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2009 Results: Memphis, 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
Snow Goose 230       1      
Cackling Goose 8       1      
Canada Goose 393       15      
Wood Duck 5       2      
Gadwall 288       6      
American Wigeon 4       2      
Mallard 340       12      
Northern Shoveler 603       4      
Northern Pintail 5       1      
Green-winged Teal 13       2      
Canvasback 64       4      
Ring-necked Duck 164       8      
Greater Scaup 143       3      
Lesser Scaup 6,063       5      
Black Scoter 1       1      
Long-tailed Duck 4       2      
Bufflehead 21       1      
Hooded Merganser 46       5      
Ruddy Duck 235       2      
Northern Bobwhite 2       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 23       5      
Double-crested Cormorant 85       2      
American White Pelican 12       1      
Great Blue Heron 24       7      
Great Egret 1       1      
Black Vulture 9       2      
Turkey Vulture 14       4      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Northern Harrier 5       4      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 8       8      
Red-shouldered Hawk 6       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 34       14      
American Kestrel 13       5      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
American Coot 48       5      
Killdeer 98       6      
Wilson's Snipe 5       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 368       4      
Rock Pigeon 267       9      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 359       15      
Mourning Dove 342       70      
Barred Owl 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 6       6      
Red-headed Woodpecker 6       5      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 38       25      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 7       6      
Downy Woodpecker 57       32      
Hairy Woodpecker 5       4      
Northern Flicker 8       5      
Pileated Woodpecker 4       2      
Eastern Phoebe 3       2      
Loggerhead Shrike 2       1      
Blue Jay 139       57      
American Crow 50       8      
Fish Crow 5       3      
Horned Lark 19       1      
Carolina Chickadee 79       33      
Tufted Titmouse 42       18      
White-breasted Nuthatch 7       4      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 79       37      
Winter Wren 11       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 13       10      
Eastern Bluebird 20       5      
Hermit Thrush 2       2      
American Robin 596       59      
Northern Mockingbird 108       55      
Brown Thrasher 11       7      
European Starling 3,224       38      
Cedar Waxwing 498       5      
Orange-crowned Warbler 2       2      
Pine Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 18       8      
Eastern Towhee 10       7      
Chipping Sparrow 10       3      
Field Sparrow 30       5      
Savannah Sparrow 72       1      
Fox Sparrow 4       3      
Song Sparrow 50       7      
Swamp Sparrow 10       3      
White-throated Sparrow 381       47      
White-crowned Sparrow 10       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 169       40      
Northern Cardinal 243       66      
Red-winged Blackbird 6,903       15      
Eastern Meadowlark 6       3      
Rusty Blackbird 11       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 5       1      
Common Grackle 5,686       30      
Brown-headed Cowbird 36       12      
Purple Finch 5       3      
House Finch 180       44      
American Goldfinch 196       39      
House Sparrow 514       52      
Total 29,953             

A total of 96 species were reported.

See a summary for Tennessee.

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