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2002 Results: Jekyll Island, Georgia

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
Greater Scaup 200       1      
Lesser Scaup 113       4      
Black Scoter 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 17       3      
Red-breasted Merganser 2       1      
Red-throated Loon 2       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 9       3      
Wood Stork 4       4      
Northern Gannet 53       4      
Double-crested Cormorant 234       6      
Anhinga 13       3      
American White Pelican 2       1      
Brown Pelican 95       6      
Great Blue Heron 2       1      
Great Egret 49       5      
Snowy Egret 42       4      
Little Blue Heron 16       3      
Tricolored Heron 8       4      
Reddish Egret 2       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 36       2      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 14       2      
White Ibis 5       3      
Black Vulture 10       5      
Turkey Vulture 69       10      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 4       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       2      
American Kestrel 10       3      
Clapper Rail 10       1      
Black-bellied Plover 20       2      
Wilson's Plover 1       1      
Semipalmated Plover 38       2      
Piping Plover 1       1      
American Avocet 32       1      
Willet 9       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 33       3      
Sanderling 38       3      
Western Sandpiper 200       1      
Least Sandpiper 8       1      
Dunlin 359       2      
Short-billed Dowitcher 37       2      
Bonaparte's Gull 1       1      
Laughing Gull 74       3      
Ring-billed Gull 155       5      
Herring Gull 40       4      
Great Black-backed Gull 3       1      
Forster's Tern 46       3      
Royal Tern 15       1      
Black Skimmer 163       4      
Parasitic Jaeger 1       1      
Mourning Dove 110       12      
Great Horned Owl 4       2      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 6       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 20       7      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 8       6      
Northern Flicker 5       1      
Pileated Woodpecker 5       2      
Eastern Phoebe 8       3      
Western Kingbird 2       1      
White-eyed Vireo 2       2      
Blue Jay 38       8      
American Crow 51       2      
Fish Crow 13       2      
Purple Martin 1       1      
Tree Swallow 26       4      
Carolina Chickadee 45       13      
Tufted Titmouse 5       2      
Carolina Wren 32       13      
Sedge Wren 3       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 30       5      
Eastern Bluebird 23       5      
American Robin 35       1      
Gray Catbird 8       3      
Northern Mockingbird 18       8      
Brown Thrasher 3       3      
European Starling 23       1      
Cedar Waxwing 117       3      
Black-and-white Warbler 3       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Common Yellowthroat 3       1      
Pine Warbler 7       5      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 330       11      
Yellow-throated Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 15       8      
Chipping Sparrow 34       3      
Field Sparrow 2       1      
Savannah Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 7       1      
Swamp Sparrow 3       1      
White-throated Sparrow 16       5      
Northern Cardinal 48       13      
Red-winged Blackbird 75       3      
Common Grackle 91       4      
Boat-tailed Grackle 131       6      
American Goldfinch 122       4      
Total 3,837             

A total of 100 species were reported.

See a summary for Georgia.

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