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1999 Results: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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 170       9      
Mute Swan 2       1      
American Wigeon 15       1      
American Black Duck 20       1      
Mallard 107       5      
Bufflehead 10       1      
Common Merganser 4       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 15       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 1       1      
Common Loon 5       1      
Turkey Vulture 10       1      
Northern Harrier 3       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 6       5      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 11       9      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 59       3      
Herring Gull 108       4      
Great Black-backed Gull 36       2      
Rock Pigeon 256       8      
Mourning Dove 120       27      
Belted Kingfisher 4       4      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 12       11      
Downy Woodpecker 12       8      
Hairy Woodpecker 4       2      
Northern Flicker 4       3      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Blue Jay 20       10      
American Crow 128       23      
Carolina Chickadee 29       9      
Black-capped Chickadee 40       12      
Tufted Titmouse 48       16      
White-breasted Nuthatch 17       7      
Brown Creeper 2       2      
Carolina Wren 3       3      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
American Robin 46       8      
Northern Mockingbird 4       4      
European Starling 176       8      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 2       1      
American Tree Sparrow 20       3      
Field Sparrow 75       3      
Song Sparrow 131       9      
White-throated Sparrow 129       11      
White-crowned Sparrow 24       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 104       17      
Northern Cardinal 35       13      
Common Grackle 21       6      
Purple Finch 5       1      
House Finch 98       13      
American Goldfinch 17       6      
House Sparrow 12,277       17      
Total 14,450             

A total of 53 species were reported.

See a summary for Pennsylvania.

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