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2000 Results: Charleston, 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 20       6      
Wood Duck 66       5      
Gadwall 70       4      
American Wigeon 44       3      
American Black Duck 15       3      
Mallard 64       8      
Blue-winged Teal 44       5      
Green-winged Teal 58       5      
Ring-necked Duck 12       1      
Lesser Scaup 38       5      
Bufflehead 11       3      
Hooded Merganser 93       8      
Common Loon 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 21       9      
Wood Stork 15       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 113       9      
Anhinga 44       4      
Brown Pelican 14       6      
Great Blue Heron 16       10      
Great Egret 79       13      
Snowy Egret 45       9      
Little Blue Heron 5       1      
Tricolored Heron 8       4      
Green Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 38       8      
White Ibis 123       6      
Black Vulture 10       4      
Turkey Vulture 50       14      
Osprey 9       5      
Bald Eagle 5       4      
Northern Harrier 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 6       5      
Cooper's Hawk 4       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 8       7      
American Kestrel 3       3      
Clapper Rail 4       2      
American Coot 1,500       1      
Killdeer 6       3      
Greater Yellowlegs 3       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 10       1      
Laughing Gull 4       1      
Ring-billed Gull 184       12      
Herring Gull 3       2      
Forster's Tern 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 177       12      
Mourning Dove 222       38      
Common Ground-Dove 3       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 3       2      
Belted Kingfisher 7       5      
Red-headed Woodpecker 4       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 32       24      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 5       4      
Downy Woodpecker 11       8      
Northern Flicker 10       8      
Pileated Woodpecker 8       6      
Eastern Phoebe 3       2      
Loggerhead Shrike 6       5      
Blue Jay 100       33      
American Crow 34       10      
Fish Crow 30       5      
Tree Swallow 44       2      
Carolina Chickadee 32       15      
Tufted Titmouse 59       23      
White-breasted Nuthatch 2       2      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 2       1      
Carolina Wren 25       15      
House Wren 1       1      
Sedge Wren 1       1      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 12       10      
Eastern Bluebird 15       8      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 14       6      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 46       28      
Brown Thrasher 27       18      
European Starling 101       13      
Cedar Waxwing 65       6      
Common Yellowthroat 4       1      
Palm Warbler 1       1      
Pine Warbler 8       6      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 574       28      
Prairie Warbler 3       1      
Eastern Towhee 5       5      
Chipping Sparrow 10       5      
Field Sparrow 3       1      
Song Sparrow 20       8      
Swamp Sparrow 6       3      
White-throated Sparrow 63       16      
Dark-eyed Junco 8       6      
Northern Cardinal 83       30      
Red-winged Blackbird 180       21      
Common Grackle 772       17      
Boat-tailed Grackle 144       10      
Brown-headed Cowbird 32       4      
House Finch 46       17      
American Goldfinch 81       11      
House Sparrow 24       7      
Total 6,043             

A total of 99 species were reported.

See a summary for South Carolina.

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