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2001 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 222       4      
Canada Goose 3,802       235      
Mute Swan 4       2      
Tundra Swan 7,180       10      
Wood Duck 179       34      
Gadwall 15       5      
American Wigeon 155       10      
American Black Duck 71       7      
Mallard 1,177       129      
Blue-winged Teal 73       2      
Northern Shoveler 48       5      
Northern Pintail 83       6      
Green-winged Teal 163       8      
Canvasback 20       1      
Redhead 2       1      
Ring-necked Duck 277       22      
Greater Scaup 26       3      
Lesser Scaup 46       5      
Surf Scoter 300       1      
Black Scoter 13       2      
Long-tailed Duck 6       1      
Bufflehead 237       17      
Hooded Merganser 105       28      
Red-breasted Merganser 421       9      
Ruddy Duck 93       9      
Northern Bobwhite 36       7      
Ring-necked Pheasant 1       1      
Ruffed Grouse 2       1      
Wild Turkey 130       21      
Common Loon 71       16      
Pied-billed Grebe 125       39      
Northern Gannet 918       8      
Double-crested Cormorant 2,145       40      
Anhinga 4       4      
American White Pelican 2       1      
Brown Pelican 234       54      
Great Blue Heron 197       133      
Great Egret 68       23      
Snowy Egret 27       7      
Little Blue Heron 5       4      
Tricolored Heron 3       3      
Cattle Egret 10       4      
Green Heron 2       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 40       4      
White Ibis 230       19      
Black Vulture 174       34      
Turkey Vulture 1,134       286      
Osprey 23       16      
Bald Eagle 14       12      
Northern Harrier 20       16      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 36       30      
Cooper's Hawk 37       30      
Red-shouldered Hawk 123       87      
Red-tailed Hawk 251       167      
American Kestrel 74       35      
Merlin 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Clapper Rail 2       2      
Virginia Rail 1       1      
American Coot 2,259       38      
Black-bellied Plover 12       2      
Semipalmated Plover 14       2      
Killdeer 237       63      
American Oystercatcher 27       7      
Spotted Sandpiper 4       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 2       2      
Willet 2       2      
Lesser Yellowlegs 7       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 1       1      
Sanderling 40       5      
Least Sandpiper 2       1      
Dunlin 105       1      
Short-billed Dowitcher 72       2      
Common Snipe 17       5      
American Woodcock 11       8      
Bonaparte's Gull 63       6      
Laughing Gull 128       17      
Ring-billed Gull 10,718       87      
Herring Gull 687       53      
Great Black-backed Gull 98       12      
Caspian Tern 1       1      
Forster's Tern 17       7      
Rock Pigeon 1,304       104      
Mourning Dove 6,043       1,235      
Barn Owl 5       4      
Eastern Screech-Owl 11       10      
Great Horned Owl 18       13      
Barred Owl 30       21      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 5       3      
Rufous Hummingbird 4       4      
Belted Kingfisher 55       46      
Red-headed Woodpecker 84       64      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1,091       764      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 183       144      
Downy Woodpecker 987       665      
Hairy Woodpecker 101       77      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 329       196      
Pileated Woodpecker 140       106      
Eastern Phoebe 73       49      
Loggerhead Shrike 2       2      
Blue Jay 1,840       707      
American Crow 3,813       698      
Fish Crow 71       19      
Common Raven 1       1      
Purple Martin 498       10      
Tree Swallow 162       11      
Barn Swallow 3       2      
Carolina Chickadee 3,619       1,242      
Black-capped Chickadee 2       2      
Tufted Titmouse 3,254       1,189      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 38       19      
White-breasted Nuthatch 882       533      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 563       317      
Brown Creeper 37       23      
Carolina Wren 1,593       840      
House Wren 130       43      
Winter Wren 36       20      
Marsh Wren 10       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 86       47      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 218       127      
Eastern Bluebird 1,713       552      
Hermit Thrush 82       74      
American Robin 4,901       700      
Gray Catbird 39       29      
Northern Mockingbird 799       557      
Brown Thrasher 205       167      
European Starling 3,295       364      
Cedar Waxwing 851       83      
Snow Bunting 1       1      
Common Yellowthroat 2       2      
Palm Warbler 20       5      
Pine Warbler 574       260      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1,326       363      
Yellow-breasted Chat 2       2      
Eastern Towhee 701       372      
Chipping Sparrow 807       136      
Field Sparrow 164       67      
Vesper Sparrow 5       5      
Savannah Sparrow 40       20      
Le Conte's Sparrow 2       1      
Fox Sparrow 94       44      
Song Sparrow 1,358       433      
Swamp Sparrow 117       21      
White-throated Sparrow 2,755       598      
White-crowned Sparrow 130       30      
Dark-eyed Junco 3,535       749      
Western Tanager 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 5,237       1,286      
Painted Bunting 5       5      
Red-winged Blackbird 3,975       164      
Eastern Meadowlark 181       26      
Rusty Blackbird 94       16      
Common Grackle 4,468       359      
Boat-tailed Grackle 574       44      
Brown-headed Cowbird 688       93      
Baltimore Oriole 29       17      
Purple Finch 795       245      
House Finch 3,332       775      
Pine Siskin 173       39      
American Goldfinch 5,546       728      
Evening Grosbeak 1       1      
House Sparrow 1,145       238      
Total 112,469             

A total of 164 species were reported.

See list of localities in North Carolina with reports.

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