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2005 Results: Cookeville, Tennessee

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 139       14      
Wood Duck 47       5      
Mallard 32       7      
Bufflehead 4       1      
Hooded Merganser 2       1      
Ruddy Duck 5       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 5       4      
Black Vulture 321       4      
Turkey Vulture 137       11      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 8       7      
Red-tailed Hawk 10       7      
American Kestrel 9       7      
American Coot 10       1      
Sandhill Crane 322       4      
Killdeer 9       7      
American Woodcock 8       2      
Rock Pigeon 48       4      
Mourning Dove 295       51      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 10       6      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 35       28      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2       1      
Downy Woodpecker 62       34      
Hairy Woodpecker 11       8      
Northern Flicker 11       7      
Pileated Woodpecker 23       15      
Eastern Phoebe 5       3      
Blue Jay 72       28      
American Crow 196       38      
Horned Lark 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 107       38      
Tufted Titmouse 145       50      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 6       4      
White-breasted Nuthatch 68       33      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 2       1      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 98       42      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 17       8      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2       1      
Eastern Bluebird 85       26      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 348       31      
Northern Mockingbird 39       22      
Brown Thrasher 3       3      
European Starling 422       29      
Cedar Waxwing 6       1      
Palm Warbler 1       1      
Pine Warbler 3       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 6       3      
Eastern Towhee 56       27      
Field Sparrow 30       11      
Savannah Sparrow 7       1      
Fox Sparrow 17       8      
Song Sparrow 118       33      
Swamp Sparrow 4       4      
White-throated Sparrow 153       19      
Dark-eyed Junco 61       15      
Northern Cardinal 366       60      
Red-winged Blackbird 65       15      
Eastern Meadowlark 24       11      
Common Grackle 77       7      
Brown-headed Cowbird 9       3      
Purple Finch 29       11      
House Finch 143       29      
American Goldfinch 447       38      
House Sparrow 117       16      
Total 4,931             

A total of 71 species were reported.

See a summary for Tennessee.

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