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2012 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 24       5      
Wood Duck 6       3      
American Black Duck 3       1      
Mallard 3       2      
Canvasback 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 9       2      
Black Vulture 38       8      
Turkey Vulture 39       20      
Red-shouldered Hawk 22       18      
Red-tailed Hawk 12       11      
Killdeer 1       1      
American Woodcock 5       2      
Ring-billed Gull 8       2      
Rock Pigeon 1       1      
Mourning Dove 146       74      
Barred Owl 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 18       9      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 104       79      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 20       15      
Downy Woodpecker 117       83      
Hairy Woodpecker 15       13      
Northern Flicker 20       13      
Pileated Woodpecker 4       3      
Eastern Phoebe 8       5      
Blue Jay 79       44      
American Crow 162       50      
Fish Crow 13       3      
Common Raven 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 403       127      
Tufted Titmouse 367       125      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 62       44      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 67       42      
Brown Creeper 12       9      
House Wren 5       2      
Winter Wren 9       1      
Carolina Wren 163       98      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 7       7      
Eastern Bluebird 241       95      
Hermit Thrush 11       10      
American Robin 484       71      
Northern Mockingbird 83       42      
Brown Thrasher 29       25      
European Starling 47       4      
Cedar Waxwing 224       10      
Pine Warbler 50       30      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 77       51      
Eastern Towhee 130       71      
Chipping Sparrow 81       21      
Field Sparrow 24       3      
Fox Sparrow 2       2      
Song Sparrow 94       21      
Swamp Sparrow 15       3      
White-throated Sparrow 348       65      
White-crowned Sparrow 24       7      
Dark-eyed Junco 524       105      
Northern Cardinal 526       130      
Red-winged Blackbird 292       19      
Rusty Blackbird 1       1      
Common Grackle 95       16      
Purple Finch 48       16      
House Finch 191       62      
Pine Siskin 7       4      
American Goldfinch 197       67      
House Sparrow 21       7      
Total 5,846             

A total of 68 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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