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2009 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 576       13      
Mallard 38       5      
Canvasback 28       4      
Ring-necked Duck 8       3      
Long-tailed Duck 6       3      
Bufflehead 9       4      
Hooded Merganser 3       1      
Common Merganser 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 4       4      
Great Blue Heron 3       2      
Black Vulture 51       9      
Turkey Vulture 45       14      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 5       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 23       16      
Red-tailed Hawk 9       5      
Ring-billed Gull 268       7      
Herring Gull 46       1      
Rock Pigeon 37       4      
Mourning Dove 266       62      
Belted Kingfisher 4       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 49       44      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 4       4      
Downy Woodpecker 93       65      
Hairy Woodpecker 18       13      
Northern Flicker 19       14      
Pileated Woodpecker 8       7      
Eastern Phoebe 4       2      
Blue Jay 124       47      
American Crow 198       36      
Fish Crow 5       2      
Common Raven 3       2      
Carolina Chickadee 187       70      
Tufted Titmouse 156       64      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 4       4      
White-breasted Nuthatch 70       44      
Brown Creeper 3       3      
Carolina Wren 52       36      
Winter Wren 5       4      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 3       3      
Eastern Bluebird 54       20      
Hermit Thrush 3       3      
American Robin 40       10      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 29       26      
European Starling 451       32      
Cedar Waxwing 18       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 4       3      
Eastern Towhee 1       1      
American Tree Sparrow 6       3      
Field Sparrow 17       6      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 24       14      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 97       28      
White-crowned Sparrow 7       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 425       77      
Northern Cardinal 425       84      
Red-winged Blackbird 151       23      
Common Grackle 832       29      
Brown-headed Cowbird 12       5      
Purple Finch 51       13      
House Finch 268       62      
Pine Siskin 153       25      
American Goldfinch 419       58      
House Sparrow 105       29      
Total 6,033             

A total of 67 species were reported.

See a summary for Maryland.

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