Monday, October 15, 2012

September Bird Count Results


WINNEBAGO COUNTY BIRD COUNT
September 15, 2012

Observers:  16
Location: Winnebago County, WI.
Sky: AM clear, PM clear.
Wind: AM: calm and PM: SW, 5-10 mph.
Temperature: +40 to +79 F.
Hours: 06:00 to 19:45
Total Party Hours: 97.75 (36.0 car, 10.75 foot, 51.0 feeder/yard)
Total Party Miles: 248.5 (242.0 car, 6.5 foot)
Total Individuals: 24,965
Total Species: 131

Canada Goose 3,410
Wood Duck 304
Gadwall 2
Mallard 922
Blue-winged Teal 30
Northern Shoveler 26
Green-winged Teal 3
Redhead 20
Ruddy Duck 23
Ring-necked Pheasant 2
Wild Turkey 64
Pied-billed Grebe 43
American White Pelican 178
Double-crested Cormorant 1,428
American Bittern 2
Great Blue Heron 34
Great Egret 62
Green Heron 5
Black-crowned Night-Heron 13
Turkey Vulture 10
Osprey 2
Bald Eagle 6
Northern Harrier 7
Cooper's Hawk 17
Broad-winged Hawk 1
Red-tailed Hawk 24
American Kestrel 9
Merlin 1
Peregrine Falcon 2
King Rail 1
Virginia Rail 2
Sora 15
Common Moorhen 2
American Coot 7,138
Sandhill Crane 372
Black-bellied Plover 2
Semipalmated Plover 3
Killdeer 100
Spotted Sandpiper 2
Greater Yellowlegs 2
Calidris Species 50
Pectoral Sandpiper 1
Wilson’s Snipe 6
American Woodcock 1
Ring-billed Gull 2,360
Herring Gull 610
Large Larus Species 220
Caspian Tern 20
Black Tern 4
Forster’s Tern 14
Rock Pigeon 242
Mourning Dove 515
Eastern Screech Owl 3
Great Horned Owl 4
Common Nighthawk 3
Whip-poor-will 1
Chimney Swift 4
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 14
Belted Kingfisher 6
Red-bellied Woodpecker 26
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1
Downy Woodpecker 54
Hairy Woodpecker 14
Northern Flicker 54
Eastern Phoebe 5
Least Flycatcher 2
Eastern Phoebe 8
Great Crested Flycatcher 4
Eastern Kingbird 6
Warbling Vireo 3
Philadelphia Vireo 1
Red-eyed Vireo 2
Blue Jay 158
American Crow 119
Horned Lark 12
Tree Swallow 289
Cliff Swallow 4
Barn Swallow 43
Black-capped Chickadee 86
Tufted Titmouse 2
Red-breasted Nuthatch 19
White-breasted Nuthatch 53
House Wren 8
Marsh Wren 26
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 5
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 2
Eastern Bluebird 48
Veery 1
Swainson's Thrush 17
Hermit Thrush 2
American Robin 179
Gray Catbird 40
European Starling 2,945
Cedar Waxwing 93
Tennessee Warbler 8
Orange-crowned Warbler 1
Nashville Warbler 5
Northern Parula 2
Yellow Warbler 4
Chestnut-sided Warbler 1
Magnolia Warbler 7
Yellow-rumped Warbler 23
Black-throated Green Warbler 12
Blackburnian Warbler 6
Pine Warbler 1
Palm Warbler 8
Bay-breasted Warbler 2
Blackpoll Warbler 2
Black and white Warbler 14
American Redstart 38
Ovenbird 1
Northern Waterthrush 4
Common Yellowthroat 19
Wilson’s Warbler 1
Canada Warbler 4
Warbler Species 15
Chipping Sparrow 12
Vesper Sparrow 2
Savannah Sparrow 17
Song Sparrow 72
Lincoln’s Sparrow 1
Swamp Sparrow 32
White-throated Sparrow 16
Northern Cardinal 51
Rose-breasted Grosbeak 25
Indigo Bunting 8
Red-winged Blackbird 934
Eastern Meadowlark 5
Common Grackle 139
Brown-headed Cowbird 9
Purple Finch 2
House Finch 82
Pine Siskin 1
American Goldfinch 196
House Sparrow 485

Compiled by Tom Ziebell.