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2011 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 3       1      
Snow Goose 39       3      
Ross's Goose 1       1      
Cackling Goose 1       1      
Canada Goose 11,577       648      
Wood Duck 512       103      
Gadwall 432       16      
American Wigeon 10       4      
American Black Duck 52       10      
Mallard 1,210       243      
Blue-winged Teal 94       7      
Northern Shoveler 382       17      
Northern Pintail 5       3      
Green-winged Teal 131       9      
Canvasback 13       3      
Redhead 116       8      
Ring-necked Duck 1,274       38      
Greater Scaup 5       2      
Lesser Scaup 10,153       13      
White-winged Scoter 1       1      
Black Scoter 18,067       2      
Bufflehead 273       30      
Common Goldeneye 16       3      
Hooded Merganser 825       89      
Red-breasted Merganser 41       5      
Ruddy Duck 696       12      
Northern Bobwhite 51       14      
Ruffed Grouse 4       1      
Wild Turkey 604       75      
Red-throated Loon 24       4      
Common Loon 93       14      
Pied-billed Grebe 260       64      
Horned Grebe 163       9      
Red-necked Grebe 2       1      
Wood Stork 48       23      
Northern Gannet 157       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 2,968       102      
Anhinga 164       39      
American White Pelican 21       2      
Brown Pelican 568       45      
American Bittern 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 455       264      
Great Egret 342       95      
Snowy Egret 177       42      
Little Blue Heron 22       16      
Tricolored Heron 22       9      
Cattle Egret 60       8      
Green Heron 5       4      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 71       14      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 4       3      
White Ibis 1,430       51      
Black Vulture 2,022       350      
Turkey Vulture 3,041       625      
Osprey 80       48      
Bald Eagle 90       58      
Northern Harrier 29       26      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 67       58      
Cooper's Hawk 184       158      
Red-shouldered Hawk 576       404      
Red-tailed Hawk 773       497      
American Kestrel 77       57      
Merlin 6       6      
Clapper Rail 58       15      
King Rail 11       5      
Virginia Rail 1       1      
Sora 2       2      
American Coot 1,547       44      
Sandhill Crane 46,882       297      
Whooping Crane 4       1      
Black-bellied Plover 605       8      
Wilson's Plover 4       1      
Semipalmated Plover 1,634       5      
Piping Plover 6       2      
Killdeer 875       105      
American Oystercatcher 112       7      
American Avocet 99       3      
Spotted Sandpiper 8       6      
Greater Yellowlegs 21       11      
Willet 386       12      
Lesser Yellowlegs 16       6      
Whimbrel 11       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 650       9      
Red Knot 502       2      
Sanderling 589       7      
Western Sandpiper 98       5      
Least Sandpiper 177       12      
Purple Sandpiper 44       2      
Dunlin 5,610       9      
Short-billed Dowitcher 134       5      
Wilson's Snipe 262       24      
American Woodcock 9       9      
Black-legged Kittiwake 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 61       8      
Laughing Gull 491       25      
Ring-billed Gull 5,428       82      
Herring Gull 419       41      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 4       2      
Glaucous Gull 2       2      
Great Black-backed Gull 5       4      
Forster's Tern 148       21      
Royal Tern 125       12      
Black Skimmer 2,001       10      
Rock Pigeon 1,633       165      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 167       68      
Mourning Dove 7,011       1,896      
Common Ground-Dove 123       41      
Barn Owl 18       13      
Eastern Screech-Owl 25       18      
Great Horned Owl 57       40      
Barred Owl 82       63      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 15       11      
Broad-tailed Hummingbird 1       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 6       6      
Allen's Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 184       146      
Red-headed Woodpecker 421       273      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 2,114       1,449      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 326       246      
Downy Woodpecker 2,251       1,422      
Hairy Woodpecker 359       264      
Northern Flicker 405       250      
Pileated Woodpecker 467       338      
Eastern Phoebe 473       296      
Loggerhead Shrike 59       37      
White-eyed Vireo 8       8      
Blue-headed Vireo 38       21      
Blue Jay 3,611       1,467      
American Crow 7,454       1,406      
Fish Crow 1,873       109      
Common Raven 4       2      
Horned Lark 6       4      
Purple Martin 78       16      
Tree Swallow 685       35      
Carolina Chickadee 6,679       2,249      
Tufted Titmouse 6,257       2,099      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 25       17      
White-breasted Nuthatch 2,155       1,221      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 1,685       933      
Brown Creeper 103       70      
Carolina Wren 3,018       1,550      
House Wren 401       183      
Winter Wren 58       27      
Sedge Wren 2       1      
Marsh Wren 34       15      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 23       10      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 130       62      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 520       272      
Eastern Bluebird 3,630       1,283      
Hermit Thrush 177       120      
American Robin 14,796       1,431      
Gray Catbird 127       84      
Northern Mockingbird 2,246       1,231      
Brown Thrasher 1,032       705      
European Starling 3,444       317      
American Pipit 173       24      
Cedar Waxwing 2,304       124      
Black-and-white Warbler 15       12      
Orange-crowned Warbler 42       34      
Common Yellowthroat 56       31      
Palm Warbler 119       36      
Pine Warbler 1,947       818      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 3,637       741      
Yellow-throated Warbler 52       35      
Prairie Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 1,979       1,066      
Chipping Sparrow 9,692       959      
Field Sparrow 795       190      
Vesper Sparrow 51       20      
Savannah Sparrow 666       89      
Nelson's Sparrow 3       2      
Saltmarsh Sparrow 12       6      
Seaside Sparrow 29       4      
Fox Sparrow 119       67      
Song Sparrow 1,755       665      
Lincoln's Sparrow 1       1      
Swamp Sparrow 139       49      
White-throated Sparrow 1,875       591      
White-crowned Sparrow 156       44      
Dark-eyed Junco 3,418       828      
Summer Tanager 2       2      
Northern Cardinal 10,816       2,541      
Indigo Bunting 2       2      
Painted Bunting 6       4      
Red-winged Blackbird 13,313       655      
Eastern Meadowlark 436       39      
Rusty Blackbird 323       40      
Common Grackle 6,054       392      
Boat-tailed Grackle 811       58      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2,928       261      
Baltimore Oriole 80       31      
Purple Finch 2,551       620      
House Finch 5,542       1,466      
Red Crossbill 1       1      
Pine Siskin 4,955       547      
American Goldfinch 16,873       1,628      
House Sparrow 1,782       344      
Total 301,640             

A total of 196 species were reported.

See list of localities in Georgia with reports.

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