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2006 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 76       3      
Mallard 2       1      
Turkey Vulture 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 3       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 15       1      
Mourning Dove 37       8      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 7       7      
Downy Woodpecker 8       7      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Blue Jay 14       4      
American Crow 91       5      
Carolina Chickadee 16       8      
Tufted Titmouse 13       5      
White-breasted Nuthatch 8       4      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 11       7      
American Robin 27       4      
European Starling 27       2      
Cedar Waxwing 8       1      
Song Sparrow 5       1      
White-throated Sparrow 25       4      
White-crowned Sparrow 1       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 44       8      
Northern Cardinal 33       7      
Red-winged Blackbird 19       1      
Common Grackle 5       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2       1      
House Finch 12       4      
American Goldfinch 54       7      
House Sparrow 32       3      
Total 603             

A total of 35 species were reported.

See a summary for Maryland.

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