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2002 Results: Tybee Island, Georgia

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
Canvasback 1       1      
Lesser Scaup 103       3      
Bufflehead 55       5      
Hooded Merganser 30       4      
Red-breasted Merganser 21       5      
Red-throated Loon 10       4      
Common Loon 6       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       1      
Northern Gannet 149       4      
Double-crested Cormorant 1,100       7      
Brown Pelican 391       9      
Great Blue Heron 22       6      
Great Egret 103       8      
Snowy Egret 224       6      
Little Blue Heron 7       5      
Tricolored Heron 12       6      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 37       3      
White Ibis 376       6      
Black Vulture 107       6      
Turkey Vulture 47       6      
Osprey 5       3      
Bald Eagle 2       2      
Northern Harrier 3       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       3      
American Kestrel 8       3      
Merlin 1       1      
Clapper Rail 13       5      
Black-bellied Plover 528       3      
Wilson's Plover 3       1      
Semipalmated Plover 367       2      
Piping Plover 3       1      
Killdeer 20       4      
American Oystercatcher 43       3      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 9       2      
Willet 41       5      
Ruddy Turnstone 171       6      
Sanderling 716       5      
Western Sandpiper 11       1      
Least Sandpiper 37       2      
Purple Sandpiper 8       1      
Dunlin 1,016       3      
Short-billed Dowitcher 87       2      
Common Snipe 1       1      
Laughing Gull 258       6      
Ring-billed Gull 1,391       9      
Herring Gull 332       6      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 4       2      
Great Black-backed Gull 10       5      
Forster's Tern 128       7      
Royal Tern 65       6      
Black Skimmer 277       4      
Rock Pigeon 108       5      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 37       4      
Mourning Dove 73       7      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 17       7      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 6       3      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 5       3      
Northern Flicker 8       2      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       2      
Eastern Phoebe 3       3      
Blue Jay 11       4      
American Crow 17       5      
Fish Crow 63       6      
Purple Martin 1       1      
Tree Swallow 265       4      
Carolina Chickadee 8       4      
Tufted Titmouse 6       4      
Carolina Wren 4       4      
Marsh Wren 2       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2       2      
Eastern Bluebird 5       1      
American Robin 36       4      
Gray Catbird 3       2      
Northern Mockingbird 15       8      
Brown Thrasher 3       3      
European Starling 265       3      
Palm Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 244       7      
Chipping Sparrow 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 33       4      
Nelson's Sparrow 9       3      
Saltmarsh Sparrow 6       3      
Seaside Sparrow 10       4      
Song Sparrow 2       1      
Swamp Sparrow 16       4      
Northern Cardinal 10       6      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,047       9      
Common Grackle 34       2      
Boat-tailed Grackle 322       9      
Brown-headed Cowbird 268       3      
House Finch 4       3      
House Sparrow 6       2      
Total 11,347             

A total of 96 species were reported.

See a summary for Georgia.

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