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2003 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 10,864       19      
Canada Goose 3,103       56      
Wood Duck 18       5      
American Black Duck 1       1      
Mallard 239       17      
Northern Pintail 100       1      
Bufflehead 47       3      
Hooded Merganser 5       2      
Common Merganser 11       2      
Red-breasted Merganser 12       3      
Ring-necked Pheasant 2       1      
Common Loon 4       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 6       2      
Great Blue Heron 10       7      
Black Vulture 7       4      
Turkey Vulture 137       31      
Osprey 1       1      
Bald Eagle 3       3      
Northern Harrier 3       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 8       8      
Cooper's Hawk 11       10      
Northern Goshawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 12       11      
American Kestrel 3       3      
American Coot 1       1      
Killdeer 8       2      
American Woodcock 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 21       1      
Laughing Gull 17       2      
Ring-billed Gull 274       28      
Herring Gull 29       7      
Great Black-backed Gull 11       2      
Rock Pigeon 147       19      
Mourning Dove 1,108       188      
Great Horned Owl 4       3      
Belted Kingfisher 2       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 6       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 157       109      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 7       7      
Downy Woodpecker 202       114      
Hairy Woodpecker 48       27      
Northern Flicker 36       25      
Pileated Woodpecker 4       4      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 454       173      
American Crow 570       110      
Horned Lark 4       1      
Carolina Chickadee 418       151      
Tufted Titmouse 444       154      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 6       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 139       80      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 5       1      
Brown Creeper 5       4      
Carolina Wren 206       123      
Winter Wren 2       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 4       3      
Eastern Bluebird 63       14      
Hermit Thrush 2       2      
American Robin 646       69      
Gray Catbird 10       7      
Northern Mockingbird 88       64      
Brown Thrasher 6       6      
European Starling 1,127       117      
Cedar Waxwing 123       9      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 7       2      
Eastern Towhee 23       13      
American Tree Sparrow 23       11      
Chipping Sparrow 26       12      
Field Sparrow 38       10      
Savannah Sparrow 16       8      
Fox Sparrow 30       17      
Song Sparrow 356       112      
Swamp Sparrow 13       4      
White-throated Sparrow 1,013       145      
White-crowned Sparrow 8       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 2,568       234      
Northern Cardinal 1,088       221      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,359       114      
Eastern Meadowlark 16       2      
Common Grackle 35,034       163      
Boat-tailed Grackle 403       11      
Brown-headed Cowbird 465       71      
Purple Finch 17       10      
House Finch 1,021       151      
American Goldfinch 770       109      
House Sparrow 1,197       102      
Total 66,506             

A total of 86 species were reported.

See list of localities in Delaware with reports.

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