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2009 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
Bufflehead 36       3      
Hooded Merganser 39       5      
Red-breasted Merganser 17       3      
Red-throated Loon 8       2      
Common Loon 3       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       1      
Wood Stork 2       1      
Northern Gannet 109       4      
Double-crested Cormorant 905       7      
Brown Pelican 119       9      
Great Blue Heron 7       5      
Great Egret 14       8      
Snowy Egret 33       7      
Little Blue Heron 8       2      
Tricolored Heron 9       5      
Green Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 37       1      
White Ibis 2       1      
Black Vulture 41       4      
Turkey Vulture 50       6      
Osprey 4       4      
Bald Eagle 3       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 5       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       4      
American Kestrel 5       4      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Clapper Rail 21       6      
Black-bellied Plover 84       3      
Semipalmated Plover 131       2      
Killdeer 7       1      
American Oystercatcher 73       3      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 3       1      
Willet 6       2      
Ruddy Turnstone 317       4      
Red Knot 15       1      
Sanderling 225       3      
Western Sandpiper 27       2      
Least Sandpiper 7       1      
Purple Sandpiper 26       3      
Dunlin 190       2      
Short-billed Dowitcher 32       1      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 7       3      
Laughing Gull 102       5      
Ring-billed Gull 1,049       10      
Herring Gull 110       4      
Forster's Tern 19       4      
Royal Tern 58       4      
Black Skimmer 508       4      
Rock Pigeon 113       6      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 49       9      
Mourning Dove 141       10      
Common Ground-Dove 2       1      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 12       7      
Red-headed Woodpecker 2       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 9       8      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 4       4      
Downy Woodpecker 3       1      
Northern Flicker 3       2      
Eastern Phoebe 2       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 3       2      
Blue-headed Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 43       6      
American Crow 44       6      
Fish Crow 48       7      
Purple Martin 2       1      
Tree Swallow 158       6      
Carolina Chickadee 18       8      
Tufted Titmouse 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
Carolina Wren 11       7      
House Wren 6       4      
Sedge Wren 1       1      
Marsh Wren 10       3      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 4       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 13       3      
Eastern Bluebird 22       2      
Northern Mockingbird 26       10      
Brown Thrasher 8       6      
European Starling 238       7      
Cedar Waxwing 144       2      
Black-and-white Warbler 1       1      
Palm Warbler 28       2      
Pine Warbler 6       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 332       9      
Yellow-throated Warbler 1       1      
Chipping Sparrow 68       5      
Savannah Sparrow 4       2      
Seaside Sparrow 9       3      
Song Sparrow 17       6      
Swamp Sparrow 8       3      
White-throated Sparrow 24       3      
Northern Cardinal 24       7      
Red-winged Blackbird 349       7      
Eastern Meadowlark 32       1      
Common Grackle 60       5      
Boat-tailed Grackle 214       10      
Brown-headed Cowbird 62       1      
House Finch 48       5      
American Goldfinch 8       1      
House Sparrow 99       7      
Total 7,023             

A total of 106 species were reported.

See a summary for Georgia.

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