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2009 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
Snow Goose 8,043       2      
Canada Goose 1,375       23      
American Black Duck 10       3      
Mallard 96       8      
Common Merganser 6       1      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Black Vulture 34       5      
Turkey Vulture 90       17      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 6       5      
Red-tailed Hawk 12       9      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Killdeer 3       1      
Ring-billed Gull 66       5      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 8       1      
Mourning Dove 124       32      
Great Horned Owl 4       4      
Belted Kingfisher 4       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 30       24      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 40       27      
Hairy Woodpecker 9       8      
Northern Flicker 5       5      
Pileated Woodpecker 7       5      
Blue Jay 89       33      
American Crow 435       29      
Fish Crow 16       2      
Carolina Chickadee 115       43      
Tufted Titmouse 107       44      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 6       4      
White-breasted Nuthatch 25       10      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 42       18      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 24       5      
American Robin 44       8      
Gray Catbird 3       2      
Northern Mockingbird 23       18      
European Starling 227       15      
Cedar Waxwing 3       2      
Eastern Towhee 2       2      
American Tree Sparrow 43       5      
Field Sparrow 38       3      
Savannah Sparrow 3       2      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 30       19      
White-throated Sparrow 192       30      
Dark-eyed Junco 266       43      
Northern Cardinal 190       47      
Red-winged Blackbird 49,603       24      
Common Grackle 6,837       34      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1,144       13      
Purple Finch 20       4      
House Finch 111       30      
White-winged Crossbill 61       5      
Pine Siskin 30       8      
American Goldfinch 141       30      
House Sparrow 186       20      
Total 70,041             

A total of 61 species were reported.

See a summary for Delaware.

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