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2008 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 483       9      
Wood Duck 12       1      
Mallard 24       5      
Ring-necked Duck 84       2      
Hooded Merganser 4       2      
Common Merganser 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 4       2      
Black Vulture 16       6      
Turkey Vulture 9       6      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 6       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       3      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 18       3      
Herring Gull 59       3      
Mourning Dove 291       34      
Barn Owl 2       1      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 39       27      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 48       27      
Hairy Woodpecker 4       4      
Northern Flicker 5       2      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       1      
Blue Jay 56       23      
American Crow 48       15      
Fish Crow 29       4      
Carolina Chickadee 70       30      
Tufted Titmouse 48       26      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 11       10      
White-breasted Nuthatch 27       17      
Brown Creeper 2       2      
Carolina Wren 33       22      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2       1      
Eastern Bluebird 11       3      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 101       20      
Gray Catbird 4       2      
Northern Mockingbird 8       5      
European Starling 255       20      
Cedar Waxwing 22       2      
Lapland Longspur 2       1      
Eastern Towhee 2       1      
Chipping Sparrow 4       2      
Field Sparrow 3       1      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 30       12      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 112       24      
Dark-eyed Junco 217       31      
Northern Cardinal 182       36      
Red-winged Blackbird 119       19      
Common Grackle 584       26      
Brown-headed Cowbird 13       5      
Purple Finch 1       1      
House Finch 191       31      
American Goldfinch 180       30      
House Sparrow 367       26      
Total 3,861             

A total of 62 species were reported.

See a summary for Maryland.

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