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2007 Results: Ellicott City, Maryland

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 467       7      
Mallard 37       3      
Northern Pintail 3       2      
Canvasback 28       2      
Redhead 6       1      
Ring-necked Duck 18       1      
Lesser Scaup 3       1      
Bufflehead 6       3      
Ruddy Duck 18       2      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 16       4      
Turkey Vulture 13       5      
Bald Eagle 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 5       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 10       8      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
Rough-legged Hawk 1       1      
American Coot 7       2      
Ring-billed Gull 148       4      
Herring Gull 4       2      
Rock Pigeon 6       1      
Mourning Dove 288       50      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 25       22      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 4       4      
Downy Woodpecker 41       27      
Hairy Woodpecker 6       5      
Northern Flicker 6       6      
Pileated Woodpecker 6       4      
Blue Jay 97       40      
American Crow 105       28      
Fish Crow 4       1      
Carolina Chickadee 95       35      
Tufted Titmouse 100       37      
White-breasted Nuthatch 46       22      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 63       37      
Winter Wren 7       5      
Eastern Bluebird 15       3      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 118       8      
Northern Mockingbird 34       26      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 261       24      
Cedar Waxwing 38       2      
Pine Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 3       2      
American Tree Sparrow 4       1      
Chipping Sparrow 6       4      
Field Sparrow 7       1      
Savannah Sparrow 7       2      
Fox Sparrow 7       4      
Song Sparrow 32       14      
White-throated Sparrow 110       25      
White-crowned Sparrow 12       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 345       48      
Northern Cardinal 359       59      
Red-winged Blackbird 482       19      
Rusty Blackbird 12       1      
Common Grackle 788       20      
Brown-headed Cowbird 332       11      
Purple Finch 12       5      
House Finch 103       27      
American Goldfinch 124       25      
House Sparrow 106       23      
Total 5,017             

A total of 66 species were reported.

See a summary for Maryland.

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