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2005 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
Lesser Scaup 58       3      
Black Scoter 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 6       2      
Red-breasted Merganser 32       1      
Ruddy Duck 1       1      
Common Loon 10       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 6       1      
Wood Stork 5       3      
Northern Gannet 3       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 220       6      
Anhinga 4       1      
Brown Pelican 35       6      
Great Blue Heron 12       3      
Great Egret 22       6      
Snowy Egret 15       4      
Little Blue Heron 4       3      
Tricolored Heron 4       4      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 8       1      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 2       1      
White Ibis 1       1      
Black Vulture 9       4      
Turkey Vulture 32       6      
Osprey 3       3      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       1      
American Kestrel 2       2      
Clapper Rail 2       1      
Black-bellied Plover 23       2      
Wilson's Plover 10       1      
Semipalmated Plover 36       1      
Killdeer 1       1      
American Oystercatcher 1       1      
American Avocet 25       2      
Willet 46       5      
Marbled Godwit 5       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 3       1      
Sanderling 149       2      
Western Sandpiper 22       2      
Least Sandpiper 10       1      
Dunlin 706       4      
Short-billed Dowitcher 141       2      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 4       2      
Laughing Gull 320       4      
Ring-billed Gull 238       6      
Herring Gull 7       3      
Forster's Tern 38       3      
Royal Tern 7       2      
Black Skimmer 50       1      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 11       4      
Mourning Dove 28       5      
Belted Kingfisher 3       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 16       7      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 5       4      
Downy Woodpecker 3       2      
Northern Flicker 8       2      
Pileated Woodpecker 3       2      
Eastern Phoebe 5       4      
Loggerhead Shrike 1       1      
White-eyed Vireo 3       2      
Blue-headed Vireo 3       2      
Blue Jay 22       5      
Tree Swallow 10       1      
Carolina Chickadee 21       7      
Tufted Titmouse 2       1      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 1       1      
Carolina Wren 22       6      
House Wren 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 5       3      
Eastern Bluebird 9       4      
Hermit Thrush 5       5      
American Robin 92       8      
Gray Catbird 16       4      
Northern Mockingbird 15       7      
Brown Thrasher 4       3      
European Starling 2       1      
Cedar Waxwing 100       1      
Black-and-white Warbler 1       1      
Palm Warbler 2       1      
Pine Warbler 6       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 229       6      
Eastern Towhee 12       5      
Chipping Sparrow 13       2      
Seaside Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 10       2      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 10       3      
Northern Cardinal 38       8      
Red-winged Blackbird 8       4      
Eastern Meadowlark 4       1      
Common Grackle 81       4      
Boat-tailed Grackle 187       4      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1       1      
Purple Finch 1       1      
House Finch 1       1      
American Goldfinch 31       4      
House Sparrow 2       1      
Total 3,402             

A total of 101 species were reported.

See a summary for Georgia.

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