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2001 Results: Cary, 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
Snow Goose 1       1      
Canada Goose 185       10      
Mute Swan 3       1      
Mallard 73       7      
Ring-necked Duck 8       1      
Hooded Merganser 6       1      
Ruddy Duck 42       1      
Great Blue Heron 4       4      
Turkey Vulture 22       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 2       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 13       8      
Red-tailed Hawk 11       8      
American Kestrel 1       1      
American Coot 128       2      
Killdeer 4       2      
Ring-billed Gull 153       7      
Rock Pigeon 23       3      
Mourning Dove 107       43      
Rufous Hummingbird 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 40       32      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 12       11      
Downy Woodpecker 45       33      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 12       10      
Blue Jay 46       23      
American Crow 93       25      
Fish Crow 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 101       53      
Tufted Titmouse 98       53      
White-breasted Nuthatch 43       28      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 15       13      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 56       36      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 14       8      
Eastern Bluebird 60       25      
Hermit Thrush 4       3      
American Robin 108       33      
Northern Mockingbird 36       30      
Brown Thrasher 12       9      
European Starling 62       15      
Cedar Waxwing 8       2      
Pine Warbler 8       6      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 82       42      
Eastern Towhee 48       28      
Chipping Sparrow 6       3      
Song Sparrow 20       13      
White-throated Sparrow 38       18      
White-crowned Sparrow 1       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 99       41      
Northern Cardinal 118       49      
Common Grackle 56       12      
Baltimore Oriole 10       4      
Purple Finch 26       8      
House Finch 137       36      
American Goldfinch 140       32      
House Sparrow 7       3      
Total 2,458             

A total of 60 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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