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2001 Results: Decatur, Alabama

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
Ross's Goose 2       1      
Canada Goose 336       3      
Wood Duck 12       3      
Gadwall 61       3      
American Wigeon 400       3      
American Black Duck 8       2      
Mallard 1,477       3      
Northern Shoveler 156       2      
Northern Pintail 16       2      
Green-winged Teal 49       3      
Canvasback 30       1      
Ring-necked Duck 51       3      
Lesser Scaup 5       1      
Bufflehead 10       1      
Common Goldeneye 30       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 1       1      
Ruddy Duck 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 38       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 4       1      
Great Blue Heron 52       3      
Great Egret 48       1      
Turkey Vulture 8       2      
Northern Harrier 10       2      
Cooper's Hawk 2       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 22       3      
American Kestrel 10       2      
American Coot 217       3      
Sandhill Crane 43       2      
Killdeer 35       2      
Greater Yellowlegs 11       2      
Lesser Yellowlegs 15       1      
Least Sandpiper 1       1      
Dunlin 12       1      
Common Snipe 3       1      
Ring-billed Gull 14       2      
Rock Pigeon 303       2      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 2       1      
Mourning Dove 89       9      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 3       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 9       5      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       2      
Downy Woodpecker 12       7      
Northern Flicker 2       1      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 26       8      
American Crow 62       4      
Fish Crow 7       1      
Carolina Chickadee 37       10      
Tufted Titmouse 36       7      
White-breasted Nuthatch 2       1      
Carolina Wren 21       6      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 5       2      
Eastern Bluebird 28       2      
Hermit Thrush 3       1      
American Robin 53       5      
Northern Mockingbird 45       8      
Brown Thrasher 5       5      
European Starling 241       4      
Cedar Waxwing 13       1      
Pine Warbler 5       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 12       6      
Eastern Towhee 1       1      
Chipping Sparrow 6       1      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 10       1      
White-throated Sparrow 49       7      
Dark-eyed Junco 33       3      
Northern Cardinal 111       10      
Red-winged Blackbird 807       4      
Eastern Meadowlark 114       2      
Rusty Blackbird 250       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 1       1      
Common Grackle 53       4      
Brown-headed Cowbird 13       2      
House Finch 92       8      
American Goldfinch 67       7      
House Sparrow 23       6      
Total 5,848             

A total of 79 species were reported.

See a summary for Alabama.

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