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2002 Results: Gaithersburg, 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 99       5      
Mallard 2       1      
Ring-necked Duck 8       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 2       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       1      
American Coot 52       2      
Ring-billed Gull 4       1      
Mourning Dove 62       12      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 6       6      
Downy Woodpecker 14       10      
Hairy Woodpecker 2       2      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Blue Jay 12       5      
American Crow 56       12      
Carolina Chickadee 30       13      
Tufted Titmouse 19       11      
White-breasted Nuthatch 14       7      
Carolina Wren 12       9      
Eastern Bluebird 5       1      
American Robin 10       1      
Northern Mockingbird 3       3      
European Starling 90       8      
White-throated Sparrow 33       7      
Dark-eyed Junco 73       14      
Northern Cardinal 164       13      
Red-winged Blackbird 9       3      
Common Grackle 2       1      
House Finch 38       7      
American Goldfinch 124       8      
House Sparrow 40       4      
Total 994             

A total of 34 species were reported.

See a summary for Maryland.

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