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2000 Results: Bethany Beach, Delaware

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
Brant 122       1      
Canada Goose 253       10      
Mute Swan 2       1      
American Black Duck 15       1      
Mallard 72       6      
Northern Shoveler 100       1      
Northern Pintail 100       1      
Lesser Scaup 100       1      
Long-tailed Duck 3       1      
Bufflehead 40       4      
Common Goldeneye 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 24       2      
Red-breasted Merganser 12       2      
Ruddy Duck 9       2      
Red-throated Loon 4       1      
Common Loon 3       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 5       2      
Horned Grebe 2       1      
Red-necked Grebe 2       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 3       2      
Great Cormorant 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 3       2      
Turkey Vulture 33       8      
Northern Harrier 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
Killdeer 3       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 1       1      
Sanderling 30       1      
American Woodcock 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 99       5      
Great Black-backed Gull 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 10       1      
Mourning Dove 32       13      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 7       5      
Hairy Woodpecker 3       3      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Blue Jay 8       5      
American Crow 7       5      
Fish Crow 2       1      
Carolina Chickadee 15       10      
Black-capped Chickadee 2       1      
Tufted Titmouse 7       5      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 13       7      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 4       2      
Carolina Wren 4       3      
American Robin 53       10      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 7       4      
European Starling 63       5      
Pine Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 10       5      
Eastern Towhee 1       1      
Song Sparrow 11       6      
White-throated Sparrow 81       15      
White-crowned Sparrow 1       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 57       13      
Northern Cardinal 31       14      
Red-winged Blackbird 53       6      
Rusty Blackbird 50       3      
Common Grackle 20       3      
Boat-tailed Grackle 120       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2       1      
House Finch 113       13      
American Goldfinch 68       9      
Total 1,909             

A total of 67 species were reported.

See a summary for Delaware.

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