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2000 Results: Winston-Salem, North Carolina

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 478       40      
Wood Duck 2       1      
Mallard 17       6      
Mottled Duck 1       1      
Wild Turkey 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 6       6      
Black Vulture 3       2      
Turkey Vulture 19       10      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 5       2      
Cooper's Hawk 13       10      
Red-shouldered Hawk 8       5      
Red-tailed Hawk 36       23      
American Kestrel 7       7      
Killdeer 8       2      
Bonaparte's Gull 12       1      
Ring-billed Gull 25       1      
Herring Gull 23       2      
Rock Pigeon 37       8      
Mourning Dove 853       164      
Barn Owl 2       2      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 3       2      
Belted Kingfisher 3       3      
Red-headed Woodpecker 17       11      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 116       67      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 16       11      
Downy Woodpecker 99       65      
Hairy Woodpecker 6       6      
Northern Flicker 17       13      
Pileated Woodpecker 3       3      
Eastern Phoebe 6       4      
Loggerhead Shrike 1       1      
Warbling Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 250       125      
American Crow 391       95      
Fish Crow 2       1      
Carolina Chickadee 489       167      
Tufted Titmouse 347       132      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 99       57      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 40       22      
Brown Creeper 6       4      
Carolina Wren 238       108      
House Wren 118       14      
Winter Wren 9       3      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 4       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 10       6      
Eastern Bluebird 86       30      
American Robin 1,188       156      
Gray Catbird 5       3      
Northern Mockingbird 149       68      
Brown Thrasher 52       11      
European Starling 319       43      
Cedar Waxwing 42       1      
Pine Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 19       11      
Eastern Towhee 127       50      
Chipping Sparrow 77       20      
Field Sparrow 30       6      
Fox Sparrow 2       2      
Song Sparrow 194       58      
White-throated Sparrow 326       68      
White-crowned Sparrow 5       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 483       93      
Northern Cardinal 797       189      
Indigo Bunting 1       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 32       7      
Rusty Blackbird 2       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 7       2      
Common Grackle 1,211       70      
Brown-headed Cowbird 116       6      
Purple Finch 20       6      
House Finch 484       116      
American Goldfinch 543       96      
House Sparrow 211       46      
Total 10,379             

A total of 76 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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