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2011 Results: Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

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 406       15      
Mute Swan 6       2      
Tundra Swan 7       1      
Mallard 38       10      
Redhead 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 27       1      
Common Merganser 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 2       1      
Turkey Vulture 33       12      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Northern Harrier 3       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 12       9      
American Kestrel 2       2      
American Coot 4       1      
Ring-billed Gull 4       2      
Rock Pigeon 17       3      
Mourning Dove 177       15      
Barred Owl 3       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 25       17      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 37       20      
Hairy Woodpecker 5       5      
Northern Flicker 10       7      
Blue Jay 37       13      
American Crow 59       15      
Carolina Chickadee 14       4      
Black-capped Chickadee 2       2      
Tufted Titmouse 31       15      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 18       14      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 7       5      
Eastern Bluebird 16       7      
American Robin 41       3      
Northern Mockingbird 12       9      
European Starling 443       16      
American Tree Sparrow 17       7      
Field Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 16       9      
White-throated Sparrow 45       11      
White-crowned Sparrow 62       10      
Dark-eyed Junco 183       22      
Northern Cardinal 110       22      
Red-winged Blackbird 234       13      
Common Grackle 114       10      
Brown-headed Cowbird 85       8      
Purple Finch 7       4      
House Finch 111       14      
American Goldfinch 122       18      
House Sparrow 39       13      
Total 2,657             

A total of 54 species were reported.

See a summary for Pennsylvania.

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