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2011 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 86       10      
Mute Swan 13       7      
Tundra Swan 4       2      
Wood Duck 3       2      
Gadwall 27       4      
American Wigeon 17       2      
Mallard 26       10      
Blue-winged Teal 14       4      
Northern Shoveler 10       1      
Northern Pintail 17       1      
Green-winged Teal 5       1      
Ring-necked Duck 60       4      
Bufflehead 7       1      
Hooded Merganser 13       2      
Common Merganser 2       1      
Ruddy Duck 2       2      
Common Loon 3       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 16       9      
Northern Gannet 6       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 15       3      
Great Cormorant 2       1      
Brown Pelican 57       8      
Great Blue Heron 21       16      
Great Egret 21       9      
Snowy Egret 2       1      
Little Blue Heron 2       2      
White Ibis 15       5      
Black Vulture 19       6      
Turkey Vulture 41       21      
Osprey 4       3      
Bald Eagle 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 4       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 7       5      
Red-tailed Hawk 13       12      
American Coot 11       3      
Black-bellied Plover 6       1      
Semipalmated Plover 45       1      
Killdeer 9       3      
Willet 20       1      
Sanderling 12       1      
Dunlin 300       1      
Laughing Gull 59       4      
Ring-billed Gull 521       8      
Herring Gull 228       7      
Great Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 3       3      
Mourning Dove 213       62      
Great Horned Owl 2       2      
Barred Owl 4       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 12       9      
Belted Kingfisher 7       6      
Red-headed Woodpecker 8       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 55       37      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 12       10      
Downy Woodpecker 14       10      
Hairy Woodpecker 3       3      
Northern Flicker 3       3      
Pileated Woodpecker 3       3      
Blue Jay 119       44      
American Crow 209       49      
Fish Crow 27       5      
Carolina Chickadee 149       60      
Tufted Titmouse 78       42      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 2       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 3       3      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 45       24      
Brown Creeper 2       2      
Carolina Wren 76       47      
House Wren 1       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 5       5      
Eastern Bluebird 56       25      
Hermit Thrush 8       7      
American Robin 480       30      
Gray Catbird 2       2      
Northern Mockingbird 93       42      
Brown Thrasher 33       26      
European Starling 206       11      
Cedar Waxwing 17       1      
Common Yellowthroat 2       1      
Pine Warbler 5       5      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 638       35      
Eastern Towhee 11       7      
Chipping Sparrow 89       16      
Field Sparrow 27       5      
Savannah Sparrow 6       3      
Fox Sparrow 2       2      
Song Sparrow 44       12      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 92       34      
White-crowned Sparrow 10       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 59       20      
Western Tanager 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 196       64      
Red-winged Blackbird 280       22      
Common Grackle 192       27      
Boat-tailed Grackle 7       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 55       7      
Baltimore Oriole 5       4      
Purple Finch 34       13      
House Finch 109       34      
Pine Siskin 3       2      
American Goldfinch 115       29      
House Sparrow 37       14      
Total 5,741             

A total of 105 species were reported.

See a summary for North Carolina.

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