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2003 Results: Charleston, South 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 20       3      
Wood Duck 20       3      
American Wigeon 3       3      
Mallard 87       6      
Blue-winged Teal 50       1      
Green-winged Teal 60       1      
Ring-necked Duck 20       1      
Lesser Scaup 7       2      
Bufflehead 4       1      
Hooded Merganser 48       3      
Ruddy Duck 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 9       4      
Double-crested Cormorant 16       5      
Anhinga 9       3      
Brown Pelican 22       7      
Great Blue Heron 11       9      
Great Egret 5       4      
Snowy Egret 13       4      
Little Blue Heron 5       4      
Tricolored Heron 2       2      
Green Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 7       3      
White Ibis 80       7      
Black Vulture 9       3      
Turkey Vulture 21       6      
Osprey 2       2      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 5       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       2      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Clapper Rail 6       1      
American Coot 7       2      
Killdeer 10       4      
Laughing Gull 2       2      
Ring-billed Gull 35       7      
Herring Gull 1       1      
Forster's Tern 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 67       9      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 3       1      
Mourning Dove 283       38      
Great Horned Owl 2       1      
Belted Kingfisher 2       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 18       14      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 6       5      
Downy Woodpecker 9       7      
Northern Flicker 7       4      
Pileated Woodpecker 3       1      
Eastern Phoebe 2       2      
Loggerhead Shrike 1       1      
Blue Jay 115       38      
American Crow 32       9      
Fish Crow 32       2      
Tree Swallow 25       1      
Carolina Chickadee 46       22      
Tufted Titmouse 53       19      
White-breasted Nuthatch 6       2      
Carolina Wren 42       20      
House Wren 3       2      
Marsh Wren 2       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 3       3      
Eastern Bluebird 12       4      
American Robin 34       13      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 45       21      
Brown Thrasher 20       13      
European Starling 83       12      
Cedar Waxwing 537       10      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Palm Warbler 2       1      
Pine Warbler 5       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 109       18      
Eastern Towhee 1       1      
Field Sparrow 5       1      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 11       4      
Swamp Sparrow 2       1      
White-throated Sparrow 45       11      
Dark-eyed Junco 20       4      
Northern Cardinal 147       39      
Red-winged Blackbird 153       25      
Rusty Blackbird 6       1      
Common Grackle 85       14      
Boat-tailed Grackle 145       10      
Brown-headed Cowbird 8       2      
Baltimore Oriole 4       2      
House Finch 63       13      
American Goldfinch 178       13      
House Sparrow 108       15      
Total 3,201             

A total of 91 species were reported.

See a summary for South Carolina.

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