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2006 Results: Columbus, Georgia

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 28       2      
Wood Duck 2       1      
Mallard 3       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 20       1      
Anhinga 5       1      
Great Blue Heron 4       1      
Great Egret 2       1      
Black Vulture 2       1      
Turkey Vulture 3       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       2      
American Kestrel 1       1      
American Coot 25       1      
Killdeer 3       1      
Wilson's Snipe 3       1      
Ring-billed Gull 46       2      
Rock Pigeon 96       2      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 15       1      
Mourning Dove 90       8      
Barred Owl 2       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 10       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 12       6      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 8       3      
Northern Flicker 12       4      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 4       2      
Loggerhead Shrike 1       1      
Blue Jay 37       7      
American Crow 16       3      
Purple Martin 2       1      
Carolina Chickadee 11       5      
Tufted Titmouse 10       6      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 3       2      
Carolina Wren 16       6      
House Wren 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 5       2      
Eastern Bluebird 7       3      
American Robin 133       6      
Northern Mockingbird 37       5      
Brown Thrasher 27       5      
European Starling 54       3      
Cedar Waxwing 51       2      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Palm Warbler 2       1      
Pine Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 55       2      
Eastern Towhee 2       1      
Chipping Sparrow 20       3      
Field Sparrow 2       1      
Vesper Sparrow 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 9       1      
Swamp Sparrow 2       1      
White-throated Sparrow 10       2      
Northern Cardinal 43       7      
Indigo Bunting 1       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 9       2      
Eastern Meadowlark 4       1      
Rusty Blackbird 12       1      
Common Grackle 54       4      
Baltimore Oriole 1       1      
Purple Finch 7       2      
House Finch 32       6      
American Goldfinch 23       4      
House Sparrow 44       4      
Total 1,157             

A total of 70 species were reported.

See a summary for Georgia.

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