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Top 25 Feeder Birds

2009-10

Mid-Central Region

Review the Explanation of Terms to understand what these data represent. A total of 309 FeederWatchers reported data from this region.

Rank Within Region Common Name Scientific Name Percentage of Sites Visited Average Group Size (when seen) FeederWatch Abundance Index
1 Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis 98.71 6.22 5.00
2 Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis 96.12 4.26 3.28
3 Downy Woodpecker Dryobates pubescens 92.88 1.77 1.24
4 Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata 91.91 2.49 1.35
5 American Goldfinch Spinus tristis 91.26 6.34 3.45
6 Carolina/Black-capped Chickadee Poecile carolinensis/atricapillus 85.44 2.11 1.23
7 House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus 82.20 3.76 1.45
8 Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura 81.88 3.57 1.42
9 House Sparrow Passer domesticus 80.91 7.90 3.73
10 Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus 78.96 1.29 0.66
11 European Starling Sturnus vulgaris 78.64 5.03 1.35
12 American Robin Turdus migratorius 73.79 2.55 0.40
13 White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis 73.46 1.50 0.61
14 Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor 62.78 2.04 0.72
15 Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus 57.61 1.27 0.23
16 Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus 56.31 1.24 0.31
17 Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula 54.37 4.79 0.38
18 Hairy Woodpecker Dryobates villosus 54.05 1.24 0.28
19 White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis 45.31 2.87 0.46
20 Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus 42.72 3.25 0.34
21 Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus 39.48 4.02 0.27
22 American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos 34.95 2.66 0.18
23 Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia 32.36 1.55 0.11
24 Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater 32.04 4.20 0.15
25 American Tree Sparrow Spizelloides arborea 32.04 2.96 0.19