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2002 Results: Saint Simons Island, 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
Lesser Scaup 124       3      
Hooded Merganser 2       1      
Common Loon 50       2      
Wood Stork 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 23       3      
American White Pelican 466       2      
Brown Pelican 48       3      
Great Blue Heron 27       3      
Great Egret 8       1      
Snowy Egret 6       2      
White Ibis 25       1      
Black Vulture 4       1      
Turkey Vulture 12       1      
Osprey 4       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       2      
Black-bellied Plover 2       1      
Wilson's Plover 3       1      
Semipalmated Plover 6       1      
Piping Plover 1       1      
Killdeer 6       2      
American Oystercatcher 4       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 1       1      
Willet 24       1      
Red Knot 1       1      
Sanderling 30       1      
Semipalmated Sandpiper 30       1      
Western Sandpiper 4       1      
Least Sandpiper 4       1      
Dunlin 8       1      
Laughing Gull 71       3      
Ring-billed Gull 49       2      
Herring Gull 5       2      
Great Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Forster's Tern 3       1      
Royal Tern 4       1      
Black Skimmer 570       2      
Rock Pigeon 9       1      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 32       2      
Mourning Dove 16       7      
Belted Kingfisher 2       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 5       3      
Downy Woodpecker 1       1      
Hairy Woodpecker 2       1      
Northern Flicker 2       2      
Blue Jay 15       4      
American Crow 222       2      
Carolina Chickadee 19       8      
Tufted Titmouse 5       3      
Carolina Wren 6       1      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Marsh Wren 2       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 18       5      
Northern Mockingbird 15       4      
Brown Thrasher 4       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 47       7      
Eastern Towhee 7       3      
Chipping Sparrow 12       2      
Savannah Sparrow 6       1      
Northern Cardinal 18       8      
Red-winged Blackbird 58       4      
Boat-tailed Grackle 17       2      
American Goldfinch 34       3      
House Sparrow 42       4      
Total 2,247             

A total of 64 species were reported.

See a summary for Georgia.

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