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2001 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 162       13      
Wood Duck 22       3      
Gadwall 2       1      
American Wigeon 46       2      
American Black Duck 1       1      
Mallard 65       10      
Northern Shoveler 4       1      
Northern Pintail 2       1      
Ring-necked Duck 12       3      
Greater Scaup 24       2      
Lesser Scaup 35       1      
Hooded Merganser 25       6      
Northern Bobwhite 10       3      
Common Loon 10       5      
Pied-billed Grebe 6       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 47       14      
Anhinga 2       2      
American White Pelican 2       1      
Brown Pelican 25       14      
Great Blue Heron 31       21      
Great Egret 17       9      
Snowy Egret 9       3      
Little Blue Heron 3       2      
Tricolored Heron 3       3      
Cattle Egret 1       1      
Green Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 38       2      
White Ibis 5       2      
Black Vulture 4       2      
Turkey Vulture 42       25      
Osprey 11       6      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Northern Harrier 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 7       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 9       7      
Red-tailed Hawk 11       7      
American Kestrel 3       2      
American Coot 527       5      
Killdeer 8       3      
American Oystercatcher 3       2      
Spotted Sandpiper 4       1      
Sanderling 3       1      
American Woodcock 1       1      
Laughing Gull 81       6      
Ring-billed Gull 165       9      
Herring Gull 104       16      
Great Black-backed Gull 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 202       27      
Mourning Dove 618       132      
Eastern Screech-Owl 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 4       3      
Red-headed Woodpecker 21       14      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 79       58      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 9       9      
Downy Woodpecker 44       31      
Hairy Woodpecker 2       1      
Northern Flicker 18       10      
Pileated Woodpecker 7       5      
Eastern Phoebe 2       1      
Blue Jay 180       77      
American Crow 123       43      
Fish Crow 22       6      
Purple Martin 494       8      
Barn Swallow 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 243       86      
Tufted Titmouse 193       79      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 12       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 8       4      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 45       26      
Brown Creeper 4       2      
Carolina Wren 89       43      
House Wren 15       5      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 3       3      
Eastern Bluebird 115       50      
Hermit Thrush 5       5      
American Robin 257       42      
Gray Catbird 14       10      
Northern Mockingbird 102       69      
Brown Thrasher 52       41      
European Starling 404       49      
Cedar Waxwing 32       4      
Pine Warbler 9       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 89       36      
Yellow-breasted Chat 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 12       6      
Chipping Sparrow 70       15      
Field Sparrow 23       9      
Savannah Sparrow 3       2      
Fox Sparrow 7       2      
Song Sparrow 111       30      
White-throated Sparrow 176       43      
White-crowned Sparrow 6       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 81       29      
Northern Cardinal 346       110      
Painted Bunting 4       4      
Red-winged Blackbird 180       24      
Rusty Blackbird 30       5      
Common Grackle 453       42      
Boat-tailed Grackle 242       19      
Brown-headed Cowbird 185       21      
Purple Finch 111       30      
House Finch 220       65      
Pine Siskin 11       2      
American Goldfinch 88       20      
House Sparrow 145       30      
Total 7,624             

A total of 106 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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