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2009 Results: Holden Beach, North 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
Bufflehead 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 34       6      
Red-breasted Merganser 2       1      
Common Loon 141       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 4       2      
Northern Gannet 150       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 82       10      
Brown Pelican 55       12      
Great Blue Heron 5       5      
Great Egret 14       8      
Little Blue Heron 2       1      
Tricolored Heron 5       2      
White Ibis 9       1      
Black Vulture 4       2      
Turkey Vulture 5       2      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Northern Harrier 3       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       1      
Killdeer 16       4      
American Oystercatcher 5       2      
Willet 11       1      
Lesser Yellowlegs 1       1      
Least Sandpiper 12       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 15       1      
Ring-billed Gull 23       2      
Herring Gull 22       5      
Forster's Tern 5       1      
Black Skimmer 45       1      
Mourning Dove 21       10      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 3       3      
Red-headed Woodpecker 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 3       3      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 3       3      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Pileated Woodpecker 4       2      
Loggerhead Shrike 2       1      
Blue Jay 9       4      
American Crow 4       1      
Fish Crow 4       2      
Carolina Chickadee 10       5      
Tufted Titmouse 8       5      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 2       2      
Carolina Wren 13       9      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2       1      
Eastern Bluebird 10       4      
American Robin 45       5      
Gray Catbird 3       3      
Northern Mockingbird 17       10      
Brown Thrasher 3       3      
European Starling 8       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 132       5      
Eastern Towhee 6       4      
Song Sparrow 21       4      
White-throated Sparrow 16       4      
Northern Cardinal 23       8      
Red-winged Blackbird 551       3      
Common Grackle 58       2      
Boat-tailed Grackle 35       5      
Brown-headed Cowbird 5       2      
House Finch 11       3      
American Goldfinch 17       3      
House Sparrow 7       1      
Total 1,736             

A total of 65 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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