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2010 Results: Townsend, Delaware

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
Snow Goose 582       4      
Canada Goose 950       5      
Wood Duck 3       1      
Mallard 87       2      
Common Goldeneye 3       1      
Wild Turkey 8       1      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Black Vulture 9       4      
Turkey Vulture 21       4      
Bald Eagle 6       2      
Northern Harrier 8       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 6       4      
American Kestrel 2       1      
Merlin 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 93       3      
Herring Gull 12       2      
Great Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 1       1      
Mourning Dove 49       6      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 11       5      
Downy Woodpecker 7       4      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 11       4      
Blue Jay 26       6      
American Crow 55       6      
Horned Lark 17       1      
Carolina Chickadee 44       5      
Tufted Titmouse 56       5      
White-breasted Nuthatch 12       4      
Carolina Wren 8       4      
Winter Wren 2       1      
Eastern Bluebird 1       1      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 7       3      
Gray Catbird 2       2      
Northern Mockingbird 18       5      
Brown Thrasher 5       3      
European Starling 159       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 10       4      
American Tree Sparrow 12       3      
Chipping Sparrow 5       2      
Field Sparrow 42       4      
Savannah Sparrow 75       3      
Fox Sparrow 15       5      
Song Sparrow 48       5      
Swamp Sparrow 6       1      
White-throated Sparrow 111       5      
White-crowned Sparrow 6       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 167       6      
Northern Cardinal 128       6      
Red-winged Blackbird 206       5      
Eastern Meadowlark 2       1      
Rusty Blackbird 12       1      
Common Grackle 81       4      
Brown-headed Cowbird 6       2      
Purple Finch 3       1      
House Finch 22       3      
American Goldfinch 34       4      
House Sparrow 25       5      
Total 3,307             

A total of 63 species were reported.

See a summary for Delaware.

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