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2012 Results: Murfreesboro, 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
Canada Goose 38       3      
Wood Duck 9       1      
Gadwall 40       1      
Mallard 57       2      
Blue-winged Teal 2       1      
Green-winged Teal 2       1      
Wild Turkey 19       3      
Great Blue Heron 7       3      
Black Vulture 35       6      
Turkey Vulture 13       6      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 5       4      
Sandhill Crane 12       1      
Killdeer 5       3      
Ring-billed Gull 6       2      
Rock Pigeon 24       4      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 5       3      
Mourning Dove 75       21      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 12       10      
Downy Woodpecker 37       22      
Hairy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 3       1      
Blue Jay 36       18      
American Crow 57       14      
Carolina Chickadee 73       23      
Tufted Titmouse 57       21      
White-breasted Nuthatch 11       6      
Carolina Wren 16       10      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 3       3      
American Robin 128       18      
Northern Mockingbird 20       12      
European Starling 91       8      
Cedar Waxwing 127       5      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 5       2      
Eastern Towhee 7       6      
Field Sparrow 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 18       11      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 15       6      
White-crowned Sparrow 4       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 41       13      
Northern Cardinal 181       27      
Red-winged Blackbird 15       4      
Eastern Meadowlark 20       1      
Common Grackle 20       5      
Brown-headed Cowbird 5       2      
Purple Finch 19       9      
House Finch 52       14      
American Goldfinch 183       18      
House Sparrow 77       14      
Total 1,699             

A total of 56 species were reported.

See a summary for Tennessee.

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