General Information about the February 2-8, 2004 Feeder Count in Western New York

 

Number of Stations Tabulated - 255*

 

Total Number of Species Reported - 58

Maximum Number of Species at a Single Station - 26

Reports of 5 or Less Species - 30

 

Total Individual Birds Reported - 17,628

Maximum Number of Birds at a Single Station - 868

Number of Empty Stations Reported - 2

Reports of 10 or Less Individuals - 10

 

 

Hawks on the Count

 

                               number of      % of         total       max at                                stations      stations   individuals    a single

                                                                       station

                              

Harrier                3     1%        3      1

Sharp-shinned Hawk    30     12%       31       2

Cooper's Hawk         37     15%       41       3

Red-tailed Hawk       19      7%       21       2

American Kestrel      10      4%       10       2

Peregrine Falcon       1      0.4%      1       1

                                        

     T o t a l s     100     32%      107       3

 

 

Introduced Birds on the Count

 

                         total          % of      rank of    

                       individuals       total        total

 

European Starling     1519       9%      5

House Finch           1044       6%      7

House Sparrow         1875      11%      2

                                         

Total Introductions   4438      25%

 

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* An additional 17 reports were not tabulated because they did not provide full information.