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2012 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
European Starling 15,502       133      
Red-winged Blackbird 6,741       51      
Snow Goose 6,024       5      
Canada Goose 2,792       81      
Dark-eyed Junco 2,357       240      
House Finch 2,243       227      
Mallard 1,690       63      
House Sparrow 1,642       151      
California Gull 1,641       23      
Northern Shoveler 1,532       7      
Horned Lark 1,137       19      
American Robin 1,092       134      
Rock Pigeon 774       43      
American Goldfinch 773       88      
Ring-billed Gull 730       10      
Tundra Swan 630       5      
Mourning Dove 604       95      
Common Raven 571       75      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 545       100      
Pine Siskin 531       71      
White-crowned Sparrow 527       54      
Northern Pintail 483       10      
Black-capped Chickadee 453       140      
American Coot 443       27      
Black-billed Magpie 415       144      
American Crow 398       55      
Lesser Goldfinch 396       69      
California Quail 382       36      
Brewer's Blackbird 339       5      
Northern Flicker 252       116      
Western Scrub-Jay 232       94      
Ruddy Duck 180       3      
Spotted Towhee 154       64      
Song Sparrow 135       62      
Pinyon Jay 126       7      
Cassin's Finch 109       17      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 106       31      
Green-winged Teal 103       7      
Gambel's Quail 100       10      
Western Bluebird 97       7      
Bald Eagle 96       32      
Thayer's Gull 94       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 91       47      
American Tree Sparrow 80       15      
Mountain Bluebird 79       7      
Western Meadowlark 77       16      
Downy Woodpecker 76       60      
Cedar Waxwing 71       11      
Great-tailed Grackle 51       4      
American Kestrel 50       35      
Mountain Chickadee 49       14      
Pied-billed Grebe 48       8      
Golden Eagle 43       20      
Northern Harrier 43       23      
Wild Turkey 42       8      
Barrow's Goldeneye 38       3      
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch 38       1      
Greater Sage-Grouse 38       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 37       29      
Great Blue Heron 36       13      
Common Merganser 33       8      
Bushtit 32       3      
Lesser Scaup 31       2      
Steller's Jay 31       11      
Bufflehead 29       5      
Rough-legged Hawk 28       13      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 28       28      
Sage Sparrow 23       4      
American Pipit 21       2      
Chukar 21       4      
Gadwall 20       9      
Juniper Titmouse 19       10      
Townsend's Solitaire 18       8      
Wood Duck 18       5      
Black Rosy-Finch 17       3      
Killdeer 16       5      
Ring-necked Duck 16       3      
Clark's Nutcracker 14       7      
Ring-necked Pheasant 14       6      
Wilson's Snipe 12       4      
Common Goldeneye 11       4      
Great Horned Owl 11       8      
Belted Kingfisher 10       10      
Hairy Woodpecker 10       6      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 10       5      
Cooper's Hawk 9       9      
Prairie Falcon 9       9      
Redhead 9       2      
Hooded Merganser 8       4      
Merlin 8       8      
Red Crossbill 8       2      
American Wigeon 7       3      
Canvasback 7       3      
Ferruginous Hawk 7       7      
Barn Owl 6       3      
Canyon Wren 6       4      
Evening Grosbeak 6       1      
Herring Gull 6       3      
Loggerhead Shrike 6       6      
Bewick's Wren 4       2      
Common Loon 4       1      
Greater Roadrunner 4       4      
Marsh Wren 4       4      
Peregrine Falcon 4       4      
Say's Phoebe 4       3      
Yellow-headed Blackbird 4       1      
American Dipper 3       3      
Black Phoebe 3       3      
Crissal Thrasher 3       3      
Greater Scaup 3       1      
Long-eared Owl 3       1      
Mandarin Duck 3       1      
Western Screech-Owl 3       3      
White-breasted Nuthatch 3       2      
Cinnamon Teal 2       1      
Long-tailed Duck 2       1      
Pine Grosbeak 2       1      
Short-eared Owl 2       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 1       1      
Eared Grebe 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Great Egret 1       1      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
Lewis's Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 1       1      
Rock Wren 1       1      
Verdin 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 1       1      
Total 56,823             

A total of 128 species were reported.

See list of localities in Utah with reports.

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