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2011 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 58       3      
Wood Duck 3       1      
Mallard 26       3      
Hooded Merganser 2       1      
Wild Turkey 8       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       1      
Black Vulture 6       3      
Turkey Vulture 10       6      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 4       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       2      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Merlin 1       1      
Killdeer 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 13       3      
Mourning Dove 87       10      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 15       8      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 12       9      
Hairy Woodpecker 3       3      
Northern Flicker 3       3      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       2      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 29       10      
American Crow 79       12      
Carolina Chickadee 69       12      
Tufted Titmouse 69       12      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 4       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 12       6      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 16       7      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 3       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 20       9      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 232       12      
Northern Mockingbird 5       5      
Brown Thrasher 3       2      
European Starling 28       7      
Pine Warbler 17       6      
Eastern Towhee 23       8      
Chipping Sparrow 5       3      
Field Sparrow 12       6      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 23       8      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 3       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 142       10      
Northern Cardinal 63       12      
Red-winged Blackbird 67       3      
Common Grackle 8       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2       1      
Purple Finch 7       4      
House Finch 2       1      
Pine Siskin 57       8      
American Goldfinch 187       9      
House Sparrow 19       3      
Total 1,480             

A total of 59 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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