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2005 Results: Raleigh, North Carolina

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 273       21      
Wood Duck 3       2      
Gadwall 25       1      
Mallard 113       11      
Northern Shoveler 24       2      
Canvasback 40       1      
Ring-necked Duck 600       1      
Greater Scaup 3       1      
Lesser Scaup 20       1      
Bufflehead 2       2      
Hooded Merganser 8       1      
Ruddy Duck 16       1      
Northern Bobwhite 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 9       8      
Black Vulture 6       2      
Turkey Vulture 13       7      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 6       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 10       7      
Red-tailed Hawk 15       12      
American Kestrel 2       2      
American Coot 10       4      
Killdeer 6       3      
Ring-billed Gull 415       10      
Rock Pigeon 65       2      
Mourning Dove 312       82      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 3       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 4       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 71       62      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 6       6      
Downy Woodpecker 59       44      
Hairy Woodpecker 18       18      
Northern Flicker 41       27      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       2      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 122       62      
American Crow 126       49      
Fish Crow 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 203       90      
Tufted Titmouse 225       97      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 13       10      
White-breasted Nuthatch 89       59      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 64       46      
Brown Creeper 3       3      
Carolina Wren 151       88      
House Wren 19       3      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 4       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 26       24      
Eastern Bluebird 135       52      
Hermit Thrush 12       12      
American Robin 256       57      
Gray Catbird 8       3      
Northern Mockingbird 75       58      
Brown Thrasher 42       30      
European Starling 369       30      
Cedar Waxwing 9       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Pine Warbler 35       30      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 136       62      
Eastern Towhee 102       59      
Chipping Sparrow 43       14      
Field Sparrow 13       3      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 32       12      
White-throated Sparrow 170       42      
Dark-eyed Junco 401       86      
Northern Cardinal 292       108      
Red-winged Blackbird 49       6      
Eastern Meadowlark 2       1      
Rusty Blackbird 7       1      
Common Grackle 47       13      
Brown-headed Cowbird 11       2      
Baltimore Oriole 1       1      
Purple Finch 35       13      
House Finch 257       65      
Pine Siskin 12       10      
American Goldfinch 405       78      
House Sparrow 59       15      
Total 6,271             

A total of 82 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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