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

2009 Results: Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

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 1,100       2      
Canada Goose 986       15      
Wood Duck 2       1      
Mallard 42       8      
Common Merganser 2       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 1       1      
Wild Turkey 5       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 18       8      
Northern Harrier 2       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 8       7      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Northern Goshawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 13       10      
Merlin 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 91       7      
Herring Gull 59       4      
Rock Pigeon 20       1      
Mourning Dove 195       37      
Great Horned Owl 4       2      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 10       10      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 62       36      
Hairy Woodpecker 6       4      
Northern Flicker 5       4      
Pileated Woodpecker 4       4      
Blue Jay 28       13      
American Crow 1,662       32      
Common Raven 5       1      
Carolina Chickadee 11       4      
Black-capped Chickadee 68       26      
Tufted Titmouse 55       24      
White-breasted Nuthatch 31       20      
Carolina Wren 13       13      
Winter Wren 2       1      
American Robin 47       7      
Northern Mockingbird 8       7      
European Starling 196       8      
American Tree Sparrow 6       4      
Song Sparrow 51       17      
White-throated Sparrow 68       18      
Dark-eyed Junco 232       45      
Northern Cardinal 113       42      
Red-winged Blackbird 7       1      
Common Grackle 47       7      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2       1      
Purple Finch 23       8      
House Finch 240       33      
White-winged Crossbill 30       1      
Common Redpoll 4       2      
Pine Siskin 309       17      
American Goldfinch 349       35      
House Sparrow 108       27      
Total 6,359             

A total of 55 species were reported.

See a summary for Pennsylvania.

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