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2005 Results: Myrtle Beach, South 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 104       4      
Tundra Swan 24       3      
Mallard 66       4      
Harlequin Duck 1       1      
Surf Scoter 45       3      
White-winged Scoter 5       1      
Black Scoter 18       2      
Hooded Merganser 8       1      
Red-throated Loon 12       2      
Common Loon 6       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       1      
Horned Grebe 5       2      
Northern Gannet 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 23       4      
Great Cormorant 6       1      
Brown Pelican 15       1      
Great Blue Heron 8       4      
Great Egret 11       6      
Snowy Egret 1       1      
White Ibis 3       1      
Black Vulture 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 16       3      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 6       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       3      
Ruddy Turnstone 4       2      
Sanderling 8       2      
Ring-billed Gull 73       4      
Herring Gull 204       5      
Great Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Forster's Tern 31       1      
Rock Pigeon 78       4      
Mourning Dove 95       14      
Common Ground-Dove 2       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 3       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 22       16      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 13       10      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 2       2      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       2      
Blue Jay 36       13      
American Crow 32       8      
Fish Crow 99       3      
Carolina Chickadee 38       16      
Tufted Titmouse 31       12      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 10       7      
Carolina Wren 19       13      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 3       3      
Eastern Bluebird 30       8      
Hermit Thrush 12       3      
American Robin 25       9      
Gray Catbird 4       4      
Northern Mockingbird 20       12      
Brown Thrasher 9       8      
European Starling 5       2      
Pine Warbler 11       6      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 20       7      
Eastern Towhee 15       8      
Chipping Sparrow 68       8      
Fox Sparrow 7       4      
Song Sparrow 76       9      
White-throated Sparrow 38       9      
Dark-eyed Junco 44       10      
Northern Cardinal 98       18      
Dickcissel 1       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 151       8      
Common Grackle 37       6      
Brown-headed Cowbird 115       6      
Baltimore Oriole 1       1      
Purple Finch 20       6      
House Finch 39       10      
Pine Siskin 2       1      
American Goldfinch 344       16      
House Sparrow 79       6      
Total 2,473             

A total of 76 species were reported.

See a summary for South Carolina.

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