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2009 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 106       7      
Wood Duck 12       3      
Gadwall 2       1      
American Wigeon 6       1      
Mallard 53       5      
Ring-necked Duck 5       1      
Greater Scaup 2       1      
Ruddy Duck 12       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 94       4      
Anhinga 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 11       6      
Great Egret 6       3      
Turkey Vulture 50       4      
Bald Eagle 2       1      
Cooper's Hawk 2       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 7       6      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       2      
Merlin 1       1      
American Coot 7       1      
Killdeer 7       2      
Wilson's Snipe 8       2      
Ring-billed Gull 22       2      
Rock Pigeon 43       4      
Mourning Dove 102       18      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 5       5      
Red-headed Woodpecker 7       4      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 16       7      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 4       4      
Downy Woodpecker 11       8      
Hairy Woodpecker 2       1      
Northern Flicker 5       4      
Pileated Woodpecker 4       4      
Eastern Phoebe 8       3      
Blue Jay 29       11      
American Crow 65       8      
Fish Crow 8       2      
Tree Swallow 4       1      
Carolina Chickadee 54       11      
Tufted Titmouse 55       11      
White-breasted Nuthatch 2       2      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 11       4      
Carolina Wren 28       11      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 4       2      
Eastern Bluebird 12       3      
American Robin 285       8      
Northern Mockingbird 31       10      
Brown Thrasher 13       5      
European Starling 43       5      
Cedar Waxwing 248       3      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Pine Warbler 19       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 80       4      
Eastern Towhee 26       6      
Chipping Sparrow 30       6      
Field Sparrow 14       3      
Vesper Sparrow 4       1      
Savannah Sparrow 3       1      
Song Sparrow 76       3      
White-throated Sparrow 37       4      
Dark-eyed Junco 59       7      
Northern Cardinal 144       21      
Red-winged Blackbird 40       3      
Rusty Blackbird 236       2      
Common Grackle 2       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 19       2      
Purple Finch 7       3      
House Finch 87       11      
Pine Siskin 50       2      
American Goldfinch 156       18      
House Sparrow 70       9      
Total 2,683             

A total of 73 species were reported.

See a summary for Georgia.

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