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2008 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 1,003       76      
Wood Duck 22       4      
Gadwall 1       1      
American Black Duck 10       3      
Mallard 438       35      
Green-winged Teal 25       3      
Ring-necked Duck 11       5      
Greater Scaup 1       1      
Bufflehead 14       4      
Hooded Merganser 9       2      
Ruddy Duck 335       7      
Northern Bobwhite 3       1      
Wild Turkey 88       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 17       5      
Great Blue Heron 24       20      
Little Blue Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 26       7      
Turkey Vulture 243       37      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 6       6      
Cooper's Hawk 31       25      
Red-shouldered Hawk 22       18      
Red-tailed Hawk 36       30      
American Kestrel 9       7      
American Coot 28       3      
Killdeer 59       9      
Wilson's Snipe 4       2      
American Woodcock 3       1      
Ring-billed Gull 603       9      
Herring Gull 15       3      
Rock Pigeon 390       24      
Mourning Dove 812       196      
Eastern Screech-Owl 3       3      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 5       3      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 1       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 3       3      
Belted Kingfisher 9       7      
Red-headed Woodpecker 14       10      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 188       131      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 41       30      
Downy Woodpecker 173       116      
Hairy Woodpecker 32       23      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 3       2      
Northern Flicker 35       28      
Pileated Woodpecker 5       5      
Eastern Phoebe 24       13      
Loggerhead Shrike 2       2      
Blue Jay 336       142      
American Crow 832       131      
Fish Crow 4       2      
Common Raven 5       4      
Purple Martin 2       1      
Carolina Chickadee 591       212      
Tufted Titmouse 457       179      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 52       32      
White-breasted Nuthatch 166       104      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 58       36      
Brown Creeper 10       8      
Carolina Wren 313       169      
House Wren 11       6      
Winter Wren 3       3      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 10       4      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 25       20      
Eastern Bluebird 319       103      
Hermit Thrush 3       3      
American Robin 1,207       139      
Gray Catbird 9       6      
Northern Mockingbird 160       106      
Brown Thrasher 27       14      
European Starling 585       55      
American Pipit 2       1      
Cedar Waxwing 237       12      
Pine Warbler 23       16      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 85       42      
Eastern Towhee 192       104      
Chipping Sparrow 100       23      
Field Sparrow 74       24      
Savannah Sparrow 5       2      
Fox Sparrow 4       4      
Song Sparrow 327       86      
Swamp Sparrow 8       5      
White-throated Sparrow 456       104      
White-crowned Sparrow 7       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 818       142      
Northern Cardinal 1,005       241      
Red-winged Blackbird 18       8      
Eastern Meadowlark 31       2      
Rusty Blackbird 3       1      
Common Grackle 1,604       46      
Brown-headed Cowbird 37       12      
Baltimore Oriole 2       1      
Purple Finch 262       62      
House Finch 843       147      
Pine Siskin 42       6      
American Goldfinch 628       128      
House Sparrow 248       51      
Total 17,075             

A total of 97 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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