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2008 Results: Wilmington, Delaware

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

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Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Canada Goose 6,778       20      
Ring-necked Duck 834       4      
Common Merganser 576       5      
White-throated Sparrow 507       35      
Mourning Dove 444       75      
Dark-eyed Junco 391       55      
Northern Cardinal 386       76      
American Robin 350       26      
House Sparrow 297       39      
House Finch 254       57      
Common Grackle 212       23      
Carolina Chickadee 210       60      
European Starling 208       24      
American Crow 200       27      
Red-winged Blackbird 193       14      
Tufted Titmouse 186       60      
American Goldfinch 183       43      
Blue Jay 128       36      
Ring-billed Gull 128       10      
White-breasted Nuthatch 102       51      
Downy Woodpecker 101       58      
Rock Pigeon 97       12      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 80       38      
Turkey Vulture 77       20      
Field Sparrow 62       7      
Hooded Merganser 53       3      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 53       37      
Fish Crow 52       4      
Carolina Wren 49       28      
Brown-headed Cowbird 48       8      
Song Sparrow 44       21      
Eastern Bluebird 41       5      
American Black Duck 32       3      
Mallard 26       4      
Hairy Woodpecker 25       20      
Red-tailed Hawk 25       15      
Cedar Waxwing 20       2      
Chipping Sparrow 20       5      
Northern Mockingbird 19       12      
American Tree Sparrow 16       5      
Ruddy Duck 16       2      
Herring Gull 15       4      
Bufflehead 14       3      
American Coot 13       4      
Cooper's Hawk 13       11      
Northern Flicker 13       9      
Purple Finch 13       3      
Black Vulture 10       4      
Brown Creeper 10       9      
Great Blue Heron 9       6      
Pileated Woodpecker 9       4      
White-crowned Sparrow 8       3      
Eastern Towhee 7       4      
Eastern Screech-Owl 6       3      
Pine Siskin 6       1      
Black-capped Chickadee 5       1      
Northern Harrier 5       5      
Pied-billed Grebe 5       3      
Winter Wren 5       3      
American Wigeon 4       2      
Bald Eagle 4       2      
Barred Owl 4       4      
Horned Grebe 4       2      
Killdeer 4       3      
Wood Duck 4       2      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 4       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 4       1      
Belted Kingfisher 3       2      
Great Horned Owl 3       3      
Rusty Blackbird 3       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3       2      
Wild Turkey 3       2      
American Kestrel 2       2      
Fox Sparrow 2       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 2       2      
Gray Catbird 2       2      
Great Black-backed Gull 2       1      
Northern Goshawk 2       2      
Peregrine Falcon 2       1      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
Canvasback 1       1      
Merlin 1       1      
Northern Shoveler 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Snow Goose 1       1      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
Total 13,757             

A total of 86 species were reported.

See a summary for Delaware.

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