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2005 Results: Silver Spring, Maryland

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 243       4      
Mallard 34       2      
Black Vulture 3       2      
Turkey Vulture 7       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       2      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 1       1      
Herring Gull 6       1      
Rock Pigeon 28       7      
Mourning Dove 299       58      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 5       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 18       16      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 79       46      
Hairy Woodpecker 17       12      
Northern Flicker 5       5      
Pileated Woodpecker 5       5      
Blue Jay 8       6      
American Crow 43       16      
Fish Crow 3       2      
Tree Swallow 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 102       48      
Tufted Titmouse 65       33      
White-breasted Nuthatch 48       33      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 51       34      
Winter Wren 3       3      
American Robin 19       6      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 23       18      
European Starling 182       26      
American Tree Sparrow 78       13      
Chipping Sparrow 12       3      
Savannah Sparrow 3       2      
Song Sparrow 89       36      
White-throated Sparrow 57       19      
Dark-eyed Junco 214       44      
Northern Cardinal 201       65      
Red-winged Blackbird 5       3      
Common Grackle 74       11      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2       1      
Purple Finch 3       2      
House Finch 61       22      
American Goldfinch 125       27      
House Sparrow 400       44      
Total 2,637             

A total of 48 species were reported.

See a summary for Maryland.

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