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2000 Results: Delaware

Other years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012

See list of localities in Delaware with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Snow Goose 23,858       29      
Brant 172       2      
Canada Goose 6,540       122      
Mute Swan 4       2      
Tundra Swan 203       11      
Wood Duck 48       11      
American Black Duck 135       6      
Mallard 305       40      
Northern Shoveler 152       5      
Northern Pintail 270       3      
Green-winged Teal 5       2      
Canvasback 1,369       3      
Redhead 21       1      
Ring-necked Duck 88       2      
Tufted Duck 1       1      
Lesser Scaup 160       6      
Long-tailed Duck 3       1      
Bufflehead 90       9      
Common Goldeneye 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 46       6      
Common Merganser 10       3      
Red-breasted Merganser 49       6      
Ruddy Duck 198       4      
Wild Turkey 34       5      
Red-throated Loon 4       1      
Common Loon 15       6      
Pied-billed Grebe 9       5      
Horned Grebe 2       1      
Red-necked Grebe 2       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 9       3      
Great Cormorant 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 54       31      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 5       2      
Black Vulture 50       15      
Turkey Vulture 381       96      
Osprey 5       2      
Bald Eagle 9       8      
Northern Harrier 15       13      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 29       27      
Cooper's Hawk 13       13      
Red-shouldered Hawk 17       13      
Red-tailed Hawk 79       59      
Rough-legged Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 18       13      
Merlin 2       1      
Peregrine Falcon 2       2      
American Coot 21       2      
Killdeer 23       10      
Ruddy Turnstone 1       1      
Sanderling 30       1      
American Woodcock 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 7       1      
Laughing Gull 161       13      
Ring-billed Gull 311       30      
Herring Gull 206       21      
Great Black-backed Gull 22       8      
Rock Pigeon 441       40      
Mourning Dove 2,788       534      
Eastern Screech-Owl 3       3      
Great Horned Owl 6       4      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 16       13      
Red-headed Woodpecker 16       13      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 305       246      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 12       10      
Downy Woodpecker 468       293      
Hairy Woodpecker 94       73      
Northern Flicker 67       60      
Pileated Woodpecker 11       10      
Eastern Phoebe 2       2      
Blue Jay 760       291      
American Crow 1,664       266      
Fish Crow 15       5      
Horned Lark 50       1      
Carolina Chickadee 957       295      
Black-capped Chickadee 515       180      
Tufted Titmouse 1,052       423      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 210       112      
White-breasted Nuthatch 432       259      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 37       13      
Brown Creeper 23       20      
Carolina Wren 246       162      
House Wren 4       3      
Winter Wren 19       12      
Marsh Wren 13       4      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 5       4      
Eastern Bluebird 137       44      
Hermit Thrush 8       6      
American Robin 2,072       178      
Gray Catbird 18       13      
Northern Mockingbird 251       165      
Brown Thrasher 9       6      
European Starling 2,742       239      
Cedar Waxwing 75       11      
Lapland Longspur 9       2      
Black-and-white Warbler 1       1      
Pine Warbler 4       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 31       17      
Eastern Towhee 21       14      
American Tree Sparrow 70       23      
Chipping Sparrow 60       20      
Field Sparrow 36       10      
Savannah Sparrow 36       15      
Henslow's Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 40       24      
Song Sparrow 654       206      
Swamp Sparrow 14       2      
White-throated Sparrow 2,140       330      
White-crowned Sparrow 194       30      
Dark-eyed Junco 3,617       557      
Northern Cardinal 2,383       567      
Red-winged Blackbird 4,678       232      
Yellow-headed Blackbird 2       2      
Rusty Blackbird 321       13      
Brewer's Blackbird 5       2      
Common Grackle 11,527       322      
Boat-tailed Grackle 141       7      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1,651       133      
Purple Finch 398       98      
House Finch 2,341       368      
Common Redpoll 5       2      
Pine Siskin 17       5      
American Goldfinch 1,629       274      
House Sparrow 1,818       241      
Total 84,655             

A total of 124 species were reported.

See list of localities in Delaware with reports.

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