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2004 Results: Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

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Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Wood Duck 2       1      
Mallard 6       1      
Lesser Scaup 47       2      
Surf Scoter 14       1      
Bufflehead 25       4      
Common Goldeneye 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 70       10      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 89       13      
Great Cormorant 5       4      
Anhinga 2       1      
Brown Pelican 27       8      
Great Blue Heron 30       14      
Great Egret 17       11      
Snowy Egret 9       6      
Tricolored Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 4       1      
White Ibis 85       8      
Black Vulture 3       1      
Turkey Vulture 5       3      
Osprey 11       9      
Bald Eagle 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       2      
American Kestrel 1       1      
American Coot 4       1      
Black-bellied Plover 21       2      
Piping Plover 1       1      
Killdeer 3       1      
American Oystercatcher 4       1      
Willet 20       1      
Marbled Godwit 100       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 15       2      
Sanderling 20       1      
Least Sandpiper 2       1      
Dunlin 26       2      
Short-billed Dowitcher 8       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 20       1      
Laughing Gull 42       2      
Ring-billed Gull 85       3      
Herring Gull 16       2      
Great Black-backed Gull 3       1      
Forster's Tern 1       1      
Royal Tern 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 2       1      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 14       1      
Mourning Dove 95       22      
Belted Kingfisher 3       3      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 31       25      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 6       6      
Northern Flicker 27       5      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 2       1      
Blue Jay 42       22      
American Crow 98       25      
Fish Crow 3       1      
Tree Swallow 10       1      
Carolina Chickadee 95       40      
Tufted Titmouse 49       28      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 30       19      
Carolina Wren 45       23      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2       2      
Eastern Bluebird 48       12      
Hermit Thrush 2       1      
American Robin 6       2      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 20       15      
Brown Thrasher 9       6      
European Starling 10       1      
Cedar Waxwing 176       3      
Black-and-white Warbler 1       1      
Common Yellowthroat 2       1      
Palm Warbler 4       3      
Pine Warbler 30       15      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 165       23      
Eastern Towhee 11       7      
Chipping Sparrow 118       24      
Song Sparrow 5       5      
White-throated Sparrow 18       11      
Northern Cardinal 107       32      
Red-winged Blackbird 206       17      
Common Grackle 50       8      
Boat-tailed Grackle 99       5      
Brown-headed Cowbird 23       7      
House Finch 61       25      
American Goldfinch 128       30      
Total 2,713             

A total of 89 species were reported.

See a summary for South Carolina.

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