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2007 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 67,589       47      
Brant 186       4      
Canada Goose 26,268       123      
Mute Swan 2       1      
Tundra Swan 192       4      
Wood Duck 34       7      
Gadwall 48       3      
American Wigeon 87       2      
American Black Duck 617       20      
Mallard 1,269       44      
Northern Shoveler 75       3      
Northern Pintail 111       4      
Green-winged Teal 34       2      
Canvasback 686       3      
Redhead 76       4      
Ring-necked Duck 269       6      
Greater Scaup 14       2      
Lesser Scaup 64       5      
Surf Scoter 131       6      
Black Scoter 12       2      
Long-tailed Duck 100       3      
Bufflehead 554       14      
Common Goldeneye 24       3      
Hooded Merganser 34       8      
Common Merganser 125       10      
Red-breasted Merganser 77       8      
Ruddy Duck 398       8      
Northern Bobwhite 4       2      
Wild Turkey 127       6      
Red-throated Loon 7       5      
Common Loon 26       5      
Pied-billed Grebe 10       7      
Horned Grebe 40       3      
Red-necked Grebe 1       1      
Northern Gannet 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 5       3      
Great Cormorant 8       2      
Brown Pelican 1       1      
American Bittern 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 82       52      
Great Egret 2       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 96       37      
Turkey Vulture 745       118      
Bald Eagle 53       35      
Northern Harrier 28       18      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 28       27      
Cooper's Hawk 18       15      
Red-shouldered Hawk 15       14      
Red-tailed Hawk 74       54      
American Kestrel 9       6      
Merlin 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 2       2      
Virginia Rail 1       1      
American Coot 70       7      
Killdeer 30       15      
Ruddy Turnstone 17       2      
Sanderling 75       3      
Purple Sandpiper 2       1      
Dunlin 61       1      
Wilson's Snipe 5       3      
American Woodcock 7       4      
Bonaparte's Gull 13       3      
Black-headed Gull 24       3      
Ring-billed Gull 1,687       63      
Herring Gull 710       33      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 140       17      
Razorbill 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 719       31      
Mourning Dove 1,926       294      
Eastern Screech-Owl 4       4      
Great Horned Owl 13       8      
Barred Owl 11       7      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 21       14      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 274       185      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 22       16      
Downy Woodpecker 365       216      
Hairy Woodpecker 70       55      
Northern Flicker 72       49      
Pileated Woodpecker 21       19      
Eastern Phoebe 2       1      
Blue Jay 692       245      
American Crow 822       138      
Fish Crow 113       11      
Horned Lark 19       3      
Tree Swallow 16       4      
Carolina Chickadee 566       170      
Black-capped Chickadee 12       5      
Tufted Titmouse 912       282      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 25       18      
White-breasted Nuthatch 230       124      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 23       5      
Brown Creeper 34       18      
Carolina Wren 394       205      
Winter Wren 25       10      
Marsh Wren 2       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 12       7      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 9       4      
Eastern Bluebird 112       28      
Hermit Thrush 17       15      
American Robin 4,289       121      
Gray Catbird 30       15      
Northern Mockingbird 179       118      
Brown Thrasher 14       12      
European Starling 13,085       163      
American Pipit 24       1      
Cedar Waxwing 131       15      
Pine Warbler 5       5      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 13       5      
Yellow-breasted Chat 4       4      
Eastern Towhee 38       23      
American Tree Sparrow 319       38      
Chipping Sparrow 112       32      
Field Sparrow 190       36      
Savannah Sparrow 24       8      
Nelson's Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 63       26      
Song Sparrow 399       146      
Swamp Sparrow 43       11      
White-throated Sparrow 1,910       220      
White-crowned Sparrow 62       17      
Dark-eyed Junco 3,065       316      
Northern Cardinal 1,672       350      
Red-winged Blackbird 109,677       153      
Eastern Meadowlark 2       1      
Rusty Blackbird 6       3      
Common Grackle 109,415       135      
Boat-tailed Grackle 104       8      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1,559       93      
Baltimore Oriole 1       1      
Purple Finch 17       10      
House Finch 1,170       220      
Pine Siskin 2       1      
American Goldfinch 1,098       184      
House Sparrow 1,342       166      
Total 360,927             

A total of 137 species were reported.

See list of localities in Delaware with reports.

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