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2006 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 14       2      
Snow Goose 25       5      
Canada Goose 3,235       318      
Tundra Swan 2       2      
Wood Duck 279       65      
Gadwall 17       5      
American Black Duck 35       5      
Mallard 668       137      
Mottled Duck 15       7      
Blue-winged Teal 74       5      
Northern Shoveler 254       12      
Green-winged Teal 612       2      
Canvasback 5       1      
Redhead 8       4      
Ring-necked Duck 482       23      
Greater Scaup 11       3      
Lesser Scaup 205       10      
Surf Scoter 1       1      
Black Scoter 7       2      
Bufflehead 238       21      
Common Goldeneye 4       4      
Hooded Merganser 673       47      
Red-breasted Merganser 81       11      
Ruddy Duck 690       11      
Northern Bobwhite 40       6      
Ruffed Grouse 2       2      
Wild Turkey 670       60      
Red-throated Loon 17       1      
Common Loon 25       14      
Pied-billed Grebe 329       47      
Horned Grebe 38       4      
Eared Grebe 6       1      
Wood Stork 56       13      
Northern Gannet 89       4      
Double-crested Cormorant 1,545       59      
Anhinga 111       28      
American White Pelican 23       1      
Brown Pelican 471       37      
Great Blue Heron 354       180      
Great Egret 294       65      
Snowy Egret 428       31      
Little Blue Heron 107       34      
Tricolored Heron 222       21      
Cattle Egret 33       6      
Green Heron 7       6      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 136       10      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 15       5      
White Ibis 710       38      
Glossy Ibis 5       2      
Black Vulture 985       112      
Turkey Vulture 1,716       222      
Osprey 60       35      
Bald Eagle 28       19      
Northern Harrier 52       17      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 70       56      
Cooper's Hawk 134       108      
Red-shouldered Hawk 285       194      
Broad-winged Hawk 2       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 426       248      
Golden Eagle 3       2      
American Kestrel 57       32      
Merlin 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 6       6      
Black Rail 9       2      
Clapper Rail 46       14      
King Rail 5       2      
Sora 1       1      
American Coot 1,689       31      
Sandhill Crane 1,948       20      
Black-bellied Plover 343       7      
Wilson's Plover 36       1      
Semipalmated Plover 1,694       3      
Piping Plover 1       1      
Killdeer 235       61      
American Oystercatcher 73       6      
American Avocet 136       1      
Spotted Sandpiper 4       3      
Greater Yellowlegs 40       7      
Willet 103       10      
Lesser Yellowlegs 11       3      
Marbled Godwit 6       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 311       8      
Red Knot 5       1      
Sanderling 277       7      
Western Sandpiper 2,202       5      
Least Sandpiper 594       10      
Purple Sandpiper 6       1      
Dunlin 1,687       8      
Short-billed Dowitcher 342       2      
Wilson's Snipe 39       9      
American Woodcock 4       4      
Bonaparte's Gull 24       5      
Laughing Gull 330       23      
Ring-billed Gull 2,509       64      
Herring Gull 223       19      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 3       2      
Great Black-backed Gull 11       6      
Forster's Tern 169       23      
Royal Tern 378       12      
Black Skimmer 524       5      
Rock Pigeon 1,946       83      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 288       66      
White-winged Dove 21       11      
Mourning Dove 37,683       1,565      
Common Ground-Dove 452       86      
Barn Owl 8       8      
Eastern Screech-Owl 30       25      
Great Horned Owl 38       28      
Barred Owl 46       35      
Long-eared Owl 1       1      
Short-eared Owl 7       2      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 5       2      
Chuck-will's-widow 1       1      
Eastern Whip-poor-will 1       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 5       3      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 1       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 22       14      
Allen's Hummingbird 3       3      
Belted Kingfisher 142       99      
Red-headed Woodpecker 277       170      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1,653       1,108      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 235       201      
Downy Woodpecker 1,603       1,046      
Hairy Woodpecker 292       214      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 18       12      
Northern Flicker 304       183      
Pileated Woodpecker 315       224      
Eastern Phoebe 244       149      
Vermilion Flycatcher 1       1      
Western Kingbird 3       3      
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher 5       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 41       24      
White-eyed Vireo 31       19      
Yellow-throated Vireo 1       1      
Blue-headed Vireo 19       12      
Blue Jay 3,215       1,100      
American Crow 4,690       878      
Fish Crow 324       46      
Common Raven 22       11      
Horned Lark 4       2      
Purple Martin 67       19      
Tree Swallow 1,118       28      
Carolina Chickadee 5,166       1,817      
Tufted Titmouse 4,684       1,681      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 108       55      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1,368       816      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 1,184       663      
Brown Creeper 54       41      
Carolina Wren 2,765       1,368      
House Wren 349       146      
Winter Wren 40       23      
Sedge Wren 3       3      
Marsh Wren 24       8      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 13       9      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 113       42      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 518       240      
Eastern Bluebird 2,418       776      
Hermit Thrush 60       56      
American Robin 9,926       932      
Gray Catbird 95       65      
Northern Mockingbird 1,368       733      
Brown Thrasher 774       514      
European Starling 9,733       344      
American Pipit 91       10      
Cedar Waxwing 2,834       106      
Ovenbird 3       3      
Black-and-white Warbler 8       7      
Orange-crowned Warbler 14       14      
Common Yellowthroat 16       13      
Northern Parula 17       2      
Yellow Warbler 1       1      
Palm Warbler 61       27      
Pine Warbler 1,073       457      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 4,707       362      
Yellow-throated Warbler 71       24      
Prairie Warbler 4       1      
Eastern Towhee 1,599       845      
Bachman's Sparrow 18       4      
Chipping Sparrow 9,569       822      
Field Sparrow 727       141      
Vesper Sparrow 13       6      
Savannah Sparrow 246       39      
Grasshopper Sparrow 13       4      
Le Conte's Sparrow 8       1      
Saltmarsh Sparrow 2       1      
Seaside Sparrow 4       2      
Fox Sparrow 44       26      
Song Sparrow 1,369       473      
Lincoln's Sparrow 8       4      
Swamp Sparrow 143       27      
White-throated Sparrow 1,966       474      
White-crowned Sparrow 82       29      
Dark-eyed Junco 3,587       687      
Summer Tanager 3       3      
Northern Cardinal 8,504       1,950      
Indigo Bunting 13       10      
Painted Bunting 12       8      
Red-winged Blackbird 16,145       450      
Eastern Meadowlark 269       35      
Rusty Blackbird 84       9      
Brewer's Blackbird 132       20      
Common Grackle 13,297       374      
Boat-tailed Grackle 1,112       45      
Shiny Cowbird 16       4      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1,484       195      
Baltimore Oriole 89       34      
Purple Finch 1,674       485      
House Finch 4,082       1,048      
Red Crossbill 13       3      
Pine Siskin 1,024       115      
American Goldfinch 25,765       1,517      
Evening Grosbeak 21       11      
House Sparrow 1,069       207      
Total 232,262             

A total of 213 species were reported.

See list of localities in Georgia with reports.

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