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2007 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 12       5      
Greater Scaup 1       1      
Lesser Scaup 3       3      
Bufflehead 59       3      
Hooded Merganser 73       9      
Common Loon 2       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 19       8      
Horned Grebe 3       1      
Wood Stork 9       9      
Double-crested Cormorant 131       21      
Anhinga 16       9      
Brown Pelican 84       15      
Great Blue Heron 65       32      
Great Egret 134       38      
Snowy Egret 163       13      
Little Blue Heron 37       7      
Tricolored Heron 12       7      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 7       4      
White Ibis 239       20      
Black Vulture 21       8      
Turkey Vulture 38       17      
Osprey 33       24      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 6       5      
Red-tailed Hawk 15       9      
Clapper Rail 4       4      
American Oystercatcher 4       1      
Spotted Sandpiper 4       4      
Willet 4       2      
Sanderling 4       1      
Laughing Gull 21       4      
Ring-billed Gull 194       6      
Herring Gull 4       2      
Forster's Tern 50       2      
Royal Tern 4       1      
Rock Pigeon 18       3      
Mourning Dove 99       40      
Eastern Screech-Owl 4       4      
Great Horned Owl 4       4      
Barred Owl 2       2      
Short-eared Owl 1       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 4       4      
Red-headed Woodpecker 4       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 80       49      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 12       6      
Downy Woodpecker 31       22      
Northern Flicker 3       3      
Pileated Woodpecker 5       5      
Eastern Phoebe 15       12      
Blue Jay 128       47      
American Crow 300       48      
Fish Crow 4       2      
Tree Swallow 70       2      
Carolina Chickadee 177       57      
Tufted Titmouse 157       55      
White-breasted Nuthatch 10       8      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 55       26      
Carolina Wren 95       48      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 8       4      
Eastern Bluebird 131       36      
Hermit Thrush 15       15      
American Robin 367       12      
Gray Catbird 5       4      
Northern Mockingbird 22       18      
Brown Thrasher 19       15      
European Starling 2       1      
Cedar Waxwing 840       6      
Black-and-white Warbler 3       3      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Palm Warbler 20       1      
Pine Warbler 70       24      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 426       55      
Yellow-throated Warbler 5       5      
Eastern Towhee 20       16      
Chipping Sparrow 136       29      
Field Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 6       6      
White-throated Sparrow 84       29      
Dark-eyed Junco 2       2      
Northern Cardinal 176       66      
Red-winged Blackbird 331       32      
Common Grackle 84       8      
Boat-tailed Grackle 7       5      
Brown-headed Cowbird 23       4      
Purple Finch 2       1      
House Finch 159       37      
Pine Siskin 4       1      
American Goldfinch 377       42      
House Sparrow 7       2      
Total 6,113             

A total of 92 species were reported.

See a summary for South Carolina.

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