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2008 Results: Rhode Island

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See list of localities in Rhode Island with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Snow Goose 2       1      
Brant 102       6      
Canada Goose 1,413       34      
Mute Swan 154       17      
Tundra Swan 3       1      
Wood Duck 4       1      
Gadwall 4       1      
American Wigeon 12       2      
American Black Duck 57       7      
Mallard 588       30      
Green-winged Teal 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 18       2      
Tufted Duck 1       1      
Greater Scaup 181       3      
Lesser Scaup 10       1      
Common Eider 8       1      
Harlequin Duck 3       1      
Bufflehead 51       4      
Common Goldeneye 193       6      
Hooded Merganser 52       9      
Common Merganser 48       5      
Red-breasted Merganser 38       8      
Ring-necked Pheasant 17       6      
Wild Turkey 90       8      
Common Loon 8       3      
Horned Grebe 2       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 62       4      
Great Cormorant 20       2      
Great Blue Heron 6       6      
Turkey Vulture 31       6      
Bald Eagle 2       2      
Northern Harrier 4       4      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 7       7      
Cooper's Hawk 14       13      
Northern Goshawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 19       17      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Merlin 3       3      
American Coot 60       2      
Sanderling 8       1      
Purple Sandpiper 38       1      
Black-headed Gull 4       1      
Black-tailed Gull 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 122       8      
Herring Gull 484       35      
Iceland Gull 1       1      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 4       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 39       9      
Rock Pigeon 307       29      
Mourning Dove 722       135      
Great Horned Owl 3       2      
Barred Owl 2       1      
Short-eared Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 10       7      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 66       57      
Downy Woodpecker 248       123      
Hairy Woodpecker 39       29      
Northern Flicker 51       35      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       2      
Blue Jay 384       105      
American Crow 225       51      
Black-capped Chickadee 664       156      
Tufted Titmouse 406       130      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 49       29      
White-breasted Nuthatch 201       111      
Brown Creeper 5       5      
Carolina Wren 62       43      
Winter Wren 10       7      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 5       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 3       2      
Eastern Bluebird 13       2      
American Robin 375       36      
Gray Catbird 7       5      
Northern Mockingbird 17       14      
European Starling 906       42      
Cedar Waxwing 37       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 25       4      
Eastern Towhee 7       2      
American Tree Sparrow 152       34      
Chipping Sparrow 27       5      
Field Sparrow 29       14      
Vesper Sparrow 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 25       9      
Song Sparrow 128       39      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 225       53      
White-crowned Sparrow 2       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 1,009       132      
Northern Cardinal 380       131      
Red-winged Blackbird 88       19      
Eastern Meadowlark 1       1      
Common Grackle 14       7      
Brown-headed Cowbird 7       4      
Pine Grosbeak 2       1      
Purple Finch 82       25      
House Finch 300       67      
Common Redpoll 14       4      
Pine Siskin 7       2      
American Goldfinch 552       82      
Evening Grosbeak 4       1      
House Sparrow 584       79      
Total 12,484             

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.