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2005 Results: Murrells Inlet, South Carolina

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

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Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Gadwall 27       3      
American Wigeon 11       3      
Blue-winged Teal 16       1      
Northern Shoveler 22       5      
Northern Pintail 2       1      
Green-winged Teal 66       4      
Ring-necked Duck 41       4      
Lesser Scaup 63       4      
Common Eider 2       2      
Harlequin Duck 1       1      
Surf Scoter 13       2      
White-winged Scoter 8       2      
Black Scoter 9       2      
Bufflehead 29       5      
Hooded Merganser 30       3      
Red-breasted Merganser 3       2      
Ruddy Duck 4       1      
Wild Turkey 10       1      
Red-throated Loon 3       2      
Common Loon 49       5      
Pied-billed Grebe 15       6      
Horned Grebe 5       2      
Northern Gannet 21       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 29       6      
Great Cormorant 4       1      
Brown Pelican 31       6      
Great Blue Heron 8       5      
Great Egret 17       7      
Snowy Egret 57       6      
Tricolored Heron 4       3      
Cattle Egret 3       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
White Ibis 4       2      
Glossy Ibis 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 5       3      
Osprey 5       2      
Bald Eagle 6       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Merlin 1       1      
Clapper Rail 3       2      
Sora 1       1      
American Coot 14       3      
Black-bellied Plover 13       4      
Semipalmated Plover 4       1      
Piping Plover 4       1      
Killdeer 2       1      
American Oystercatcher 9       4      
Spotted Sandpiper 4       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 32       4      
Willet 16       3      
Lesser Yellowlegs 5       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 3       2      
Red Knot 1       1      
Sanderling 23       4      
Purple Sandpiper 11       3      
Dunlin 4       2      
Bonaparte's Gull 31       4      
Ring-billed Gull 35       2      
Caspian Tern 3       1      
Forster's Tern 7       4      
Thick-billed Murre 4       3      
Razorbill 5       3      
Rock Pigeon 1       1      
Mourning Dove 16       4      
Common Ground-Dove 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 3       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 4       2      
Hairy Woodpecker 2       1      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 6       3      
American Crow 2       1      
Fish Crow 1       1      
Tree Swallow 24       2      
Carolina Chickadee 5       3      
Tufted Titmouse 3       2      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 3       1      
Carolina Wren 5       2      
House Wren 2       1      
Eastern Bluebird 4       2      
American Robin 41       5      
Northern Mockingbird 5       4      
Brown Thrasher 3       2      
European Starling 11       2      
Cedar Waxwing 105       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 33       3      
Savannah Sparrow 10       3      
Song Sparrow 4       2      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 15       4      
Red-winged Blackbird 22       4      
Eastern Meadowlark 1       1      
Common Grackle 7       3      
Boat-tailed Grackle 1       1      
House Finch 5       2      
Total 1,209             

A total of 95 species were reported.

See a summary for South Carolina.

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