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2012 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 150       9      
American Wigeon 6       1      
American Black Duck 14       3      
Mallard 80       11      
Bufflehead 44       2      
Common Merganser 3       1      
Great Blue Heron 3       3      
Black Vulture 2       2      
Turkey Vulture 27       15      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 5       5      
Bald Eagle 2       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 24       13      
Ring-billed Gull 1,171       3      
Herring Gull 400       1      
Rock Pigeon 164       3      
Mourning Dove 137       42      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 26       22      
Downy Woodpecker 48       31      
Hairy Woodpecker 16       12      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       2      
Blue Jay 30       17      
American Crow 169       37      
Carolina Chickadee 10       6      
Black-capped Chickadee 53       25      
Tufted Titmouse 63       34      
White-breasted Nuthatch 25       18      
Winter Wren 2       2      
Carolina Wren 24       22      
Eastern Bluebird 36       13      
American Robin 7       2      
Northern Mockingbird 8       8      
European Starling 487       33      
Eastern Towhee 3       1      
Field Sparrow 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 28       18      
White-throated Sparrow 40       17      
White-crowned Sparrow 4       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 191       46      
Northern Cardinal 102       49      
Red-winged Blackbird 30       10      
Common Grackle 29       10      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1       1      
Purple Finch 22       9      
House Finch 112       32      
American Goldfinch 58       17      
House Sparrow 62       22      
Total 3,926             

A total of 50 species were reported.

See a summary for Pennsylvania.

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