Carlyle Lake, Illinois  1992~2019
Christmas Bird Count

Sum Mean
High Count

Snow Goose

1596242 57009 376470

Ross's Goose

246 9 42

Greater White-fronted Goose

9897 353 3284
Cackling Goose 174 6 95

Canada Goose

33054 1181 25000
Mute Swan - feral 5 ** 3

Trumpeter Swan

28 1 10

Wood Duck

74 3 46

Northern Shoveler

3819 136 658

Gadwall

905 33 200

American Wigeon

434 16 81

Mallard

367049 13109 75368

American Black Duck

667 24 125

Northern Pintail

3437 123 1312

Green-winged Teal

650 23 161

Canvasback

2720 97 460

Redhead

109 4 10

Ring-necked Duck

4177 149 863

Greater Scaup

223 8 82

Lesser Scaup

2952 105 775
Harlequin Duck 1 ** 1

Surf Scoter

3 ** 1

White-winged Scoter

1 ** 1

Long-tailed Duck

14 1 3

Bufflehead

711 25 106

Common Goldeneye

30563 1092 8457

Hooded Merganser

1572 56 258

Common Merganser

2589 92 700

Red-breasted Merganser

428 15 75

Ruddy Duck

1822 65 495

Northern Bobwhite

382 14 59
Ring-necked Pheasant - feral 90 3 25

Wild Turkey

350 13 122

Pied-billed Grebe

210 8 77

Horned Grebe

170 6 74

Rock Pigeon - feral

2094 75 175

Eurasian Collared-Dove - feral

421 15 53

Mourning Dove

7632 273 874

American Coot

2801 100 782
Sandhill Crane 2 ** 1

Killdeer

1117 40 201
Dunlin 1 ** 1

Least Sandpiper

16 1 14
Long-billed Dowitcher 1 ** 1

Wilson's Snipe

59 2 20
Red Phalarope 1 ** 1
Black-legged Kittiwake 1 ** 1

Bonaparte's Gull

30040 1073 7725

Laughing Gull

1 ** 1

Ring-billed Gull

492191 17578 68713

California Gull

2 ** 1

Herring Gull

4818 172 884

Iceland Gull

14 1 4

Lesser Black-backed Gull

30 1 5
Slaty-backed Gull 1 ** 1
Glaucous-winged Gull 1 ** 1
Glaucous Gull 3 ** 1

Red-throated Loon

1 ** 1

Common Loon

30 1 7

Double-crested Cormorant

602 22 96
American White Pelican 2469 88 803

American Bittern

2 ** 1

Great Blue Heron

1869 67 193

Black-crowned Night-Heron

1 ** 1

Turkey Vulture

258 9 50

Northern Harrier

573 20 58

Sharp-shinned Hawk

74 3 7

Cooper's Hawk

103 4 9

Bald Eagle

480 17 53

Red-shouldered Hawk

96 3 11

Red-tailed Hawk

1860 66 164

Rough-legged Hawk

63 2 8
Barn Owl 9 ** 4

Eastern Screech-Owl

116 4 16

Great Horned Owl

175 6 24

Snowy Owl

2 ** 1

Barred Owl

172 6 15

Long-eared Owl

29 1 8

Short-eared Owl

204 7 43

Northern Saw-whet Owl

14 1 4

Belted Kingfisher

84 3 10

Red-headed Woodpecker

441 16 46

Red-bellied Woodpecker

1981 71 137
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 70 3 11

Downy Woodpecker

1472 53 132

Hairy Woodpecker

327 12 26

Northern Flicker

960 34 88

Pileated Woodpecker

88 3 9

American Kestrel

1199 43 113

Merlin

4 ** 1
Monk Parakeet - feral 12 ** 6
Eastern Phoebe 5 ** 1

Loggerhead Shrike

60 2 9
Northern Shrike 1 ** 1

Blue Jay

5367 192 388

American Crow

5440 194 374

Horned Lark

11435 408 2767

Tree Swallow

1 ** 1

Barn Swallow

1 ** 1

Carolina Chickadee

3438 123 301
Black-capped Chickadee 2 ** 1

Tufted Titmouse

2285 82 159

Red-breasted Nuthatch

62 2 10

White-breasted Nuthatch

1022 37 72

Brown Creeper

300 11 36

House Wren

1 ** 1

Winter Wren

50 2 13

Carolina Wren

1308 47 111

Golden-crowned Kinglet

758 27 83

Ruby-crowned Kinglet

41 1 12

Eastern Bluebird

1073 38 165

Hermit Thrush

92 3 14

American Robin

6080 217 1135
Gray Catbird 2 ** 2

Brown Thrasher

19 1 4

Northern Mockingbird

161 6 15

European Starling - feral

114636 4094 26028

Cedar Waxwing

2581 92 462
House Sparrow - feral 25533 912 3507

Eurasian Tree Sparrow - feral

23 1 5

American Pipit

89 3 41

House Finch - feral

2691 96 598

Purple Finch

126 5 25
Common Redpoll 2 ** 1

Pine Siskin

233 8 69

American Goldfinch

9560 341 1370

Lapland Longspur

11950 427 1986

Snow Bunting

8 ** 4
Chipping Sparrow 7 ** 4

Field Sparrow

324 12 33

Fox Sparrow

179 6 22

American Tree Sparrow

6383 228 812

Dark-eyed Junco

12394 443 1295

White-crowned Sparrow

2069 74 347

Harris's Sparrow

5 ** 1

White-throated Sparrow

4926 176 526

LeConte's Sparrow

25 1 7
Savannah Sparrow 446 16 75

Song Sparrow

5955 213 933
Lincoln's Sparrow 1 ** 1

Swamp Sparrow

2746 98 835

Spotted Towhee

1 ** 1

Eastern Towhee

181 6 28

Eastern Meadowlark

1971 70 237
Western Meadowlark 2 ** 1

Red-winged Blackbird

44449 1587 10141

Brown-headed Cowbird

10645 380 4466

Rusty Blackbird

1328 47 469

Brewer's Blackbird

127 5 60

Common Grackle

47080 1681 20000
Orange-crowned Warbler 6 ** 2

Common Yellowthroat

2 ** 1
Pine Warbler 6 ** 2

Yellow-rumped Warbler

199 7 50

Northern Cardinal

9444 337 747

Indigo Bunting

3 ** 2
Dickcissel 1 ** 1