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2002 Results: Charlotte, North 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 393       22      
Mallard 76       17      
Ruddy Duck 29       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 7       1      
Great Blue Heron 14       10      
Black Vulture 3       2      
Turkey Vulture 30       12      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 5       5      
Cooper's Hawk 11       10      
Red-shouldered Hawk 20       18      
Red-tailed Hawk 35       28      
American Kestrel 2       2      
American Coot 4       2      
Killdeer 6       3      
Common Snipe 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 39       2      
Ring-billed Gull 149       14      
Herring Gull 10       1      
Rock Pigeon 27       2      
Mourning Dove 761       177      
Great Horned Owl 7       5      
Barred Owl 11       10      
Belted Kingfisher 10       7      
Red-headed Woodpecker 23       16      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 134       84      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 23       20      
Downy Woodpecker 167       110      
Hairy Woodpecker 11       11      
Northern Flicker 31       15      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 9       8      
Loggerhead Shrike 4       2      
Blue Jay 158       70      
American Crow 565       100      
Carolina Chickadee 542       189      
Tufted Titmouse 385       150      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 9       5      
White-breasted Nuthatch 63       34      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 197       85      
Brown Creeper 4       4      
Carolina Wren 276       135      
House Wren 5       4      
Winter Wren 9       4      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 31       22      
Eastern Bluebird 175       69      
Hermit Thrush 3       3      
American Robin 2,107       170      
Gray Catbird 3       2      
Northern Mockingbird 163       94      
Brown Thrasher 33       26      
European Starling 561       75      
Cedar Waxwing 95       14      
Common Yellowthroat 2       1      
Pine Warbler 65       38      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 208       49      
Eastern Towhee 111       60      
American Tree Sparrow 1       1      
Chipping Sparrow 13       4      
Field Sparrow 11       4      
Fox Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 186       65      
Swamp Sparrow 6       2      
White-throated Sparrow 294       75      
White-crowned Sparrow 13       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 464       113      
Northern Cardinal 766       186      
Red-winged Blackbird 64       3      
Eastern Meadowlark 2       1      
Rusty Blackbird 25       1      
Common Grackle 257       55      
Boat-tailed Grackle 2       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 55       12      
Baltimore Oriole 5       4      
Purple Finch 206       38      
House Finch 882       158      
Pine Siskin 16       5      
American Goldfinch 860       114      
House Sparrow 196       52      
Total 12,151             

A total of 80 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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