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2008 Results: Orient, New York

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 31       3      
Mute Swan 8       3      
American Black Duck 153       4      
Mallard 57       2      
Ring-necked Duck 2       1      
Greater Scaup 283       3      
Lesser Scaup 9       1      
Common Eider 7       1      
Surf Scoter 4       1      
White-winged Scoter 121       3      
Long-tailed Duck 24       4      
Bufflehead 119       3      
Common Goldeneye 43       5      
Hooded Merganser 11       3      
Red-breasted Merganser 166       6      
Common Loon 8       4      
Pied-billed Grebe 9       1      
Great Blue Heron 8       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       1      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 5       2      
Herring Gull 330       6      
Great Black-backed Gull 5       4      
Mourning Dove 43       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 4       2      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 3       2      
Blue Jay 8       2      
American Crow 46       4      
Black-capped Chickadee 6       3      
Tufted Titmouse 3       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
Carolina Wren 2       2      
American Robin 7       2      
Northern Mockingbird 1       1      
European Starling 84       3      
Song Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 5       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 10       3      
Red-winged Blackbird 18       3      
Common Grackle 15       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1       1      
House Finch 13       2      
American Goldfinch 33       3      
House Sparrow 24       3      
Total 1,738             

A total of 47 species were reported.

See a summary for New York.

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