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2012 Results: Southport, North Carolina

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 32       3      
Mallard 6       1      
Ring-necked Duck 3       1      
Bufflehead 12       2      
Hooded Merganser 5       1      
Ruddy Duck 5       1      
Red-throated Loon 3       2      
Common Loon 9       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 7       1      
Northern Gannet 87       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 575       3      
Brown Pelican 74       4      
Great Blue Heron 4       2      
Great Egret 5       3      
Little Blue Heron 2       1      
White Ibis 18       2      
Black Vulture 32       5      
Turkey Vulture 40       7      
Osprey 2       1      
Cooper's Hawk 2       1      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
Killdeer 2       1      
Willet 10       2      
Ruddy Turnstone 4       1      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 679       2      
Laughing Gull 7       2      
Ring-billed Gull 106       6      
Herring Gull 37       3      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 10       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 6       2      
Forster's Tern 125       2      
Royal Tern 11       3      
Parasitic Jaeger 3       1      
Razorbill 7       2      
Mourning Dove 64       13      
Great Horned Owl 2       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 12       11      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 5       5      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 1       1      
Blue Jay 10       4      
American Crow 79       7      
Carolina Chickadee 29       14      
Tufted Titmouse 30       12      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 2       1      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 22       10      
Carolina Wren 16       10      
Eastern Bluebird 27       7      
American Robin 218       7      
Gray Catbird 16       1      
Northern Mockingbird 33       10      
Brown Thrasher 7       3      
European Starling 21       4      
Cedar Waxwing 32       1      
Pine Warbler 5       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 151       6      
Chipping Sparrow 62       7      
Field Sparrow 8       2      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 6       2      
White-throated Sparrow 28       8      
Dark-eyed Junco 2       1      
Northern Cardinal 34       11      
Painted Bunting 9       6      
Red-winged Blackbird 51       7      
Common Grackle 31       4      
Boat-tailed Grackle 44       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 40       4      
Purple Finch 3       1      
House Finch 17       6      
American Goldfinch 19       6      
Total 3,076             

A total of 76 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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