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2005 Results: Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey

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 80       6      
Mute Swan 1       1      
Gadwall 6       1      
Mallard 51       3      
Bufflehead 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 1       1      
Black Vulture 4       1      
Turkey Vulture 4       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 7       6      
Herring Gull 48       6      
Mourning Dove 140       22      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Short-eared Owl 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 26       19      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 41       19      
Hairy Woodpecker 9       5      
Northern Flicker 5       5      
Blue Jay 71       24      
American Crow 94       10      
Carolina Chickadee 37       11      
Black-capped Chickadee 48       13      
Tufted Titmouse 79       27      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 11       7      
White-breasted Nuthatch 34       20      
Brown Creeper 5       5      
Carolina Wren 21       11      
Winter Wren 5       3      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 2       1      
Eastern Bluebird 14       4      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 154       16      
Northern Mockingbird 3       3      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 228       20      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 23       15      
Eastern Towhee 4       4      
American Tree Sparrow 4       4      
Chipping Sparrow 4       2      
Field Sparrow 7       1      
Savannah Sparrow 2       2      
Fox Sparrow 5       3      
Song Sparrow 14       8      
White-throated Sparrow 71       12      
Dark-eyed Junco 190       23      
Northern Cardinal 50       20      
Red-winged Blackbird 97       12      
Common Grackle 250       14      
Brown-headed Cowbird 16       9      
Purple Finch 22       3      
House Finch 144       19      
American Goldfinch 56       10      
House Sparrow 87       9      
Total 2,288             

A total of 56 species were reported.

See a summary for New Jersey.

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