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2005 Results: Utah

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

See list of localities in Utah with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Snow Goose 24       2      
Canada Goose 3,803       43      
Trumpeter Swan 29       1      
Tundra Swan 693       6      
Wood Duck 9       2      
Gadwall 82       4      
American Wigeon 66       4      
Mallard 1,507       50      
Northern Shoveler 583       7      
Northern Pintail 4,107       10      
Green-winged Teal 145       11      
Canvasback 5       1      
Redhead 295       6      
Ring-necked Duck 107       5      
Lesser Scaup 46       4      
Bufflehead 7       4      
Common Goldeneye 445       7      
Barrow's Goldeneye 4       3      
Hooded Merganser 2       1      
Common Merganser 68       10      
Red-breasted Merganser 1       1      
Ruddy Duck 24       3      
California Quail 521       31      
Gambel's Quail 105       12      
Chukar 4       2      
Ring-necked Pheasant 52       19      
Greater Sage-Grouse 2       1      
Sharp-tailed Grouse 9       1      
Wild Turkey 32       5      
Pied-billed Grebe 25       4      
Eared Grebe 2       1      
Western Grebe 6       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 6       1      
Great Blue Heron 9       6      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 3       1      
Bald Eagle 263       45      
Northern Harrier 30       8      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 35       24      
Cooper's Hawk 6       6      
Northern Goshawk 10       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 60       42      
Ferruginous Hawk 13       7      
Rough-legged Hawk 25       12      
Golden Eagle 17       10      
American Kestrel 73       40      
Merlin 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 2       2      
Prairie Falcon 5       5      
American Coot 142       11      
Sandhill Crane 2,014       4      
Killdeer 21       4      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 208       8      
California Gull 849       25      
Herring Gull 27       2      
Rock Pigeon 1,063       40      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 3       2      
White-winged Dove 14       4      
Mourning Dove 225       43      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 3       3      
Long-eared Owl 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 5       5      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 93       63      
Hairy Woodpecker 8       6      
Northern Flicker 169       98      
Black Phoebe 2       1      
Say's Phoebe 10       7      
Northern Shrike 1       1      
Pinyon Jay 376       12      
Steller's Jay 47       21      
Blue Jay 2       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 229       84      
Black-billed Magpie 617       146      
Clark's Nutcracker 11       5      
American Crow 280       22      
Common Raven 395       46      
Horned Lark 403       7      
Black-capped Chickadee 462       122      
Mountain Chickadee 137       40      
Juniper Titmouse 4       3      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 88       42      
White-breasted Nuthatch 24       7      
Brown Creeper 32       18      
Rock Wren 8       5      
Canyon Wren 4       3      
Bewick's Wren 6       6      
Marsh Wren 4       2      
American Dipper 3       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 29       25      
Western Bluebird 6       1      
Mountain Bluebird 19       5      
Townsend's Solitaire 11       6      
American Robin 279       53      
Northern Mockingbird 2       2      
Crissal Thrasher 4       4      
European Starling 44,497       126      
Bohemian Waxwing 121       2      
Cedar Waxwing 192       13      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 14       9      
Spotted Towhee 95       47      
American Tree Sparrow 6       3      
Song Sparrow 53       21      
White-crowned Sparrow 205       35      
Dark-eyed Junco 1,150       158      
Red-winged Blackbird 860       45      
Western Meadowlark 57       14      
Yellow-headed Blackbird 2       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 83       11      
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch 20       1      
Pine Grosbeak 1       1      
Cassin's Finch 180       43      
House Finch 2,421       189      
Pine Siskin 684       70      
Lesser Goldfinch 279       46      
American Goldfinch 809       98      
Evening Grosbeak 40       4      
House Sparrow 2,244       159      
Total 75,725             

A total of 119 species were reported.

See list of localities in Utah with reports.

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