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2007 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 66       1      
Canada Goose 4,053       26      
American Black Duck 10       2      
Mallard 14       4      
Canvasback 6       1      
Ring-necked Duck 221       3      
Bufflehead 2       1      
Hooded Merganser 5       1      
Common Merganser 6       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 4       4      
Black Vulture 7       4      
Turkey Vulture 42       12      
Bald Eagle 5       4      
Northern Harrier 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4       3      
Cooper's Hawk 4       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 5       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 21       16      
American Coot 4       1      
Black-headed Gull 4       1      
Ring-billed Gull 302       14      
Herring Gull 52       4      
Rock Pigeon 351       11      
Mourning Dove 484       91      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 5       3      
Belted Kingfisher 3       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 77       58      
Downy Woodpecker 118       68      
Hairy Woodpecker 34       26      
Northern Flicker 20       16      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       2      
Blue Jay 195       71      
American Crow 206       41      
Fish Crow 18       6      
Tree Swallow 2       1      
Carolina Chickadee 103       47      
Black-capped Chickadee 6       3      
Tufted Titmouse 212       82      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 9       6      
White-breasted Nuthatch 92       54      
Brown Creeper 3       2      
Carolina Wren 94       48      
Winter Wren 6       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2       2      
Eastern Bluebird 22       6      
American Robin 327       31      
Gray Catbird 2       2      
Northern Mockingbird 41       30      
European Starling 710       51      
Eastern Towhee 10       3      
American Tree Sparrow 68       12      
Chipping Sparrow 11       4      
Field Sparrow 77       9      
Fox Sparrow 2       2      
Song Sparrow 122       49      
Swamp Sparrow 3       2      
White-throated Sparrow 409       63      
White-crowned Sparrow 2       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 973       100      
Northern Cardinal 444       102      
Red-winged Blackbird 134       29      
Rusty Blackbird 3       1      
Common Grackle 1,542       43      
Boat-tailed Grackle 1       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 250       29      
Purple Finch 5       3      
House Finch 298       65      
American Goldfinch 148       40      
House Sparrow 395       51      
Total 12,885             

A total of 73 species were reported.

See a summary for Delaware.

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