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2009 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 341       11      
Wood Duck 1       1      
Mallard 75       6      
Redhead 3       3      
Greater Scaup 1       1      
Lesser Scaup 1       1      
Bufflehead 5       1      
Wild Turkey 164       11      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 3       2      
Turkey Vulture 78       17      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 3       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 8       6      
Killdeer 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 26       5      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 10       1      
Mourning Dove 193       39      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 29       21      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 12       7      
Downy Woodpecker 29       19      
Hairy Woodpecker 3       3      
Northern Flicker 5       4      
Pileated Woodpecker 17       12      
Blue Jay 78       26      
American Crow 254       46      
Common Raven 2       1      
Carolina Chickadee 167       40      
Tufted Titmouse 182       49      
White-breasted Nuthatch 38       21      
Brown Creeper 4       4      
Carolina Wren 60       26      
House Wren 4       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 4       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 6       4      
Eastern Bluebird 35       13      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 158       21      
Gray Catbird 3       2      
Northern Mockingbird 22       18      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 141       15      
Cedar Waxwing 46       4      
Pine Warbler 5       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 6       2      
Eastern Towhee 53       29      
Chipping Sparrow 6       2      
Field Sparrow 7       2      
Fox Sparrow 5       3      
Song Sparrow 51       23      
White-throated Sparrow 75       19      
White-crowned Sparrow 10       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 152       22      
Northern Cardinal 152       50      
Red-winged Blackbird 9       2      
Rusty Blackbird 49       4      
Common Grackle 47       5      
Purple Finch 20       10      
House Finch 96       25      
Pine Siskin 183       18      
American Goldfinch 193       31      
House Sparrow 23       5      
Total 3,364             

A total of 67 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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