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2012 Results: Bluffton, South Carolina

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 2       1      
Wood Duck 4       3      
Mottled Duck 2       1      
Redhead 1       1      
Bufflehead 4       2      
Hooded Merganser 26       8      
Northern Bobwhite 2       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Wood Stork 7       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 35       9      
Anhinga 3       2      
Brown Pelican 14       6      
Great Blue Heron 31       10      
Great Egret 29       9      
Snowy Egret 9       4      
Tricolored Heron 1       1      
White Ibis 27       7      
Black Vulture 15       3      
Turkey Vulture 13       7      
Osprey 14       9      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Bald Eagle 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 5       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
Piping Plover 3       2      
American Oystercatcher 2       1      
Lesser Yellowlegs 1       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 88       12      
Sanderling 2       1      
Least Sandpiper 4       2      
Laughing Gull 23       5      
Ring-billed Gull 4       1      
Mourning Dove 33       12      
Barn Owl 2       1      
Belted Kingfisher 16       8      
Red-headed Woodpecker 5       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 23       13      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 7       6      
Hairy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 3       2      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       2      
White-eyed Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 7       4      
American Crow 29       7      
Fish Crow 2       2      
Tree Swallow 6       1      
Carolina Chickadee 101       30      
Tufted Titmouse 36       16      
White-breasted Nuthatch 6       5      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 39       17      
Marsh Wren 2       1      
Carolina Wren 102       26      
Eastern Bluebird 28       18      
American Robin 2       1      
Gray Catbird 2       2      
Northern Mockingbird 14       9      
Brown Thrasher 3       3      
Cedar Waxwing 102       2      
Pine Warbler 6       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 7       5      
Eastern Towhee 23       8      
Chipping Sparrow 12       3      
Field Sparrow 10       2      
White-throated Sparrow 29       2      
Northern Cardinal 202       42      
Painted Bunting 1       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 215       35      
Common Grackle 16       6      
Brown-headed Cowbird 8       6      
House Finch 22       8      
American Goldfinch 36       12      
House Sparrow 4       2      
Total 1,544             

A total of 74 species were reported.

See a summary for South Carolina.

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