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2012 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
Dark-eyed Junco 1,073       190      
Northern Cardinal 814       235      
Carolina Chickadee 674       253      
American Robin 572       102      
American Goldfinch 556       124      
White-throated Sparrow 536       132      
Tufted Titmouse 500       227      
House Finch 469       143      
Eastern Bluebird 414       145      
Ring-billed Gull 394       7      
Mourning Dove 379       135      
European Starling 316       26      
American Crow 313       97      
Canada Goose 302       43      
Carolina Wren 300       177      
Cedar Waxwing 272       16      
Downy Woodpecker 205       140      
Double-crested Cormorant 203       5      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 202       103      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 181       142      
Red-winged Blackbird 164       23      
Blue Jay 163       87      
Eastern Towhee 151       94      
House Sparrow 150       32      
White-breasted Nuthatch 135       95      
Chipping Sparrow 134       36      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 129       82      
Turkey Vulture 111       42      
Song Sparrow 101       43      
Northern Mockingbird 92       66      
Common Grackle 91       25      
Pine Warbler 63       45      
Mallard 60       19      
Purple Finch 58       23      
Black Vulture 57       14      
Rock Pigeon 48       6      
Hooded Merganser 45       6      
Red-shouldered Hawk 39       30      
Brown Thrasher 36       32      
Herring Gull 32       3      
Northern Flicker 31       21      
Lesser Scaup 30       1      
Horned Grebe 25       1      
Hairy Woodpecker 23       20      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 23       20      
Red-headed Woodpecker 22       16      
Field Sparrow 21       9      
Pied-billed Grebe 19       4      
Brown-headed Cowbird 18       8      
Pine Siskin 18       8      
Red-tailed Hawk 18       13      
Great Blue Heron 17       10      
Fish Crow 16       6      
House Wren 16       6      
Bonaparte's Gull 15       1      
Green-winged Teal 15       1      
Brown Creeper 14       12      
White-crowned Sparrow 14       4      
Bufflehead 12       1      
Cooper's Hawk 11       10      
American Coot 9       1      
Hermit Thrush 9       9      
Killdeer 8       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 8       5      
Eastern Phoebe 7       7      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 7       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 7       6      
Wood Duck 7       3      
Swamp Sparrow 6       2      
Belted Kingfisher 5       4      
Winter Wren 5       3      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 4       3      
Gray Catbird 4       4      
Palm Warbler 3       3      
Rusty Blackbird 3       1      
Bald Eagle 2       1      
Common Yellowthroat 2       2      
Fox Sparrow 2       2      
Great Egret 2       2      
Great Horned Owl 2       1      
Peregrine Falcon 2       2      
Ring-necked Duck 2       1      
Savannah Sparrow 2       1      
Wild Turkey 2       1      
Baltimore Oriole 1       1      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Black-and-white Warbler 1       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Northern Pintail 1       1      
Northern Shoveler 1       1      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
Ruddy Duck 1       1      
Vesper Sparrow 1       1      
Total 11,031             

A total of 93 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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