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1999 Results: Rising Sun, Maryland

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 77       3      
Mallard 14       1      
Black Vulture 38       3      
Turkey Vulture 28       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       3      
Ring-billed Gull 30       2      
Mourning Dove 21       2      
Great Horned Owl 2       1      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 4       2      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 4       2      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 3       2      
Blue Jay 11       2      
American Crow 13       3      
Carolina Chickadee 8       2      
Tufted Titmouse 5       2      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 4       2      
Brown Creeper 2       2      
Carolina Wren 2       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 2       1      
Northern Mockingbird 3       2      
European Starling 100       1      
Cedar Waxwing 12       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 6       1      
Eastern Towhee 5       2      
Song Sparrow 3       1      
White-throated Sparrow 52       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 75       3      
Northern Cardinal 9       2      
Red-winged Blackbird 1       1      
Common Grackle 3       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1       1      
House Finch 8       2      
American Goldfinch 31       3      
Total 589             

A total of 39 species were reported.

See a summary for Maryland.

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