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2006 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 213,946       20      
Ross's Goose 1       1      
Brant 119       4      
Canada Goose 18,057       71      
Mute Swan 27       6      
Tundra Swan 379       8      
Wood Duck 32       5      
Gadwall 14       2      
American Wigeon 12       2      
American Black Duck 375       14      
Mallard 1,006       34      
Northern Shoveler 791       4      
Northern Pintail 3,065       6      
Green-winged Teal 212       5      
Canvasback 504       3      
Redhead 2       1      
Ring-necked Duck 301       6      
Greater Scaup 15       1      
Lesser Scaup 82       2      
Common Eider 1       1      
Harlequin Duck 1       1      
Surf Scoter 1,082       5      
White-winged Scoter 2       1      
Black Scoter 200       2      
Long-tailed Duck 22       2      
Bufflehead 111       9      
Common Goldeneye 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 35       4      
Common Merganser 71       4      
Red-breasted Merganser 16       5      
Ruddy Duck 562       6      
Ring-necked Pheasant 3       1      
Wild Turkey 6       1      
Red-throated Loon 10       1      
Common Loon 35       9      
Pied-billed Grebe 6       3      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Northern Gannet 10       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 2       2      
Great Cormorant 11       2      
Great Blue Heron 55       29      
Great Egret 1       1      
Tricolored Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 47       14      
Turkey Vulture 464       67      
Bald Eagle 24       15      
Northern Harrier 34       9      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 13       12      
Cooper's Hawk 17       14      
Red-shouldered Hawk 4       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 41       29      
Rough-legged Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 5       4      
Peregrine Falcon 3       3      
American Coot 121       3      
Killdeer 13       8      
Greater Yellowlegs 10       2      
Ruddy Turnstone 18       2      
Sanderling 118       5      
Purple Sandpiper 5       2      
Dunlin 3       1      
American Woodcock 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 5       1      
Ring-billed Gull 2,298       25      
Herring Gull 1,777       29      
Great Black-backed Gull 95       15      
Razorbill 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 266       22      
Mourning Dove 1,213       182      
Eastern Screech-Owl 10       5      
Great Horned Owl 7       5      
Barred Owl 4       4      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 7       6      
Red-headed Woodpecker 4       4      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 153       93      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 181       94      
Hairy Woodpecker 62       41      
Northern Flicker 64       36      
Pileated Woodpecker 10       8      
Eastern Phoebe 3       2      
Blue Jay 304       109      
American Crow 353       73      
Fish Crow 92       7      
Horned Lark 651       4      
Tree Swallow 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 286       86      
Black-capped Chickadee 208       64      
Tufted Titmouse 304       114      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 49       37      
White-breasted Nuthatch 165       88      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 9       4      
Brown Creeper 16       11      
Carolina Wren 130       76      
Winter Wren 9       4      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 36       10      
Hermit Thrush 5       5      
American Robin 1,201       84      
Gray Catbird 7       5      
Northern Mockingbird 61       47      
Brown Thrasher 6       6      
European Starling 5,985       86      
Cedar Waxwing 177       6      
Lapland Longspur 1       1      
Snow Bunting 22       3      
Palm Warbler 1       1      
Pine Warbler 15       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 20       4      
Eastern Towhee 38       20      
American Tree Sparrow 121       11      
Chipping Sparrow 45       16      
Field Sparrow 25       12      
Savannah Sparrow 35       4      
Seaside Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 4       4      
Song Sparrow 242       58      
Swamp Sparrow 37       4      
White-throated Sparrow 757       96      
White-crowned Sparrow 24       7      
Dark-eyed Junco 1,538       155      
Northern Cardinal 832       179      
Red-winged Blackbird 4,725       81      
Eastern Meadowlark 25       2      
Rusty Blackbird 3       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 24       1      
Common Grackle 4,565       83      
Boat-tailed Grackle 179       15      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1,099       51      
Purple Finch 71       28      
House Finch 645       117      
Common Redpoll 2       1      
Pine Siskin 23       4      
American Goldfinch 632       108      
House Sparrow 595       89      
Total 274,694             

A total of 136 species were reported.

See list of localities in Delaware with reports.

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