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2008 Results: Piscataway, New Jersey

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
Snow Goose 3       1      
Canada Goose 670       8      
Mallard 85       5      
Common Goldeneye 2       1      
Hooded Merganser 1       1      
Common Merganser 51       5      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Turkey Vulture 10       6      
Northern Harrier 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 5       4      
Killdeer 4       1      
Ring-billed Gull 46       7      
Herring Gull 31       3      
Great Black-backed Gull 19       3      
Rock Pigeon 13       4      
Mourning Dove 58       15      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 9       8      
Downy Woodpecker 19       12      
Hairy Woodpecker 5       5      
Northern Flicker 7       5      
Blue Jay 46       18      
American Crow 31       9      
Black-capped Chickadee 34       9      
Tufted Titmouse 19       13      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 5       3      
White-breasted Nuthatch 10       9      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 2       1      
American Robin 31       8      
Northern Mockingbird 8       6      
European Starling 969       14      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 5       1      
Chipping Sparrow 16       3      
Song Sparrow 5       4      
White-throated Sparrow 21       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 95       9      
Northern Cardinal 16       10      
Red-winged Blackbird 14       2      
Common Grackle 1,587       11      
Purple Finch 6       1      
House Finch 64       9      
American Goldfinch 22       5      
House Sparrow 102       11      
Total 4,155             

A total of 46 species were reported.

See a summary for New Jersey.

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