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2006 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 122       10      
Mute Swan 1       1      
Wood Duck 7       1      
Mallard 18       4      
Hooded Merganser 8       1      
Great Blue Heron 9       6      
Turkey Vulture 8       6      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 2       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 12       9      
Red-tailed Hawk 11       7      
Killdeer 4       1      
Laughing Gull 4       1      
Ring-billed Gull 6       2      
Mourning Dove 117       43      
Barred Owl 3       2      
Belted Kingfisher 3       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 5       5      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 60       46      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 15       12      
Downy Woodpecker 62       42      
Hairy Woodpecker 4       3      
Northern Flicker 21       15      
Eastern Phoebe 2       2      
Blue Jay 61       23      
American Crow 76       30      
Fish Crow 2       1      
Carolina Chickadee 129       57      
Tufted Titmouse 121       55      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 2       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 59       38      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 43       29      
Brown Creeper 5       5      
Carolina Wren 91       55      
House Wren 2       1      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 6       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 16       12      
Eastern Bluebird 94       34      
Hermit Thrush 3       3      
American Robin 105       37      
Gray Catbird 5       5      
Northern Mockingbird 22       20      
Brown Thrasher 14       14      
European Starling 18       7      
Cedar Waxwing 34       2      
Pine Warbler 42       30      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 136       40      
Eastern Towhee 55       34      
Chipping Sparrow 13       10      
Field Sparrow 12       3      
Fox Sparrow 3       3      
Song Sparrow 20       8      
White-throated Sparrow 92       22      
Dark-eyed Junco 258       57      
Northern Cardinal 134       55      
Red-winged Blackbird 4       2      
Common Grackle 161       13      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1       1      
Baltimore Oriole 2       2      
Purple Finch 27       9      
House Finch 185       49      
Red Crossbill 1       1      
Pine Siskin 6       3      
American Goldfinch 271       48      
House Sparrow 2       1      
Total 2,839             

A total of 66 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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