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2010 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 152       15      
Mute Swan 6       4      
Mallard 71       7      
Bufflehead 4       3      
Hooded Merganser 13       4      
Ruddy Duck 40       1      
Northern Bobwhite 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 6       3      
Great Blue Heron 10       7      
Black Vulture 7       3      
Turkey Vulture 19       6      
Bald Eagle 4       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 6       5      
Red-shouldered Hawk 16       12      
Red-tailed Hawk 13       10      
American Coot 1       1      
Killdeer 3       1      
Ring-billed Gull 86       5      
Herring Gull 128       4      
Rock Pigeon 6       1      
Mourning Dove 153       39      
Great Horned Owl 3       2      
Barred Owl 4       3      
Belted Kingfisher 5       4      
Red-headed Woodpecker 6       4      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 76       57      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 19       15      
Downy Woodpecker 67       47      
Hairy Woodpecker 13       12      
Northern Flicker 57       19      
Pileated Woodpecker 8       6      
Eastern Phoebe 11       8      
Blue-headed Vireo 2       2      
Blue Jay 61       33      
American Crow 124       35      
Fish Crow 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 191       65      
Tufted Titmouse 166       64      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 2       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 76       48      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 46       22      
Brown Creeper 5       4      
Carolina Wren 135       67      
House Wren 10       8      
Winter Wren 14       6      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 50       5      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 29       20      
Eastern Bluebird 145       48      
Hermit Thrush 2       2      
American Robin 371       55      
Northern Mockingbird 27       24      
Brown Thrasher 33       30      
European Starling 10       4      
Cedar Waxwing 70       4      
Black-and-white Warbler 1       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 4       2      
Common Yellowthroat 5       1      
Palm Warbler 4       2      
Pine Warbler 45       30      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 267       64      
Eastern Towhee 74       46      
Chipping Sparrow 42       13      
Field Sparrow 3       1      
Savannah Sparrow 2       1      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 19       13      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 145       45      
White-crowned Sparrow 4       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 305       62      
Northern Cardinal 275       78      
Red-winged Blackbird 17       7      
Common Grackle 234       16      
Brown-headed Cowbird 6       4      
Baltimore Oriole 2       2      
Purple Finch 26       9      
House Finch 192       58      
Pine Siskin 27       7      
American Goldfinch 236       44      
House Sparrow 15       6      
Total 4,537             

A total of 81 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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