blue Heron 8       3      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 2       1      
Turkey Vulture 13       6      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Northern Harrier 6       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 8       7      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Northern Goshawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 23       13      
Rough-legged Hawk 5       1      
American Kestrel 2       2      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
American Coot 28       4      
Purple Sandpiper 50       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 1       1      
Black-headed Gull 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 278       6      
Herring Gull 366       32      
Great Black-backed Gull 24       7      
Rock Pigeon 247       16      
Mourning Dove 543       91      
Monk Parakeet 30       1      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 2       1      
Short-eared Owl 2       1      
Belted Kingfisher 6       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 35       28      
Downy Woodpecker 143       71      
Hairy Woodpecker 12       7      
Northern Flicker 18       13      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Shrike 1       1      
Blue Jay 369       80      
American Crow 386       66      
Common Raven 11       2      
Horned Lark 38       2      
Black-capped Chickadee 499       88      
Tufted Titmouse 312       67      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 26       19      
White-breasted Nuthatch 168       61      
Brown Creeper 5       5      
Carolina Wren 19       15      
Winter Wren 8       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2       2      
Eastern Bluebird 13       3      
Hermit Thrush 4       4      
American Robin 116       24      
Gray Catbird 4       3      
Northern Mockingbird 29       22      
European Starling 965       54      
American Pipit 1       1      
Cedar Waxwing 6       1      
Snow Bunting 2       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 1       1      
American Tree Sparrow 71       18      
Field Sparrow 26       6      
Fox Sparrow 7       6      
Song Sparrow 213       30      
Swamp Sparrow 20       2      
White-throated Sparrow 139       31      
White-crowned Sparrow 1       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 737       78      
Northern Cardinal 303       94      
Red-winged Blackbird 73       5      
Eastern Meadowlark 21       1      
Common Grackle 103       17      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2       1      
Purple Finch 76       16      
House Finch 353       48      
Pine Siskin 27       3      
American Goldfinch 251       39      
Evening Grosbeak 8       1      
House Sparrow 634       59      
Total 11,816             

A total of 105 species were reported.

See list of localities in Rhode Island with reports.

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