Great Backyard Bird Count
Home Submit your bird checklist Explore the results

2000 Results: Atlanta, 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 313       21      
Wood Duck 15       3      
Mallard 183       19      
Common Loon 3       1      
Great Blue Heron 38       18      
Cattle Egret 1       1      
Black Vulture 6       2      
Turkey Vulture 14       7      
Bald Eagle 2       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 6       3      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 22       18      
Red-tailed Hawk 29       23      
American Coot 3       2      
Sandhill Crane 573       8      
Killdeer 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 172       3      
Gull-billed Tern 200       1      
Rock Pigeon 118       11      
Mourning Dove 666       163      
Common Ground-Dove 86       17      
Eastern Screech-Owl 9       9      
Barred Owl 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 7       7      
Red-headed Woodpecker 75       50      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 179       129      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 13       12      
Downy Woodpecker 114       89      
Hairy Woodpecker 15       8      
Northern Flicker 23       16      
Pileated Woodpecker 9       5      
Eastern Phoebe 2       2      
White-eyed Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 492       172      
American Crow 575       129      
Fish Crow 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 495       186      
Tufted Titmouse 391       162      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 3       3      
White-breasted Nuthatch 106       66      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 74       47      
Brown Creeper 5       4      
Carolina Wren 226       122      
House Wren 24       10      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 10       9      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 36       23      
Eastern Bluebird 47       22      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 927       112      
Northern Mockingbird 97       64      
Brown Thrasher 105       85      
European Starling 537       44      
Cedar Waxwing 85       10      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Pine Warbler 52       28      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 69       35      
Eastern Towhee 117       76      
Chipping Sparrow 55       14      
Field Sparrow 7       5      
Vesper Sparrow 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 11       6      
Fox Sparrow 2       2      
Song Sparrow 61       34      
White-throated Sparrow 135       53      
Dark-eyed Junco 184       43      
Northern Cardinal 472       187      
Red-winged Blackbird 348       13      
Common Grackle 1,391       63      
Boat-tailed Grackle 100       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 255       4      
Purple Finch 16       9      
House Finch 454       101      
American Goldfinch 460       85      
House Sparrow 107       35      
Total 11,438             

A total of 74 species were reported.

See a summary for Georgia.

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