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2006 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
Snow Goose 12       3      
Canada Goose 3,319       17      
Tundra Swan 1       1      
Wood Duck 27       3      
American Black Duck 7       2      
Mallard 60       6      
Ring-necked Duck 295       3      
Bufflehead 1       1      
Common Goldeneye 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 19       2      
Common Merganser 34       2      
Ruddy Duck 20       2      
Common Loon 3       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 3       2      
Black Vulture 6       3      
Turkey Vulture 17       3      
Bald Eagle 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3       3      
Cooper's Hawk 5       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 3       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 9       7      
Ring-billed Gull 174       6      
Herring Gull 4       2      
Rock Pigeon 173       10      
Mourning Dove 284       39      
Eastern Screech-Owl 2       1      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 3       3      
Belted Kingfisher 3       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 47       29      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 68       34      
Hairy Woodpecker 28       14      
Northern Flicker 15       12      
Pileated Woodpecker 3       3      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 71       26      
American Crow 87       17      
Fish Crow 5       2      
Carolina Chickadee 77       21      
Black-capped Chickadee 58       17      
Tufted Titmouse 55       29      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 13       10      
White-breasted Nuthatch 67       32      
Brown Creeper 2       1      
Carolina Wren 39       20      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 13       1      
American Robin 197       23      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 11       8      
European Starling 273       18      
Cedar Waxwing 9       1      
Pine Warbler 14       2      
Eastern Towhee 4       3      
American Tree Sparrow 6       1      
Chipping Sparrow 3       2      
Field Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 2       2      
Song Sparrow 19       11      
White-throated Sparrow 155       20      
White-crowned Sparrow 2       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 277       31      
Northern Cardinal 154       39      
Red-winged Blackbird 156       4      
Rusty Blackbird 3       1      
Common Grackle 350       10      
Boat-tailed Grackle 10       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 103       4      
Purple Finch 11       4      
House Finch 98       25      
Common Redpoll 2       1      
American Goldfinch 117       23      
House Sparrow 102       21      
Total 7,224             

A total of 76 species were reported.

See a summary for Delaware.

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