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1999 Results: Wilmington, 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 41       4      
Gadwall 10       2      
American Wigeon 40       2      
Mallard 33       6      
Hooded Merganser 33       8      
Red-breasted Merganser 47       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 18       6      
Double-crested Cormorant 38       5      
Brown Pelican 7       5      
Great Blue Heron 29       9      
Great Egret 147       12      
Snowy Egret 6       4      
Little Blue Heron 2       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
White Ibis 9       3      
Black Vulture 8       4      
Turkey Vulture 17       10      
Osprey 3       3      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3       3      
Cooper's Hawk 2       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 5       5      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       2      
American Coot 350       2      
Killdeer 4       1      
Spotted Sandpiper 7       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 9       2      
Lesser Yellowlegs 35       2      
Western Sandpiper 2       1      
Least Sandpiper 12       1      
Short-billed Dowitcher 3       1      
Laughing Gull 6       3      
Ring-billed Gull 135       8      
Herring Gull 38       6      
Forster's Tern 3       2      
Rock Pigeon 34       5      
Mourning Dove 331       67      
Common Ground-Dove 4       3      
Eastern Screech-Owl 2       1      
Belted Kingfisher 5       5      
Red-headed Woodpecker 3       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 57       39      
Downy Woodpecker 35       22      
Northern Flicker 15       10      
Pileated Woodpecker 6       6      
Blue Jay 92       35      
American Crow 115       15      
Fish Crow 100       7      
Carolina Chickadee 198       64      
Tufted Titmouse 143       56      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 3       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 3       2      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 43       25      
Carolina Wren 66       40      
Marsh Wren 2       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 12       8      
Eastern Bluebird 43       17      
Hermit Thrush 3       3      
American Robin 167       19      
Northern Mockingbird 55       30      
Brown Thrasher 38       30      
European Starling 111       10      
Cedar Waxwing 50       3      
Pine Warbler 10       6      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 135       23      
Yellow-throated Warbler 25       1      
Eastern Towhee 23       12      
Chipping Sparrow 41       10      
Field Sparrow 31       4      
Vesper Sparrow 7       1      
Savannah Sparrow 3       3      
Fox Sparrow 4       2      
Song Sparrow 34       16      
Swamp Sparrow 3       2      
White-throated Sparrow 139       21      
Dark-eyed Junco 197       42      
Northern Cardinal 258       63      
Red-winged Blackbird 263       18      
Rusty Blackbird 60       6      
Common Grackle 637       34      
Boat-tailed Grackle 53       5      
Brown-headed Cowbird 382       20      
Purple Finch 54       18      
House Finch 166       29      
Pine Siskin 5       2      
American Goldfinch 67       20      
House Sparrow 28       8      
Total 5,467             

A total of 87 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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