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2012 Results: Augusta, 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 20       6      
Wood Duck 3       1      
American Wigeon 13       1      
Mallard 69       4      
Blue-winged Teal 23       3      
Northern Shoveler 31       2      
Green-winged Teal 3       1      
Ring-necked Duck 22       1      
Bufflehead 8       1      
Hooded Merganser 8       2      
Ruddy Duck 23       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 22       5      
Double-crested Cormorant 77       6      
Anhinga 7       3      
Great Blue Heron 6       4      
Great Egret 33       6      
White Ibis 7       1      
Black Vulture 26       3      
Turkey Vulture 5       3      
Osprey 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 7       4      
Common Gallinule 7       2      
American Coot 319       4      
Wilson's Snipe 5       1      
Herring Gull 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 148       4      
Mourning Dove 153       30      
Barred Owl 2       1      
Belted Kingfisher 3       3      
Red-headed Woodpecker 11       7      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 27       17      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 29       21      
Hairy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 12       5      
Pileated Woodpecker 7       5      
American Kestrel 3       2      
Eastern Phoebe 14       5      
Loggerhead Shrike 4       3      
Blue Jay 22       9      
American Crow 42       8      
Carolina Chickadee 73       29      
Tufted Titmouse 61       25      
White-breasted Nuthatch 2       1      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 12       10      
Carolina Wren 42       23      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 2       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 22       10      
Eastern Bluebird 26       9      
Hermit Thrush 4       4      
American Robin 255       19      
Northern Mockingbird 43       18      
Brown Thrasher 17       13      
European Starling 6       2      
American Pipit 4       1      
Cedar Waxwing 484       10      
Common Yellowthroat 6       2      
Palm Warbler 3       1      
Pine Warbler 12       11      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 34       10      
Eastern Towhee 17       9      
Chipping Sparrow 75       14      
Field Sparrow 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 18       4      
Swamp Sparrow 31       4      
White-throated Sparrow 67       24      
Dark-eyed Junco 39       9      
Northern Cardinal 130       30      
Red-winged Blackbird 356       11      
Rusty Blackbird 1       1      
Common Grackle 77       5      
Purple Finch 1       1      
House Finch 92       22      
American Goldfinch 53       16      
Total 3,299             

A total of 77 species were reported.

See a summary for Georgia.

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