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2012 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
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck 42       1      
Cackling Goose 1       1      
Canada Goose 1,006       38      
Mute Swan 1       1      
Wood Duck 28       5      
Gadwall 477       15      
American Wigeon 2       2      
Mallard 336       26      
Northern Shoveler 42       4      
Canvasback 112       4      
Ring-necked Duck 220       11      
Greater Scaup 7       2      
Lesser Scaup 7,394       7      
Long-tailed Duck 1       1      
Bufflehead 3       1      
Hooded Merganser 65       5      
Common Merganser 1       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 1       1      
Ruddy Duck 222       8      
Pied-billed Grebe 78       14      
Double-crested Cormorant 41       2      
American White Pelican 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 20       15      
Black Vulture 8       4      
Turkey Vulture 17       10      
Northern Harrier 3       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 16       14      
Red-shouldered Hawk 9       9      
Red-tailed Hawk 42       23      
American Coot 298       11      
Killdeer 94       13      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 512       12      
Herring Gull 11       2      
Forster's Tern 4       1      
Rock Pigeon 652       8      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 71       20      
Mourning Dove 467       90      
Barred Owl 6       4      
Belted Kingfisher 8       7      
Red-headed Woodpecker 4       4      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 77       45      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 8       7      
Downy Woodpecker 62       40      
Hairy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 30       17      
American Kestrel 10       7      
Eastern Phoebe 3       2      
Loggerhead Shrike 1       1      
Blue Jay 300       91      
American Crow 154       13      
Fish Crow 1       1      
Purple Martin 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 90       33      
Tufted Titmouse 67       24      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 3       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 20       11      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Winter Wren 4       3      
Carolina Wren 76       44      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 7       5      
Eastern Bluebird 36       10      
Hermit Thrush 3       3      
American Robin 1,578       101      
Northern Mockingbird 124       63      
Brown Thrasher 11       8      
European Starling 1,213       31      
Cedar Waxwing 421       15      
Orange-crowned Warbler 2       2      
Pine Warbler 4       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 29       13      
Eastern Towhee 20       9      
American Tree Sparrow 4       3      
Chipping Sparrow 52       9      
Field Sparrow 38       11      
Savannah Sparrow 35       4      
Song Sparrow 26       10      
White-throated Sparrow 252       44      
White-crowned Sparrow 23       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 412       66      
Northern Cardinal 354       94      
Red-winged Blackbird 117       12      
Eastern Meadowlark 19       3      
Rusty Blackbird 36       5      
Common Grackle 967       32      
Brown-headed Cowbird 145       11      
Purple Finch 12       5      
House Finch 258       62      
Pine Siskin 6       3      
American Goldfinch 221       25      
House Sparrow 587       66      
Total 20,248             

A total of 93 species were reported.

See a summary for Tennessee.

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