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Top Ten Lists for 2007

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Most Frequently Reported Birds

Rank   Species Checklists
1 Northern Cardinal 45,966  
2 Dark-eyed Junco 42,852  
3 Mourning Dove 41,755  
4 Blue Jay 34,655  
5 Downy Woodpecker 33,502  
6 American Goldfinch 31,408  
7 House Finch 29,519  
8 Tufted Titmouse 29,473  
9 American Crow 24,946  
10 House Sparrow 24,582  
Statistics updated 09-Jan-2012 16:15 ET

Most Numerous Birds

Rank   Species Individuals
1 American Robin 2,080,223  
2 Canada Goose 680,206  
3 Red-winged Blackbird 623,170  
4 Snow Goose 529,997  
5 Laughing Gull 431,125  
6 European Starling 402,943  
7 Common Grackle 381,747  
8 Dark-eyed Junco 373,821  
9 American Goldfinch 357,218  
10 Ring-billed Gull 300,601  
Statistics updated 09-Jan-2012 16:15 ET

States/Provinces Submitting the Most Checklists

Rank   State/Province Checklists
1 New York 5,076  
2 North Carolina 4,515  
3 Pennsylvania 4,128  
4 Georgia 3,969  
5 Virginia 3,896  
6 California 3,891  
7 Ohio 3,652  
8 Texas 3,465  
9 Florida 3,014  
10 Michigan 2,423  
Statistics updated 15-Feb-2011 16:22 ET

States/Provinces Reporting the Most Species

Rank   State/Province Species
1 Texas 333  
2 California 328  
3 Florida 275  
4 Arizona 249  
5 Georgia 223  
6 Washington 215  
7 Oregon 203  
8 New Mexico 193  
9 North Carolina 190  
10 Louisiana 189  
Statistics updated 15-Feb-2011 16:22 ET

States/Provinces Reporting the Most Birds

Rank   State/Province Individuals
1 Florida 2,146,259  
2 Texas 1,127,454  
3 California 599,708  
4 Maryland 509,486  
5 Delaware 360,927  
6 New York 357,579  
7 Virginia 334,831  
8 Washington 319,198  
9 Pennsylvania 305,484  
10 Georgia 280,468  
Statistics updated 15-Feb-2011 16:22 ET

Localities Submitting the Most Checklists

Rank   City Checklists
1 Charlotte, North Carolina 519  
2 Mentor, Ohio 372  
3 Tallahassee, Florida 362  
4 Cincinnati, Ohio 360  
5 Durham, North Carolina 344  
6 Atlanta, Georgia 337  
7 Williamsburg, Virginia 321  
8 Virginia Beach, Virginia 281  
9 Austin, Texas 275  
10 Gautier, Mississippi 269  
Statistics updated 15-Feb-2011 16:22 ET

Localities Reporting the Most Species

Rank   City Species
1 Corpus Christi, Texas 201  
2 Rockport, Texas 174  
3 Savannah, Georgia 155  
4 Tucson, Arizona 151  
5 Lakeport, California 148  
5 Tallahassee, Florida 148  
7 Houston, Texas 147  
8 Weslaco, Texas 143  
9 Napa, California 139  
10 Phoenix, Arizona 136  
Statistics updated 15-Feb-2011 16:22 ET

Localities Reporting the Most Birds

Rank   City Individuals
1 Saint Petersburg, Florida 1,710,219  
2 Corpus Christi, Texas 602,867  
3 Lincoln, Delaware 200,209  
4 Willards, Maryland 131,098  
5 Avery Island, Louisiana 101,336  
6 Centreville, Maryland 94,167  
7 Yakima, Washington 88,534  
8 Salem, New Jersey 55,213  
9 Intracoastal City, Louisiana 51,453  
10 Newton, Kansas 50,383  
Statistics updated 15-Feb-2011 16:22 ET