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2008 Results: Georgia

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See list of localities in Georgia with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Greater White-fronted Goose 6       3      
Snow Goose 22       10      
Canada Goose 4,099       391      
Tundra Swan 1       1      
Wood Duck 454       80      
Gadwall 211       7      
American Wigeon 15       2      
American Black Duck 39       13      
Mallard 1,226       181      
Mottled Duck 25       7      
Blue-winged Teal 362       19      
Northern Shoveler 308       13      
Northern Pintail 5       4      
Green-winged Teal 593       15      
Canvasback 29       2      
Redhead 21       8      
Ring-necked Duck 672       29      
Greater Scaup 10       2      
Lesser Scaup 853       26      
Surf Scoter 2       1      
White-winged Scoter 10       2      
Black Scoter 7       5      
Bufflehead 370       45      
Common Goldeneye 2       2      
Hooded Merganser 1,160       89      
Red-breasted Merganser 37       12      
Ruddy Duck 212       14      
Northern Bobwhite 58       13      
Ruffed Grouse 1       1      
Wild Turkey 765       66      
Red-throated Loon 6       2      
Common Loon 123       18      
Pied-billed Grebe 296       82      
Horned Grebe 105       11      
Wood Stork 262       39      
Northern Gannet 101       9      
Double-crested Cormorant 4,447       102      
Anhinga 209       52      
American White Pelican 44       4      
Brown Pelican 503       64      
American Bittern 3       3      
Great Blue Heron 487       249      
Great Egret 775       111      
Snowy Egret 822       72      
Little Blue Heron 147       41      
Tricolored Heron 371       22      
Reddish Egret 1       1      
Cattle Egret 22       7      
Green Heron 13       11      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 254       16      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 64       6      
White Ibis 1,087       42      
Glossy Ibis 13       2      
Black Vulture 2,056       264      
Turkey Vulture 2,815       494      
Osprey 110       58      
Bald Eagle 42       29      
Northern Harrier 84       47      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 89       73      
Cooper's Hawk 208       152      
Red-shouldered Hawk 479       317      
Red-tailed Hawk 579       377      
Golden Eagle 1       1      
American Kestrel 79       62      
Merlin 12       8      
Peregrine Falcon 11       8      
Clapper Rail 79       16      
King Rail 5       2      
Virginia Rail 8       3      
Sora 18       4      
American Coot 3,905       47      
Sandhill Crane 11,926       84      
Black-bellied Plover 1,176       9      
Wilson's Plover 3       1      
Semipalmated Plover 1,285       14      
Piping Plover 3       1      
Killdeer 662       83      
American Oystercatcher 113       8      
American Avocet 54       6      
Spotted Sandpiper 19       12      
Greater Yellowlegs 81       15      
Willet 345       23      
Lesser Yellowlegs 59       9      
Whimbrel 2       2      
Ruddy Turnstone 215       11      
Red Knot 6       1      
Sanderling 285       11      
Western Sandpiper 1,864       11      
Least Sandpiper 250       14      
Purple Sandpiper 19       2      
Dunlin 4,333       11      
Short-billed Dowitcher 1,233       8      
Wilson's Snipe 205       15      
American Woodcock 7       3      
Bonaparte's Gull 17       8      
Laughing Gull 286       34      
Ring-billed Gull 4,305       96      
Herring Gull 502       37      
Great Black-backed Gull 10       6      
Forster's Tern 388       35      
Royal Tern 74       19      
Black Skimmer 1,598       11      
Pomarine Jaeger 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 1,690       121      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 231       59      
White-winged Dove 21       5      
Mourning Dove 7,554       1,743      
Common Ground-Dove 506       123      
Barn Owl 14       12      
Eastern Screech-Owl 19       17      
Great Horned Owl 50       36      
Barred Owl 77       52      
Short-eared Owl 6       1      
Chuck-will's-widow 4       2      
Eastern Whip-poor-will 15       6      
Green-breasted Mango 2       2      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 26       21      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 14       9      
Broad-tailed Hummingbird 1       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 25       22      
Allen's Hummingbird 4       2      
Calliope Hummingbird 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 204       147      
Red-headed Woodpecker 374       233      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1,885       1,259      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 395       274      
Downy Woodpecker 2,151       1,306      
Hairy Woodpecker 342       233      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 11       9      
Northern Flicker 469       262      
Pileated Woodpecker 428       277      
Eastern Phoebe 435       276      
Vermilion Flycatcher 3       2      
Western Kingbird 8       4      
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher 2       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 65       36      
White-eyed Vireo 79       35      
Blue-headed Vireo 39       26      
Blue Jay 3,317       1,197      
American Crow 7,352       1,131      
Fish Crow 744       71      
Common Raven 88       31      
Horned Lark 2       1      
Purple Martin 77       19      
Tree Swallow 1,616       66      
Carolina Chickadee 6,194       1,965      
Tufted Titmouse 5,053       1,741      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 409       272      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1,997       1,034      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 2,082       948      
Brown Creeper 138       80      
Carolina Wren 3,085       1,424      
House Wren 680       209      
Winter Wren 100       40      
Sedge Wren 20       6      
Marsh Wren 61       20      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 34       24      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 68       39      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 670       331      
Eastern Bluebird 3,035       989      
Hermit Thrush 133       115      
American Robin 10,694       913      
Gray Catbird 150       89      
Northern Mockingbird 1,578       929      
Brown Thrasher 846       553      
European Starling 3,481       272      
American Pipit 301       14      
Cedar Waxwing 3,422       152      
Snow Bunting 1       1      
Ovenbird 14       9      
Black-and-white Warbler 40       26      
Orange-crowned Warbler 21       18      
Common Yellowthroat 80       33      
Northern Parula 2       2      
Palm Warbler 103       39      
Pine Warbler 1,539       636      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 3,721       678      
Yellow-throated Warbler 47       22      
Prairie Warbler 12       3      
Wilson's Warbler 4       4      
Eastern Towhee 1,761       801      
Bachman's Sparrow 11       6      
Chipping Sparrow 6,974       708      
Field Sparrow 842       170      
Vesper Sparrow 7       7      
Lark Sparrow 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 409       77      
Grasshopper Sparrow 10       4      
Henslow's Sparrow 19       4      
Le Conte's Sparrow 4       2      
Nelson's Sparrow 14       4      
Saltmarsh Sparrow 15       4      
Seaside Sparrow 19       4      
Fox Sparrow 108       49      
Song Sparrow 2,102       615      
Lincoln's Sparrow 2       2      
Swamp Sparrow 154       41      
White-throated Sparrow 2,556       651      
White-crowned Sparrow 80       39      
Dark-eyed Junco 5,432       1,054      
Western Tanager 3       3      
Northern Cardinal 10,059       2,305      
Black-headed Grosbeak 1       1      
Indigo Bunting 28       13      
Painted Bunting 5       4      
Red-winged Blackbird 16,382       548      
Eastern Meadowlark 288       29      
Rusty Blackbird 634       29      
Brewer's Blackbird 156       18      
Common Grackle 12,360       362      
Boat-tailed Grackle 1,417       64      
Brown-headed Cowbird 769       125      
Baltimore Oriole 78       37      
Purple Finch 1,937       464      
House Finch 5,197       1,251      
Red Crossbill 65       15      
Pine Siskin 877       134      
American Goldfinch 19,610       1,540      
Evening Grosbeak 10       5      
House Sparrow 1,353       284      
Total 235,548             

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.