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2005 Results: Ocracoke, North Carolina

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 4       1      
Gadwall 3       1      
American Wigeon 24       1      
Mallard 43       4      
Lesser Scaup 401       2      
Surf Scoter 52       2      
Black Scoter 2       1      
Long-tailed Duck 10       1      
Bufflehead 26       2      
Hooded Merganser 11       2      
Common Merganser 2       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 100       4      
Red-throated Loon 8       1      
Common Loon 5       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 3       3      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Red-necked Grebe 1       1      
Northern Gannet 53       4      
Double-crested Cormorant 4,167       4      
Brown Pelican 193       4      
Great Blue Heron 11       4      
Tricolored Heron 3       3      
White Ibis 2       2      
Northern Harrier 2       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 6       4      
Semipalmated Plover 3       1      
American Oystercatcher 4       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 11       3      
Ring-billed Gull 275       4      
Herring Gull 95       4      
Great Black-backed Gull 169       5      
Forster's Tern 10       1      
Mourning Dove 26       5      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Northern Flicker 6       3      
Fish Crow 30       1      
Carolina Wren 1       1      
American Robin 112       5      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 4       4      
European Starling 116       4      
Cedar Waxwing 3       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 115       5      
Eastern Towhee 2       1      
Savannah Sparrow 5       1      
Song Sparrow 7       2      
Northern Cardinal 10       4      
Red-winged Blackbird 5       3      
Eastern Meadowlark 2       2      
Rusty Blackbird 40       1      
Common Grackle 1       1      
Boat-tailed Grackle 3       1      
House Finch 3       3      
Total 6,195             

A total of 54 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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