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2010 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
Snow Goose 1,967       5      
Canada Goose 308       10      
Ruddy Duck 85       1      
Red-throated Loon 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 12       7      
Bald Eagle 3       2      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 5       5      
Killdeer 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 116       3      
Rock Pigeon 3       1      
Mourning Dove 135       26      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 11       7      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 4       3      
Downy Woodpecker 9       7      
Hairy Woodpecker 3       3      
Northern Flicker 7       3      
Blue Jay 30       14      
American Crow 7       2      
Horned Lark 58       5      
Carolina Chickadee 23       10      
Tufted Titmouse 30       13      
White-breasted Nuthatch 3       3      
Carolina Wren 13       12      
Winter Wren 4       1      
American Robin 65       13      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 9       7      
Brown Thrasher 6       5      
European Starling 179       19      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 5       3      
American Tree Sparrow 6       1      
Chipping Sparrow 6       4      
Field Sparrow 3       1      
Savannah Sparrow 39       5      
Song Sparrow 32       14      
White-throated Sparrow 191       14      
White-crowned Sparrow 7       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 140       24      
Northern Cardinal 89       20      
Red-winged Blackbird 286       15      
Common Grackle 87       11      
Boat-tailed Grackle 6       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 43       10      
Purple Finch 12       6      
House Finch 44       10      
American Goldfinch 39       9      
House Sparrow 107       18      
Total 4,244             

A total of 49 species were reported.

See a summary for Delaware.

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