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2009 Results: Morristown, New Jersey

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 595       3      
Mute Swan 3       1      
Tundra Swan 21       1      
Mallard 24       2      
Ring-necked Duck 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 1       1      
Northern Harrier 3       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 16       3      
Rock Pigeon 24       1      
Mourning Dove 76       6      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 13       5      
Downy Woodpecker 25       8      
Hairy Woodpecker 5       4      
Northern Flicker 5       3      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Blue Jay 106       7      
American Crow 184       4      
Black-capped Chickadee 36       6      
Tufted Titmouse 44       10      
White-breasted Nuthatch 34       6      
Brown Creeper 3       2      
Carolina Wren 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 2       1      
Northern Mockingbird 1       1      
European Starling 6       4      
American Tree Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 29       4      
Dark-eyed Junco 103       12      
Northern Cardinal 78       8      
Red-winged Blackbird 1       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2       1      
Purple Finch 5       2      
House Finch 91       5      
Common Redpoll 4       2      
Pine Siskin 123       6      
American Goldfinch 43       8      
House Sparrow 61       9      
Total 1,777             

A total of 41 species were reported.

See a summary for New Jersey.

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