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2005 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 10       2      
Mallard 21       5      
Blue-winged Teal 100       2      
Green-winged Teal 16       2      
King Eider 1       1      
Bufflehead 2       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 4       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 14       1      
Brown Pelican 31       4      
Great Blue Heron 7       4      
Great Egret 12       8      
Snowy Egret 9       7      
Little Blue Heron 3       3      
Tricolored Heron 2       2      
White Ibis 44       4      
Black Vulture 9       5      
Turkey Vulture 10       5      
Mississippi Kite 1       1      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Northern Harrier 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 6       5      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 11       8      
Clapper Rail 2       1      
Killdeer 2       1      
Laughing Gull 7       2      
Ring-billed Gull 29       3      
Herring Gull 6       3      
Rock Pigeon 89       16      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 39       5      
Mourning Dove 330       35      
Common Ground-Dove 65       11      
Eastern Screech-Owl 3       3      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 4       4      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 3       3      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 32       24      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 10       9      
Downy Woodpecker 25       16      
Hairy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 16       9      
Pileated Woodpecker 3       3      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 4       4      
Blue Jay 148       38      
American Crow 41       5      
Fish Crow 33       3      
Common Raven 8       1      
Purple Martin 7       2      
Carolina Chickadee 105       30      
Tufted Titmouse 61       27      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
Carolina Wren 69       30      
Marsh Wren 7       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 4       4      
Eastern Bluebird 28       9      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 276       25      
Gray Catbird 9       2      
Northern Mockingbird 79       33      
Brown Thrasher 27       20      
European Starling 112       14      
Cedar Waxwing 100       5      
Black-and-white Warbler 1       1      
Palm Warbler 7       3      
Pine Warbler 11       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 122       13      
Eastern Towhee 3       1      
Chipping Sparrow 93       11      
Field Sparrow 16       4      
Vesper Sparrow 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 4       2      
Fox Sparrow 3       3      
Song Sparrow 39       9      
White-throated Sparrow 47       12      
Dark-eyed Junco 24       4      
Northern Cardinal 164       42      
Red-winged Blackbird 311       32      
Rusty Blackbird 3       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 43       6      
Common Grackle 215       23      
Boat-tailed Grackle 129       11      
Brown-headed Cowbird 166       8      
Baltimore Oriole 8       3      
Purple Finch 13       4      
House Finch 106       20      
American Goldfinch 467       19      
House Sparrow 107       15      
Total 4,213             

A total of 90 species were reported.

See a summary for South Carolina.

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