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2000 Results: Durham, North 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 239       16      
Mallard 57       6      
Hooded Merganser 6       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 5       5      
Black Vulture 8       4      
Turkey Vulture 84       14      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 12       9      
Red-tailed Hawk 15       11      
Killdeer 7       3      
Ring-billed Gull 49       4      
Rock Pigeon 10       2      
Mourning Dove 195       67      
Barred Owl 8       5      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 4       4      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 68       48      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 14       14      
Downy Woodpecker 55       39      
Hairy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 17       12      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Blue Jay 68       33      
American Crow 61       25      
Fish Crow 2       1      
Purple Martin 5       1      
Carolina Chickadee 242       68      
Tufted Titmouse 140       62      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 6       5      
White-breasted Nuthatch 61       41      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 46       27      
Brown Creeper 12       11      
Carolina Wren 97       53      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 3       3      
Eastern Bluebird 59       22      
Hermit Thrush 7       7      
American Robin 239       47      
Northern Mockingbird 28       23      
Brown Thrasher 8       8      
European Starling 91       10      
Pine Warbler 19       12      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 83       38      
Eastern Towhee 43       25      
Chipping Sparrow 9       5      
Field Sparrow 7       5      
Fox Sparrow 13       10      
Song Sparrow 31       16      
White-throated Sparrow 242       44      
Dark-eyed Junco 461       71      
Northern Cardinal 287       79      
Red-winged Blackbird 3       2      
Common Grackle 123       17      
Purple Finch 23       8      
House Finch 141       50      
American Goldfinch 267       58      
House Sparrow 27       7      
Total 3,817             

A total of 58 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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