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2009 Results: Somers Point, New Jersey

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
Brant 701       5      
Canada Goose 12       4      
American Black Duck 355       3      
Mallard 104       3      
Green-winged Teal 5       2      
Long-tailed Duck 1       1      
Bufflehead 87       4      
Hooded Merganser 70       3      
Common Merganser 8       2      
Red-breasted Merganser 6       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 5       1      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Turkey Vulture 4       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       1      
American Oystercatcher 10       2      
Sanderling 12       1      
Ring-billed Gull 2       1      
Herring Gull 121       3      
Great Black-backed Gull 24       3      
Mourning Dove 34       7      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 4       3      
Blue Jay 5       4      
American Crow 2       1      
Carolina Chickadee 9       5      
Tufted Titmouse 7       5      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
Carolina Wren 7       5      
American Robin 2       2      
European Starling 21       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 6       2      
Song Sparrow 11       4      
White-throated Sparrow 22       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 22       4      
Northern Cardinal 10       5      
Red-winged Blackbird 17       3      
Common Grackle 28       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 14       1      
House Finch 4       3      
Pine Siskin 3       1      
House Sparrow 50       5      
Total 1,813             

A total of 42 species were reported.

See a summary for New Jersey.

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