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2008 Results: Bluffton, South Carolina

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

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Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Snow Goose 2       1      
Wood Duck 14       3      
American Black Duck 5       1      
Mallard 8       2      
Ring-necked Duck 3       1      
Hooded Merganser 11       2      
Ruddy Duck 2       1      
Wild Turkey 6       1      
Common Loon 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 3       3      
Wood Stork 7       4      
Double-crested Cormorant 20       8      
American White Pelican 1       1      
Brown Pelican 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 11       7      
Great Egret 20       9      
Snowy Egret 14       6      
Little Blue Heron 2       1      
Tricolored Heron 2       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 3       2      
White Ibis 35       4      
Black Vulture 158       12      
Turkey Vulture 97       13      
Osprey 6       4      
Bald Eagle 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 5       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 14       8      
Clapper Rail 1       1      
Spotted Sandpiper 6       1      
Laughing Gull 23       3      
Ring-billed Gull 15       2      
Herring Gull 43       1      
Mourning Dove 40       12      
Common Ground-Dove 2       1      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 8       5      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 13       7      
Downy Woodpecker 7       4      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 1       1      
Pileated Woodpecker 5       4      
Blue Jay 41       10      
American Crow 248       19      
Fish Crow 12       5      
Tree Swallow 63       4      
Carolina Chickadee 39       11      
Tufted Titmouse 23       8      
White-breasted Nuthatch 17       4      
Carolina Wren 70       14      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 25       7      
American Robin 60       5      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 22       11      
Brown Thrasher 3       2      
Cedar Waxwing 1       1      
Pine Warbler 2       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 37       6      
Chipping Sparrow 48       5      
Field Sparrow 10       3      
Saltmarsh Sparrow 2       1      
White-throated Sparrow 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 65       19      
Red-winged Blackbird 105       6      
Common Grackle 31       4      
Boat-tailed Grackle 12       1      
Baltimore Oriole 1       1      
House Finch 23       5      
American Goldfinch 70       7      
House Sparrow 6       1      
Total 1,662             

A total of 73 species were reported.

See a summary for South Carolina.

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