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2009 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 132       16      
Wood Duck 3       2      
American Wigeon 3       1      
Mallard 29       7      
Ring-necked Duck 23       1      
Hooded Merganser 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 7       7      
Black Vulture 11       5      
Turkey Vulture 11       6      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 5       5      
Cooper's Hawk 4       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 17       11      
Red-tailed Hawk 17       11      
Sandhill Crane 37       2      
Ring-billed Gull 63       2      
Rock Pigeon 11       3      
Mourning Dove 127       46      
Common Ground-Dove 3       1      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 3       3      
Short-eared Owl 1       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 8       4      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 7       7      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 54       40      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 11       9      
Downy Woodpecker 63       42      
Hairy Woodpecker 22       20      
Northern Flicker 7       7      
Pileated Woodpecker 3       2      
Eastern Phoebe 6       6      
Loggerhead Shrike 1       1      
Blue Jay 87       45      
American Crow 91       28      
Horned Lark 4       1      
Carolina Chickadee 179       65      
Tufted Titmouse 152       57      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 2       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 69       42      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 86       42      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 81       44      
House Wren 17       6      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 7       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 9       8      
Eastern Bluebird 84       31      
Hermit Thrush 2       2      
American Robin 92       34      
Northern Mockingbird 48       38      
Brown Thrasher 23       19      
European Starling 21       10      
American Pipit 2       1      
Cedar Waxwing 19       3      
Black-and-white Warbler 2       1      
Pine Warbler 25       17      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 51       21      
Yellow-throated Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 50       27      
Chipping Sparrow 56       13      
Field Sparrow 50       8      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Grasshopper Sparrow 4       1      
Song Sparrow 21       14      
White-throated Sparrow 19       10      
White-crowned Sparrow 2       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 73       23      
Northern Cardinal 290       74      
Indigo Bunting 4       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 62       12      
Common Grackle 19       6      
Brown-headed Cowbird 8       5      
Purple Finch 26       9      
House Finch 167       49      
Pine Siskin 88       20      
American Goldfinch 244       44      
House Sparrow 39       12      
Total 3,072             

A total of 77 species were reported.

See a summary for Georgia.

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