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2006 Results: Kiawah Island, South Carolina

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

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Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Redhead 2       1      
Lesser Scaup 28       2      
Surf Scoter 1       1      
Bufflehead 12       1      
Hooded Merganser 52       2      
Common Loon 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 8       1      
Northern Gannet 5       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 42       3      
Brown Pelican 30       3      
Great Blue Heron 9       3      
Great Egret 11       3      
Snowy Egret 5       2      
Tricolored Heron 3       1      
White Ibis 8       1      
Turkey Vulture 1       1      
Osprey 2       2      
American Coot 6       1      
Black-bellied Plover 2       1      
Killdeer 1       1      
American Oystercatcher 1       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 6       2      
Willet 24       3      
Ruddy Turnstone 7       3      
Red Knot 100       1      
Sanderling 35       2      
Western Sandpiper 200       1      
Dunlin 200       2      
Short-billed Dowitcher 20       1      
Laughing Gull 27       2      
Ring-billed Gull 80       2      
Herring Gull 38       2      
Great Black-backed Gull 3       1      
Caspian Tern 2       1      
Forster's Tern 5       2      
Royal Tern 40       2      
Black Skimmer 2       1      
Mourning Dove 5       3      
Belted Kingfisher 3       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 4       1      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2       1      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 10       3      
American Crow 3       1      
Fish Crow 6       1      
Tree Swallow 35       2      
Carolina Chickadee 12       3      
Tufted Titmouse 6       3      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 2       1      
Carolina Wren 7       3      
American Robin 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 4       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 57       3      
Eastern Towhee 2       1      
Song Sparrow 2       1      
White-throated Sparrow 7       2      
Northern Cardinal 4       2      
Red-winged Blackbird 65       2      
Common Grackle 20       1      
House Finch 3       1      
American Goldfinch 2       1      
Total 1,283             

A total of 62 species were reported.

See a summary for South Carolina.

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