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2009 Results: Salem, New Jersey

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
Snow Goose 5,000       1      
Canada Goose 2,160       2      
Mute Swan 68       1      
Gadwall 12       1      
American Wigeon 7       1      
American Black Duck 10       2      
Mallard 89       2      
Northern Pintail 442       1      
Green-winged Teal 431       2      
Ring-necked Duck 8       1      
Bufflehead 3       1      
Common Merganser 6       1      
Ruddy Duck 4       1      
Wild Turkey 4       1      
Great Blue Heron 6       2      
Black Vulture 3       1      
Turkey Vulture 30       2      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Northern Harrier 5       2      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 9       2      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Killdeer 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 240       2      
Herring Gull 8       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 9       1      
Rock Pigeon 22       2      
Mourning Dove 7       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1       1      
Blue Jay 7       2      
American Crow 53       1      
Fish Crow 13       2      
Carolina Chickadee 5       1      
Tufted Titmouse 2       1      
Carolina Wren 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 4       1      
Northern Mockingbird 6       1      
European Starling 32       1      
Eastern Towhee 2       1      
Field Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 10       2      
White-throated Sparrow 20       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 7       1      
Northern Cardinal 4       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 400       2      
Total 9,156             

A total of 45 species were reported.

See a summary for New Jersey.

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