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2006 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
Canada Goose 2       1      
Wood Duck 5       1      
Mallard 3       1      
Hooded Merganser 24       2      
Common Loon 4       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 2       2      
Anhinga 1       1      
Brown Pelican 22       5      
Great Blue Heron 3       2      
Great Egret 1       1      
Snowy Egret 1       1      
Black Vulture 12       4      
Turkey Vulture 20       4      
Osprey 3       3      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       3      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Clapper Rail 4       2      
King Rail 2       1      
Laughing Gull 17       1      
Ring-billed Gull 55       3      
Herring Gull 2       1      
Royal Tern 4       1      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 10       2      
Mourning Dove 46       10      
Common Ground-Dove 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 2       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 27       9      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       2      
Downy Woodpecker 2       2      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Pileated Woodpecker 4       3      
Eastern Phoebe 3       2      
White-eyed Vireo 5       3      
Blue Jay 75       9      
American Crow 4       1      
Fish Crow 8       1      
Tree Swallow 10       1      
Carolina Chickadee 53       13      
Tufted Titmouse 18       5      
Carolina Wren 37       9      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 6       2      
Eastern Bluebird 5       2      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
Gray Catbird 3       2      
Northern Mockingbird 20       6      
European Starling 34       1      
Black-and-white Warbler 1       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Palm Warbler 2       1      
Pine Warbler 12       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 123       3      
Yellow-throated Warbler 8       1      
Eastern Towhee 5       2      
Chipping Sparrow 62       10      
Northern Cardinal 65       18      
Red-winged Blackbird 206       5      
Common Grackle 175       6      
Boat-tailed Grackle 68       3      
Purple Finch 5       1      
House Finch 2       1      
American Goldfinch 4       2      
Total 1,311             

A total of 64 species were reported.

See a summary for Georgia.

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