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2009 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
American Goldfinch 320       34      
European Starling 306       22      
Common Grackle 249       16      
Mourning Dove 238       54      
Red-winged Blackbird 222       22      
Chipping Sparrow 195       19      
Boat-tailed Grackle 183       8      
Cedar Waxwing 159       11      
Northern Cardinal 152       55      
Blue Jay 126       51      
Hooded Merganser 117       4      
House Finch 103       26      
Carolina Chickadee 98       46      
Blue-winged Teal 90       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 90       17      
White Ibis 88       9      
Mallard 78       9      
Tufted Titmouse 76       35      
American Crow 68       16      
Double-crested Cormorant 66       9      
Carolina Wren 65       40      
Purple Finch 64       16      
Northern Mockingbird 59       32      
Great Egret 56       11      
American Robin 51       9      
American Coot 50       1      
Canada Goose 49       8      
Ring-billed Gull 46       9      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 45       31      
House Sparrow 41       13      
White-throated Sparrow 40       13      
Wood Duck 36       8      
Downy Woodpecker 31       20      
Baltimore Oriole 30       9      
Green-winged Teal 30       1      
Great Blue Heron 28       10      
Song Sparrow 21       6      
American Wigeon 20       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 18       3      
Brown Pelican 17       8      
Turkey Vulture 17       8      
Eastern Bluebird 16       8      
Brown Thrasher 15       12      
Pied-billed Grebe 14       6      
Pine Warbler 14       6      
Bufflehead 13       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 12       9      
Black Vulture 11       4      
Fish Crow 11       6      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 9       3      
Bald Eagle 8       6      
Herring Gull 8       4      
House Wren 8       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 8       8      
White-crowned Sparrow 8       2      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 7       3      
Lesser Scaup 7       3      
Rock Pigeon 7       3      
Snowy Egret 7       6      
Anhinga 6       3      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 6       5      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 6       5      
Northern Flicker 5       3      
Tree Swallow 5       1      
Osprey 4       3      
Painted Bunting 4       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 4       4      
Hairy Woodpecker 3       3      
Little Blue Heron 3       3      
Pileated Woodpecker 3       3      
American Oystercatcher 2       1      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 2       2      
Bullock's Oriole 2       1      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 2       1      
Eastern Meadowlark 2       1      
Forster's Tern 2       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 2       2      
Gray Catbird 2       1      
Laughing Gull 2       2      
Northern Shoveler 2       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Swamp Sparrow 2       1      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Black-and-white Warbler 1       1      
Clapper Rail 1       1      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Greater Scaup 1       1      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Pine Siskin 1       1      
Rusty Blackbird 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Tricolored Heron 1       1      
Wood Stork 1       1      
Total 4,113             

A total of 98 species were reported.

See a summary for South Carolina.

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