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2012 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
 
Carolina Chickadee 808       271      
Northern Cardinal 821       270      
Tufted Titmouse 534       212      
White-breasted Nuthatch 331       189      
Downy Woodpecker 287       187      
American Robin 1,710       176      
House Finch 643       176      
Mourning Dove 500       175      
Carolina Wren 318       169      
Eastern Bluebird 375       146      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 237       138      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 194       133      
American Goldfinch 511       129      
Eastern Towhee 251       126      
Pine Warbler 225       114      
Blue Jay 289       105      
Dark-eyed Junco 286       101      
American Crow 466       94      
Northern Mockingbird 161       94      
Brown Thrasher 122       87      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,583       80      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 135       79      
Cedar Waxwing 1,903       76      
Song Sparrow 133       66      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 81       57      
White-throated Sparrow 137       55      
Chipping Sparrow 218       50      
House Sparrow 156       43      
Red-tailed Hawk 57       41      
Purple Finch 90       38      
Red-headed Woodpecker 42       33      
Common Grackle 423       29      
Red-shouldered Hawk 34       26      
Eastern Phoebe 35       25      
House Wren 78       23      
Pileated Woodpecker 29       23      
Canada Goose 345       19      
Cooper's Hawk 23       19      
Mallard 130       18      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 23       18      
Great Blue Heron 29       17      
Hairy Woodpecker 20       17      
Brown-headed Cowbird 52       15      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 33       15      
Northern Flicker 18       15      
European Starling 272       12      
Brown Creeper 14       11      
Rock Pigeon 76       11      
Sandhill Crane 647       10      
Hermit Thrush 12       9      
Turkey Vulture 29       8      
White-crowned Sparrow 10       7      
Belted Kingfisher 10       6      
Orange-crowned Warbler 8       6      
Pine Siskin 13       6      
Savannah Sparrow 17       6      
Field Sparrow 15       5      
Hooded Merganser 52       5      
Wood Duck 25       5      
Common Yellowthroat 7       4      
Gray Catbird 5       4      
Pied-billed Grebe 13       4      
Blue-headed Vireo 9       3      
Fish Crow 4       3      
Winter Wren 5       3      
Bald Eagle 2       2      
Barn Owl 2       2      
Black Vulture 6       2      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 5       2      
Ruddy Duck 9       2      
Rusty Blackbird 12       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Eastern Meadowlark 1       1      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Great Egret 1       1      
Green-winged Teal 2       1      
Northern Harrier 2       1      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 8       1      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 28       1      
Vesper Sparrow 3       1      
Total 16,206             

A total of 83 species were reported.

See a summary for Georgia.

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