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2012 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 177       17      
Wood Duck 8       1      
Mallard 32       7      
Ring-necked Duck 58       4      
Hooded Merganser 22       4      
Ruddy Duck 66       6      
Wild Turkey 16       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 13       8      
Double-crested Cormorant 6       2      
Great Blue Heron 8       7      
Black Vulture 16       5      
Turkey Vulture 28       13      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 6       6      
Red-shouldered Hawk 7       7      
Red-tailed Hawk 22       13      
Killdeer 36       12      
American Woodcock 5       2      
Ring-billed Gull 142       9      
Rock Pigeon 30       3      
Mourning Dove 205       47      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 9       6      
Red-headed Woodpecker 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 43       30      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 8       6      
Downy Woodpecker 41       29      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 11       6      
Pileated Woodpecker 3       2      
American Kestrel 2       2      
Eastern Phoebe 16       9      
Blue Jay 55       31      
American Crow 137       38      
Carolina Chickadee 140       47      
Tufted Titmouse 105       45      
White-breasted Nuthatch 17       11      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 28       15      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
House Wren 6       3      
Winter Wren 2       2      
Carolina Wren 99       41      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 14       5      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 12       8      
Eastern Bluebird 87       34      
Hermit Thrush 6       4      
American Robin 331       32      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 50       33      
Brown Thrasher 9       6      
European Starling 160       14      
American Pipit 1       1      
Cedar Waxwing 27       4      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Palm Warbler 2       1      
Pine Warbler 35       22      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 60       23      
Eastern Towhee 54       23      
Chipping Sparrow 79       13      
Field Sparrow 65       4      
Vesper Sparrow 4       2      
Savannah Sparrow 58       3      
Fox Sparrow 4       3      
Song Sparrow 80       17      
Swamp Sparrow 4       3      
White-throated Sparrow 159       24      
White-crowned Sparrow 5       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 176       26      
Northern Cardinal 410       49      
Red-winged Blackbird 713       13      
Eastern Meadowlark 24       5      
Rusty Blackbird 37       3      
Common Grackle 189       22      
Brown-headed Cowbird 13       6      
Baltimore Oriole 3       2      
Purple Finch 20       8      
House Finch 115       27      
Pine Siskin 45       9      
American Goldfinch 207       36      
House Sparrow 48       10      
Total 4,940             

A total of 81 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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