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2005 Results: Harrisburg, 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 324       5      
Mute Swan 1       1      
Wood Duck 9       1      
American Black Duck 4       1      
Mallard 3       1      
Ring-necked Duck 6       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 32       3      
Cooper's Hawk 5       5      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 6       4      
American Kestrel 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 62       1      
Rock Pigeon 7       1      
Mourning Dove 233       26      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 16       13      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 4       3      
Downy Woodpecker 43       22      
Hairy Woodpecker 8       7      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Blue Jay 16       9      
American Crow 31       11      
Carolina Chickadee 10       4      
Black-capped Chickadee 47       18      
Tufted Titmouse 39       17      
White-breasted Nuthatch 28       17      
Brown Creeper 2       2      
Carolina Wren 16       14      
Eastern Bluebird 2       1      
American Robin 9       1      
Northern Mockingbird 2       2      
European Starling 333       17      
Cedar Waxwing 50       1      
American Tree Sparrow 3       1      
Song Sparrow 13       9      
White-throated Sparrow 141       19      
Dark-eyed Junco 150       24      
Northern Cardinal 77       24      
Red-winged Blackbird 9       3      
Common Grackle 10       6      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2       1      
Purple Finch 33       6      
House Finch 75       17      
American Goldfinch 13       8      
House Sparrow 190       20      
Total 2,071             

A total of 46 species were reported.

See a summary for Pennsylvania.

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