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2005 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
 
Northern Cardinal 1,423       286      
Carolina Chickadee 758       250      
Carolina Wren 463       223      
Mourning Dove 922       216      
Tufted Titmouse 499       203      
House Finch 704       183      
Eastern Towhee 372       178      
Northern Mockingbird 257       168      
Dark-eyed Junco 622       158      
American Robin 1,562       148      
American Goldfinch 649       144      
Downy Woodpecker 208       139      
White-throated Sparrow 545       138      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 219       124      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 157       115      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 260       101      
American Crow 394       99      
Song Sparrow 236       96      
European Starling 917       91      
Eastern Bluebird 255       88      
Blue Jay 139       83      
Brown Thrasher 79       68      
Common Grackle 508       66      
House Sparrow 298       65      
White-breasted Nuthatch 92       49      
Canada Goose 614       48      
Purple Finch 175       48      
Pine Warbler 63       46      
Chipping Sparrow 198       35      
Mallard 229       34      
Red-tailed Hawk 54       34      
Red-shouldered Hawk 44       25      
Ring-billed Gull 285       25      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 30       23      
Cedar Waxwing 510       21      
Northern Flicker 22       18      
Rock Pigeon 178       18      
Eastern Phoebe 26       16      
Great Blue Heron 15       15      
Turkey Vulture 33       15      
Red-headed Woodpecker 17       14      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 14       13      
Cooper's Hawk 17       12      
Field Sparrow 36       12      
House Wren 22       12      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 15       12      
Hairy Woodpecker 13       11      
Hermit Thrush 11       10      
Barred Owl 16       9      
Gray Catbird 12       9      
Baltimore Oriole 9       8      
Brown-headed Cowbird 31       8      
Fox Sparrow 11       8      
Red-winged Blackbird 21       7      
Pine Siskin 12       6      
Ruddy Duck 47       6      
Winter Wren 9       6      
Belted Kingfisher 4       4      
Black Vulture 6       4      
Killdeer 9       4      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 6       4      
American Coot 30       3      
Ring-necked Duck 4       3      
Savannah Sparrow 3       3      
White-crowned Sparrow 5       3      
Wood Duck 4       3      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 2       2      
Brown Creeper 4       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 3       2      
Herring Gull 47       2      
Palm Warbler 2       2      
Rusty Blackbird 38       2      
American Woodcock 2       1      
Common Raven 1       1      
Eastern Meadowlark 1       1      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 8       1      
Laughing Gull 2       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       1      
Purple Martin 6       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
Tundra Swan 1       1      
Total 15,520             

A total of 83 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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