Clinton County, Illinois  1972~2019
Spring Bird Count 

Sum

 Mean

 High Count

Snow Goose - injured

84

2

12

Ross's Goose - injured 1 ** 1

Canada Goose

1558

33

159

Mute Swan - feral 4 ** 2

Wood Duck

664

14

41

Blue-winged Teal

2451

52

708

Northern Shoveler

1170

25

201

Gadwall

249

5

102

American Wigeon

25

1

6

Mallard

1647

35

73

American Black Duck

1

**

1

Northern Pintail

4

**

1

Green-winged Teal

31

1

8

Canvasback

2

**

1

Redhead

11

**

2

Ring-necked Duck

9

**

4

Greater Scaup 3 ** 2

Lesser Scaup

127

3

40

Bufflehead

7

**

2

Common Goldeneye 1 ** 1

Hooded Merganser

92

2

13

Red-breasted Merganser

18

**

5

Ruddy Duck

86

2

16

Northern Bobwhite

400

9

27

Ring-necked Pheasant - feral

28

1

5

Wild Turkey

185

4

21

Pied-billed Grebe

78

 2

 12

Horned Grebe 2 ** 2
Eared Grebe 1 ** 1
Western Grebe 2 ** 1

Rock Pigeon - feral

939

20

80

Eurasian Collared-Dove - feral 114 2 13

Mourning Dove

2867

61

166

Yellow-billed Cuckoo 293 6 50

Black-billed Cuckoo

16

**

3

Common Nighthawk

316

7

50

Eastern Whip-poor-will

74

2

11

Chimney Swift

3595

76

252

Ruby-throated Hummingbird

360

8

26

King Rail 2 ** 1

Virginia Rail

20

**

7

Sora

142

3

24

Common Gallinule

1

**

1

American Coot

1660

35

263

Black-necked Stilt 32 1 8
American Avocet 1 ** 1

Black-bellied Plover

25

1

7

American Golden-Plover

291

6

80

Killdeer

1878

40

121

Semipalmated Plover

419

9

86

Piping Plover 2 ** 2
Hudsonian Godwit 1 ** 1

Marbled Godwit

2

**

2

Ruddy Turnstone

5

**

3

Ruff 1 ** 1

Stilt Sandpiper

53

1

22

Sanderling 6 ** 3

Dunlin

762

16

307

Baird's Sandpiper

2

**

2

Least Sandpiper

2748

58

669

White-rumped Sandpiper

131

3

44

Pectoral Sandpiper

1943

41

350

Semipalmated Sandpiper

189

4

40

Western Sandpiper

2

**

1

Short-billed Dowitcher

191

4

80

Long-billed Dowitcher

209

4

149

American Woodcock

77

2

10

Wilson's Snipe

33

1

7

Spotted Sandpiper 587 12 53
Solitary Sandpiper 472 10 48

Lesser Yellowlegs

2394

51

469

Willet

53

1

34

Greater Yellowlegs 584 12 78

Wilson's Phalarope

41

1

9

Bonaparte's Gull

1064

23

345

Laughing Gull

8

**

4

Franklin's Gull

25

1

7

Ring-billed Gull

7664

163

811

Herring Gull

34

1

7

Lesser Black-backed Gull 1 ** 1
Least Tern 3 ** 3

Caspian Tern

319

7

82

Black Tern

105

2

32

Common Tern

333

7

75

Forster's Tern

885

19

163

Common Loon

10

**

3

Double-crested Cormorant

26440

563

8000

American White Pelican

1991

42

760

American Bittern

7

**

2

Least Bittern

3

**

1

Great Blue Heron

2013

43

180

Great Egret

523

11

72

Snowy Egret

13

**

4

Little Blue Heron

34

1

14

Cattle Egret

189

4

47

Green Heron

214

5

32

Black-crowned Night-Heron

16

**

6

Yellow-crowned Night-Heron

6

**

3

Glossy Ibis 1 ** 1

Turkey Vulture

1603

34

200

Osprey

75

2

19

Northern Harrier

18

**

3

Sharp-shinned Hawk

17

**

2

Cooper's Hawk

39

1

5

Bald Eagle 109 2 19
Mississippi Kite 3 ** 1

Red-shouldered Hawk

112

2

11

Broad-winged Hawk

16

**

7

Red-tailed Hawk

346

7

25

Barn Owl 8 ** 2

Eastern Screech-Owl

70

1

7

Great Horned Owl

126

3

21

Barred Owl

324

7

25

Belted Kingfisher

93

2

10

Red-headed Woodpecker

597

13

46

Red-bellied Woodpecker

1069

23

82

Yellow-bellied Sapsucker

2

**

1

Downy Woodpecker

550

12

35

Hairy Woodpecker

189

4

15

Northern Flicker

322

7

15

Pileated Woodpecker

146

3

10

American Kestrel

191

4

14

Peregrine Falcon

4

**

2

Monk Parakeet - feral 7 ** 6

Great Crested Flycatcher

733

16

64

Eastern Kingbird

1573

33

176

Olive-sided Flycatcher

2

**

1

Eastern Wood-Pewee

676

14

54

Yellow-bellied Flycatcher

2

**

2

Acadian Flycatcher

228

5

27

Alder Flycatcher 3 ** 2

Willow Flycatcher

18

**

3

Least Flycatcher

211

4

27

Eastern Phoebe

442

9

31

Loggerhead Shrike

156

3

18

White-eyed Vireo

600

13

45

Bell's Vireo

89

2

9

Yellow-throated Vireo

310

7

30

Blue-headed Vireo

44

1

6

Philadelphia Vireo

34

1

5

Warbling Vireo

1000

21

72

Red-eyed Vireo

798

17

56

Blue Jay

2251

48

152

American Crow

1763

38

132

Fish Crow

153

3

37

Horned Lark

2235

48

210

Bank Swallow

916

19

307

Tree Swallow

6369

136

2000

Northern Rough-winged Swallow

1210

26

300

Purple Martin

2225

51

242

Barn Swallow

4998

106

341

Cliff Swallow

5026

107

782

Carolina Chickadee

1003

21

62

Tufted Titmouse

1647

35

114

Red-breasted Nuthatch

11

**

3

White-breasted Nuthatch

451

10

32

Brown Creeper 1 ** 1

House Wren

786

17

64

Winter Wren

2

**

1

Sedge Wren

32

1

15

Marsh Wren

25

1

7

Carolina Wren

816

17

68

Bewick's Wren

1

**

1

Blue-gray Gnatcatcher

1729

37

101

Ruby-crowned Kinglet

136

3

10

Eastern Bluebird

578

12

56

Veery

88

2

14

Gray-cheeked Thrush

251

5

20

Swainson's Thrush

953

20

95

Hermit Thrush

6

**

3

Wood Thrush

693

15

61

American Robin

7788

166

508

Gray Catbird

1438

31

95

Brown Thrasher

1011

22

71

Northern Mockingbird

399

8

38

European Starling - feral

6888

147

451

Cedar Waxwing

768

16

56

House Sparrow - feral 8706 185 454

Eurasian Tree Sparrow - feral

13 ** 6

American Pipit

232

5

60

House Finch - feral

331

7

27

Purple Finch

6

**

5

Pine Siskin

2

**

1

American Goldfinch

3157

67

197

Grasshopper Sparrow

216

5

20

Lark Sparrow

8

**

2

Chipping Sparrow

1015

22

92

Clay-colored Sparrow

8

**

2

Field Sparrow

1326

28

87

Dark-eyed Junco

2

**

1

White-crowned Sparrow

638

14

63

Harris's Sparrow

1

**

1

White-throated Sparrow

1091

23

318

Vesper Sparrow

14

**

6

Henslow's Sparrow 21 ** 4

Savannah Sparrow

421

9

46

Song Sparrow

1547

33

89

Lincoln's Sparrow

65

1

10

Swamp Sparrow

150

3

24

Eastern Towhee

1175

25

69

Yellow-breasted Chat

275

6

21

Bobolink

1198

25

141

Eastern Meadowlark

2390

51

131

Western Meadowlark

3

*

1

Orchard Oriole

285

6

32

Baltimore Oriole

1106

24

78

Red-winged Blackbird

18385

391

894

Brown-headed Cowbird

3146

67

123

Rusty Blackbird

3

*

3

Common Grackle

11027

235

590

Ovenbird

282

6

41

Worm-eating Warbler

13

**

3

Louisiana Waterthrush

27

1

3

Northern Waterthrush

410

9

48

Golden-winged Warbler

138

3

25

Blue-winged Warbler

62

1

17

Black-and-white Warbler

221

5

24

Prothonotary Warbler

283

6

18

Tennessee Warbler

2427

52

160

Orange-crowned Warbler

16

**

3

Nashville Warbler

562

12

61

Mourning Warbler

6

**

1

Kentucky Warbler

180

4

15

Common Yellowthroat

1628

35

101

Hooded Warbler

7

**

2

American Redstart

817

17

63

Cape May Warbler

86

2

14

Cerulean Warbler

35

1

5

Northern Parula

436

9

27

Magnolia Warbler

234

5

29

Bay-breasted Warbler

78

2

11

Blackburnian Warbler

94

2

13

Yellow Warbler

1009

21

69

Chestnut-sided Warbler

211

4

18

Blackpoll Warbler

587

12

45

Palm Warbler

1201

26

207

Pine Warbler

27

1

5

Yellow-rumped Warbler

3042

65

615

Yellow-throated Warbler

90

2

9

Prairie Warbler

14

**

2

Black-throated Green Warbler

358

8

30

Canada Warbler

8

**

3

Wilson's Warbler

36

1

7

Summer Tanager

288

6

29

Scarlet Tanager

300

6

18

Northern Cardinal

4394

93

174

Rose-breasted Grosbeak

964

21

98

Blue Grosbeak

88

2

9

Indigo Bunting

4910

104

269

Dickcissel

2661

57

268