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2008 Results: Ocean City, Maryland

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
Brant 86       4      
Canada Goose 30       2      
American Black Duck 7       2      
Mallard 4       1      
Lesser Scaup 1       1      
Surf Scoter 16       1      
Long-tailed Duck 54       4      
Bufflehead 50       5      
Common Goldeneye 5       2      
Hooded Merganser 19       2      
Red-breasted Merganser 61       6      
Red-throated Loon 28       5      
Common Loon 64       5      
Horned Grebe 3       1      
Northern Gannet 14       4      
Double-crested Cormorant 8       5      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 1       1      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Killdeer 1       1      
American Oystercatcher 20       5      
Ruddy Turnstone 38       5      
Sanderling 6       4      
Purple Sandpiper 104       4      
Bonaparte's Gull 19       4      
Little Gull 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 172       4      
Herring Gull 336       4      
Great Black-backed Gull 285       4      
Rock Pigeon 89       4      
Fish Crow 1       1      
American Robin 6       1      
European Starling 15       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 6       1      
Song Sparrow 1       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 9       2      
Common Grackle 2       2      
Boat-tailed Grackle 2       1      
House Finch 1       1      
House Sparrow 2       1      
Total 1,570             

A total of 41 species were reported.

See a summary for Maryland.

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