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2008 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 2,288       10      
Wood Duck 8       4      
Gadwall 1       1      
Mallard 121       4      
Northern Pintail 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 11       4      
Ring-necked Pheasant 2       2      
Great Blue Heron 5       5      
Black Vulture 16       6      
Turkey Vulture 42       11      
Bald Eagle 4       2      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 8       7      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       1      
Herring Gull 61       2      
Rock Pigeon 3       2      
Mourning Dove 48       10      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 6       4      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 6       6      
Blue Jay 13       4      
American Crow 16       5      
Common Raven 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 25       8      
Tufted Titmouse 11       6      
White-breasted Nuthatch 9       6      
Carolina Wren 11       4      
Eastern Bluebird 9       5      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 3       3      
European Starling 28       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 2       1      
Eastern Towhee 4       2      
American Tree Sparrow 3       1      
Song Sparrow 5       4      
Swamp Sparrow 3       1      
White-throated Sparrow 29       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 35       5      
Northern Cardinal 44       9      
Red-winged Blackbird 130       5      
Common Grackle 57       6      
Brown-headed Cowbird 7       3      
Purple Finch 1       1      
House Finch 18       4      
American Goldfinch 17       4      
House Sparrow 55       6      
Total 3,177             

A total of 48 species were reported.

See a summary for Maryland.

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