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2008 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 266       12      
Wood Duck 10       2      
Gadwall 6       2      
American Wigeon 16       1      
American Black Duck 17       2      
Mallard 232       9      
Green-winged Teal 2       1      
Redhead 31       2      
Ring-necked Duck 4       2      
Greater Scaup 19       2      
Lesser Scaup 69       4      
White-winged Scoter 2       1      
Bufflehead 93       3      
Common Goldeneye 2       1      
Hooded Merganser 1       1      
Common Merganser 44       5      
Ruddy Duck 7       1      
Wild Turkey 21       1      
Horned Grebe 8       2      
Great Blue Heron 7       4      
Black Vulture 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 12       6      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 4       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 16       9      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 692       6      
Herring Gull 40       3      
Great Black-backed Gull 8       3      
Rock Pigeon 189       4      
Mourning Dove 302       42      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 3       3      
Red-headed Woodpecker 4       4      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 21       18      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 6       4      
Downy Woodpecker 58       37      
Hairy Woodpecker 16       13      
Northern Flicker 6       4      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       2      
Blue Jay 50       26      
American Crow 133       29      
Fish Crow 5       4      
Carolina Chickadee 18       7      
Black-capped Chickadee 91       30      
Tufted Titmouse 98       33      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 8       7      
White-breasted Nuthatch 46       27      
Carolina Wren 28       18      
Winter Wren 3       3      
Eastern Bluebird 9       4      
American Robin 45       5      
Northern Mockingbird 5       5      
European Starling 516       28      
American Tree Sparrow 2       2      
Field Sparrow 8       1      
Fox Sparrow 12       4      
Song Sparrow 41       16      
White-throated Sparrow 75       27      
White-crowned Sparrow 13       4      
Dark-eyed Junco 294       40      
Northern Cardinal 153       44      
Red-winged Blackbird 7       2      
Common Grackle 25       4      
Brown-headed Cowbird 10       1      
Purple Finch 16       5      
House Finch 119       31      
Common Redpoll 1       1      
Pine Siskin 2       2      
American Goldfinch 106       20      
House Sparrow 170       22      
Total 4,349             

A total of 71 species were reported.

See a summary for Pennsylvania.

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