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2012 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
Snow Goose 1       1      
Canada Goose 559       19      
Mute Swan 4       2      
American Black Duck 2       1      
Mallard 177       15      
Canvasback 10       6      
Ring-necked Duck 87       9      
Bufflehead 7       2      
Hooded Merganser 36       6      
Pied-billed Grebe 15       4      
Great Blue Heron 6       5      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 37       8      
Turkey Vulture 21       9      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 19       13      
Red-tailed Hawk 10       7      
American Coot 4       4      
Ring-billed Gull 81       10      
Rock Pigeon 13       3      
Mourning Dove 147       44      
Barred Owl 2       1      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 40       30      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 85       44      
Hairy Woodpecker 15       12      
Northern Flicker 19       14      
Pileated Woodpecker 5       4      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 44       20      
American Crow 134       37      
Fish Crow 5       4      
Carolina Chickadee 162       55      
Tufted Titmouse 138       54      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 8       5      
White-breasted Nuthatch 72       36      
Brown Creeper 4       4      
Carolina Wren 57       35      
Eastern Bluebird 60       15      
American Robin 91       13      
Northern Mockingbird 12       10      
European Starling 208       21      
American Tree Sparrow 7       3      
Chipping Sparrow 7       2      
Field Sparrow 8       1      
Savannah Sparrow 2       1      
Fox Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 17       5      
White-throated Sparrow 50       13      
Dark-eyed Junco 181       48      
Northern Cardinal 189       54      
Red-winged Blackbird 112       10      
Common Grackle 22       8      
Brown-headed Cowbird 11       3      
Purple Finch 19       5      
House Finch 136       37      
American Goldfinch 126       34      
House Sparrow 176       23      
Total 3,473             

A total of 62 species were reported.

See a summary for Maryland.

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