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2008 Results: Morehead City, North Carolina

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 2       1      
Wood Duck 1       1      
Mallard 6       1      
Hooded Merganser 9       2      
Red-breasted Merganser 5       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 173       8      
Brown Pelican 83       8      
Great Blue Heron 8       7      
Great Egret 13       3      
Little Blue Heron 2       2      
White Ibis 8       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Killdeer 4       1      
Willet 1       1      
Laughing Gull 5       2      
Ring-billed Gull 13       2      
Herring Gull 11       2      
Forster's Tern 30       1      
Mourning Dove 41       9      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 4       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 4       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 12       8      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 10       7      
Northern Flicker 2       2      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Blue Jay 21       7      
American Crow 9       3      
Carolina Chickadee 23       9      
Tufted Titmouse 21       9      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 3       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 2       2      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 11       5      
Carolina Wren 13       5      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 10       2      
American Robin 45       3      
Northern Mockingbird 5       4      
Brown Thrasher 4       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 7       2      
Chipping Sparrow 21       5      
Field Sparrow 13       1      
Seaside Sparrow 3       1      
White-throated Sparrow 9       4      
Dark-eyed Junco 16       4      
Northern Cardinal 23       9      
Red-winged Blackbird 46       2      
Common Grackle 57       2      
Boat-tailed Grackle 2       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 65       3      
House Finch 21       5      
American Goldfinch 101       12      
House Sparrow 27       2      
Total 1,034             

A total of 58 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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