Great Backyard Bird Count
Home Submit your bird checklist Explore the results

2006 Results: Decatur, Georgia

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 13       3      
Wood Duck 3       2      
Mallard 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 6       5      
Red-tailed Hawk 6       6      
Sandhill Crane 49       1      
Mourning Dove 152       55      
Common Ground-Dove 2       1      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 2       2      
Rufous Hummingbird 3       3      
Red-headed Woodpecker 6       4      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 52       38      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 58       44      
Hairy Woodpecker 7       6      
Northern Flicker 5       5      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       2      
Eastern Phoebe 3       3      
Blue Jay 83       43      
American Crow 114       22      
Carolina Chickadee 167       67      
Tufted Titmouse 100       54      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 5       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 56       41      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 52       39      
Brown Creeper 3       3      
Carolina Wren 89       56      
House Wren 4       4      
Winter Wren 4       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 27       21      
Eastern Bluebird 17       8      
Hermit Thrush 3       3      
American Robin 465       50      
Northern Mockingbird 51       37      
Brown Thrasher 33       27      
European Starling 132       9      
Cedar Waxwing 72       6      
Orange-crowned Warbler 3       3      
Palm Warbler 1       1      
Pine Warbler 39       20      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 17       14      
Yellow-throated Warbler 3       3      
Eastern Towhee 54       34      
Chipping Sparrow 40       8      
Song Sparrow 41       28      
White-throated Sparrow 39       18      
White-crowned Sparrow 3       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 106       23      
Northern Cardinal 160       67      
Red-winged Blackbird 156       8      
Rusty Blackbird 6       1      
Common Grackle 173       13      
Shiny Cowbird 1       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 55       8      
Baltimore Oriole 1       1      
Purple Finch 29       13      
House Finch 111       32      
Pine Siskin 1       1      
American Goldfinch 420       47      
House Sparrow 9       2      
Total 3,328             

A total of 66 species were reported.

See a summary for Georgia.

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