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2003 Results: Toms River, 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 11       1      
Canada Goose 62       2      
American Black Duck 62       2      
Bufflehead 10       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 22       1      
Turkey Vulture 1       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
Herring Gull 84       5      
Great Black-backed Gull 5       2      
Rock Pigeon 14       4      
Mourning Dove 95       19      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 11       10      
Downy Woodpecker 26       12      
Hairy Woodpecker 3       3      
Northern Flicker 3       3      
Blue Jay 67       17      
American Crow 20       5      
Carolina Chickadee 15       7      
Black-capped Chickadee 2       1      
Tufted Titmouse 24       12      
White-breasted Nuthatch 7       7      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 12       12      
Winter Wren 4       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Hermit Thrush 8       7      
American Robin 24       6      
Northern Mockingbird 3       3      
European Starling 103       11      
Cedar Waxwing 40       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 5       4      
American Tree Sparrow 5       3      
Chipping Sparrow 16       2      
Fox Sparrow 5       4      
Song Sparrow 29       13      
White-throated Sparrow 88       14      
Dark-eyed Junco 368       23      
Northern Cardinal 53       19      
Red-winged Blackbird 5       3      
Common Grackle 16       4      
House Finch 62       10      
American Goldfinch 56       9      
House Sparrow 45       11      
Total 1,498             

A total of 46 species were reported.

See a summary for New Jersey.

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