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2002 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 26,010       11      
Brant 384       6      
Canada Goose 3,486       42      
Tundra Swan 294       8      
Gadwall 1       1      
American Black Duck 388       10      
Mallard 822       24      
Northern Shoveler 41       3      
Northern Pintail 1,359       6      
Green-winged Teal 96       2      
Canvasback 1,082       4      
Redhead 207       3      
Ring-necked Duck 11       2      
Greater Scaup 55       1      
Lesser Scaup 101       3      
White-winged Scoter 1       1      
Black Scoter 20       1      
Bufflehead 227       3      
Hooded Merganser 2       1      
Common Merganser 4       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 72       6      
Ruddy Duck 517       3      
Ring-necked Pheasant 1       1      
Red-throated Loon 4       2      
Common Loon 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 6       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 12       4      
Great Blue Heron 32       17      
Tricolored Heron 3       1      
Black Vulture 47       5      
Turkey Vulture 217       54      
Osprey 1       1      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Northern Harrier 12       11      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 8       8      
Cooper's Hawk 10       10      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 24       19      
American Kestrel 9       9      
Merlin 1       1      
Killdeer 9       3      
Ruddy Turnstone 8       2      
Sanderling 62       5      
Purple Sandpiper 19       2      
Dunlin 210       2      
American Woodcock 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 27       2      
Laughing Gull 38       3      
Ring-billed Gull 534       24      
Herring Gull 611       10      
Great Black-backed Gull 62       9      
Rock Pigeon 168       19      
Mourning Dove 735       119      
Great Horned Owl 3       3      
Belted Kingfisher 3       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 10       7      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 96       55      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 7       6      
Downy Woodpecker 96       63      
Hairy Woodpecker 30       22      
Northern Flicker 26       19      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       1      
Blue Jay 313       81      
American Crow 428       80      
Fish Crow 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 281       83      
Black-capped Chickadee 11       3      
Tufted Titmouse 292       97      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 33       25      
White-breasted Nuthatch 92       48      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 11       5      
Brown Creeper 4       3      
Carolina Wren 76       44      
Winter Wren 5       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 17       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2       2      
Eastern Bluebird 79       13      
American Robin 452       46      
Gray Catbird 9       7      
Northern Mockingbird 97       67      
European Starling 1,157       63      
Pine Warbler 6       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 6       2      
Eastern Towhee 13       4      
American Tree Sparrow 5       3      
Chipping Sparrow 30       5      
Field Sparrow 23       4      
Savannah Sparrow 9       7      
Fox Sparrow 2       2      
Song Sparrow 89       31      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 368       60      
White-crowned Sparrow 28       6      
Dark-eyed Junco 793       105      
Northern Cardinal 365       110      
Red-winged Blackbird 3,287       66      
Common Grackle 1,335       61      
Boat-tailed Grackle 112       7      
Brown-headed Cowbird 86       18      
Purple Finch 80       20      
House Finch 721       103      
American Goldfinch 743       83      
House Sparrow 426       61      
Total 50,216             

A total of 103 species were reported.

See list of localities in Delaware with reports.

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