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2012 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
Greater White-fronted Goose 1       1      
Canada Goose 156       21      
Mute Swan 2       1      
Wood Duck 46       11      
Gadwall 42       1      
Mallard 55       13      
Blue-winged Teal 42       1      
Green-winged Teal 15       1      
Redhead 2       2      
Lesser Scaup 315       2      
Bufflehead 8       2      
Hooded Merganser 78       15      
Red-breasted Merganser 2       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 5       3      
Horned Grebe 2       2      
Wood Stork 3       3      
Northern Gannet 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 83       9      
Anhinga 10       10      
Brown Pelican 22       5      
Great Blue Heron 25       18      
Great Egret 34       16      
Snowy Egret 30       15      
Little Blue Heron 10       4      
Tricolored Heron 4       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
White Ibis 292       18      
Black Vulture 39       14      
Turkey Vulture 58       17      
Osprey 5       5      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Bald Eagle 5       5      
Red-shouldered Hawk 4       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 7       5      
Clapper Rail 16       3      
Common Gallinule 15       1      
American Coot 62       1      
Killdeer 4       2      
American Oystercatcher 6       1      
Willet 4       1      
Laughing Gull 27       6      
Ring-billed Gull 100       10      
Herring Gull 52       7      
Caspian Tern 2       2      
Forster's Tern 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 12       4      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 4       3      
Mourning Dove 117       43      
Great Horned Owl 2       2      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 4       3      
Belted Kingfisher 11       11      
Red-headed Woodpecker 5       4      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 38       28      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 7       3      
Downy Woodpecker 43       33      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 6       5      
Pileated Woodpecker 6       6      
Eastern Phoebe 7       3      
Loggerhead Shrike 2       2      
Blue Jay 63       29      
American Crow 160       27      
Fish Crow 14       6      
Tree Swallow 5       1      
Carolina Chickadee 176       53      
Tufted Titmouse 94       42      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 7       2      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
House Wren 3       1      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Sedge Wren 3       1      
Marsh Wren 3       1      
Carolina Wren 81       40      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 4       3      
Eastern Bluebird 39       18      
Hermit Thrush 2       2      
American Robin 577       26      
Gray Catbird 5       3      
Northern Mockingbird 77       32      
Brown Thrasher 8       7      
European Starling 94       10      
Cedar Waxwing 159       9      
Orange-crowned Warbler 2       2      
Pine Warbler 23       9      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 628       29      
Eastern Towhee 4       3      
Chipping Sparrow 142       20      
Field Sparrow 16       1      
Savannah Sparrow 13       4      
Seaside Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 2       2      
White-throated Sparrow 63       16      
White-crowned Sparrow 1       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 20       6      
Northern Cardinal 140       50      
Painted Bunting 1       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 271       24      
Rusty Blackbird 93       2      
Common Grackle 115       14      
Boat-tailed Grackle 176       8      
Brown-headed Cowbird 16       7      
Baltimore Oriole 19       7      
Purple Finch 26       9      
House Finch 173       37      
American Goldfinch 44       17      
House Sparrow 9       2      
Total 5,537             

A total of 108 species were reported.

See a summary for South Carolina.

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