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2000 Results: Asheville, North Carolina

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 24       2      
Wood Duck 1       1      
Mallard 14       3      
Bufflehead 11       1      
Hooded Merganser 1       1      
Wild Turkey 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 4       2      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Turkey Vulture 16       11      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3       3      
Cooper's Hawk 5       5      
Red-shouldered Hawk 4       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 12       10      
American Coot 41       1      
Ring-billed Gull 20       1      
Rock Pigeon 33       4      
Mourning Dove 368       73      
Eastern Screech-Owl 5       4      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 4       4      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 47       39      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 9       9      
Downy Woodpecker 50       38      
Hairy Woodpecker 8       6      
Northern Flicker 13       11      
Pileated Woodpecker 7       7      
Eastern Phoebe 5       3      
Blue Jay 149       47      
American Crow 326       68      
Fish Crow 2       1      
Carolina Chickadee 218       83      
Tufted Titmouse 238       82      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 9       8      
White-breasted Nuthatch 85       54      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 5       2      
Brown Creeper 4       4      
Carolina Wren 106       54      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 17       7      
Hermit Thrush 2       2      
American Robin 87       38      
Northern Mockingbird 27       20      
Brown Thrasher 2       2      
European Starling 259       16      
Cedar Waxwing 26       4      
Pine Warbler 4       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 17       4      
Eastern Towhee 63       33      
Chipping Sparrow 7       2      
Field Sparrow 18       5      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 111       48      
Swamp Sparrow 2       1      
White-throated Sparrow 96       25      
White-crowned Sparrow 2       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 208       39      
Northern Cardinal 186       72      
Red-winged Blackbird 33       2      
Common Grackle 12       3      
Brown-headed Cowbird 4       2      
Purple Finch 5       2      
House Finch 137       42      
American Goldfinch 345       58      
House Sparrow 33       5      
Total 3,556             

A total of 64 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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