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2008 Results: Atlanta, Georgia

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

Other years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Canada Goose 115       13      
Wood Duck 2       1      
Mallard 45       11      
Ring-necked Duck 2       1      
Hooded Merganser 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 7       5      
Black Vulture 2       2      
Turkey Vulture 32       7      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 6       5      
Cooper's Hawk 16       13      
Red-shouldered Hawk 37       23      
Red-tailed Hawk 26       22      
Peregrine Falcon 5       3      
Sandhill Crane 63       2      
Killdeer 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 57       8      
Mourning Dove 420       111      
Common Ground-Dove 12       1      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 2       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 1       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 3       3      
Belted Kingfisher 4       4      
Red-headed Woodpecker 25       18      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 126       104      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 29       24      
Downy Woodpecker 196       118      
Hairy Woodpecker 15       12      
Northern Flicker 21       17      
Pileated Woodpecker 10       8      
Eastern Phoebe 8       6      
Blue-headed Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 223       93      
American Crow 507       56      
Fish Crow 3       3      
Common Raven 1       1      
Tree Swallow 2       1      
Carolina Chickadee 424       160      
Tufted Titmouse 278       123      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 29       19      
White-breasted Nuthatch 179       107      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 197       99      
Brown Creeper 10       5      
Carolina Wren 187       104      
House Wren 78       23      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 2       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 36       32      
Eastern Bluebird 240       94      
Hermit Thrush 3       3      
American Robin 1,173       83      
Gray Catbird 2       2      
Northern Mockingbird 146       75      
Brown Thrasher 96       66      
European Starling 175       15      
American Pipit 2       1      
Cedar Waxwing 515       19      
Ovenbird 1       1      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Pine Warbler 85       44      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 81       51      
Yellow-throated Warbler 2       1      
Wilson's Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 195       94      
Bachman's Sparrow 2       1      
Chipping Sparrow 50       17      
Field Sparrow 18       5      
Savannah Sparrow 36       14      
Song Sparrow 107       54      
White-throated Sparrow 219       66      
White-crowned Sparrow 12       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 306       85      
Northern Cardinal 572       182      
Black-headed Grosbeak 1       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 491       28      
Rusty Blackbird 71       4      
Brewer's Blackbird 12       2      
Common Grackle 786       37      
Brown-headed Cowbird 7       4      
Baltimore Oriole 1       1      
Purple Finch 91       29      
House Finch 495       128      
Pine Siskin 21       12      
American Goldfinch 584       111      
House Sparrow 103       22      
Total 10,151             

A total of 84 species were reported.

See a summary for Georgia.

This report was updated 15-Jan-2013 09:05 ET.