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2008 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 322       7      
Mallard 43       4      
Canvasback 6       2      
Ring-necked Duck 31       2      
Hooded Merganser 5       1      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Black Vulture 24       5      
Turkey Vulture 111       19      
Bald Eagle 3       1      
Northern Harrier 4       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 6       6      
Red-shouldered Hawk 17       11      
Red-tailed Hawk 18       11      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 64       3      
Herring Gull 2       2      
Rock Pigeon 31       5      
Mourning Dove 267       51      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 23       19      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 5       3      
Downy Woodpecker 56       33      
Hairy Woodpecker 10       9      
Northern Flicker 9       8      
Pileated Woodpecker 5       5      
Blue Jay 111       35      
American Crow 182       37      
Fish Crow 5       2      
Common Raven 2       1      
Carolina Chickadee 168       52      
Tufted Titmouse 116       40      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 17       15      
White-breasted Nuthatch 47       28      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 38       20      
Winter Wren 2       1      
Eastern Bluebird 29       14      
Hermit Thrush 3       3      
American Robin 143       12      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 24       18      
European Starling 152       23      
Cedar Waxwing 38       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 6       3      
Field Sparrow 17       5      
Fox Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 7       5      
White-throated Sparrow 49       15      
White-crowned Sparrow 1       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 208       39      
Northern Cardinal 251       58      
Red-winged Blackbird 80       11      
Common Grackle 135       10      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2       1      
Purple Finch 6       2      
House Finch 273       46      
Pine Siskin 2       1      
American Goldfinch 222       37      
House Sparrow 84       27      
Total 3,494             

A total of 63 species were reported.

See a summary for Maryland.

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