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2012 Results: Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania

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 191       12      
American Black Duck 6       2      
Mallard 181       11      
Green-winged Teal 3       1      
Hooded Merganser 4       2      
Common Merganser 95       4      
Great Blue Heron 6       3      
Black Vulture 7       4      
Turkey Vulture 44       9      
Northern Harrier 2       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 3       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 8       6      
Ring-billed Gull 83       2      
Herring Gull 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 11       1      
Mourning Dove 104       30      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 19       16      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 41       26      
Hairy Woodpecker 2       1      
Northern Flicker 6       5      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Merlin 1       1      
Blue Jay 9       5      
American Crow 1,203       21      
Carolina Chickadee 21       6      
Black-capped Chickadee 47       17      
Tufted Titmouse 46       24      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 13       10      
Brown Creeper 2       2      
Carolina Wren 25       14      
Eastern Bluebird 17       7      
American Robin 8       2      
Northern Mockingbird 16       15      
European Starling 223       15      
Field Sparrow 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 2       2      
Song Sparrow 38       14      
White-throated Sparrow 21       7      
White-crowned Sparrow 13       6      
Dark-eyed Junco 136       32      
Northern Cardinal 90       37      
Red-winged Blackbird 14       2      
Common Grackle 4       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1       1      
Purple Finch 22       7      
House Finch 99       30      
American Goldfinch 97       17      
House Sparrow 46       16      
Total 3,042             

A total of 54 species were reported.

See a summary for Pennsylvania.

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