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2011 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 251       22      
Mute Swan 14       5      
Mallard 82       11      
Ring-necked Duck 24       4      
Greater Scaup 2       1      
Bufflehead 24       5      
Hooded Merganser 23       5      
Ruddy Duck 83       5      
Common Loon 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 7       1      
Great Blue Heron 11       8      
Black Vulture 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 19       9      
Bald Eagle 2       2      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 4       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 13       12      
Red-tailed Hawk 13       11      
Ring-billed Gull 70       6      
Herring Gull 58       3      
Mourning Dove 101       40      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 7       4      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 87       47      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 6       6      
Downy Woodpecker 44       30      
Hairy Woodpecker 6       6      
Northern Flicker 30       19      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 41       22      
American Crow 159       44      
Fish Crow 72       5      
Carolina Chickadee 144       63      
Tufted Titmouse 158       62      
White-breasted Nuthatch 54       36      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 43       25      
Brown Creeper 3       2      
Carolina Wren 116       47      
House Wren 7       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 8       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 4       4      
Eastern Bluebird 114       48      
Hermit Thrush 2       2      
American Robin 166       40      
Northern Mockingbird 22       16      
Brown Thrasher 19       16      
European Starling 30       4      
Cedar Waxwing 29       5      
Orange-crowned Warbler 3       3      
Pine Warbler 50       21      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 116       44      
Eastern Towhee 64       35      
Chipping Sparrow 27       22      
Field Sparrow 2       2      
Savannah Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 34       5      
White-throated Sparrow 84       34      
White-crowned Sparrow 10       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 102       42      
Northern Cardinal 270       67      
Red-winged Blackbird 61       10      
Common Grackle 240       15      
Brown-headed Cowbird 32       5      
Baltimore Oriole 1       1      
Purple Finch 19       6      
House Finch 139       48      
Pine Siskin 44       14      
American Goldfinch 257       56      
House Sparrow 12       4      
Total 3,747             

A total of 70 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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