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2009 Results: Elkton, 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
Snow Goose 153       1      
Cackling Goose 1       1      
Canada Goose 1,666       5      
Tundra Swan 6       2      
Wood Duck 3       1      
Mallard 70       3      
Green-winged Teal 25       1      
Canvasback 6       1      
Ring-necked Duck 200       3      
Common Merganser 56       1      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Black Vulture 5       1      
Turkey Vulture 20       3      
Bald Eagle 4       4      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 3       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 9       4      
Killdeer 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 109       1      
Herring Gull 13       4      
Great Black-backed Gull 7       2      
Rock Pigeon 5       1      
Mourning Dove 106       11      
Belted Kingfisher 6       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 11       9      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       1      
Downy Woodpecker 15       10      
Hairy Woodpecker 4       3      
Northern Flicker 10       2      
Blue Jay 67       4      
American Crow 39       6      
Fish Crow 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 54       11      
Tufted Titmouse 43       13      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 2       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 15       10      
Brown Creeper 2       2      
Carolina Wren 26       10      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 10       3      
Eastern Bluebird 29       3      
American Robin 16       1      
Gray Catbird 3       2      
Northern Mockingbird 27       6      
European Starling 97       2      
Cedar Waxwing 6       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 7       1      
Eastern Towhee 2       1      
Field Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 18       1      
White-throated Sparrow 54       10      
Dark-eyed Junco 136       11      
Northern Cardinal 73       13      
Red-winged Blackbird 248       4      
Common Grackle 97       3      
Brown-headed Cowbird 4       1      
Purple Finch 3       2      
House Finch 23       6      
Pine Siskin 89       7      
American Goldfinch 64       10      
House Sparrow 44       2      
Total 3,822             

A total of 61 species were reported.

See a summary for Maryland.

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