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2012 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 1       1      
Cackling Goose 1       1      
Canada Goose 2,306       23      
American Black Duck 20       3      
Mallard 21       5      
Canvasback 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 191       3      
Lesser Scaup 3       1      
Bufflehead 7       1      
Hooded Merganser 5       1      
Common Merganser 31       2      
Red-breasted Merganser 3       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 16       2      
Black Vulture 9       4      
Turkey Vulture 50       25      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3       3      
Cooper's Hawk 4       4      
Bald Eagle 3       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 31       17      
American Coot 4       1      
Ring-billed Gull 42       5      
Rock Pigeon 65       9      
Mourning Dove 379       90      
Barred Owl 3       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 78       53      
Downy Woodpecker 90       64      
Hairy Woodpecker 22       21      
Northern Flicker 15       12      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       2      
Blue Jay 99       43      
American Crow 259       47      
Fish Crow 5       3      
Carolina Chickadee 209       89      
Tufted Titmouse 145       81      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 8       8      
White-breasted Nuthatch 80       54      
Brown Creeper 2       2      
Winter Wren 6       3      
Carolina Wren 43       36      
Eastern Bluebird 10       2      
American Robin 292       41      
Gray Catbird 2       2      
Northern Mockingbird 3       3      
European Starling 358       37      
American Tree Sparrow 2       2      
Field Sparrow 33       8      
Song Sparrow 87       31      
White-throated Sparrow 131       37      
White-crowned Sparrow 6       4      
Dark-eyed Junco 386       72      
Northern Cardinal 286       99      
Red-winged Blackbird 262       12      
Rusty Blackbird 3       1      
Common Grackle 828       30      
Brown-headed Cowbird 209       7      
House Finch 257       71      
American Goldfinch 104       34      
House Sparrow 285       49      
Total 7,806             

A total of 58 species were reported.

See a summary for Delaware.

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