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2010 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
Snow Goose 2       1      
Canada Goose 210       21      
Mute Swan 2       1      
Wood Duck 7       4      
Gadwall 4       1      
Mallard 88       11      
Northern Shoveler 4       1      
Northern Pintail 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 40       1      
Greater Scaup 1       1      
Lesser Scaup 7       1      
Bufflehead 13       2      
Hooded Merganser 104       11      
Red-breasted Merganser 26       2      
Common Loon 7       4      
Pied-billed Grebe 6       3      
Northern Gannet 12       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 79       9      
Brown Pelican 31       8      
Great Blue Heron 21       15      
Great Egret 22       9      
Snowy Egret 9       3      
Little Blue Heron 3       3      
Tricolored Heron 4       4      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
White Ibis 78       8      
Black Vulture 24       13      
Turkey Vulture 69       28      
Osprey 3       2      
Bald Eagle 3       3      
Northern Harrier 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 13       12      
Red-tailed Hawk 11       9      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
American Coot 10       1      
Black-bellied Plover 3       1      
Semipalmated Plover 3       2      
Killdeer 12       3      
American Oystercatcher 1       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 13       3      
Lesser Yellowlegs 1       1      
Marbled Godwit 1       1      
Dunlin 30       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 28       1      
Laughing Gull 39       11      
Ring-billed Gull 153       18      
Herring Gull 120       9      
Forster's Tern 7       2      
Rock Pigeon 35       4      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 1       1      
Mourning Dove 305       89      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 9       7      
Belted Kingfisher 5       5      
Red-headed Woodpecker 11       11      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 69       58      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 10       9      
Downy Woodpecker 46       39      
Hairy Woodpecker 4       4      
Northern Flicker 34       18      
Pileated Woodpecker 9       9      
Eastern Phoebe 5       2      
Loggerhead Shrike 6       4      
Blue-headed Vireo 6       3      
Blue Jay 138       58      
American Crow 166       42      
Fish Crow 41       6      
Tree Swallow 5       1      
Carolina Chickadee 358       112      
Tufted Titmouse 190       83      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 2       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 6       4      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 53       24      
Carolina Wren 167       82      
House Wren 13       6      
Winter Wren 20       4      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 2       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 18       7      
Eastern Bluebird 72       34      
Hermit Thrush 12       9      
American Robin 463       37      
Gray Catbird 4       4      
Northern Mockingbird 86       56      
Brown Thrasher 34       28      
European Starling 107       25      
American Pipit 4       1      
Cedar Waxwing 147       10      
Common Yellowthroat 3       2      
Palm Warbler 8       4      
Pine Warbler 18       12      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 427       77      
Yellow-throated Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 13       8      
Chipping Sparrow 261       36      
Field Sparrow 29       3      
Vesper Sparrow 2       1      
Savannah Sparrow 14       4      
Seaside Sparrow 4       1      
Fox Sparrow 22       3      
Song Sparrow 64       20      
Swamp Sparrow 2       1      
White-throated Sparrow 120       35      
White-crowned Sparrow 8       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 187       38      
Northern Cardinal 341       109      
Painted Bunting 3       2      
Red-winged Blackbird 274       24      
Common Grackle 411       20      
Boat-tailed Grackle 57       6      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1,278       20      
Baltimore Oriole 8       5      
Purple Finch 12       4      
House Finch 214       58      
Pine Siskin 45       9      
American Goldfinch 156       38      
House Sparrow 174       30      
Total 8,152             

A total of 117 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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