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2002 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
Canada Goose 226       8      
Mute Swan 5       1      
Tundra Swan 2       1      
Wood Duck 19       2      
Mallard 81       8      
Ring-necked Duck 4       1      
Bufflehead 2       1      
Ruddy Duck 32       2      
Great Blue Heron 7       6      
Osprey 1       1      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       3      
Killdeer 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 117       5      
Herring Gull 7       2      
Rock Pigeon 15       1      
Mourning Dove 54       23      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 26       16      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 10       8      
Hairy Woodpecker 7       1      
Northern Flicker 10       7      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 35       14      
American Crow 43       17      
Carolina Chickadee 66       23      
Tufted Titmouse 67       24      
White-breasted Nuthatch 17       8      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 5       5      
Carolina Wren 53       23      
House Wren 8       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 8       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 5       4      
Eastern Bluebird 22       10      
Hermit Thrush 3       2      
American Robin 45       16      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 20       16      
Brown Thrasher 12       8      
European Starling 13       5      
Black-and-white Warbler 1       1      
Pine Warbler 5       5      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 31       16      
Eastern Towhee 21       12      
Field Sparrow 11       3      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 7       6      
White-throated Sparrow 45       14      
Dark-eyed Junco 97       18      
Northern Cardinal 103       31      
Common Grackle 86       9      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2       1      
Purple Finch 7       2      
House Finch 49       17      
American Goldfinch 31       8      
House Sparrow 6       4      
Total 1,566             

A total of 60 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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