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2008 Results: Mount Pleasant, South 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 43       8      
Mute Swan 1       1      
Wood Duck 14       6      
Mallard 57       11      
Ring-necked Duck 21       4      
Lesser Scaup 8       1      
Bufflehead 18       3      
Hooded Merganser 70       7      
Red-breasted Merganser 4       4      
Common Loon 2       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 14       4      
Horned Grebe 10       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 27       8      
Great Cormorant 1       1      
Anhinga 4       4      
Brown Pelican 110       7      
Great Blue Heron 23       22      
Great Egret 11       6      
Snowy Egret 21       10      
Little Blue Heron 2       1      
Tricolored Heron 2       2      
Green Heron 2       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 3       2      
White Ibis 19       4      
Black Vulture 79       8      
Turkey Vulture 80       14      
Osprey 11       10      
Bald Eagle 4       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 3       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 14       9      
Black-bellied Plover 1       1      
Semipalmated Plover 4       1      
American Oystercatcher 11       3      
Willet 1       1      
Marbled Godwit 1       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 10       1      
Sanderling 10       1      
Short-billed Dowitcher 10       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 1       1      
Laughing Gull 42       5      
Ring-billed Gull 56       7      
Herring Gull 12       5      
Rock Pigeon 48       3      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 26       7      
Mourning Dove 385       71      
Common Ground-Dove 7       2      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 3       3      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 5       5      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 43       22      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 10       9      
Downy Woodpecker 26       24      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 41       10      
Pileated Woodpecker 7       7      
Eastern Phoebe 2       2      
Loggerhead Shrike 4       3      
Blue-headed Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 91       37      
American Crow 179       19      
Fish Crow 36       3      
Purple Martin 6       1      
Tree Swallow 33       4      
Carolina Chickadee 100       45      
Tufted Titmouse 91       43      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 3       3      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 79       49      
House Wren 1       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 4       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 10       6      
Eastern Bluebird 155       36      
Hermit Thrush 7       7      
American Robin 354       19      
Gray Catbird 2       2      
Northern Mockingbird 69       40      
Brown Thrasher 23       16      
European Starling 115       7      
Cedar Waxwing 28       3      
Palm Warbler 1       1      
Pine Warbler 5       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 287       22      
Yellow-throated Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 7       4      
Chipping Sparrow 64       17      
Savannah Sparrow 4       2      
Song Sparrow 9       8      
Swamp Sparrow 9       4      
White-throated Sparrow 71       20      
Dark-eyed Junco 32       7      
Northern Cardinal 173       68      
Painted Bunting 1       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 708       36      
Eastern Meadowlark 8       1      
Rusty Blackbird 14       1      
Common Grackle 306       21      
Boat-tailed Grackle 284       15      
Brown-headed Cowbird 146       17      
Baltimore Oriole 32       10      
Purple Finch 47       18      
House Finch 294       43      
American Goldfinch 449       55      
House Sparrow 76       19      
Total 5,864             

A total of 105 species were reported.

See a summary for South Carolina.

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