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2009 Results: Knoxville, Tennessee

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
Canada Goose 263       25      
Mute Swan 3       1      
Wood Duck 26       1      
Gadwall 34       4      
American Black Duck 2       1      
Mallard 434       22      
Northern Shoveler 9       3      
Ring-necked Duck 41       2      
Long-tailed Duck 1       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 2       2      
Northern Bobwhite 2       2      
Wild Turkey 86       4      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       2      
Horned Grebe 35       6      
Double-crested Cormorant 15       2      
Great Blue Heron 203       23      
Great Egret 4       3      
Black Vulture 28       8      
Turkey Vulture 28       10      
Bald Eagle 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 13       9      
Cooper's Hawk 7       7      
Red-shouldered Hawk 17       14      
Red-tailed Hawk 33       22      
American Kestrel 3       3      
American Coot 169       4      
Killdeer 43       15      
Greater Yellowlegs 2       2      
Wilson's Snipe 2       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 18       2      
Ring-billed Gull 1,419       17      
Herring Gull 12       3      
Rock Pigeon 166       17      
Mourning Dove 600       163      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 13       7      
Red-headed Woodpecker 5       5      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 112       91      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 26       23      
Downy Woodpecker 158       108      
Hairy Woodpecker 25       22      
Northern Flicker 32       27      
Pileated Woodpecker 14       12      
Eastern Phoebe 13       12      
Blue Jay 402       134      
American Crow 450       103      
Fish Crow 4       2      
Tree Swallow 2       1      
Carolina Chickadee 488       178      
Tufted Titmouse 355       151      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 7       6      
White-breasted Nuthatch 102       66      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 10       6      
Brown Creeper 6       6      
Carolina Wren 215       116      
Winter Wren 3       3      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 2       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 8       8      
Eastern Bluebird 148       72      
Hermit Thrush 15       6      
American Robin 1,382       136      
Northern Mockingbird 149       93      
Brown Thrasher 15       13      
European Starling 829       72      
American Pipit 2       1      
Cedar Waxwing 637       48      
Pine Warbler 17       16      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 40       24      
Eastern Towhee 195       109      
Chipping Sparrow 24       11      
Field Sparrow 32       10      
Vesper Sparrow 4       1      
Savannah Sparrow 6       2      
Fox Sparrow 8       5      
Song Sparrow 129       82      
White-throated Sparrow 214       55      
White-crowned Sparrow 26       7      
Dark-eyed Junco 68       28      
Northern Cardinal 792       195      
Red-winged Blackbird 40       16      
Common Grackle 138       29      
Brown-headed Cowbird 10       4      
Purple Finch 290       60      
House Finch 447       117      
Pine Siskin 968       76      
American Goldfinch 975       136      
House Sparrow 167       33      
Total 13,946             

A total of 88 species were reported.

See a summary for Tennessee.

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