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2007 Results: Alpharetta, 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 110       10      
Mallard 37       4      
Great Blue Heron 3       3      
Turkey Vulture 4       4      
Northern Harrier 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 7       6      
Red-shouldered Hawk 8       6      
Red-tailed Hawk 13       9      
Sandhill Crane 37       2      
American Woodcock 1       1      
Mourning Dove 178       48      
Common Ground-Dove 6       3      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 12       11      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 52       36      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 14       11      
Downy Woodpecker 66       45      
Hairy Woodpecker 21       13      
Northern Flicker 16       10      
Pileated Woodpecker 6       3      
Eastern Phoebe 10       3      
Blue-headed Vireo 3       1      
Blue Jay 99       40      
American Crow 94       25      
Common Raven 2       1      
Carolina Chickadee 154       62      
Tufted Titmouse 162       61      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 6       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 57       32      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 53       30      
Carolina Wren 78       48      
House Wren 9       4      
Winter Wren 7       4      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 15       11      
Eastern Bluebird 87       33      
Hermit Thrush 4       1      
American Robin 263       39      
Northern Mockingbird 46       32      
Brown Thrasher 22       19      
European Starling 32       16      
Cedar Waxwing 44       5      
Orange-crowned Warbler 2       2      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Pine Warbler 20       11      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 55       34      
Eastern Towhee 71       40      
Chipping Sparrow 62       24      
Field Sparrow 24       5      
Savannah Sparrow 2       2      
Fox Sparrow 2       2      
Song Sparrow 34       19      
Lincoln's Sparrow 3       1      
Swamp Sparrow 6       1      
White-throated Sparrow 40       18      
White-crowned Sparrow 2       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 200       46      
Northern Cardinal 206       65      
Red-winged Blackbird 17       6      
Eastern Meadowlark 1       1      
Rusty Blackbird 20       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 6       1      
Common Grackle 93       13      
Shiny Cowbird 1       1      
Purple Finch 6       4      
House Finch 123       36      
Pine Siskin 12       3      
American Goldfinch 210       41      
House Sparrow 26       8      
Total 3,086             

A total of 68 species were reported.

See a summary for Georgia.

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