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2012 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
Canada Goose 82       8      
Wood Duck 4       1      
American Black Duck 3       1      
Mallard 15       3      
Red-breasted Merganser 2       1      
Ruddy Duck 7       1      
Wild Turkey 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 9       4      
Turkey Vulture 4       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 8       5      
Red-shouldered Hawk 15       12      
Red-tailed Hawk 9       8      
American Coot 8       3      
Killdeer 3       2      
Rock Pigeon 24       3      
Mourning Dove 255       75      
Great Horned Owl 2       1      
Barred Owl 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 3       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 12       8      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 69       50      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 21       17      
Downy Woodpecker 120       78      
Hairy Woodpecker 12       10      
Northern Flicker 9       6      
Pileated Woodpecker 4       3      
Eastern Phoebe 9       7      
Blue Jay 66       32      
American Crow 227       54      
Carolina Chickadee 294       104      
Tufted Titmouse 208       97      
White-breasted Nuthatch 88       58      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 71       48      
Brown Creeper 2       2      
House Wren 11       7      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Carolina Wren 105       68      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 3       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 8       6      
Eastern Bluebird 55       32      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 1,818       76      
Northern Mockingbird 73       45      
Brown Thrasher 39       28      
European Starling 76       7      
Cedar Waxwing 1,367       39      
Palm Warbler 1       1      
Pine Warbler 35       20      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 67       37      
Eastern Towhee 124       58      
Chipping Sparrow 98       24      
Field Sparrow 11       5      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 3       3      
Song Sparrow 17       7      
Swamp Sparrow 5       2      
White-throated Sparrow 118       37      
White-crowned Sparrow 9       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 123       46      
Northern Cardinal 504       117      
Red-winged Blackbird 579       38      
Brewer's Blackbird 25       1      
Common Grackle 25       10      
Brown-headed Cowbird 10       6      
Purple Finch 93       24      
House Finch 178       60      
Pine Siskin 17       9      
American Goldfinch 293       60      
House Sparrow 68       17      
Total 7,631             

A total of 70 species were reported.

See a summary for Alabama.

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