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2009 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
Brant 803       13      
Canada Goose 1,792       33      
Mute Swan 234       20      
Gadwall 11       3      
American Wigeon 95       8      
American Black Duck 162       15      
Mallard 786       37      
Green-winged Teal 1       1      
Canvasback 8       2      
Ring-necked Duck 17       3      
Greater Scaup 38       3      
Lesser Scaup 37       2      
Common Eider 4       1      
Harlequin Duck 32       4      
Surf Scoter 4       1      
Black Scoter 2       1      
Bufflehead 225       17      
Common Goldeneye 80       9      
Hooded Merganser 166       16      
Common Merganser 33       8      
Red-breasted Merganser 283       19      
Ruddy Duck 2       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 1       1      
Wild Turkey 115       9      
Red-throated Loon 2       1      
Common Loon 101       9      
Horned Grebe 54       3      
Red-necked Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 9       3      
Great Cormorant 36       6      
Great Blue Heron 7       6      
Turkey Vulture 17       10      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Northern Harrier 9       5      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 9       9      
Cooper's Hawk 16       16      
Northern Goshawk 3       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 50       37      
American Kestrel 2       2      
Merlin 2       2      
Peregrine Falcon 2       1      
American Coot 1       1      
Sanderling 63       3      
Purple Sandpiper 23       2      
Bonaparte's Gull 10       1      
Black-headed Gull 3       1      
Ring-billed Gull 1,507       24      
Herring Gull 1,438       46      
Great Black-backed Gull 224       20      
Rock Pigeon 355       31      
Mourning Dove 878       161      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 3       2      
Barred Owl 3       2      
Short-eared Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 8       7      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 79       71      
Downy Woodpecker 281       158      
Hairy Woodpecker 31       22      
Northern Flicker 56       44      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       1      
Blue Jay 357       116      
American Crow 977       78      
Fish Crow 1       1      
Horned Lark 1       1      
Black-capped Chickadee 628       200      
Tufted Titmouse 465       167      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 14       7      
White-breasted Nuthatch 232       128      
Brown Creeper 10       10      
Carolina Wren 82       56      
Winter Wren 10       7      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 3       3      
Eastern Bluebird 17       4      
American Robin 295       55      
Gray Catbird 5       4      
Northern Mockingbird 33       23      
European Starling 1,182       74      
Cedar Waxwing 14       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 39       5      
Eastern Towhee 5       3      
American Tree Sparrow 53       22      
Chipping Sparrow 37       12      
Field Sparrow 14       10      
Vesper Sparrow 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 9       6      
Fox Sparrow 13       8      
Song Sparrow 142       63      
Swamp Sparrow 6       4      
White-throated Sparrow 310       70      
White-crowned Sparrow 11       4      
Dark-eyed Junco 973       160      
Northern Cardinal 476       160      
Red-winged Blackbird 392       47      
Rusty Blackbird 18       3      
Common Grackle 99       37      
Brown-headed Cowbird 19       11      
Baltimore Oriole 1       1      
Purple Finch 65       24      
House Finch 331       80      
White-winged Crossbill 4       2      
Pine Siskin 592       52      
American Goldfinch 1,373       144      
House Sparrow 719       98      
Total 20,250             

A total of 106 species were reported.

See list of localities in Rhode Island with reports.

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