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2009 Results: Morehead City, North Carolina

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 14       2      
Mallard 32       5      
Red-breasted Merganser 22       2      
Common Loon 5       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 279       5      
Brown Pelican 20       6      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Great Egret 9       3      
Little Blue Heron 3       3      
White Ibis 5       1      
Turkey Vulture 3       2      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Killdeer 9       2      
American Oystercatcher 3       1      
Sanderling 2       1      
Laughing Gull 10       2      
Ring-billed Gull 2       1      
Herring Gull 27       4      
Great Black-backed Gull 2       1      
Forster's Tern 2       1      
Mourning Dove 33       10      
Belted Kingfisher 4       4      
Red-headed Woodpecker 3       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 8       7      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 6       4      
Northern Flicker 4       3      
Blue Jay 11       8      
American Crow 10       1      
Fish Crow 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 17       9      
Tufted Titmouse 9       7      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 1       1      
Carolina Wren 12       8      
Eastern Bluebird 2       1      
American Robin 4       3      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 10       8      
Brown Thrasher 7       5      
European Starling 44       4      
Cedar Waxwing 30       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 21       8      
Eastern Towhee 2       2      
Chipping Sparrow 35       7      
Field Sparrow 5       1      
Song Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 11       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 33       8      
Northern Cardinal 15       8      
Red-winged Blackbird 8       3      
Common Grackle 4       1      
Boat-tailed Grackle 88       3      
Brown-headed Cowbird 105       3      
Baltimore Oriole 4       4      
House Finch 19       6      
American Goldfinch 59       7      
House Sparrow 19       5      
Total 1,104             

A total of 61 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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