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1999 Results: North Carolina

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

See list of localities in North Carolina with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Canada Goose 1,492       133      
Wood Duck 101       21      
Gadwall 10       2      
American Wigeon 40       2      
American Black Duck 23       6      
Mallard 554       86      
Northern Shoveler 2       1      
Northern Pintail 3       1      
Ring-necked Duck 283       10      
Lesser Scaup 61       3      
Bufflehead 94       10      
Hooded Merganser 86       23      
Red-breasted Merganser 51       5      
Ruddy Duck 5       4      
Northern Bobwhite 24       5      
Wild Turkey 79       11      
Common Loon 13       4      
Pied-billed Grebe 59       26      
Double-crested Cormorant 97       26      
Anhinga 4       2      
Brown Pelican 153       21      
Great Blue Heron 115       75      
Great Egret 162       23      
Snowy Egret 8       5      
Little Blue Heron 5       5      
Tricolored Heron 2       2      
Cattle Egret 4       2      
Green Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 4       2      
White Ibis 55       10      
Black Vulture 79       25      
Turkey Vulture 306       118      
Osprey 16       12      
Bald Eagle 7       5      
Northern Harrier 9       9      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 29       28      
Cooper's Hawk 28       26      
Red-shouldered Hawk 61       47      
Red-tailed Hawk 144       100      
American Kestrel 35       27      
American Coot 1,620       28      
Semipalmated Plover 6       1      
Killdeer 114       44      
Spotted Sandpiper 7       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 10       3      
Willet 13       1      
Lesser Yellowlegs 35       2      
Sanderling 11       3      
Western Sandpiper 2       1      
Least Sandpiper 12       1      
Short-billed Dowitcher 3       1      
Common Snipe 17       2      
American Woodcock 16       6      
Bonaparte's Gull 38       3      
Laughing Gull 108       15      
Ring-billed Gull 606       45      
Herring Gull 583       33      
Forster's Tern 3       2      
Royal Tern 2       1      
Black Skimmer 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 675       40      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 2       1      
White-winged Dove 3       1      
Mourning Dove 4,264       834      
Common Ground-Dove 12       6      
Eastern Screech-Owl 21       15      
Great Horned Owl 11       9      
Barred Owl 21       13      
Belted Kingfisher 58       47      
Red-headed Woodpecker 74       55      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 749       534      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 130       99      
Downy Woodpecker 692       452      
Hairy Woodpecker 101       69      
Northern Flicker 264       170      
Pileated Woodpecker 106       78      
Eastern Phoebe 54       38      
Loggerhead Shrike 8       7      
Blue-headed Vireo 2       2      
Blue Jay 1,193       475      
American Crow 2,088       423      
Fish Crow 143       17      
Tree Swallow 178       3      
Carolina Chickadee 2,761       841      
Black-capped Chickadee 15       2      
Tufted Titmouse 2,370       828      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 79       29      
White-breasted Nuthatch 589       333      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 554       305      
Brown Creeper 28       23      
Carolina Wren 1,197       648      
House Wren 34       16      
Winter Wren 12       10      
Marsh Wren 21       5      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 63       35      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 160       96      
Eastern Bluebird 1,121       336      
Hermit Thrush 76       71      
American Robin 4,408       533      
Gray Catbird 26       15      
Northern Mockingbird 458       310      
Brown Thrasher 202       163      
European Starling 2,506       234      
American Pipit 26       3      
Cedar Waxwing 949       41      
Black-and-white Warbler 1       1      
Palm Warbler 2       2      
Pine Warbler 347       183      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 870       258      
Yellow-throated Warbler 27       3      
Prairie Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 596       315      
American Tree Sparrow 10       1      
Chipping Sparrow 976       136      
Field Sparrow 312       68      
Vesper Sparrow 7       1      
Savannah Sparrow 17       12      
Fox Sparrow 233       87      
Song Sparrow 684       265      
Swamp Sparrow 23       12      
White-throated Sparrow 2,127       404      
White-crowned Sparrow 77       18      
Dark-eyed Junco 5,736       706      
Northern Cardinal 4,248       872      
Red-winged Blackbird 4,432       117      
Eastern Meadowlark 115       22      
Rusty Blackbird 66       10      
Brewer's Blackbird 359       21      
Common Grackle 17,355       293      
Boat-tailed Grackle 763       33      
Brown-headed Cowbird 928       98      
Purple Finch 880       187      
House Finch 2,305       499      
Pine Siskin 143       53      
American Goldfinch 6,654       610      
Evening Grosbeak 33       7      
House Sparrow 717       130      
Total 87,060             

A total of 137 species were reported.

See list of localities in North Carolina with reports.

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