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2005 Results: Georgia

Other years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012

See list of localities in Georgia with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Greater White-fronted Goose 28       7      
Snow Goose 14       7      
Ross's Goose 18       4      
Canada Goose 4,106       372      
Tundra Swan 4       2      
Wood Duck 184       49      
Gadwall 119       5      
American Wigeon 1       1      
American Black Duck 35       9      
Mallard 832       145      
Mottled Duck 9       5      
Blue-winged Teal 14       3      
Northern Shoveler 72       8      
Northern Pintail 1       1      
Green-winged Teal 28       5      
Canvasback 13       1      
Redhead 46       4      
Ring-necked Duck 1,008       23      
Greater Scaup 16       1      
Lesser Scaup 230       14      
White-winged Scoter 6       1      
Black Scoter 3       2      
Bufflehead 184       22      
Common Goldeneye 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 310       36      
Common Merganser 6       2      
Red-breasted Merganser 80       9      
Ruddy Duck 150       10      
Northern Bobwhite 57       11      
Ruffed Grouse 7       4      
Wild Turkey 905       84      
Red-throated Loon 11       4      
Common Loon 56       12      
Pied-billed Grebe 78       19      
Horned Grebe 4       3      
Eared Grebe 14       3      
Manx Shearwater 2       1      
Wood Stork 14       6      
Northern Gannet 64       6      
Double-crested Cormorant 2,398       50      
Anhinga 47       16      
Brown Pelican 311       32      
American Bittern 4       3      
Great Blue Heron 219       127      
Great Egret 184       48      
Snowy Egret 316       37      
Little Blue Heron 41       32      
Tricolored Heron 111       17      
Cattle Egret 14       5      
Green Heron 2       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 66       7      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 6       2      
White Ibis 205       18      
Glossy Ibis 4       1      
Black Vulture 581       128      
Turkey Vulture 1,425       256      
Osprey 30       20      
Bald Eagle 24       13      
Northern Harrier 20       18      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 49       41      
Cooper's Hawk 136       116      
Red-shouldered Hawk 275       204      
Red-tailed Hawk 448       298      
Golden Eagle 2       1      
American Kestrel 42       36      
Merlin 14       9      
Peregrine Falcon 12       12      
Clapper Rail 72       10      
Sora 9       1      
American Coot 639       19      
Sandhill Crane 8,646       66      
Black-bellied Plover 113       9      
Wilson's Plover 60       2      
Semipalmated Plover 466       5      
Piping Plover 41       6      
Killdeer 354       85      
American Oystercatcher 27       5      
American Avocet 25       2      
Spotted Sandpiper 2       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 18       3      
Willet 110       9      
Lesser Yellowlegs 5       2      
Long-billed Curlew 2       1      
Marbled Godwit 55       2      
Ruddy Turnstone 56       6      
Red Knot 496       3      
Sanderling 391       9      
Western Sandpiper 269       7      
Least Sandpiper 205       8      
Purple Sandpiper 6       2      
Dunlin 2,276       10      
Stilt Sandpiper 4       1      
Short-billed Dowitcher 230       7      
Long-billed Dowitcher 4       1      
Wilson's Snipe 44       6      
American Woodcock 8       4      
Bonaparte's Gull 54       10      
Laughing Gull 596       23      
Ring-billed Gull 2,156       64      
Herring Gull 386       31      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 2       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 13       5      
Caspian Tern 5       2      
Common Tern 10       3      
Forster's Tern 203       19      
Royal Tern 71       8      
Black Skimmer 445       6      
Rock Pigeon 1,005       94      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 156       46      
White-winged Dove 16       7      
Mourning Dove 6,750       1,531      
Common Ground-Dove 369       88      
Barn Owl 14       12      
Eastern Screech-Owl 33       32      
Great Horned Owl 26       22      
Barred Owl 23       18      
Short-eared Owl 1       1      
Eastern Whip-poor-will 3       3      
Chimney Swift 2       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 31       19      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 2       2      
Rufous Hummingbird 16       15      
Allen's Hummingbird 5       1      
Belted Kingfisher 94       79      
Red-headed Woodpecker 347       248      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1,806       1,236      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 222       183      
Downy Woodpecker 1,621       1,011      
Hairy Woodpecker 214       149      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 14       10      
Northern Flicker 331       224      
Pileated Woodpecker 242       196      
Eastern Phoebe 207       140      
Vermilion Flycatcher 4       4      
Western Kingbird 1       1      
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher 1       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 31       23      
White-eyed Vireo 24       15      
Blue-headed Vireo 11       8      
Blue Jay 3,574       1,272      
American Crow 4,028       914      
Fish Crow 989       35      
Common Raven 49       24      
Horned Lark 9       2      
Purple Martin 105       19      
Tree Swallow 927       28      
Carolina Chickadee 5,109       1,662      
Tufted Titmouse 4,889       1,585      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 162       108      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1,417       790      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 1,405       756      
Brown Creeper 46       37      
Carolina Wren 2,662       1,327      
House Wren 354       120      
Winter Wren 24       14      
Sedge Wren 31       8      
Marsh Wren 20       9      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 17       13      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 92       37      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 260       169      
Eastern Bluebird 2,158       704      
Hermit Thrush 307       143      
American Robin 11,377       1,306      
Gray Catbird 105       61      
Northern Mockingbird 1,667       959      
Brown Thrasher 991       677      
European Starling 3,969       432      
American Pipit 118       15      
Cedar Waxwing 8,086       207      
Ovenbird 3       3      
Black-and-white Warbler 15       13      
Orange-crowned Warbler 13       9      
Common Yellowthroat 53       9      
Palm Warbler 37       19      
Pine Warbler 1,004       531      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 3,031       601      
Yellow-throated Warbler 33       17      
Prairie Warbler 2       1      
Eastern Towhee 2,277       1,059      
Bachman's Sparrow 8       3      
American Tree Sparrow 1       1      
Chipping Sparrow 4,665       609      
Clay-colored Sparrow 20       12      
Field Sparrow 833       158      
Vesper Sparrow 51       6      
Savannah Sparrow 183       41      
Grasshopper Sparrow 12       4      
Henslow's Sparrow 2       1      
Nelson's Sparrow 11       1      
Saltmarsh Sparrow 14       1      
Seaside Sparrow 6       4      
Fox Sparrow 123       72      
Song Sparrow 1,482       497      
Lincoln's Sparrow 9       5      
Swamp Sparrow 96       21      
White-throated Sparrow 2,122       599      
White-crowned Sparrow 99       43      
Dark-eyed Junco 3,378       728      
Summer Tanager 2       2      
Northern Cardinal 9,420       1,918      
Indigo Bunting 6       6      
Painted Bunting 17       9      
Red-winged Blackbird 5,690       418      
Eastern Meadowlark 311       42      
Yellow-headed Blackbird 2       1      
Rusty Blackbird 53       9      
Brewer's Blackbird 260       33      
Common Grackle 11,263       430      
Boat-tailed Grackle 617       50      
Shiny Cowbird 29       11      
Brown-headed Cowbird 999       140      
Orchard Oriole 1       1      
Baltimore Oriole 56       24      
Purple Finch 1,593       436      
House Finch 4,082       1,001      
Red Crossbill 7       3      
Pine Siskin 1,094       190      
American Goldfinch 15,085       1,267      
Evening Grosbeak 34       9      
House Sparrow 1,170       241      
Total 174,233             

A total of 220 species were reported.

See list of localities in Georgia with reports.

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