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2005 Results: Saint Simons Island, Georgia

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

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Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Canada Goose 7       1      
Tundra Swan 2       1      
Wood Duck 8       2      
Mallard 7       1      
Green-winged Teal 7       1      
Hooded Merganser 7       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 3       1      
Wood Stork 3       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 1,506       3      
Anhinga 11       1      
Brown Pelican 29       4      
American Bittern 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 4       2      
Great Egret 13       6      
Snowy Egret 23       6      
Tricolored Heron 5       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
White Ibis 99       3      
Glossy Ibis 4       1      
Black Vulture 19       5      
Turkey Vulture 43       5      
Osprey 3       2      
Bald Eagle 8       3      
Northern Harrier 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       2      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Merlin 1       1      
Clapper Rail 50       1      
Sora 9       1      
Black-bellied Plover 45       1      
Wilson's Plover 50       1      
Semipalmated Plover 300       1      
Piping Plover 20       1      
Killdeer 1       1      
American Oystercatcher 7       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 8       1      
Willet 20       1      
Long-billed Curlew 2       1      
Marbled Godwit 50       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 12       1      
Red Knot 450       1      
Sanderling 159       3      
Western Sandpiper 150       1      
Least Sandpiper 100       1      
Dunlin 1,000       1      
Stilt Sandpiper 4       1      
Short-billed Dowitcher 40       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 10       1      
Laughing Gull 22       2      
Ring-billed Gull 60       5      
Herring Gull 23       3      
Great Black-backed Gull 9       3      
Caspian Tern 3       1      
Common Tern 1       1      
Forster's Tern 100       1      
Royal Tern 20       1      
Black Skimmer 3       1      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 9       3      
Mourning Dove 59       12      
Common Ground-Dove 8       2      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Chimney Swift 2       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 2       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 3       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 19       9      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       2      
Downy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 5       3      
Pileated Woodpecker 4       3      
Eastern Phoebe 4       3      
White-eyed Vireo 3       2      
Blue Jay 94       16      
American Crow 12       3      
Fish Crow 29       4      
Tree Swallow 500       1      
Carolina Chickadee 34       11      
Tufted Titmouse 16       5      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 1       1      
Carolina Wren 29       11      
Sedge Wren 3       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 6       5      
Eastern Bluebird 3       1      
Hermit Thrush 3       3      
American Robin 95       7      
Gray Catbird 6       2      
Northern Mockingbird 20       5      
Brown Thrasher 9       6      
European Starling 11       3      
Cedar Waxwing 190       6      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Palm Warbler 4       1      
Pine Warbler 6       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 223       8      
Eastern Towhee 7       1      
Chipping Sparrow 36       9      
Seaside Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 1       1      
Swamp Sparrow 2       1      
White-throated Sparrow 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 45       11      
Red-winged Blackbird 221       8      
Eastern Meadowlark 2       1      
Common Grackle 60       8      
Boat-tailed Grackle 10       3      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2       1      
Purple Finch 9       2      
House Finch 8       3      
American Goldfinch 36       7      
Total 6,407             

A total of 108 species were reported.

See a summary for Georgia.

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