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2001 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 9,035       21      
Brant 294       2      
Canada Goose 4,551       61      
Mute Swan 9       2      
Tundra Swan 321       7      
Wood Duck 18       6      
Gadwall 6       1      
American Black Duck 189       12      
Mallard 1,105       38      
Northern Shoveler 27       4      
Northern Pintail 305       3      
Green-winged Teal 450       2      
Canvasback 1,649       6      
Redhead 10       1      
Ring-necked Duck 84       5      
Tufted Duck 1       1      
Greater Scaup 195       2      
Lesser Scaup 59       4      
Surf Scoter 6       1      
Bufflehead 106       11      
Common Goldeneye 50       1      
Hooded Merganser 12       5      
Common Merganser 46       3      
Red-breasted Merganser 105       12      
Ruddy Duck 695       5      
Ring-necked Pheasant 1       1      
Wild Turkey 3       3      
Red-throated Loon 9       3      
Common Loon 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 9       5      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 2       1      
Great Cormorant 4       1      
American White Pelican 2       2      
American Bittern 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 37       22      
Black Vulture 22       9      
Turkey Vulture 266       59      
Osprey 2       2      
Bald Eagle 10       9      
Northern Harrier 15       9      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 14       14      
Cooper's Hawk 5       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 30       22      
Golden Eagle 1       1      
American Kestrel 7       6      
Peregrine Falcon 3       3      
Virginia Rail 1       1      
American Coot 21       5      
Killdeer 4       2      
Greater Yellowlegs 1       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 10       1      
Sanderling 97       5      
Purple Sandpiper 2       1      
Dunlin 800       1      
Laughing Gull 260       4      
Ring-billed Gull 1,231       42      
Herring Gull 401       16      
Great Black-backed Gull 4       3      
Rock Pigeon 280       18      
Mourning Dove 910       175      
Great Horned Owl 10       9      
Barred Owl 4       4      
Belted Kingfisher 7       6      
Red-headed Woodpecker 5       5      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 155       102      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 6       6      
Downy Woodpecker 166       92      
Hairy Woodpecker 35       22      
Northern Flicker 55       28      
Pileated Woodpecker 8       7      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 348       121      
American Crow 537       105      
Horned Lark 61       2      
Carolina Chickadee 472       138      
Tufted Titmouse 430       155      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 5       3      
White-breasted Nuthatch 61       37      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 9       6      
Brown Creeper 7       4      
Carolina Wren 76       48      
Winter Wren 24       6      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 14       7      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 13       7      
Eastern Bluebird 49       10      
Hermit Thrush 2       2      
American Robin 821       66      
Gray Catbird 9       6      
Northern Mockingbird 76       60      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 2,414       94      
Cedar Waxwing 308       12      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 63       13      
Eastern Towhee 7       5      
American Tree Sparrow 8       3      
Chipping Sparrow 17       6      
Field Sparrow 55       6      
Savannah Sparrow 12       5      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 197       52      
Swamp Sparrow 3       3      
White-throated Sparrow 492       79      
White-crowned Sparrow 136       7      
Dark-eyed Junco 792       131      
Northern Cardinal 656       173      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,830       70      
Eastern Meadowlark 51       2      
Yellow-headed Blackbird 2       2      
Common Grackle 4,265       76      
Boat-tailed Grackle 20       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 202       13      
Baltimore Oriole 2       2      
Purple Finch 109       22      
House Finch 1,104       125      
Pine Siskin 3       2      
American Goldfinch 497       89      
House Sparrow 677       96      
Total 41,186             

A total of 119 species were reported.

See list of localities in Delaware with reports.

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