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2006 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 19       3      
Wood Duck 3       2      
American Black Duck 2       1      
Mallard 21       3      
Blue-winged Teal 8       1      
Northern Pintail 3       2      
Green-winged Teal 16       2      
Greater Scaup 48       2      
Lesser Scaup 6       1      
Bufflehead 27       3      
Hooded Merganser 12       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 6       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 14       1      
Anhinga 3       2      
Brown Pelican 7       3      
Great Blue Heron 5       3      
Great Egret 12       5      
Snowy Egret 4       3      
Little Blue Heron 3       2      
Tricolored Heron 1       1      
White Ibis 35       4      
Black Vulture 14       2      
Turkey Vulture 2       1      
Osprey 3       2      
Bald Eagle 7       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
Virginia Rail 2       1      
American Coot 865       2      
Killdeer 4       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 6       1      
Laughing Gull 9       3      
Ring-billed Gull 30       6      
Herring Gull 7       3      
Forster's Tern 30       1      
Rock Pigeon 54       5      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 12       3      
White-winged Dove 16       1      
Mourning Dove 81       18      
Common Ground-Dove 4       1      
Belted Kingfisher 4       3      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 10       8      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       2      
Downy Woodpecker 8       7      
Northern Flicker 6       4      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue-headed Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 45       12      
American Crow 60       5      
Fish Crow 7       3      
Tree Swallow 12       1      
Carolina Chickadee 25       10      
Tufted Titmouse 21       12      
Carolina Wren 26       13      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 11       5      
Eastern Bluebird 8       4      
Hermit Thrush 2       1      
American Robin 13       2      
Gray Catbird 2       2      
Northern Mockingbird 31       10      
Brown Thrasher 5       4      
Cedar Waxwing 55       2      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Pine Warbler 17       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 68       8      
Eastern Towhee 1       1      
Chipping Sparrow 36       6      
Field Sparrow 6       1      
Fox Sparrow 31       1      
Song Sparrow 6       4      
White-throated Sparrow 13       4      
Northern Cardinal 75       15      
Red-winged Blackbird 126       12      
Rusty Blackbird 25       2      
Common Grackle 83       9      
Boat-tailed Grackle 103       5      
Brown-headed Cowbird 21       2      
Purple Finch 1       1      
House Finch 35       8      
American Goldfinch 105       7      
House Sparrow 34       5      
Total 2,554             

A total of 87 species were reported.

See a summary for South Carolina.

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