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2008 Results: Gastonia, North Carolina

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 192       15      
Wood Duck 17       3      
Mallard 88       9      
Canvasback 5       5      
Ring-necked Duck 70       4      
Hooded Merganser 25       6      
Ruddy Duck 182       3      
Wild Turkey 32       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 17       5      
Double-crested Cormorant 38       2      
Great Blue Heron 8       8      
Black Vulture 25       3      
Turkey Vulture 22       9      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3       3      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 9       7      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       3      
American Kestrel 1       1      
American Coot 87       4      
Bonaparte's Gull 4       2      
Ring-billed Gull 39       4      
Rock Pigeon 7       1      
Mourning Dove 198       41      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 12       8      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 40       28      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 14       10      
Downy Woodpecker 40       26      
Hairy Woodpecker 7       7      
Northern Flicker 5       5      
Eastern Phoebe 9       6      
Blue Jay 26       8      
American Crow 71       23      
Fish Crow 2       2      
Carolina Chickadee 94       39      
Tufted Titmouse 62       29      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 7       7      
White-breasted Nuthatch 22       17      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 21       14      
Brown Creeper 4       3      
Carolina Wren 51       27      
House Wren 2       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 19       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 16       11      
Eastern Bluebird 51       22      
Hermit Thrush 2       2      
American Robin 49       9      
Northern Mockingbird 18       14      
Brown Thrasher 5       4      
European Starling 72       8      
Cedar Waxwing 4       2      
Pine Warbler 33       18      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 34       8      
Eastern Towhee 20       13      
Chipping Sparrow 111       16      
Field Sparrow 15       6      
Fox Sparrow 5       4      
Song Sparrow 55       18      
White-throated Sparrow 135       19      
Dark-eyed Junco 261       35      
Northern Cardinal 273       37      
Red-winged Blackbird 158       5      
Rusty Blackbird 1       1      
Common Grackle 107       8      
Brown-headed Cowbird 3       3      
Baltimore Oriole 3       3      
House Finch 61       14      
Pine Siskin 21       7      
American Goldfinch 244       23      
House Sparrow 8       3      
Total 3,349             

A total of 71 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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