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2012 Results: Columbia, 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 127       17      
Wood Duck 10       2      
Mallard 33       7      
Green-winged Teal 2       1      
Bufflehead 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 3       1      
Common Loon 19       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 7       4      
Double-crested Cormorant 59       9      
Great Blue Heron 20       8      
Great Egret 38       1      
Black Vulture 43       8      
Turkey Vulture 37       16      
Northern Harrier 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4       3      
Cooper's Hawk 4       3      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 4       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 15       11      
Killdeer 2       1      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
American Woodcock 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 50       6      
Herring Gull 104       2      
Rock Pigeon 8       3      
Mourning Dove 248       81      
Barred Owl 5       4      
Belted Kingfisher 3       3      
Red-headed Woodpecker 11       6      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 61       41      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 9       7      
Downy Woodpecker 60       41      
Hairy Woodpecker 7       5      
Northern Flicker 13       9      
Pileated Woodpecker 3       2      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Merlin 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 4       3      
Loggerhead Shrike 5       3      
Blue Jay 56       31      
American Crow 114       33      
Fish Crow 7       3      
Carolina Chickadee 190       76      
Tufted Titmouse 127       59      
White-breasted Nuthatch 10       8      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 59       29      
Brown Creeper 4       3      
House Wren 13       4      
Carolina Wren 117       60      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 3       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 7       5      
Eastern Bluebird 80       23      
Hermit Thrush 5       4      
American Robin 525       38      
Gray Catbird 2       2      
Northern Mockingbird 92       45      
Brown Thrasher 42       32      
European Starling 35       3      
American Pipit 80       1      
Cedar Waxwing 559       23      
Black-and-white Warbler 1       1      
Palm Warbler 5       1      
Pine Warbler 22       14      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 77       28      
Eastern Towhee 44       21      
Chipping Sparrow 97       22      
Field Sparrow 28       5      
Savannah Sparrow 18       3      
Song Sparrow 35       14      
White-throated Sparrow 115       28      
White-crowned Sparrow 3       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 200       50      
Northern Cardinal 396       87      
Red-winged Blackbird 158       11      
Eastern Meadowlark 40       1      
Rusty Blackbird 2       1      
Common Grackle 163       17      
Brown-headed Cowbird 514       4      
Purple Finch 34       14      
House Finch 266       60      
Pine Siskin 10       6      
American Goldfinch 94       21      
House Sparrow 110       24      
Total 5,586             

A total of 83 species were reported.

See a summary for South Carolina.

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