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2012 Results: Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge, Delaware

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Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Snow Goose 121,500       7      
Canada Goose 1,510       5      
Mute Swan 11       2      
Tundra Swan 12       1      
Gadwall 700       2      
American Wigeon 150       2      
American Black Duck 161       6      
Mallard 115       4      
Northern Shoveler 516       5      
Northern Pintail 1,336       5      
Green-winged Teal 85       3      
Bufflehead 3       1      
Hooded Merganser 10       3      
Common Merganser 6       2      
Red-breasted Merganser 33       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       1      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 27       5      
Great Egret 7       1      
Black Vulture 7       2      
Turkey Vulture 57       5      
Northern Harrier 6       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Bald Eagle 3       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       2      
Clapper Rail 1       1      
Killdeer 4       1      
Sanderling 24       1      
Ring-billed Gull 183       5      
Herring Gull 110       2      
Great Black-backed Gull 10       2      
Mourning Dove 11       3      
Belted Kingfisher 4       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 2       2      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 3       1      
Blue Jay 6       2      
American Crow 8       2      
Horned Lark 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 19       5      
Tufted Titmouse 9       3      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Carolina Wren 2       2      
Eastern Bluebird 10       2      
American Robin 209       3      
Northern Mockingbird 9       3      
European Starling 135       3      
Cedar Waxwing 24       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 8       1      
Field Sparrow 3       2      
Song Sparrow 22       5      
White-throated Sparrow 34       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 3       2      
Northern Cardinal 19       4      
Red-winged Blackbird 423       7      
Common Grackle 2       1      
House Finch 19       4      
House Sparrow 6       2      
Total 127,588             

A total of 60 species were reported.

See a summary for Delaware.

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