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2009 Results: Cape May, New Jersey

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 307       5      
Mute Swan 9       1      
Gadwall 4       2      
American Wigeon 129       1      
American Black Duck 3       2      
Mallard 59       4      
Northern Shoveler 4       1      
Green-winged Teal 16       2      
Ring-necked Duck 4       1      
Hooded Merganser 2       1      
Northern Bobwhite 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 40       5      
Turkey Vulture 25       7      
Cooper's Hawk 5       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 5       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 11       3      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 25       1      
Black-headed Gull 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 7       2      
Rock Pigeon 20       3      
Mourning Dove 90       9      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 7       6      
Downy Woodpecker 12       9      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 3       2      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 17       8      
American Crow 30       5      
Fish Crow 2       2      
Horned Lark 3       1      
Carolina Chickadee 22       9      
Tufted Titmouse 31       7      
White-breasted Nuthatch 2       1      
Brown Creeper 6       1      
Carolina Wren 9       5      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 13       2      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 95       2      
Northern Mockingbird 6       4      
European Starling 270       9      
American Pipit 53       2      
Cedar Waxwing 3       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 1       1      
American Tree Sparrow 12       2      
Chipping Sparrow 5       1      
Field Sparrow 9       2      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 14       3      
Swamp Sparrow 2       1      
White-throated Sparrow 54       7      
Dark-eyed Junco 29       3      
Northern Cardinal 61       9      
Red-winged Blackbird 134       6      
Eastern Meadowlark 42       2      
Common Grackle 232       7      
Brown-headed Cowbird 56       3      
Purple Finch 2       1      
House Finch 100       10      
American Goldfinch 21       6      
House Sparrow 25       4      
Total 2,159             

A total of 65 species were reported.

See a summary for New Jersey.

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