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2010 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 27       6      
Wood Duck 2       1      
Mallard 9       3      
Great Blue Heron 7       7      
Black Vulture 9       4      
Turkey Vulture 64       13      
Cooper's Hawk 3       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 21       14      
Red-tailed Hawk 10       8      
Killdeer 3       2      
Herring Gull 5       1      
Rock Pigeon 1       1      
Mourning Dove 124       46      
Barred Owl 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 4       4      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 97       66      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 12       9      
Downy Woodpecker 83       61      
Hairy Woodpecker 10       9      
Northern Flicker 7       5      
Pileated Woodpecker 8       7      
Eastern Phoebe 2       2      
Blue Jay 90       39      
American Crow 152       44      
Fish Crow 9       3      
Carolina Chickadee 234       91      
Tufted Titmouse 196       87      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 10       7      
White-breasted Nuthatch 54       40      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 53       37      
Brown Creeper 3       3      
Carolina Wren 148       79      
Winter Wren 7       5      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 20       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 14       8      
Eastern Bluebird 153       56      
Hermit Thrush 12       8      
American Robin 451       30      
Gray Catbird 3       3      
Northern Mockingbird 36       28      
Brown Thrasher 24       23      
European Starling 225       11      
Cedar Waxwing 49       4      
Pine Warbler 48       27      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 94       54      
Eastern Towhee 82       42      
Chipping Sparrow 69       20      
Fox Sparrow 30       8      
Song Sparrow 37       17      
Swamp Sparrow 2       1      
White-throated Sparrow 355       68      
White-crowned Sparrow 9       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 599       78      
Northern Cardinal 484       97      
Red-winged Blackbird 131       9      
Common Grackle 21       4      
Purple Finch 7       4      
House Finch 133       46      
Pine Siskin 24       8      
American Goldfinch 264       55      
House Sparrow 33       11      
Total 4,877             

A total of 62 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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