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2008 Results: Birmingham, Alabama

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
Snow Goose 2       1      
Canada Goose 240       33      
Wood Duck 29       6      
Gadwall 3       3      
Mallard 13       5      
Redhead 2       1      
Ring-necked Duck 3       2      
Lesser Scaup 35       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 4       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 3       1      
Great Blue Heron 13       7      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 3       1      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 7       3      
Turkey Vulture 10       6      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 6       4      
Cooper's Hawk 14       12      
Red-shouldered Hawk 33       20      
Red-tailed Hawk 30       26      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
American Coot 54       3      
Killdeer 5       2      
Rock Pigeon 296       9      
Mourning Dove 802       160      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 4       4      
Belted Kingfisher 10       8      
Red-headed Woodpecker 26       18      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 118       100      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 29       24      
Downy Woodpecker 188       124      
Hairy Woodpecker 26       23      
Northern Flicker 34       20      
Pileated Woodpecker 7       5      
Eastern Phoebe 10       9      
Blue Jay 168       83      
American Crow 363       86      
Fish Crow 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 575       186      
Tufted Titmouse 367       141      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 17       15      
White-breasted Nuthatch 137       83      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 119       75      
Brown Creeper 4       3      
Carolina Wren 180       108      
House Wren 23       16      
Winter Wren 4       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 7       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 34       18      
Eastern Bluebird 101       44      
Hermit Thrush 16       9      
American Robin 2,499       90      
Northern Mockingbird 141       82      
Brown Thrasher 53       36      
European Starling 364       10      
Cedar Waxwing 507       34      
Pine Warbler 37       22      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 172       52      
Eastern Towhee 157       79      
Chipping Sparrow 120       30      
Field Sparrow 56       16      
Savannah Sparrow 2       1      
Fox Sparrow 6       2      
Song Sparrow 90       28      
White-throated Sparrow 161       57      
White-crowned Sparrow 17       8      
Dark-eyed Junco 322       83      
Northern Cardinal 820       199      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,827       76      
Rusty Blackbird 12       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 43       3      
Common Grackle 5,461       37      
Brown-headed Cowbird 81       19      
Purple Finch 191       57      
House Finch 692       130      
Pine Siskin 66       14      
American Goldfinch 839       107      
Evening Grosbeak 2       1      
House Sparrow 157       39      
Total 19,072             

A total of 78 species were reported.

See a summary for Alabama.

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