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2009 Results: Matthews, North Carolina

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 138       14      
Wood Duck 2       1      
Mallard 54       8      
Ring-necked Duck 2       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 3       3      
Great Blue Heron 10       4      
Black Vulture 52       3      
Turkey Vulture 74       17      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4       2      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 25       16      
Red-tailed Hawk 7       5      
Ring-billed Gull 1       1      
Herring Gull 3       1      
Rock Pigeon 1       1      
Mourning Dove 125       38      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 7       5      
Red-headed Woodpecker 5       4      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 42       32      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 9       5      
Downy Woodpecker 77       36      
Hairy Woodpecker 8       5      
Northern Flicker 5       5      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 5       3      
Blue Jay 38       17      
American Crow 84       30      
Carolina Chickadee 177       53      
Tufted Titmouse 107       40      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 5       3      
White-breasted Nuthatch 18       10      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 51       28      
Carolina Wren 91       43      
House Wren 2       2      
Winter Wren 3       3      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 10       7      
Eastern Bluebird 83       33      
Hermit Thrush 4       4      
American Robin 83       27      
Gray Catbird 7       4      
Northern Mockingbird 32       22      
Brown Thrasher 14       13      
European Starling 76       13      
Cedar Waxwing 26       3      
Palm Warbler 1       1      
Pine Warbler 18       11      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 54       24      
Eastern Towhee 42       25      
Chipping Sparrow 3       2      
Field Sparrow 19       6      
Savannah Sparrow 14       3      
Fox Sparrow 5       4      
Song Sparrow 87       11      
Swamp Sparrow 6       1      
White-throated Sparrow 85       18      
White-crowned Sparrow 2       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 88       28      
Northern Cardinal 279       58      
Red-winged Blackbird 4       1      
Rusty Blackbird 1       1      
Common Grackle 33       8      
Brown-headed Cowbird 14       3      
Purple Finch 26       10      
House Finch 66       25      
Pine Siskin 148       17      
American Goldfinch 209       38      
House Sparrow 43       7      
Total 2,823             

A total of 70 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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