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2010 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 62       3      
Mallard 48       3      
Bufflehead 26       1      
Common Merganser 53       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 4       2      
Turkey Vulture 5       4      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 6       6      
Red-tailed Hawk 9       5      
American Kestrel 4       2      
Ring-billed Gull 18       3      
Herring Gull 2       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 206       6      
Mourning Dove 230       35      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 33       27      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 50       34      
Hairy Woodpecker 9       7      
Northern Flicker 4       3      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       1      
Blue Jay 88       32      
American Crow 137       34      
Fish Crow 1       1      
Black-capped Chickadee 62       29      
Tufted Titmouse 87       36      
White-breasted Nuthatch 46       22      
Carolina Wren 33       27      
Winter Wren 3       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 19       8      
American Robin 48       8      
Northern Mockingbird 2       2      
European Starling 568       33      
Cedar Waxwing 9       1      
American Tree Sparrow 8       2      
Field Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 53       24      
White-throated Sparrow 70       29      
White-crowned Sparrow 19       4      
Dark-eyed Junco 437       49      
Northern Cardinal 152       46      
Red-winged Blackbird 5       4      
Rusty Blackbird 1       1      
Common Grackle 66       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 4       2      
Purple Finch 24       10      
House Finch 123       30      
Pine Siskin 12       2      
American Goldfinch 188       34      
House Sparrow 150       30      
Total 3,196             

A total of 53 species were reported.

See a summary for Pennsylvania.

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