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2007 Results: Memphis, Tennessee

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 3       1      
Canada Goose 522       10      
Wood Duck 13       2      
Gadwall 24       2      
Mallard 182       11      
Northern Shoveler 12       1      
Canvasback 50       1      
Redhead 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 112       4      
Bufflehead 4       1      
Ruddy Duck 5       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 5       5      
Black Vulture 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 1       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 7       7      
Red-tailed Hawk 17       13      
American Kestrel 3       3      
Merlin 1       1      
American Coot 12       2      
Killdeer 6       4      
Ring-billed Gull 251       3      
Rock Pigeon 183       10      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 26       9      
Mourning Dove 601       68      
Barred Owl 3       2      
Belted Kingfisher 3       3      
Red-headed Woodpecker 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 38       27      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 7       7      
Downy Woodpecker 60       36      
Hairy Woodpecker 9       4      
Northern Flicker 17       13      
Pileated Woodpecker 5       3      
Blue Jay 103       45      
American Crow 27       6      
Carolina Chickadee 78       36      
Tufted Titmouse 39       17      
White-breasted Nuthatch 10       8      
Brown Creeper 3       3      
Carolina Wren 63       34      
Winter Wren 2       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 4       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 17       13      
Eastern Bluebird 2       2      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 394       68      
Northern Mockingbird 80       45      
Brown Thrasher 7       6      
European Starling 707       29      
Cedar Waxwing 1,089       20      
Orange-crowned Warbler 2       2      
Pine Warbler 16       10      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 10       9      
Eastern Towhee 18       8      
Field Sparrow 97       7      
Fox Sparrow 15       5      
Song Sparrow 31       11      
White-throated Sparrow 321       52      
White-crowned Sparrow 41       7      
Dark-eyed Junco 358       59      
Northern Cardinal 309       69      
Red-winged Blackbird 32       17      
Rusty Blackbird 21       4      
Common Grackle 1,617       42      
Brown-headed Cowbird 401       35      
Purple Finch 49       10      
House Finch 355       49      
Pine Siskin 8       3      
American Goldfinch 153       29      
House Sparrow 675       58      
Total 9,345             

A total of 73 species were reported.

See a summary for Tennessee.

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