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2011 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 10       4      
Brant 1,302       14      
Canada Goose 2,635       51      
Mute Swan 179       23      
Wood Duck 3       2      
American Wigeon 22       3      
American Black Duck 201       20      
Mallard 1,002       47      
Northern Pintail 3       1      
Green-winged Teal 1       1      
Canvasback 6       1      
Ring-necked Duck 15       1      
Greater Scaup 10       2      
Lesser Scaup 96       3      
Common Eider 1,197       15      
Harlequin Duck 46       6      
Surf Scoter 6       2      
White-winged Scoter 12       2      
Black Scoter 162       2      
Bufflehead 200       24      
Common Goldeneye 57       7      
Hooded Merganser 116       11      
Common Merganser 69       9      
Red-breasted Merganser 83       22      
Ring-necked Pheasant 3       2      
Wild Turkey 42       8      
Common Loon 8       5      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Horned Grebe 4       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 6       3      
Great Cormorant 4       3      
Great Blue Heron 5       5      
Black Vulture 2       2      
Turkey Vulture 78       16      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Northern Harrier 9       6      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 9       9      
Cooper's Hawk 18       18      
Red-shouldered Hawk 6       5      
Red-tailed Hawk 34       27      
American Kestrel 2       2      
Merlin 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 2       2      
American Coot 9       4      
Killdeer 1       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 13       1      
Sanderling 50       2      
Purple Sandpiper 10       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 1       1      
Black-headed Gull 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 370       14      
Herring Gull 1,455       64      
Iceland Gull 1       1      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 14       2      
Great Black-backed Gull 120       28      
Rock Pigeon 440       31      
Mourning Dove 676       135      
Barn Owl 2       2      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 2       1      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 96       83      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 284       144      
Hairy Woodpecker 37       25      
Northern Flicker 72       57      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       2      
Blue Jay 472       134      
American Crow 916       88      
Fish Crow 10       3      
Common Raven 1       1      
Horned Lark 58       2      
Tree Swallow 20       1      
Black-capped Chickadee 624       194      
Tufted Titmouse 389       151      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 26       18      
White-breasted Nuthatch 228       128      
Brown Creeper 14       13      
Carolina Wren 112       77      
Winter Wren 10       7      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 13       3      
American Robin 222       47      
Gray Catbird 12       9      
Northern Mockingbird 32       22      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 1,962       76      
Cedar Waxwing 37       4      
Snow Bunting 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 11       8      
American Tree Sparrow 171       32      
Field Sparrow 39       10      
Savannah Sparrow 4       2      
Fox Sparrow 8       6      
Song Sparrow 107       55      
Swamp Sparrow 6       2      
White-throated Sparrow 393       89      
White-crowned Sparrow 4       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 1,523       194      
Northern Cardinal 557       168      
Red-winged Blackbird 636       40      
Rusty Blackbird 1       1      
Common Grackle 647       53      
Brown-headed Cowbird 301       10      
Purple Finch 35       11      
House Finch 235       71      
Common Redpoll 60       11      
Pine Siskin 112       12      
American Goldfinch 695       90      
House Sparrow 614       77      
Total 22,651             

A total of 111 species were reported.

See list of localities in Rhode Island with reports.

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