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2008 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
Lesser Scaup 110       1      
Black Scoter 2       1      
Bufflehead 33       4      
Hooded Merganser 80       4      
Red-breasted Merganser 4       1      
Red-throated Loon 4       1      
Common Loon 9       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       2      
Horned Grebe 35       3      
Wood Stork 14       3      
Northern Gannet 86       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 158       7      
American White Pelican 4       1      
Brown Pelican 95       10      
Great Blue Heron 9       6      
Great Egret 26       6      
Snowy Egret 58       7      
Little Blue Heron 12       2      
Tricolored Heron 15       4      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
White Ibis 94       3      
Black Vulture 58       5      
Turkey Vulture 72       5      
Osprey 10       7      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Northern Harrier 6       4      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       2      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Clapper Rail 22       4      
Black-bellied Plover 33       1      
Semipalmated Plover 110       1      
Killdeer 13       1      
American Oystercatcher 3       1      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
Willet 23       4      
Lesser Yellowlegs 6       2      
Ruddy Turnstone 88       2      
Sanderling 150       3      
Western Sandpiper 180       1      
Least Sandpiper 6       1      
Purple Sandpiper 16       1      
Dunlin 250       1      
Short-billed Dowitcher 4       1      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 4       2      
Laughing Gull 13       4      
Ring-billed Gull 820       9      
Herring Gull 187       5      
Great Black-backed Gull 4       1      
Forster's Tern 66       7      
Royal Tern 17       3      
Black Skimmer 346       3      
Rock Pigeon 27       4      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 17       4      
Mourning Dove 34       7      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 9       6      
Red-headed Woodpecker 6       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 4       3      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2       1      
Downy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 3       1      
Eastern Phoebe 3       3      
White-eyed Vireo 2       2      
Blue Jay 16       6      
American Crow 32       6      
Fish Crow 22       6      
Purple Martin 7       1      
Tree Swallow 121       4      
Carolina Chickadee 12       5      
Tufted Titmouse 8       5      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 1       1      
Carolina Wren 12       5      
House Wren 2       1      
Sedge Wren 1       1      
Marsh Wren 9       4      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 8       3      
Eastern Bluebird 7       1      
American Robin 187       2      
Gray Catbird 5       3      
Northern Mockingbird 8       5      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 31       4      
Cedar Waxwing 42       2      
Black-and-white Warbler 1       1      
Common Yellowthroat 6       3      
Palm Warbler 8       2      
Pine Warbler 9       5      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 46       4      
Prairie Warbler 1       1      
Chipping Sparrow 16       3      
Lark Sparrow 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 14       3      
Nelson's Sparrow 4       1      
Saltmarsh Sparrow 12       2      
Seaside Sparrow 14       2      
Song Sparrow 13       5      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 11       1      
Northern Cardinal 27       8      
Red-winged Blackbird 329       6      
Eastern Meadowlark 19       2      
Common Grackle 141       6      
Boat-tailed Grackle 83       8      
Brown-headed Cowbird 13       4      
House Finch 30       5      
American Goldfinch 55       4      
House Sparrow 32       2      
Total 4,896             

A total of 112 species were reported.

See a summary for Georgia.

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