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2011 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 51       11      
Wood Duck 13       2      
Mallard 21       4      
Great Blue Heron 8       6      
Black Vulture 14       7      
Turkey Vulture 65       23      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 17       14      
Red-tailed Hawk 7       7      
Killdeer 3       1      
American Woodcock 4       2      
Ring-billed Gull 24       4      
Herring Gull 5       1      
Rock Pigeon 5       2      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 2       1      
Mourning Dove 111       51      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 3       2      
Barred Owl 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 4       3      
Red-headed Woodpecker 4       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 69       51      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 7       7      
Downy Woodpecker 74       51      
Hairy Woodpecker 16       13      
Northern Flicker 6       5      
Pileated Woodpecker 5       4      
Eastern Phoebe 6       4      
Blue Jay 52       28      
American Crow 144       33      
Fish Crow 9       4      
Common Raven 2       1      
Purple Martin 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 224       81      
Tufted Titmouse 174       73      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 6       5      
White-breasted Nuthatch 49       37      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 38       24      
Brown Creeper 6       6      
Carolina Wren 92       51      
House Wren 6       3      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 9       5      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 10       6      
Eastern Bluebird 88       41      
Hermit Thrush 9       9      
American Robin 216       35      
Gray Catbird 2       2      
Northern Mockingbird 29       21      
Brown Thrasher 13       13      
European Starling 110       9      
Cedar Waxwing 84       5      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Palm Warbler 1       1      
Pine Warbler 49       22      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 81       41      
Eastern Towhee 56       35      
Chipping Sparrow 28       7      
Field Sparrow 15       7      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 4       3      
Song Sparrow 56       17      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 226       39      
White-crowned Sparrow 2       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 284       63      
Northern Cardinal 256       78      
Red-winged Blackbird 40       8      
Eastern Meadowlark 4       1      
Rusty Blackbird 1       1      
Common Grackle 855       7      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2       2      
Baltimore Oriole 1       1      
Purple Finch 13       8      
House Finch 119       43      
Pine Siskin 118       24      
American Goldfinch 207       45      
House Sparrow 6       3      
Total 4,348             

A total of 77 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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