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2006 Results: Dover, Delaware

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 57       4      
Mallard 14       2      
Great Blue Heron 3       2      
Turkey Vulture 60       6      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Ring-billed Gull 38       4      
Great Black-backed Gull 3       2      
Mourning Dove 81       14      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 19       12      
Downy Woodpecker 7       3      
Hairy Woodpecker 7       4      
Northern Flicker 6       5      
Pileated Woodpecker 3       1      
Blue Jay 15       6      
Carolina Chickadee 26       7      
Black-capped Chickadee 10       5      
Tufted Titmouse 15       9      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 3       3      
Carolina Wren 9       7      
American Robin 14       5      
Northern Mockingbird 1       1      
European Starling 52       5      
Eastern Towhee 2       1      
American Tree Sparrow 2       1      
Chipping Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 17       3      
White-throated Sparrow 28       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 146       16      
Northern Cardinal 46       9      
Red-winged Blackbird 307       7      
Common Grackle 8       4      
Brown-headed Cowbird 13       4      
Purple Finch 12       6      
House Finch 79       8      
American Goldfinch 25       6      
House Sparrow 20       8      
Total 1,152             

A total of 37 species were reported.

See a summary for Delaware.

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