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2012 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 56       5      
Wood Duck 84       10      
Gadwall 12       2      
Mallard 17       2      
Blue-winged Teal 4       2      
Northern Shoveler 15       2      
Ring-necked Duck 4       1      
Lesser Scaup 21       5      
Bufflehead 71       7      
Hooded Merganser 660       23      
Red-breasted Merganser 2       2      
Ruddy Duck 20       1      
Wild Turkey 2       1      
Red-throated Loon 4       1      
Common Loon 3       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 71       11      
Horned Grebe 17       5      
Wood Stork 19       8      
Northern Gannet 2       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 689       26      
Anhinga 94       13      
Brown Pelican 157       18      
Great Blue Heron 66       20      
Great Egret 190       25      
Snowy Egret 30       14      
Little Blue Heron 7       6      
Tricolored Heron 12       7      
Cattle Egret 7       2      
Green Heron 3       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 42       5      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 2       2      
White Ibis 43       6      
Black Vulture 151       22      
Turkey Vulture 117       29      
Osprey 32       18      
Northern Harrier 8       6      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 4       4      
Bald Eagle 20       12      
Red-shouldered Hawk 15       9      
Red-tailed Hawk 40       19      
Clapper Rail 95       8      
King Rail 1       1      
Virginia Rail 1       1      
Sora 1       1      
Common Gallinule 1       1      
American Coot 279       7      
Black-bellied Plover 7       2      
Wilson's Plover 11       1      
Semipalmated Plover 236       3      
Piping Plover 15       2      
Killdeer 60       9      
American Oystercatcher 3       1      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 7       4      
Willet 28       3      
Lesser Yellowlegs 1       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 18       2      
Red Knot 1       1      
Sanderling 1       1      
Western Sandpiper 14       4      
Least Sandpiper 2       1      
Dunlin 93       7      
Short-billed Dowitcher 42       2      
Wilson's Snipe 95       3      
American Woodcock 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 3       2      
Black-headed Gull 5       5      
Laughing Gull 243       16      
Ring-billed Gull 801       26      
Herring Gull 17       8      
Forster's Tern 46       10      
Royal Tern 24       7      
Rock Pigeon 228       21      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 5       4      
White-winged Dove 1       1      
Mourning Dove 250       46      
Common Ground-Dove 25       5      
Eastern Screech-Owl 3       2      
Great Horned Owl 4       2      
Barred Owl 5       3      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 2       2      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 2       2      
Rufous Hummingbird 2       1      
Belted Kingfisher 30       18      
Red-headed Woodpecker 8       5      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 101       44      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 23       12      
Downy Woodpecker 66       42      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 34       9      
Pileated Woodpecker 41       19      
American Kestrel 7       5      
Eastern Phoebe 31       12      
Loggerhead Shrike 9       4      
White-eyed Vireo 14       6      
Blue-headed Vireo 7       5      
Blue Jay 191       38      
American Crow 325       34      
Fish Crow 464       17      
Purple Martin 40       4      
Tree Swallow 303       9      
Carolina Chickadee 284       60      
Tufted Titmouse 238       48      
White-breasted Nuthatch 24       14      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 74       25      
Brown Creeper 3       3      
House Wren 5       3      
Winter Wren 5       4      
Sedge Wren 2       2      
Marsh Wren 67       6      
Carolina Wren 206       46      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 2       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 9       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 55       18      
Eastern Bluebird 207       37      
Hermit Thrush 17       10      
American Robin 542       22      
Gray Catbird 15       12      
Northern Mockingbird 86       37      
Brown Thrasher 18       13      
European Starling 247       17      
American Pipit 63       2      
Cedar Waxwing 1,563       24      
Black-and-white Warbler 5       4      
Orange-crowned Warbler 7       4      
Nashville Warbler 1       1      
Common Yellowthroat 5       4      
Palm Warbler 5       4      
Pine Warbler 107       28      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 885       42      
Yellow-throated Warbler 37       6      
Eastern Towhee 36       13      
Chipping Sparrow 484       25      
Field Sparrow 8       2      
Savannah Sparrow 119       11      
Nelson's Sparrow 5       2      
Saltmarsh Sparrow 3       2      
Seaside Sparrow 4       2      
Song Sparrow 80       16      
Swamp Sparrow 74       6      
White-throated Sparrow 96       18      
White-crowned Sparrow 5       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 5       1      
Northern Cardinal 251       55      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,901       36      
Eastern Meadowlark 23       2      
Rusty Blackbird 204       5      
Common Grackle 665       16      
Boat-tailed Grackle 336       18      
Brown-headed Cowbird 240       12      
Baltimore Oriole 48       12      
House Finch 296       44      
Pine Siskin 1       1      
American Goldfinch 194       27      
House Sparrow 27       5      
Total 17,079             

A total of 156 species were reported.

See a summary for Georgia.

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