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Top Ten Lists for 2001

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

Most Frequently Reported Birds

Rank   Species Checklists
1 Mourning Dove 27,802  
2 Northern Cardinal 26,045  
3 Dark-eyed Junco 25,260  
4 American Crow 22,177  
5 Blue Jay 21,453  
6 House Finch 21,351  
7 Downy Woodpecker 20,128  
8 American Goldfinch 19,709  
9 Black-capped Chickadee 18,820  
10 Tufted Titmouse 18,322  
Statistics updated 09-Jan-2012 16:15 ET

Most Numerous Birds

Rank   Species Individuals
1 European Starling 340,964  
2 Canada Goose 291,061  
3 American Crow 230,519  
4 House Sparrow 214,316  
5 American Goldfinch 207,326  
6 Common Grackle 191,742  
7 Dark-eyed Junco 185,400  
8 Mourning Dove 179,536  
9 Snow Goose 160,977  
10 House Finch 156,777  
Statistics updated 09-Jan-2012 16:15 ET

States/Provinces Submitting the Most Checklists

Rank   State/Province Checklists
1 New York 3,723  
2 Texas 3,430  
3 California 2,916  
4 Ohio 2,812  
5 Pennsylvania 2,739  
6 Georgia 2,546  
7 Virginia 2,058  
8 Michigan 2,044  
9 Florida 1,815  
10 North Carolina 1,766  
Statistics updated 15-Feb-2011 16:22 ET

States/Provinces Reporting the Most Species

Rank   State/Province Species
1 Texas 300  
2 California 271  
3 Florida 223  
4 Arizona 209  
5 New Mexico 181  
6 Georgia 180  
7 Washington 175  
8 North Carolina 165  
9 British Columbia 162  
9 Oregon 162  
Statistics updated 15-Feb-2011 16:22 ET

States/Provinces Reporting the Most Birds

Rank   State/Province Individuals
1 Texas 424,772  
2 California 280,267  
3 Pennsylvania 262,628  
4 New York 211,422  
5 Washington 194,116  
6 Virginia 190,017  
7 Ohio 183,595  
8 Florida 178,929  
9 Missouri 160,359  
10 New Jersey 157,649  
Statistics updated 15-Feb-2011 16:22 ET

Localities Submitting the Most Checklists

Rank   City Checklists
1 Atlanta, Georgia 375  
2 Dallas, Texas 343  
3 Virginia Beach, Virginia 299  
4 Cincinnati, Ohio 251  
5 Louisville, Kentucky 243  
6 Albuquerque, New Mexico 218  
7 Minneapolis, Minnesota 197  
8 Santa Fe, New Mexico 189  
9 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 179  
10 Marietta, Georgia 177  
10 Houston, Texas 177  
Statistics updated 15-Feb-2011 16:22 ET

Localities Reporting the Most Species

Rank   City Species
1 Rockport, Texas 150  
2 San Antonio, Texas 131  
3 Houston, Texas 128  
4 Dallas, Texas 126  
5 Tucson, Arizona 118  
6 Rio Hondo, Texas 116  
7 Lakeport, California 115  
7 Virginia Beach, Virginia 115  
9 Austin, Texas 113  
9 Camano Island, Washington 113  
Statistics updated 15-Feb-2011 16:22 ET

Localities Reporting the Most Birds

Rank   City Individuals
1 Saint Louis, Missouri 70,112  
2 Kennett Square, Pennsylvania 47,989  
3 Fairfax Station, Virginia 45,100  
4 Camano Island, Washington 43,511  
5 Palacios, Texas 37,915  
6 Cape May Court House, New Jersey 31,953  
7 Dallas, Texas 28,795  
8 Cincinnati, Ohio 21,726  
9 Albuquerque, New Mexico 21,337  
10 Houston, Texas 19,981  
Statistics updated 15-Feb-2011 16:22 ET