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2000 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
Snow Goose 78       8      
Canada Goose 3,329       296      
Tundra Swan 110       1      
Wood Duck 278       35      
Gadwall 100       1      
American Wigeon 2       1      
American Black Duck 53       9      
Mallard 1,155       149      
Mottled Duck 8       3      
Northern Shoveler 100       1      
Green-winged Teal 153       8      
Canvasback 162       5      
Redhead 4       2      
Ring-necked Duck 133       14      
Lesser Scaup 249       22      
Bufflehead 284       19      
Hooded Merganser 108       21      
Red-breasted Merganser 10,065       14      
Ruddy Duck 135       15      
Northern Bobwhite 37       6      
Ruffed Grouse 3       2      
Wild Turkey 419       33      
Common Loon 46       18      
Pied-billed Grebe 75       35      
Horned Grebe 19       6      
Northern Gannet 2,046       8      
Double-crested Cormorant 1,465       37      
Anhinga 7       6      
American White Pelican 15       2      
Brown Pelican 235       35      
Great Blue Heron 173       141      
Great Egret 71       14      
Snowy Egret 9       6      
Little Blue Heron 4       4      
Tricolored Heron 7       7      
Cattle Egret 4       2      
Green Heron 2       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 17       3      
White Ibis 83       11      
Black Vulture 136       38      
Turkey Vulture 1,020       239      
Osprey 12       9      
Bald Eagle 16       10      
Northern Harrier 21       15      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 62       51      
Cooper's Hawk 65       54      
Red-shouldered Hawk 125       94      
Red-tailed Hawk 393       239      
Rough-legged Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 47       33      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Black Rail 1       1      
Virginia Rail 2       1      
American Coot 1,017       41      
Black-bellied Plover 3       1      
Semipalmated Plover 3       1      
Killdeer 330       75      
American Oystercatcher 49       3      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 1       1      
Lesser Yellowlegs 2       2      
Sanderling 2       1      
Common Snipe 4       1      
American Woodcock 3       2      
Bonaparte's Gull 138       13      
Laughing Gull 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 3,456       80      
Herring Gull 1,730       54      
Great Black-backed Gull 107       22      
Caspian Tern 18       1      
Forster's Tern 42       7      
Black Skimmer 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 607       80      
White-winged Dove 8       1      
Mourning Dove 8,033       1,690      
Barn Owl 8       8      
Eastern Screech-Owl 22       17      
Great Horned Owl 28       22      
Barred Owl 36       28      
Common Nighthawk 1       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 14       12      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 74       62      
Red-headed Woodpecker 138       105      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1,175       854      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 224       187      
Downy Woodpecker 1,277       861      
Hairy Woodpecker 147       111      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 410       237      
Pileated Woodpecker 182       130      
Eastern Phoebe 72       49      
Eastern Kingbird 1       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 7       6      
Warbling Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 2,548       998      
American Crow 4,530       910      
Fish Crow 65       17      
Common Raven 5       2      
Purple Martin 7       2      
Tree Swallow 6       1      
Barn Swallow 4       1      
Carolina Chickadee 5,493       1,701      
Tufted Titmouse 4,440       1,555      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 115       79      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1,466       789      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 722       405      
Brown Creeper 110       88      
Carolina Wren 2,190       1,124      
House Wren 326       90      
Winter Wren 33       22      
Sedge Wren 1       1      
Marsh Wren 12       4      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 11       9      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 51       21      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 97       71      
Eastern Bluebird 1,760       645      
Hermit Thrush 61       54      
American Robin 12,879       1,051      
Gray Catbird 45       31      
Northern Mockingbird 906       610      
Brown Thrasher 342       253      
European Starling 8,726       377      
Cedar Waxwing 411       40      
Ovenbird 7       6      
Black-and-white Warbler 8       5      
Common Yellowthroat 9       5      
Palm Warbler 8       5      
Pine Warbler 371       157      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1,462       441      
Yellow-throated Warbler 15       9      
Prairie Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 977       520      
American Tree Sparrow 2       1      
Chipping Sparrow 1,632       271      
Field Sparrow 355       97      
Vesper Sparrow 4       3      
Savannah Sparrow 160       32      
Fox Sparrow 177       103      
Song Sparrow 2,065       623      
Swamp Sparrow 17       7      
White-throated Sparrow 4,314       754      
White-crowned Sparrow 77       30      
Dark-eyed Junco 8,737       1,394      
Scarlet Tanager 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 7,138       1,710      
Indigo Bunting 13       8      
Painted Bunting 8       5      
Dickcissel 1       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 2,811       152      
Eastern Meadowlark 23       13      
Rusty Blackbird 451       10      
Brewer's Blackbird 18       4      
Common Grackle 12,277       468      
Boat-tailed Grackle 16       4      
Brown-headed Cowbird 607       75      
Orchard Oriole 1       1      
Baltimore Oriole 5       4      
Purple Finch 407       113      
House Finch 4,826       1,060      
Common Redpoll 1       1      
Pine Siskin 197       38      
American Goldfinch 15,381       1,308      
Evening Grosbeak 129       12      
House Sparrow 1,913       389      
Total 156,506             

A total of 165 species were reported.

See list of localities in North Carolina with reports.

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