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2009 Results: Swansboro, 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 60       3      
American Wigeon 17       1      
Mallard 13       3      
Bufflehead 37       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 23       2      
Common Loon 3       2      
Northern Gannet 9       1      
Great Cormorant 5       1      
Brown Pelican 53       5      
Great Blue Heron 11       7      
Great Egret 6       4      
Snowy Egret 1       1      
Tricolored Heron 3       1      
Cattle Egret 1       1      
Black Vulture 2       2      
Turkey Vulture 27       6      
Osprey 1       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       3      
American Kestrel 3       3      
Merlin 4       4      
Black-bellied Plover 1       1      
Semipalmated Plover 3       1      
Killdeer 1       1      
American Oystercatcher 2       1      
American Avocet 5       1      
Willet 2       1      
Sanderling 12       1      
Dunlin 8       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 2       2      
Laughing Gull 6       3      
Ring-billed Gull 83       4      
Forster's Tern 68       2      
Black Skimmer 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 4       1      
Mourning Dove 64       11      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 27       9      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 11       9      
Downy Woodpecker 10       5      
Northern Flicker 19       5      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       2      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 82       14      
American Crow 11       5      
Fish Crow 5       1      
Tree Swallow 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 33       10      
Tufted Titmouse 21       6      
Carolina Wren 19       11      
House Wren 9       4      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2       2      
Eastern Bluebird 23       8      
Hermit Thrush 2       2      
American Robin 111       12      
Gray Catbird 2       2      
Northern Mockingbird 16       10      
Brown Thrasher 4       4      
European Starling 93       8      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Palm Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 14       7      
Eastern Towhee 11       6      
Chipping Sparrow 13       6      
Field Sparrow 5       3      
Vesper Sparrow 1       1      
Seaside Sparrow 3       1      
Song Sparrow 25       8      
White-throated Sparrow 19       4      
White-crowned Sparrow 5       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 9       3      
Northern Cardinal 76       13      
Red-winged Blackbird 200       12      
Common Grackle 71       9      
Boat-tailed Grackle 80       6      
Brown-headed Cowbird 66       3      
Purple Finch 3       2      
House Finch 5       2      
American Goldfinch 26       6      
House Sparrow 11       3      
Total 1,698             

A total of 81 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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