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2009 Results: Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

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Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Canada Goose 1,525       23      
American Wigeon 4       1      
American Black Duck 3       2      
Mallard 270       15      
Green-winged Teal 2       1      
Canvasback 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 29       4      
Common Merganser 20       5      
Red-necked Grebe 4       4      
Western Grebe 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 6       5      
Black Vulture 6       2      
Turkey Vulture 21       8      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 25       15      
American Kestrel 8       5      
Ring-billed Gull 122       5      
Herring Gull 8       1      
Rock Pigeon 69       7      
Mourning Dove 262       43      
Eastern Screech-Owl 5       3      
Belted Kingfisher 9       6      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 31       15      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 4       4      
Downy Woodpecker 41       23      
Hairy Woodpecker 13       8      
Northern Flicker 14       8      
Pileated Woodpecker 5       4      
Blue Jay 39       17      
American Crow 201       33      
Fish Crow 2       1      
Carolina Chickadee 16       4      
Black-capped Chickadee 110       31      
Tufted Titmouse 68       22      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 54       21      
Brown Creeper 4       4      
Carolina Wren 53       24      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 5       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 5       1      
Eastern Bluebird 58       15      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 8       5      
Northern Mockingbird 24       16      
European Starling 393       24      
Cedar Waxwing 30       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 6       2      
Eastern Towhee 2       1      
American Tree Sparrow 8       2      
Fox Sparrow 6       1      
Song Sparrow 106       23      
Swamp Sparrow 5       1      
White-throated Sparrow 49       18      
White-crowned Sparrow 18       4      
Dark-eyed Junco 217       40      
Northern Cardinal 230       45      
Red-winged Blackbird 14       7      
Rusty Blackbird 10       1      
Common Grackle 49       5      
Brown-headed Cowbird 18       4      
Purple Finch 36       9      
House Finch 181       31      
White-winged Crossbill 1       1      
Pine Siskin 179       24      
American Goldfinch 180       31      
House Sparrow 125       20      
Total 5,028             

A total of 70 species were reported.

See a summary for Pennsylvania.

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