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2008 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 996       17      
Mallard 90       11      
Ring-necked Duck 50       6      
Bufflehead 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 58       6      
Ruddy Duck 6       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 4       3      
Black Vulture 10       2      
Turkey Vulture 29       16      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4       4      
Cooper's Hawk 11       9      
Red-shouldered Hawk 14       12      
Red-tailed Hawk 8       7      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 98       8      
Herring Gull 6       2      
Rock Pigeon 26       5      
Mourning Dove 241       64      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 48       37      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 89       60      
Hairy Woodpecker 27       22      
Northern Flicker 7       5      
Pileated Woodpecker 3       3      
Blue Jay 113       52      
American Crow 127       31      
Fish Crow 7       3      
Carolina Chickadee 205       79      
Tufted Titmouse 129       64      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 15       13      
White-breasted Nuthatch 71       46      
Brown Creeper 3       3      
Carolina Wren 73       51      
Winter Wren 5       3      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 2       1      
Eastern Bluebird 18       7      
American Robin 310       25      
Gray Catbird 2       1      
Northern Mockingbird 10       9      
European Starling 77       15      
Cedar Waxwing 14       5      
American Tree Sparrow 30       1      
Chipping Sparrow 6       4      
Field Sparrow 3       1      
Song Sparrow 48       16      
White-throated Sparrow 92       31      
Dark-eyed Junco 334       71      
Northern Cardinal 297       80      
Red-winged Blackbird 37       10      
Common Grackle 207       14      
Purple Finch 16       6      
House Finch 218       59      
Pine Siskin 2       2      
American Goldfinch 223       46      
House Sparrow 224       37      
Total 4,752             

A total of 60 species were reported.

See a summary for Maryland.

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