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

2000 Results: Bowie, Maryland

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 498       6      
Mallard 84       3      
Black Vulture 3       1      
Turkey Vulture 13       8      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3       3      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       3      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Killdeer 1       1      
American Woodcock 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 115       4      
Herring Gull 62       6      
Rock Pigeon 25       5      
Mourning Dove 276       48      
Red-headed Woodpecker 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 30       24      
Downy Woodpecker 53       34      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 2       2      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Blue Jay 49       24      
American Crow 133       30      
Carolina Chickadee 92       35      
Black-capped Chickadee 32       12      
Tufted Titmouse 65       33      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 11       7      
White-breasted Nuthatch 18       14      
Carolina Wren 26       19      
Winter Wren 1       1      
American Robin 28       13      
Gray Catbird 4       1      
Northern Mockingbird 19       15      
European Starling 136       24      
Pine Warbler 11       3      
Chipping Sparrow 1       1      
Field Sparrow 2       1      
Fox Sparrow 6       6      
Song Sparrow 86       27      
White-throated Sparrow 132       28      
White-crowned Sparrow 2       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 290       49      
Northern Cardinal 178       49      
Red-winged Blackbird 22       3      
Rusty Blackbird 1       1      
Common Grackle 130       9      
Purple Finch 32       12      
House Finch 227       36      
American Goldfinch 205       25      
House Sparrow 170       36      
Total 3,286             

A total of 50 species were reported.

See a summary for Maryland.

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