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2009 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 6       1      
Hooded Merganser 22       5      
Wood Stork 4       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 9       1      
Brown Pelican 15       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Great Egret 4       3      
Snowy Egret 1       1      
Little Blue Heron 1       1      
Tricolored Heron 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 2       1      
Black-bellied Plover 11       1      
Semipalmated Plover 53       1      
Killdeer 1       1      
Willet 8       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 1       1      
Sanderling 22       1      
Western Sandpiper 230       1      
Least Sandpiper 11       1      
Dunlin 800       1      
Short-billed Dowitcher 28       1      
Laughing Gull 5       1      
Ring-billed Gull 104       1      
Herring Gull 1       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 4       1      
Forster's Tern 8       1      
Black Skimmer 465       1      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 8       1      
Mourning Dove 37       8      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 9       6      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Blue Jay 16       8      
Carolina Chickadee 19       10      
Tufted Titmouse 8       4      
Carolina Wren 8       7      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 1       1      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 1       1      
Palm Warbler 1       1      
Pine Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 2       2      
Yellow-throated Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 1       1      
Chipping Sparrow 16       4      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 7       4      
Northern Cardinal 28       12      
Painted Bunting 1       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 54       7      
Common Grackle 2       2      
Boat-tailed Grackle 19       5      
Purple Finch 1       1      
House Finch 37       6      
American Goldfinch 68       10      
Total 2,173             

A total of 60 species were reported.

See a summary for Georgia.

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