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2009 Results: Marietta, Georgia

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 1       1      
Canada Goose 149       23      
Wood Duck 4       2      
Gadwall 1       1      
Mallard 24       9      
Hooded Merganser 37       5      
Wild Turkey 34       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 7       6      
Black Vulture 5       4      
Turkey Vulture 40       12      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 5       2      
Cooper's Hawk 16       13      
Red-shouldered Hawk 34       24      
Red-tailed Hawk 39       30      
Sandhill Crane 322       8      
Sanderling 3       1      
Ring-billed Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 2       1      
Mourning Dove 370       133      
Common Ground-Dove 44       11      
Eastern Screech-Owl 4       3      
Great Horned Owl 2       1      
Barred Owl 6       5      
Eastern Whip-poor-will 2       2      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 14       6      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 1       1      
Allen's Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 7       7      
Red-headed Woodpecker 24       20      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 149       108      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 13       12      
Downy Woodpecker 126       86      
Hairy Woodpecker 27       19      
Northern Flicker 26       19      
Pileated Woodpecker 9       9      
Eastern Phoebe 19       16      
White-eyed Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 348       136      
American Crow 252       77      
Fish Crow 5       3      
Carolina Chickadee 506       173      
Tufted Titmouse 513       177      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 11       5      
White-breasted Nuthatch 214       112      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 229       122      
Brown Creeper 2       2      
Carolina Wren 231       127      
House Wren 33       15      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 6       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 4       4      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 28       23      
Eastern Bluebird 216       82      
Hermit Thrush 3       2      
American Robin 266       93      
Gray Catbird 8       6      
Northern Mockingbird 78       57      
Brown Thrasher 64       48      
European Starling 113       35      
Cedar Waxwing 179       12      
Palm Warbler 1       1      
Pine Warbler 86       57      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 248       72      
Yellow-throated Warbler 2       2      
Wilson's Warbler 2       1      
Eastern Towhee 195       105      
Chipping Sparrow 158       29      
Field Sparrow 27       10      
Fox Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 118       56      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 102       53      
White-crowned Sparrow 7       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 105       43      
Northern Cardinal 676       179      
Red-winged Blackbird 100       20      
Common Grackle 79       24      
Boat-tailed Grackle 29       6      
Brown-headed Cowbird 18       5      
Baltimore Oriole 6       4      
Purple Finch 94       40      
House Finch 435       127      
Pine Siskin 291       38      
American Goldfinch 533       96      
House Sparrow 45       17      
Total 8,241             

A total of 86 species were reported.

See a summary for Georgia.

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