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2011 Results: Athens, Tennessee

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 8       2      
Mallard 6       1      
Wild Turkey 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 2       1      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Mourning Dove 39       10      
Red-headed Woodpecker 2       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 11       7      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Blue Jay 19       11      
American Crow 125       16      
Carolina Chickadee 20       6      
Tufted Titmouse 13       6      
White-breasted Nuthatch 5       3      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 2       1      
Carolina Wren 3       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 6       2      
American Robin 129       20      
Northern Mockingbird 6       3      
European Starling 13       2      
American Pipit 1       1      
Cedar Waxwing 1       1      
Pine Warbler 2       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 1       1      
Chipping Sparrow 6       1      
Field Sparrow 23       3      
Song Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 4       1      
Northern Cardinal 58       18      
Red-winged Blackbird 2       1      
Rusty Blackbird 2       1      
Common Grackle 4       2      
Purple Finch 7       2      
House Finch 8       4      
Pine Siskin 1       1      
American Goldfinch 16       3      
House Sparrow 8       1      
Total 564             

A total of 42 species were reported.

See a summary for Tennessee.

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