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2005 Results: Columbia, Maryland

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 264       16      
Tundra Swan 2       1      
American Black Duck 3       1      
Mallard 102       11      
Northern Pintail 12       3      
Ring-necked Duck 9       2      
Bufflehead 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 21       5      
Great Blue Heron 5       4      
Black Vulture 6       1      
Turkey Vulture 19       11      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 13       11      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       3      
American Coot 2       1      
Laughing Gull 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 200       5      
Herring Gull 2       2      
Rock Pigeon 12       2      
Mourning Dove 85       30      
Barred Owl 2       1      
Belted Kingfisher 3       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 15       15      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 37       23      
Northern Flicker 8       5      
Pileated Woodpecker 4       2      
Blue Jay 4       3      
American Crow 46       18      
Common Raven 3       1      
Carolina Chickadee 98       43      
Tufted Titmouse 72       32      
White-breasted Nuthatch 38       21      
Carolina Wren 39       27      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 9       3      
American Robin 44       6      
Northern Mockingbird 14       10      
European Starling 38       11      
Cedar Waxwing 20       1      
Eastern Towhee 1       1      
American Tree Sparrow 6       1      
Chipping Sparrow 7       2      
Field Sparrow 6       1      
Song Sparrow 16       8      
White-throated Sparrow 78       23      
Dark-eyed Junco 167       39      
Northern Cardinal 204       51      
Red-winged Blackbird 27       6      
Common Grackle 22       1      
Purple Finch 27       5      
House Finch 67       28      
American Goldfinch 116       28      
House Sparrow 107       19      
Total 2,115             

A total of 55 species were reported.

See a summary for Maryland.

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