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2008 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 58       3      
Brant 69       2      
Canada Goose 206       10      
Wood Duck 4       1      
American Black Duck 18       2      
Mallard 52       5      
Canvasback 8       1      
Greater Scaup 35       1      
Surf Scoter 12       2      
White-winged Scoter 3       2      
Black Scoter 1       1      
Bufflehead 46       3      
Red-breasted Merganser 52       3      
Red-throated Loon 2       2      
Common Loon 20       4      
Horned Grebe 4       2      
Northern Gannet 81       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 5       3      
Great Blue Heron 5       3      
Black Vulture 17       3      
Turkey Vulture 32       10      
Bald Eagle 3       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 5       4      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 6       4      
Merlin 1       1      
Black-bellied Plover 30       1      
Sanderling 78       5      
Bonaparte's Gull 1       1      
Black-headed Gull 7       1      
Ring-billed Gull 213       6      
Herring Gull 280       5      
Iceland Gull 6       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 208       3      
Rock Pigeon 57       2      
Mourning Dove 139       24      
Belted Kingfisher 3       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 7       5      
Downy Woodpecker 5       4      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 3       1      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Blue Jay 20       6      
American Crow 26       5      
Fish Crow 4       1      
Carolina Chickadee 48       15      
Tufted Titmouse 30       12      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 25       11      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 4       2      
Brown Creeper 3       3      
Carolina Wren 16       10      
Winter Wren 5       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 4       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 5       2      
American Robin 112       13      
Northern Mockingbird 7       6      
European Starling 302       10      
Cedar Waxwing 24       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 38       3      
Field Sparrow 4       3      
Savannah Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 10       5      
White-throated Sparrow 25       4      
White-crowned Sparrow 3       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 173       25      
Northern Cardinal 73       25      
Red-winged Blackbird 418       8      
Common Grackle 1,029       15      
Boat-tailed Grackle 10       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 170       7      
Purple Finch 8       1      
House Finch 175       23      
Pine Siskin 1       1      
American Goldfinch 27       6      
House Sparrow 59       11      
Total 4,648             

A total of 76 species were reported.

See a summary for Delaware.

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