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