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2006 Results: Wisconsin

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See list of localities in Wisconsin with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Greater White-fronted Goose 9       1      
Snow Goose 104       4      
Cackling Goose 2       1      
Canada Goose 22,051       105      
Mute Swan 15       7      
Trumpeter Swan 180       1      
Wood Duck 15       7      
Gadwall 86       6      
American Wigeon 2       2      
American Black Duck 137       21      
Mallard 4,646       87      
Northern Pintail 1       1      
Canvasback 7       7      
Redhead 48       5      
Greater Scaup 6,237       17      
Lesser Scaup 27       5      
Harlequin Duck 1       1      
Long-tailed Duck 1       1      
Bufflehead 956       19      
Common Goldeneye 2,688       37      
Hooded Merganser 19       9      
Common Merganser 416       30      
Red-breasted Merganser 27       8      
Ruddy Duck 11       3      
Ring-necked Pheasant 67       27      
Ruffed Grouse 31       25      
Wild Turkey 1,230       77      
Double-crested Cormorant 10       1      
Great Blue Heron 7       6      
Bald Eagle 165       91      
Northern Harrier 18       13      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 42       42      
Cooper's Hawk 103       95      
Northern Goshawk 4       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 210       141      
Rough-legged Hawk 29       23      
Golden Eagle 2       2      
American Kestrel 30       26      
Merlin 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 4       3      
American Coot 89       7      
Sandhill Crane 9       3      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 645       23      
Herring Gull 2,512       49      
Thayer's Gull 1       1      
Iceland Gull 1       1      
Glaucous Gull 2       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 7       2      
Rock Pigeon 1,037       62      
Mourning Dove 5,714       757      
Eastern Screech-Owl 2       2      
Great Horned Owl 30       22      
Snowy Owl 10       9      
Barred Owl 10       8      
Long-eared Owl 2       1      
Short-eared Owl 24       5      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 3       1      
Belted Kingfisher 4       4      
Red-headed Woodpecker 39       34      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 657       460      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 23       22      
Downy Woodpecker 1,745       831      
Hairy Woodpecker 879       507      
Northern Flicker 77       63      
Pileated Woodpecker 106       87      
Northern Shrike 12       12      
Blue Jay 2,446       676      
American Crow 3,651       601      
Common Raven 69       34      
Horned Lark 412       36      
Black-capped Chickadee 5,020       1,010      
Boreal Chickadee 10       2      
Tufted Titmouse 202       109      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 568       307      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1,338       684      
Brown Creeper 71       57      
Carolina Wren 7       7      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 19       10      
Eastern Bluebird 59       15      
Hermit Thrush 5       5      
American Robin 226       58      
Varied Thrush 2       2      
European Starling 2,928       191      
Bohemian Waxwing 760       3      
Cedar Waxwing 872       37      
Lapland Longspur 131       5      
Snow Bunting 438       23      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 2       2      
American Tree Sparrow 1,562       233      
Fox Sparrow 43       18      
Song Sparrow 45       26      
Swamp Sparrow 11       8      
White-throated Sparrow 101       71      
Dark-eyed Junco 7,611       862      
Northern Cardinal 3,209       778      
Red-winged Blackbird 5       4      
Rusty Blackbird 68       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 2       2      
Common Grackle 26       13      
Brown-headed Cowbird 3       1      
Pine Grosbeak 223       26      
Purple Finch 1,342       239      
House Finch 3,177       533      
Common Redpoll 365       54      
Hoary Redpoll 2       2      
Pine Siskin 890       157      
American Goldfinch 7,091       754      
Evening Grosbeak 991       37      
House Sparrow 5,333       464      
Eurasian Tree Sparrow 6       2      
Total 104,624             

A total of 113 species were reported.

See list of localities in Wisconsin with reports.

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