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2009 Results: Chapel Hill, 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 59       13      
Mallard 7       3      
Great Blue Heron 8       4      
Black Vulture 16       8      
Turkey Vulture 58       23      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 18       11      
Red-tailed Hawk 7       6      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Killdeer 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 33       3      
Herring Gull 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 2       1      
Mourning Dove 164       62      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 2       1      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 3       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 105       69      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 12       8      
Downy Woodpecker 90       57      
Hairy Woodpecker 10       9      
Northern Flicker 10       8      
Pileated Woodpecker 5       5      
Eastern Phoebe 17       7      
Blue Jay 65       37      
American Crow 166       39      
Fish Crow 23       3      
Carolina Chickadee 197       79      
Tufted Titmouse 204       78      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 4       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 44       27      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 56       37      
Brown Creeper 5       4      
Carolina Wren 134       66      
House Wren 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 3       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 11       7      
Eastern Bluebird 111       54      
Hermit Thrush 7       7      
American Robin 223       36      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 43       25      
Brown Thrasher 25       24      
European Starling 41       6      
Cedar Waxwing 320       11      
Pine Warbler 41       28      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 70       39      
Eastern Towhee 86       43      
Chipping Sparrow 50       9      
Field Sparrow 10       3      
Fox Sparrow 21       1      
Song Sparrow 40       16      
Swamp Sparrow 60       4      
White-throated Sparrow 268       55      
White-crowned Sparrow 6       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 327       66      
Northern Cardinal 302       88      
Red-winged Blackbird 70       12      
Common Grackle 151       14      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1       1      
Baltimore Oriole 2       2      
Purple Finch 32       8      
House Finch 141       45      
Pine Siskin 196       22      
American Goldfinch 321       61      
House Sparrow 36       13      
Total 4,552             

A total of 67 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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