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1999 Results: Wilmington, 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
Canada Goose 116       4      
Mallard 10       1      
Black Vulture 4       1      
Turkey Vulture 5       5      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 60       1      
Herring Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 22       3      
Mourning Dove 195       27      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 13       12      
Downy Woodpecker 24       18      
Hairy Woodpecker 4       4      
Northern Flicker 3       3      
Blue Jay 26       9      
American Crow 56       12      
Fish Crow 3       1      
Carolina Chickadee 25       6      
Black-capped Chickadee 53       22      
Tufted Titmouse 81       26      
White-breasted Nuthatch 21       14      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 4       3      
American Robin 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 10       6      
European Starling 140       14      
American Tree Sparrow 47       4      
Chipping Sparrow 6       2      
Fox Sparrow 9       2      
Song Sparrow 5       4      
White-throated Sparrow 48       15      
Dark-eyed Junco 143       24      
Northern Cardinal 95       33      
Red-winged Blackbird 287       12      
Rusty Blackbird 300       1      
Common Grackle 585       19      
Brown-headed Cowbird 10       3      
Purple Finch 13       2      
House Finch 135       23      
Pine Siskin 10       1      
American Goldfinch 63       7      
House Sparrow 117       14      
Total 2,753             

A total of 42 species were reported.

See a summary for Delaware.

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