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2009 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 49       1      
Lesser Scaup 45       2      
Hooded Merganser 19       4      
Red-breasted Merganser 1       1      
Common Loon 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Wood Stork 9       3      
Northern Gannet 131       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 57       9      
Anhinga 2       2      
American White Pelican 1       1      
Brown Pelican 104       9      
Great Blue Heron 4       4      
Great Egret 17       6      
Snowy Egret 55       6      
Little Blue Heron 13       6      
Tricolored Heron 9       4      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 14       2      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 38       2      
White Ibis 8       2      
Black Vulture 16       4      
Turkey Vulture 79       8      
Osprey 2       2      
Bald Eagle 2       2      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 4       3      
Clapper Rail 2       2      
Black-bellied Plover 40       2      
Wilson's Plover 2       1      
Semipalmated Plover 20       2      
Piping Plover 2       1      
Killdeer 3       2      
American Oystercatcher 70       3      
American Avocet 71       5      
Greater Yellowlegs 22       1      
Willet 214       7      
Lesser Yellowlegs 2       1      
Whimbrel 6       2      
Marbled Godwit 7       2      
Ruddy Turnstone 44       4      
Sanderling 14       2      
Western Sandpiper 205       4      
Least Sandpiper 1       1      
Dunlin 1,466       5      
Laughing Gull 133       6      
Ring-billed Gull 387       8      
Herring Gull 62       5      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 4       2      
Caspian Tern 5       1      
Forster's Tern 228       7      
Royal Tern 185       6      
Black Skimmer 251       3      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 10       3      
Mourning Dove 118       10      
Belted Kingfisher 6       4      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 7       4      
Downy Woodpecker 2       1      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 2       2      
White-eyed Vireo 2       2      
Blue-headed Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 2       2      
Fish Crow 17       4      
Carolina Chickadee 23       6      
Tufted Titmouse 1       1      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 2       1      
Carolina Wren 15       7      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 8       3      
Eastern Bluebird 13       4      
Hermit Thrush 3       3      
Gray Catbird 2       2      
Northern Mockingbird 17       8      
European Starling 53       4      
Cedar Waxwing 30       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Palm Warbler 4       3      
Pine Warbler 4       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 138       8      
Yellow-throated Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 5       3      
Chipping Sparrow 68       6      
Savannah Sparrow 3       2      
Nelson's Sparrow 1       1      
Saltmarsh Sparrow 2       2      
White-throated Sparrow 10       5      
Northern Cardinal 55       11      
Red-winged Blackbird 17       2      
Eastern Meadowlark 2       1      
Common Grackle 44       4      
Boat-tailed Grackle 174       6      
Purple Finch 2       1      
House Finch 19       6      
American Goldfinch 7       2      
House Sparrow 16       3      
Total 5,042             

A total of 100 species were reported.

See a summary for Georgia.

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