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2008 Results: Savannah, Georgia

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 85       7      
Wood Duck 52       9      
Gadwall 3       1      
Mallard 69       7      
Blue-winged Teal 1       1      
Northern Shoveler 2       1      
Green-winged Teal 4       1      
Ring-necked Duck 90       3      
Lesser Scaup 213       4      
Black Scoter 1       1      
Bufflehead 99       6      
Common Goldeneye 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 694       24      
Red-breasted Merganser 11       4      
Ruddy Duck 21       2      
Wild Turkey 18       4      
Red-throated Loon 2       1      
Common Loon 18       6      
Pied-billed Grebe 50       19      
Horned Grebe 8       4      
Wood Stork 45       14      
Northern Gannet 5       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 1,206       36      
Anhinga 140       20      
Brown Pelican 234       24      
Great Blue Heron 101       38      
Great Egret 275       33      
Snowy Egret 294       27      
Little Blue Heron 22       12      
Tricolored Heron 103       4      
Reddish Egret 1       1      
Cattle Egret 1       1      
Green Heron 5       5      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 29       4      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 11       2      
White Ibis 75       10      
Black Vulture 172       31      
Turkey Vulture 236       41      
Osprey 27       18      
Bald Eagle 17       11      
Northern Harrier 10       7      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4       4      
Cooper's Hawk 7       7      
Red-shouldered Hawk 17       9      
Red-tailed Hawk 36       18      
American Kestrel 8       6      
Peregrine Falcon 2       1      
Clapper Rail 28       5      
King Rail 3       1      
Virginia Rail 2       1      
American Coot 251       9      
Black-bellied Plover 3       1      
Semipalmated Plover 31       3      
Killdeer 59       9      
American Oystercatcher 7       3      
Spotted Sandpiper 6       5      
Greater Yellowlegs 13       4      
Willet 29       3      
Lesser Yellowlegs 4       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 48       3      
Sanderling 5       1      
Western Sandpiper 631       4      
Least Sandpiper 13       1      
Purple Sandpiper 3       1      
Dunlin 121       4      
Short-billed Dowitcher 10       3      
Wilson's Snipe 88       6      
Bonaparte's Gull 5       3      
Laughing Gull 100       12      
Ring-billed Gull 1,310       29      
Herring Gull 9       3      
Forster's Tern 40       14      
Royal Tern 16       7      
Black Skimmer 170       1      
Rock Pigeon 680       18      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 19       7      
White-winged Dove 2       1      
Mourning Dove 320       70      
Common Ground-Dove 15       7      
Barn Owl 4       4      
Eastern Screech-Owl 4       3      
Great Horned Owl 11       6      
Barred Owl 15       9      
Eastern Whip-poor-will 1       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 8       7      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 1       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 33       23      
Red-headed Woodpecker 51       18      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 127       52      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 39       19      
Downy Woodpecker 66       40      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 73       25      
Pileated Woodpecker 71       26      
Eastern Phoebe 31       21      
Loggerhead Shrike 14       8      
White-eyed Vireo 17       8      
Blue-headed Vireo 20       10      
Blue Jay 217       50      
American Crow 363       49      
Fish Crow 60       12      
Common Raven 11       2      
Purple Martin 7       2      
Tree Swallow 641       14      
Carolina Chickadee 407       68      
Tufted Titmouse 221       59      
White-breasted Nuthatch 17       10      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 77       22      
Brown Creeper 12       7      
Carolina Wren 227       59      
House Wren 46       18      
Winter Wren 6       3      
Sedge Wren 3       1      
Marsh Wren 32       9      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 11       7      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 6       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 139       29      
Eastern Bluebird 248       49      
Hermit Thrush 15       14      
American Robin 825       28      
Gray Catbird 21       11      
Northern Mockingbird 125       47      
Brown Thrasher 37       24      
European Starling 318       16      
American Pipit 26       1      
Cedar Waxwing 425       18      
Ovenbird 2       2      
Black-and-white Warbler 11       8      
Orange-crowned Warbler 7       5      
Common Yellowthroat 15       3      
Palm Warbler 15       7      
Pine Warbler 102       31      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 962       42      
Yellow-throated Warbler 17       6      
Wilson's Warbler 3       3      
Eastern Towhee 23       10      
Chipping Sparrow 370       32      
Field Sparrow 5       2      
Vesper Sparrow 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 41       9      
Nelson's Sparrow 5       1      
Saltmarsh Sparrow 2       1      
Seaside Sparrow 2       1      
Fox Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 97       24      
Swamp Sparrow 19       5      
White-throated Sparrow 89       22      
Dark-eyed Junco 10       6      
Western Tanager 3       3      
Northern Cardinal 265       76      
Painted Bunting 1       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,414       50      
Eastern Meadowlark 35       3      
Rusty Blackbird 13       2      
Common Grackle 171       22      
Boat-tailed Grackle 695       23      
Brown-headed Cowbird 111       15      
Baltimore Oriole 9       3      
Purple Finch 2       1      
House Finch 255       54      
Pine Siskin 1       1      
American Goldfinch 894       58      
Evening Grosbeak 1       1      
House Sparrow 26       10      
Total 19,393             

A total of 165 species were reported.

See a summary for Georgia.

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