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2006 Results: Raleigh, North Carolina

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

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Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Canada Goose 419       35      
Wood Duck 2       1      
Mallard 257       18      
Bufflehead 25       5      
Hooded Merganser 27       6      
Ruddy Duck 3       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 10       9      
Black Vulture 2       1      
Turkey Vulture 69       26      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4       4      
Cooper's Hawk 11       11      
Red-shouldered Hawk 23       17      
Red-tailed Hawk 36       9      
American Kestrel 2       2      
American Coot 26       3      
Killdeer 5       3      
Short-billed Dowitcher 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 1,406       21      
Herring Gull 7       2      
Rock Pigeon 65       3      
Mourning Dove 328       117      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 2       2      
Rufous Hummingbird 4       4      
Belted Kingfisher 8       7      
Red-headed Woodpecker 4       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 121       91      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 20       19      
Downy Woodpecker 98       68      
Hairy Woodpecker 17       14      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 28       25      
Pileated Woodpecker 6       6      
Eastern Phoebe 6       4      
Loggerhead Shrike 5       3      
Blue-headed Vireo 2       1      
Blue Jay 155       84      
American Crow 235       74      
Fish Crow 5       3      
Carolina Chickadee 347       139      
Tufted Titmouse 301       132      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 11       5      
White-breasted Nuthatch 110       66      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 73       54      
Brown Creeper 6       6      
Carolina Wren 236       122      
House Wren 34       12      
Winter Wren 2       2      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 2       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 10       4      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 27       25      
Eastern Bluebird 199       78      
Hermit Thrush 17       16      
American Robin 554       85      
Gray Catbird 8       6      
Northern Mockingbird 105       70      
Brown Thrasher 24       20      
European Starling 241       33      
Cedar Waxwing 504       24      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Pine Warbler 68       48      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 135       57      
Eastern Towhee 113       67      
Chipping Sparrow 120       30      
Field Sparrow 15       3      
Fox Sparrow 6       6      
Song Sparrow 79       22      
White-throated Sparrow 334       83      
Dark-eyed Junco 825       129      
Northern Cardinal 502       152      
Red-winged Blackbird 152       10      
Eastern Meadowlark 8       3      
Rusty Blackbird 6       2      
Common Grackle 374       45      
Boat-tailed Grackle 2       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 51       11      
Baltimore Oriole 21       13      
Purple Finch 117       21      
House Finch 456       98      
Pine Siskin 24       5      
American Goldfinch 735       97      
Evening Grosbeak 12       1      
House Sparrow 145       32      
Total 10,559             

A total of 84 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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