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2012 Results: Isle of Palms, South 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
Gadwall 60       2      
American Wigeon 69       2      
American Black Duck 5       1      
Mottled Duck 8       2      
Black Scoter 80       1      
Bufflehead 68       4      
Hooded Merganser 22       2      
Red-throated Loon 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 20       3      
Horned Grebe 2       2      
Northern Gannet 5       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 17       7      
Anhinga 3       3      
Brown Pelican 8       5      
Great Blue Heron 14       4      
Great Egret 22       3      
Snowy Egret 39       3      
Little Blue Heron 11       3      
Tricolored Heron 17       4      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 33       4      
White Ibis 5       1      
Black Vulture 2       1      
Turkey Vulture 16       6      
Osprey 2       2      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Bald Eagle 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Clapper Rail 2       1      
Common Gallinule 3       2      
American Coot 1       1      
Black-bellied Plover 18       2      
Willet 28       3      
Ruddy Turnstone 12       2      
Sanderling 26       3      
Western Sandpiper 100       1      
Dunlin 400       2      
Short-billed Dowitcher 10       1      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 1       1      
Laughing Gull 7       2      
Ring-billed Gull 207       7      
Herring Gull 34       4      
Great Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Forster's Tern 43       3      
Royal Tern 5       3      
Black Skimmer 30       1      
Rock Pigeon 25       2      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 5       2      
Mourning Dove 13       4      
Common Ground-Dove 2       1      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 5       4      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 3       2      
Northern Flicker 4       2      
Blue Jay 6       2      
Purple Martin 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 3       2      
Carolina Wren 7       6      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 11       5      
European Starling 98       5      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 108       6      
Savannah Sparrow 4       3      
Song Sparrow 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 15       3      
Red-winged Blackbird 19       6      
Common Grackle 90       2      
Boat-tailed Grackle 28       6      
House Finch 8       5      
House Sparrow 1       1      
Total 1,923             

A total of 72 species were reported.

See a summary for South Carolina.

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