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2006 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
Redhead 2       1      
Bufflehead 6       2      
Hooded Merganser 6       3      
Red-breasted Merganser 3       2      
Red-throated Loon 17       1      
Common Loon 6       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Horned Grebe 27       1      
Northern Gannet 86       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 739       5      
Brown Pelican 162       6      
Great Blue Heron 7       5      
Great Egret 7       4      
Snowy Egret 33       4      
Little Blue Heron 4       3      
Tricolored Heron 3       2      
White Ibis 2       1      
Black Vulture 46       3      
Turkey Vulture 53       4      
Osprey 4       2      
Bald Eagle 2       2      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 5       3      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Clapper Rail 7       2      
Black-bellied Plover 34       3      
Semipalmated Plover 17       1      
Killdeer 12       2      
American Oystercatcher 19       1      
Willet 26       4      
Ruddy Turnstone 263       2      
Sanderling 210       3      
Western Sandpiper 23       1      
Least Sandpiper 24       2      
Purple Sandpiper 6       1      
Dunlin 560       3      
Bonaparte's Gull 1       1      
Laughing Gull 123       4      
Ring-billed Gull 1,139       6      
Herring Gull 71       4      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 3       2      
Great Black-backed Gull 6       3      
Forster's Tern 33       3      
Royal Tern 41       4      
Black Skimmer 402       2      
Rock Pigeon 90       4      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 33       4      
Mourning Dove 53       6      
Great Horned Owl 2       1      
Belted Kingfisher 10       5      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 13       5      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 4       2      
Eastern Phoebe 3       2      
Blue-headed Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 4       2      
American Crow 25       4      
Fish Crow 12       2      
Tree Swallow 200       2      
Carolina Chickadee 12       3      
Tufted Titmouse 2       1      
Carolina Wren 9       4      
Marsh Wren 5       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 10       2      
Gray Catbird 15       4      
Northern Mockingbird 34       6      
Brown Thrasher 2       2      
European Starling 144       4      
Ovenbird 1       1      
Palm Warbler 3       3      
Pine Warbler 3       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 209       5      
Chipping Sparrow 17       1      
Savannah Sparrow 25       3      
Seaside Sparrow 3       1      
Song Sparrow 8       1      
Swamp Sparrow 4       2      
Northern Cardinal 21       4      
Red-winged Blackbird 307       5      
Eastern Meadowlark 23       1      
Common Grackle 15       1      
Boat-tailed Grackle 264       6      
Brown-headed Cowbird 21       1      
House Finch 12       3      
American Goldfinch 6       1      
House Sparrow 23       3      
Total 5,896             

A total of 89 species were reported.

See a summary for Georgia.

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