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2008 Results: Delaware

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See list of localities in Delaware with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Snow Goose 18,327       23      
Common Grackle 16,735       141      
Canada Goose 14,794       115      
Red-winged Blackbird 3,270       123      
Mourning Dove 1,714       260      
Canvasback 1,705       5      
European Starling 1,663       101      
Dark-eyed Junco 1,520       216      
American Goldfinch 1,471       185      
Dunlin 1,465       3      
American Robin 1,351       102      
Ring-billed Gull 1,301       48      
White-throated Sparrow 1,206       141      
Northern Cardinal 1,123       261      
Ring-necked Duck 1,119       14      
House Finch 1,032       200      
Surf Scoter 1,020       5      
Tundra Swan 980       16      
House Sparrow 970       130      
Brown-headed Cowbird 905       48      
Turkey Vulture 880       133      
American Crow 845       128      
Mallard 722       62      
Carolina Chickadee 692       215      
Tufted Titmouse 648       221      
Common Merganser 644       11      
Herring Gull 631       34      
American Black Duck 528       22      
Sanderling 516       11      
Ruddy Duck 449       7      
Blue Jay 407       126      
Rock Pigeon 346       26      
Downy Woodpecker 298       164      
Bufflehead 283       25      
Song Sparrow 268       106      
Northern Pintail 248       10      
Great Black-backed Gull 239       11      
White-breasted Nuthatch 239       118      
Carolina Wren 220       136      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 218       123      
Black Vulture 214       33      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 214       131      
Hooded Merganser 191       17      
Northern Shoveler 190       6      
Black Scoter 184       4      
Brant 181       5      
Field Sparrow 143       23      
Northern Mockingbird 140       89      
Long-tailed Duck 132       4      
Horned Lark 119       8      
Greater Scaup 115       2      
Boat-tailed Grackle 110       7      
Eastern Bluebird 110       29      
Common Loon 101       11      
Green-winged Teal 101       9      
Purple Finch 99       36      
Chipping Sparrow 95       25      
Northern Gannet 90       6      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 89       10      
Cedar Waxwing 87       12      
Red-breasted Merganser 87       8      
Great Blue Heron 76       49      
Fish Crow 73       10      
American Wigeon 64       5      
Hairy Woodpecker 64       50      
Red-tailed Hawk 58       40      
Northern Flicker 56       33      
Wood Duck 55       13      
Wild Turkey 54       6      
American Coot 52       7      
American Pipit 50       1      
American Tree Sparrow 45       12      
Rusty Blackbird 41       5      
Brown Creeper 40       28      
Northern Harrier 36       20      
Pileated Woodpecker 36       22      
Bald Eagle 35       25      
Black-bellied Plover 34       3      
Gadwall 34       3      
Cooper's Hawk 32       28      
Savannah Sparrow 32       9      
Eastern Meadowlark 29       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 29       27      
Eastern Towhee 27       19      
Ruddy Turnstone 27       3      
White-crowned Sparrow 26       12      
Pine Siskin 25       8      
Belted Kingfisher 24       20      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 22       13      
White-winged Scoter 21       3      
Winter Wren 20       12      
Horned Grebe 18       6      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 17       8      
Double-crested Cormorant 14       6      
Killdeer 14       11      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 13       13      
Lesser Scaup 12       2      
Lesser Yellowlegs 12       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 12       5      
Purple Sandpiper 12       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 12       10      
Red-throated Loon 12       5      
Swamp Sparrow 12       7      
Barred Owl 11       8      
Eastern Phoebe 11       7      
Fox Sparrow 11       11      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 11       9      
American Kestrel 9       8      
Gray Catbird 9       7      
Great Horned Owl 9       6      
Hermit Thrush 9       6      
Common Eider 8       4      
Common Redpoll 8       2      
Eastern Screech-Owl 8       5      
Black-capped Chickadee 7       2      
Black-headed Gull 7       1      
Common Goldeneye 7       1      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 7       2      
Pine Warbler 7       4      
Brown Thrasher 6       5      
Iceland Gull 6       1      
Mute Swan 6       2      
American Woodcock 5       4      
Great Cormorant 5       3      
Marsh Wren 5       5      
Northern Goshawk 5       5      
Palm Warbler 4       1      
American Avocet 3       1      
Merlin 3       3      
Redhead 3       1      
American Bittern 2       2      
Bonaparte's Gull 2       2      
Evening Grosbeak 2       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 2       2      
Peregrine Falcon 2       1      
Western Sandpiper 2       1      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Cackling Goose 1       1      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Greater White-fronted Goose 1       1      
House Wren 1       1      
Lapland Longspur 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Tree Swallow 1       1      
Total 87,371             

A total of 144 species were reported.

See list of localities in Delaware with reports.

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