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2012 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 1,106       23      
Mute Swan 2       1      
American Black Duck 2       1      
Mallard 145       14      
Common Merganser 4       1      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Great Egret 1       1      
Black Vulture 17       8      
Turkey Vulture 82       25      
Northern Harrier 2       1      
Cooper's Hawk 8       8      
Bald Eagle 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 9       7      
Red-tailed Hawk 7       7      
Killdeer 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 130       5      
Herring Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 10       2      
Mourning Dove 169       51      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 50       35      
Downy Woodpecker 62       45      
Hairy Woodpecker 7       7      
Northern Flicker 11       10      
Pileated Woodpecker 7       6      
Blue Jay 69       26      
American Crow 150       40      
Fish Crow 4       1      
Carolina Chickadee 103       47      
Tufted Titmouse 90       45      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 2       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 46       28      
Brown Creeper 8       7      
Winter Wren 2       2      
Carolina Wren 55       29      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 3       3      
Eastern Bluebird 33       6      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 237       17      
Northern Mockingbird 18       15      
European Starling 241       24      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 2       2      
American Tree Sparrow 11       5      
Field Sparrow 14       6      
Song Sparrow 44       27      
Swamp Sparrow 2       1      
White-throated Sparrow 138       34      
Dark-eyed Junco 305       55      
Northern Cardinal 208       65      
Red-winged Blackbird 961,039       21      
Rusty Blackbird 6       1      
Common Grackle 79,746       23      
Brown-headed Cowbird 53       13      
Purple Finch 2       1      
House Finch 87       28      
American Goldfinch 55       22      
House Sparrow 83       13      
Total 1,044,699             

A total of 59 species were reported.

See a summary for Delaware.

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