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2012 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 [alphabetic]
[taxonomic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
American Crow 449       104      
American Goldfinch 538       132      
American Kestrel 3       3      
American Robin 863       164      
American Woodcock 1       1      
Bald Eagle 4       2      
Baltimore Oriole 7       5      
Barred Owl 6       4      
Belted Kingfisher 6       6      
Black Vulture 13       4      
Black-and-white Warbler 2       1      
Blue Jay 275       135      
Brown Creeper 7       6      
Brown Thrasher 112       100      
Brown-headed Cowbird 279       18      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 152       93      
Bufflehead 39       5      
Canada Goose 601       37      
Carolina Chickadee 754       270      
Carolina Wren 408       226      
Cedar Waxwing 563       25      
Chipping Sparrow 98       38      
Common Grackle 394       62      
Common Raven 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 11       8      
Dark-eyed Junco 969       200      
Double-crested Cormorant 36       3      
Downy Woodpecker 260       168      
Eastern Bluebird 490       174      
Eastern Meadowlark 19       2      
Eastern Phoebe 7       4      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 293       158      
European Starling 788       45      
Field Sparrow 18       9      
Fish Crow 8       6      
Fox Sparrow 7       5      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 6       3      
Gray Catbird 13       10      
Great Blue Heron 21       10      
Great Horned Owl 3       3      
Hairy Woodpecker 27       19      
Hermit Thrush 23       21      
Herring Gull 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 12       2      
House Finch 752       194      
House Sparrow 141       38      
House Wren 37       17      
Killdeer 53       4      
Loggerhead Shrike 4       3      
Mallard 100       10      
Mourning Dove 456       187      
Mute Swan 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 1,139       289      
Northern Flicker 55       49      
Northern Mockingbird 140       85      
Northern Shoveler 50       1      
Palm Warbler 7       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       1      
Pileated Woodpecker 6       4      
Pine Siskin 36       17      
Pine Warbler 77       55      
Purple Finch 93       30      
Purple Martin 8       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 233       169      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 10       7      
Red-headed Woodpecker 20       14      
Red-shouldered Hawk 48       34      
Red-tailed Hawk 47       33      
Red-winged Blackbird 152       18      
Ring-billed Gull 92       7      
Rock Pigeon 195       9      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 22       17      
Ruddy Duck 71       4      
Rusty Blackbird 7       2      
Savannah Sparrow 19       9      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 5       5      
Snow Goose 3       1      
Song Sparrow 98       42      
Swamp Sparrow 22       4      
Tufted Titmouse 673       243      
Turkey Vulture 111       22      
White-breasted Nuthatch 218       141      
White-crowned Sparrow 41       14      
White-throated Sparrow 528       140      
Winter Wren 2       2      
Wood Duck 1       1      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 28       23      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 306       123      
Total 14,698             

A total of 89 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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