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2008 Results: High Point, North Carolina

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 29       7      
Mallard 12       4      
Hooded Merganser 4       1      
Wild Turkey 7       1      
Great Blue Heron 3       3      
Little Blue Heron 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 5       4      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 3       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 1       1      
Mourning Dove 74       23      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 4       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 15       11      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 6       6      
Downy Woodpecker 18       13      
Hairy Woodpecker 6       6      
Northern Flicker 3       3      
Blue Jay 28       12      
American Crow 36       13      
Fish Crow 4       1      
Carolina Chickadee 90       26      
Tufted Titmouse 52       22      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 9       4      
White-breasted Nuthatch 23       13      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 31       16      
Carolina Wren 40       21      
House Wren 1       1      
Winter Wren 2       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 6       6      
Eastern Bluebird 28       9      
American Robin 28       14      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 17       11      
European Starling 90       12      
Pine Warbler 7       5      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 22       9      
Eastern Towhee 19       13      
Chipping Sparrow 3       2      
Field Sparrow 14       3      
Fox Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 9       3      
White-throated Sparrow 44       13      
Dark-eyed Junco 62       15      
Northern Cardinal 145       28      
Red-winged Blackbird 4       3      
Common Grackle 87       10      
Brown-headed Cowbird 4       2      
Baltimore Oriole 1       1      
Purple Finch 4       2      
House Finch 66       16      
Pine Siskin 3       2      
American Goldfinch 87       14      
House Sparrow 8       3      
Total 1,274             

A total of 58 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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