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2011 Results: Absecon, New Jersey

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 760       2      
Brant 27       1      
Canada Goose 186       3      
Mute Swan 28       1      
Tundra Swan 3       1      
American Black Duck 50       1      
Mallard 140       2      
Northern Shoveler 25       1      
Northern Pintail 230       1      
Canvasback 45       1      
Bufflehead 5       1      
Hooded Merganser 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 3       3      
Turkey Vulture 19       5      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Northern Harrier 7       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 5       2      
Rough-legged Hawk 1       1      
American Coot 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 34       1      
Herring Gull 378       4      
Great Black-backed Gull 14       2      
Rock Pigeon 8       1      
Mourning Dove 34       4      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 4       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 6       4      
Downy Woodpecker 9       6      
Hairy Woodpecker 6       2      
Blue Jay 27       5      
American Crow 21       4      
Carolina Chickadee 27       8      
Tufted Titmouse 60       8      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 3       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 10       7      
Brown Creeper 2       2      
Carolina Wren 7       5      
Marsh Wren 9       1      
Eastern Bluebird 19       1      
American Robin 28       1      
Northern Mockingbird 2       2      
European Starling 7       1      
American Tree Sparrow 14       1      
Chipping Sparrow 12       4      
Fox Sparrow 8       1      
Song Sparrow 30       2      
White-throated Sparrow 26       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 79       6      
Northern Cardinal 30       8      
Common Grackle 10       5      
Boat-tailed Grackle 3       1      
House Finch 6       2      
American Goldfinch 6       3      
House Sparrow 72       7      
Total 2,554             

A total of 56 species were reported.

See a summary for New Jersey.

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