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2006 Results: Jacksonville, 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
Ross's Goose 3       1      
Brant 2       1      
Canada Goose 75       6      
Wood Duck 23       4      
American Wigeon 5       1      
American Black Duck 11       2      
Mallard 47       11      
Blue-winged Teal 3       1      
Redhead 3       2      
White-winged Scoter 1       1      
Black Scoter 4       1      
Long-tailed Duck 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 2       1      
Wild Turkey 18       3      
Common Loon 3       3      
Brown Pelican 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 7       6      
Great Egret 6       4      
Little Blue Heron 1       1      
Tricolored Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 32       6      
Turkey Vulture 41       15      
Osprey 3       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 14       4      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 5       1      
Merlin 3       1      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Clapper Rail 2       1      
Virginia Rail 1       1      
Killdeer 13       2      
Least Sandpiper 5       1      
Purple Sandpiper 2       1      
Black-legged Kittiwake 28       3      
Bonaparte's Gull 26       1      
Laughing Gull 29       4      
Ring-billed Gull 108       8      
Herring Gull 47       2      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 4       1      
Rock Pigeon 146       8      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 2       1      
Mourning Dove 224       27      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Short-eared Owl 1       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 3       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 9       5      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 15       12      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 8       6      
Hairy Woodpecker 3       2      
Northern Flicker 4       4      
Pileated Woodpecker 6       5      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 41       17      
American Crow 222       25      
Fish Crow 11       5      
Tree Swallow 4       1      
Carolina Chickadee 21       10      
Tufted Titmouse 20       8      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 10       8      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 6       1      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 32       16      
House Wren 1       1      
Winter Wren 2       1      
Marsh Wren 3       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 3       2      
American Robin 72       8      
Gray Catbird 3       2      
Northern Mockingbird 17       8      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 12       1      
Pine Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 5       3      
Chipping Sparrow 9       2      
Field Sparrow 23       4      
Vesper Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 9       3      
Song Sparrow 11       4      
Swamp Sparrow 93       3      
White-throated Sparrow 11       6      
Dark-eyed Junco 48       9      
Northern Cardinal 129       25      
Common Grackle 13       4      
Purple Finch 8       1      
House Finch 31       9      
American Goldfinch 76       3      
House Sparrow 12       3      
Total 1,975             

A total of 92 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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