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2009 Results: Murphy, 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 15       3      
Wood Duck 3       1      
Mallard 7       2      
Wild Turkey 6       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 4       2      
Turkey Vulture 3       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 5       4      
Sandhill Crane 6       1      
Killdeer 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 21       2      
Mourning Dove 57       13      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 9       7      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 9       6      
Hairy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 2       1      
Pileated Woodpecker 5       4      
Eastern Phoebe 6       6      
Blue Jay 25       10      
American Crow 56       13      
Carolina Chickadee 46       14      
Tufted Titmouse 43       14      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 21       9      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 15       8      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 3       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2       1      
Eastern Bluebird 21       7      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 90       8      
Northern Mockingbird 2       2      
Brown Thrasher 2       2      
European Starling 10       1      
Cedar Waxwing 97       3      
Pine Warbler 4       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 3       1      
Eastern Towhee 1       1      
Chipping Sparrow 14       4      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 9       4      
Swamp Sparrow 2       2      
White-throated Sparrow 6       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 79       5      
Northern Cardinal 40       11      
Purple Finch 6       3      
House Finch 2       2      
Pine Siskin 32       6      
American Goldfinch 30       7      
House Sparrow 4       1      
Total 839             

A total of 56 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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