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2006 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 943       7      
Wood Duck 2       1      
American Wigeon 4       1      
Mallard 38       3      
Lesser Scaup 2       1      
Common Merganser 200       1      
Great Cormorant 10       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 9       5      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4       4      
Cooper's Hawk 4       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       4      
Ring-billed Gull 273       5      
Herring Gull 189       4      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 5       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 3       1      
Rock Pigeon 80       13      
Mourning Dove 108       24      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 6       4      
Downy Woodpecker 23       14      
Hairy Woodpecker 2       2      
Blue Jay 20       10      
American Crow 20       6      
Horned Lark 2       1      
Carolina Chickadee 27       11      
Black-capped Chickadee 26       10      
Tufted Titmouse 10       5      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 12       5      
Brown Creeper 2       2      
Carolina Wren 16       13      
Winter Wren 3       2      
American Robin 282       13      
Northern Mockingbird 7       7      
European Starling 185       11      
Snow Bunting 6       1      
Eastern Towhee 2       1      
American Tree Sparrow 10       1      
Field Sparrow 3       2      
Song Sparrow 30       11      
White-throated Sparrow 66       18      
White-crowned Sparrow 2       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 120       22      
Northern Cardinal 79       24      
Red-winged Blackbird 2       1      
Common Grackle 4       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 3       1      
House Finch 51       10      
American Goldfinch 62       13      
House Sparrow 494       22      
Total 3,459             

A total of 52 species were reported.

See a summary for Pennsylvania.

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