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2008 Results: Newark, Delaware

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 788       10      
Mallard 51       10      
Wild Turkey 6       1      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Black Vulture 3       1      
Turkey Vulture 23       4      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4       4      
Cooper's Hawk 4       4      
Northern Goshawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 4       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       3      
Killdeer 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 49       3      
Rock Pigeon 20       1      
Mourning Dove 256       33      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 3       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 32       24      
Downy Woodpecker 43       25      
Hairy Woodpecker 9       7      
Northern Flicker 2       2      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Blue Jay 56       19      
American Crow 307       19      
Carolina Chickadee 88       31      
Tufted Titmouse 115       32      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 22       15      
White-breasted Nuthatch 59       29      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 1       1      
Brown Creeper 7       4      
Carolina Wren 23       17      
Winter Wren 3       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 13       2      
American Robin 85       5      
Gray Catbird 3       2      
Northern Mockingbird 25       9      
European Starling 135       13      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 2       1      
American Tree Sparrow 14       2      
Chipping Sparrow 25       3      
Field Sparrow 30       1      
Song Sparrow 27       13      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 95       23      
White-crowned Sparrow 3       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 185       27      
Northern Cardinal 157       39      
Red-winged Blackbird 58       13      
Common Grackle 386       13      
Brown-headed Cowbird 15       4      
Purple Finch 6       3      
House Finch 107       22      
Common Redpoll 8       2      
American Goldfinch 110       21      
Evening Grosbeak 2       1      
House Sparrow 127       14      
Total 3,610             

A total of 60 species were reported.

See a summary for Delaware.

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