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2009 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
Snow Goose 3       1      
Canada Goose 330       26      
Wood Duck 22       4      
Mallard 57       15      
Ring-necked Duck 3       1      
Hooded Merganser 12       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       2      
Great Blue Heron 56       16      
Black Vulture 6       2      
Turkey Vulture 11       7      
Bald Eagle 2       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 12       5      
Cooper's Hawk 19       14      
Red-shouldered Hawk 33       24      
Red-tailed Hawk 45       33      
Merlin 5       1      
Peregrine Falcon 11       4      
American Coot 8       1      
Sandhill Crane 240       3      
Killdeer 43       4      
Sanderling 16       1      
American Woodcock 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 110       12      
Mourning Dove 410       142      
Common Ground-Dove 60       14      
Barn Owl 7       2      
Eastern Screech-Owl 5       4      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 6       5      
Eastern Whip-poor-will 2       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 9       1      
Belted Kingfisher 9       5      
Red-headed Woodpecker 45       26      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 230       147      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 28       25      
Downy Woodpecker 253       159      
Hairy Woodpecker 33       24      
Northern Flicker 31       17      
Pileated Woodpecker 18       15      
Eastern Phoebe 16       12      
Blue-headed Vireo 2       2      
Blue Jay 341       138      
American Crow 863       73      
Fish Crow 7       1      
Common Raven 4       1      
Purple Martin 20       1      
Carolina Chickadee 600       210      
Tufted Titmouse 427       178      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 8       6      
White-breasted Nuthatch 333       174      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 309       153      
Brown Creeper 4       4      
Carolina Wren 347       174      
House Wren 63       25      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 37       10      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 55       38      
Eastern Bluebird 365       121      
Hermit Thrush 6       5      
American Robin 811       133      
Gray Catbird 3       3      
Northern Mockingbird 152       94      
Brown Thrasher 119       88      
European Starling 201       19      
American Pipit 1       1      
Cedar Waxwing 458       32      
Black-and-white Warbler 13       6      
Pine Warbler 147       83      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 118       66      
Yellow-throated Warbler 1       1      
Wilson's Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 250       121      
Chipping Sparrow 145       39      
Field Sparrow 9       5      
Savannah Sparrow 8       3      
Fox Sparrow 3       3      
Song Sparrow 102       51      
White-throated Sparrow 211       79      
White-crowned Sparrow 25       8      
Dark-eyed Junco 200       70      
Summer Tanager 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 1,018       249      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,012       55      
Rusty Blackbird 45       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 1       1      
Common Grackle 184       31      
Boat-tailed Grackle 9       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 32       6      
Purple Finch 126       41      
House Finch 690       148      
Pine Siskin 355       38      
American Goldfinch 524       117      
House Sparrow 120       29      
Total 13,099             

A total of 94 species were reported.

See a summary for Georgia.

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