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2005 Results: Wilmington, North Carolina

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
 
Northern Cardinal 524       138      
Mourning Dove 549       125      
Carolina Chickadee 255       106      
Blue Jay 240       101      
American Robin 609       92      
Tufted Titmouse 201       92      
Carolina Wren 156       89      
Northern Mockingbird 143       83      
House Finch 289       79      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 90       71      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 219       55      
American Crow 151       50      
Eastern Bluebird 97       47      
Brown Thrasher 56       45      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 77       42      
American Goldfinch 206       39      
European Starling 296       39      
White-throated Sparrow 157       39      
Dark-eyed Junco 163       37      
Brown-headed Cowbird 412       35      
Common Grackle 348       34      
Downy Woodpecker 47       32      
House Sparrow 186       29      
Purple Finch 80       29      
Red-winged Blackbird 5,256       27      
Chipping Sparrow 139       24      
Eastern Towhee 47       23      
Song Sparrow 80       22      
Great Egret 35       21      
Rock Pigeon 153       21      
Great Blue Heron 27       20      
Turkey Vulture 45       20      
Canada Goose 271       19      
Cedar Waxwing 460       18      
Gray Catbird 20       15      
Hermit Thrush 16       15      
Northern Flicker 24       15      
Red-headed Woodpecker 16       15      
Fish Crow 58       14      
Fox Sparrow 29       14      
White Ibis 160       14      
Hooded Merganser 194       13      
Mallard 97       13      
Ring-billed Gull 238       13      
Boat-tailed Grackle 67       11      
Field Sparrow 28       11      
Hairy Woodpecker 13       10      
Pine Siskin 38       10      
White-breasted Nuthatch 17       10      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 15       10      
Belted Kingfisher 12       9      
House Wren 17       9      
Pine Warbler 19       9      
Red-tailed Hawk 10       9      
Brown Pelican 20       7      
Laughing Gull 71       7      
Double-crested Cormorant 32       6      
Baltimore Oriole 8       5      
Pileated Woodpecker 6       5      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 5       5      
Common Loon 6       4      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 5       4      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 25       4      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 6       4      
Cooper's Hawk 4       3      
Herring Gull 13       3      
Killdeer 6       3      
Savannah Sparrow 27       3      
Snowy Egret 5       3      
Tundra Swan 7       3      
Willet 5       3      
Wood Duck 40       3      
American Black Duck 10       2      
Bufflehead 9       2      
Eastern Phoebe 2       2      
Little Blue Heron 2       2      
Northern Harrier 3       2      
Osprey 3       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       2      
Purple Martin 5       2      
Rufous Hummingbird 2       2      
Rusty Blackbird 42       2      
American Kestrel 1       1      
American Woodcock 1       1      
Black Vulture 2       1      
Black-bellied Plover 1       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 1       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 4       1      
Clapper Rail 3       1      
Forster's Tern 2       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 2       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 1       1      
Green-winged Teal 13       1      
Henslow's Sparrow 4       1      
Lesser Scaup 6       1      
Lincoln's Sparrow 2       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Palm Warbler 2       1      
Piping Plover 4       1      
Red Crossbill 1       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 2       1      
Saltmarsh Sparrow 1       1      
Sanderling 1       1      
Snow Goose 2       1      
Tricolored Heron 1       1      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Total 13,583             

A total of 107 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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