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2011 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
Canada Goose 56       4      
Mute Swan 3       2      
Gadwall 8       1      
Mallard 24       5      
Lesser Scaup 37       1      
Bufflehead 42       2      
Hooded Merganser 109       6      
Ruddy Duck 90       4      
Wild Turkey 17       2      
Red-throated Loon 2       1      
Common Loon 15       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 4       2      
Horned Grebe 8       1      
Wood Stork 5       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 28       2      
Brown Pelican 65       9      
Great Blue Heron 22       10      
Great Egret 140       10      
Snowy Egret 120       8      
Little Blue Heron 1       1      
Tricolored Heron 5       3      
White Ibis 28       8      
Black Vulture 20       2      
Turkey Vulture 49       7      
Bald Eagle 10       5      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       1      
American Coot 14       2      
Semipalmated Plover 200       1      
Killdeer 2       2      
American Oystercatcher 6       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 35       2      
Willet 28       2      
Lesser Yellowlegs 4       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 7       1      
Sanderling 22       3      
Western Sandpiper 308       2      
Dunlin 250       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 51       2      
Ring-billed Gull 128       6      
Herring Gull 26       2      
Forster's Tern 25       2      
Mourning Dove 55       12      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 1       1      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 4       4      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 8       4      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Pileated Woodpecker 6       6      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 12       8      
American Crow 26       7      
Carolina Chickadee 12       7      
Tufted Titmouse 10       5      
White-breasted Nuthatch 2       1      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 4       3      
Carolina Wren 9       6      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2       1      
Eastern Bluebird 1       1      
American Robin 4       1      
Gray Catbird 2       2      
Northern Mockingbird 8       5      
Brown Thrasher 5       4      
European Starling 3       2      
Common Yellowthroat 3       1      
Pine Warbler 11       5      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 206       7      
Eastern Towhee 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 29       2      
Saltmarsh Sparrow 6       1      
Seaside Sparrow 25       4      
Song Sparrow 1       1      
Swamp Sparrow 2       1      
White-throated Sparrow 3       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 6       1      
Northern Cardinal 37       11      
Red-winged Blackbird 91       6      
Rusty Blackbird 12       4      
Common Grackle 55       9      
Boat-tailed Grackle 30       2      
Purple Finch 8       4      
House Finch 9       4      
Pine Siskin 1       1      
American Goldfinch 94       8      
Total 2,829             

A total of 85 species were reported.

See a summary for South Carolina.

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