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2005 Results: Cape May, New Jersey

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 62       2      
American Black Duck 5       1      
Mallard 15       2      
Redhead 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 2       1      
Lesser Scaup 13       1      
Surf Scoter 20       1      
White-winged Scoter 1       1      
Black Scoter 249       2      
Hooded Merganser 13       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 8       1      
Red-throated Loon 43       1      
Common Loon 3       2      
Northern Gannet 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 4       3      
Turkey Vulture 31       5      
Northern Harrier 3       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       2      
Sanderling 1       1      
Purple Sandpiper 1       1      
Dunlin 300       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 75       1      
Ring-billed Gull 14       1      
Herring Gull 34       2      
Great Black-backed Gull 9       1      
Rock Pigeon 45       1      
Mourning Dove 74       6      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 9       8      
Downy Woodpecker 7       7      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 2       2      
Blue Jay 14       4      
American Crow 8       4      
Carolina Chickadee 16       7      
Black-capped Chickadee 10       4      
Tufted Titmouse 35       10      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 12       6      
Carolina Wren 8       7      
American Robin 61       9      
Gray Catbird 5       3      
Northern Mockingbird 14       8      
European Starling 124       10      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 9       2      
Song Sparrow 13       3      
White-throated Sparrow 47       6      
White-crowned Sparrow 13       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 23       8      
Northern Cardinal 49       10      
Red-winged Blackbird 8       4      
Common Grackle 28       4      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1       1      
Purple Finch 2       1      
House Finch 36       7      
American Goldfinch 6       2      
House Sparrow 28       5      
Total 1,625             

A total of 61 species were reported.

See a summary for New Jersey.

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