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2010 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
Brant 746       11      
Canada Goose 1,969       34      
Mute Swan 145       15      
Wood Duck 7       4      
Gadwall 6       1      
American Wigeon 10       2      
American Black Duck 75       11      
Mallard 687       28      
Green-winged Teal 3       1      
Ring-necked Duck 16       3      
Lesser Scaup 100       4      
Common Eider 45       4      
Harlequin Duck 37       1      
White-winged Scoter 1       1      
Black Scoter 17       1      
Bufflehead 136       8      
Common Goldeneye 20       1      
Hooded Merganser 39       7      
Common Merganser 36       6      
Red-breasted Merganser 37       8      
Ring-necked Pheasant 13       8      
Wild Turkey 71       10      
Common Loon 30       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 8       1      
Great Cormorant 29       3      
Great Blue Heron 4       3      
Turkey Vulture 15       8      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Northern Harrier 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 12       12      
Cooper's Hawk 12       11      
Northern Goshawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 25       14      
Merlin 2       2      
Killdeer 1       1      
Sanderling 2       1      
Dunlin 15       1      
Black-headed Gull 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 404       16      
Herring Gull 738       31      
Iceland Gull 3       1      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 2       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 57       12      
Rock Pigeon 287       23      
Mourning Dove 623       129      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 56       46      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 222       130      
Hairy Woodpecker 25       19      
Northern Flicker 67       48      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Blue Jay 439       133      
American Crow 612       66      
Fish Crow 28       3      
Horned Lark 45       2      
Black-capped Chickadee 499       146      
Tufted Titmouse 348       138      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 8       5      
White-breasted Nuthatch 146       89      
Brown Creeper 13       4      
Carolina Wren 48       34      
Winter Wren 11       7      
Marsh Wren 3       3      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 16       5      
Eastern Bluebird 10       3      
American Robin 213       45      
Gray Catbird 10       7      
Northern Mockingbird 22       14      
European Starling 759       66      
Cedar Waxwing 6       4      
Lapland Longspur 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 5       3      
Eastern Towhee 4       3      
American Tree Sparrow 52       14      
Field Sparrow 28       14      
Savannah Sparrow 7       5      
Fox Sparrow 6       6      
Song Sparrow 176       67      
Swamp Sparrow 9       4      
White-throated Sparrow 400       86      
White-crowned Sparrow 4       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 1,233       171      
Northern Cardinal 484       150      
Red-winged Blackbird 52       13      
Common Grackle 132       15      
Brown-headed Cowbird 41       9      
Purple Finch 28       12      
House Finch 228       54      
Common Redpoll 12       1      
American Goldfinch 693       86      
House Sparrow 707       102      
Total 14,406             

A total of 96 species were reported.

See list of localities in Rhode Island with reports.

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