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2005 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 60       7      
Mallard 45       7      
Green-winged Teal 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 157       5      
Hooded Merganser 6       2      
Ruddy Duck 111       6      
Wild Turkey 7       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 41       7      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Turkey Vulture 6       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 3       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 7       5      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
American Coot 99       6      
Ring-billed Gull 78       4      
Rock Pigeon 11       1      
Mourning Dove 78       12      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 3       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 12       10      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 5       4      
Downy Woodpecker 9       7      
Northern Flicker 8       6      
Blue Jay 25       11      
American Crow 26       9      
Fish Crow 2       1      
Carolina Chickadee 31       10      
Tufted Titmouse 36       14      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 10       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 4       4      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 9       6      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 21       9      
House Wren 2       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 2       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 5       5      
Eastern Bluebird 11       7      
Hermit Thrush 5       3      
American Robin 116       11      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 15       11      
Brown Thrasher 8       8      
European Starling 56       8      
Cedar Waxwing 291       4      
Pine Warbler 13       6      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 63       6      
Eastern Towhee 22       9      
Field Sparrow 8       1      
Fox Sparrow 3       3      
Song Sparrow 13       7      
White-throated Sparrow 101       10      
Dark-eyed Junco 57       11      
Northern Cardinal 186       15      
Red-winged Blackbird 149       4      
Common Grackle 143       5      
Brown-headed Cowbird 11       4      
Baltimore Oriole 3       3      
House Finch 26       7      
Pine Siskin 9       4      
American Goldfinch 55       8      
House Sparrow 6       4      
Total 2,299             

A total of 63 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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