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2011 Results: Lewes, Delaware

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
Snow Goose 536       3      
Canada Goose 288       6      
Tundra Swan 50       1      
Wood Duck 2       1      
American Black Duck 30       1      
Mallard 35       4      
Northern Shoveler 150       1      
Northern Pintail 20       1      
Green-winged Teal 20       1      
Canvasback 70       1      
Greater Scaup 213       3      
Surf Scoter 60       1      
White-winged Scoter 2       1      
Black Scoter 5       1      
Long-tailed Duck 42       2      
Bufflehead 6       1      
Common Merganser 10       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 4       1      
Red-throated Loon 10       2      
Common Loon 4       1      
Red-necked Grebe 2       1      
Northern Gannet 21       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 1       1      
Great Cormorant 10       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 3       1      
Turkey Vulture 72       7      
Northern Harrier 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 60       4      
Herring Gull 192       4      
Great Black-backed Gull 17       3      
Rock Pigeon 1       1      
Mourning Dove 17       5      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 2       1      
Blue Jay 4       1      
American Crow 6       2      
Fish Crow 4       1      
Carolina Chickadee 19       6      
Tufted Titmouse 6       2      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 6       3      
White-breasted Nuthatch 2       1      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 6       2      
Carolina Wren 5       4      
Eastern Bluebird 2       1      
American Robin 68       4      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 9       5      
European Starling 217       5      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1       1      
Chipping Sparrow 7       1      
Field Sparrow 8       1      
Song Sparrow 13       5      
White-throated Sparrow 4       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 2       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 50       5      
Northern Cardinal 22       7      
Red-winged Blackbird 341       7      
Common Grackle 1,064       8      
Boat-tailed Grackle 15       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 20       2      
House Finch 23       7      
Pine Siskin 24       4      
American Goldfinch 1       1      
House Sparrow 8       2      
Total 3,920             

A total of 67 species were reported.

See a summary for Delaware.

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