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2011 Results: Oak Island, North 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
Bufflehead 15       2      
Hooded Merganser 121       5      
Red-breasted Merganser 26       2      
Red-throated Loon 20       1      
Common Loon 15       1      
Northern Gannet 6       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 11       2      
Brown Pelican 26       7      
Great Blue Heron 5       5      
Great Egret 6       6      
Little Blue Heron 1       1      
Tricolored Heron 1       1      
White Ibis 34       1      
Black Vulture 6       2      
Turkey Vulture 27       6      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
American Coot 42       4      
Black-bellied Plover 53       2      
Semipalmated Plover 200       1      
Killdeer 9       2      
Willet 9       3      
Ruddy Turnstone 50       1      
Sanderling 25       1      
Dunlin 18       2      
Bonaparte's Gull 4       1      
Laughing Gull 12       3      
Ring-billed Gull 270       6      
Herring Gull 22       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 2       2      
Caspian Tern 1       1      
Forster's Tern 19       3      
Royal Tern 8       3      
Black Skimmer 50       2      
Rock Pigeon 8       2      
Mourning Dove 25       9      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 8       5      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Blue Jay 8       5      
Fish Crow 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 32       7      
Tufted Titmouse 14       6      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 2       1      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 3       2      
Carolina Wren 6       4      
American Robin 80       2      
Northern Mockingbird 6       4      
European Starling 53       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 21       5      
Eastern Towhee 2       1      
Chipping Sparrow 18       2      
Savannah Sparrow 12       1      
Saltmarsh Sparrow 8       1      
Swamp Sparrow 12       1      
White-throated Sparrow 8       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 8       1      
Northern Cardinal 19       8      
Red-winged Blackbird 1       1      
Common Grackle 5       1      
Boat-tailed Grackle 248       6      
Brown-headed Cowbird 48       2      
House Finch 6       2      
American Goldfinch 11       2      
House Sparrow 22       1      
Total 1,818             

A total of 68 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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