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2007 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
Greater White-fronted Goose 2       1      
Snow Goose 1,213       7      
Ross's Goose 3       1      
Cackling Goose 1       1      
Canada Goose 7,660       570      
Mute Swan 30       9      
Tundra Swan 3,409       14      
Wood Duck 221       57      
Gadwall 629       27      
American Wigeon 122       11      
American Black Duck 47       11      
Mallard 3,157       321      
Blue-winged Teal 9       3      
Northern Shoveler 197       15      
Northern Pintail 928       8      
Green-winged Teal 159       6      
Canvasback 133       13      
Redhead 881       16      
Ring-necked Duck 1,422       51      
Greater Scaup 161       10      
Lesser Scaup 2,109       34      
Harlequin Duck 2       2      
Surf Scoter 5       2      
White-winged Scoter 1       1      
Black Scoter 10       3      
Bufflehead 1,282       77      
Common Goldeneye 2       1      
Hooded Merganser 1,273       120      
Common Merganser 48       9      
Red-breasted Merganser 439       25      
Ruddy Duck 1,413       40      
Northern Bobwhite 22       11      
Ruffed Grouse 1       1      
Wild Turkey 457       50      
Red-throated Loon 100       5      
Common Loon 49       26      
Pied-billed Grebe 373       90      
Horned Grebe 52       16      
Audubon's Shearwater 1       1      
Northern Gannet 313       13      
Double-crested Cormorant 2,522       75      
Great Cormorant 4       3      
American White Pelican 8       3      
Brown Pelican 831       72      
American Bittern 5       3      
Great Blue Heron 476       323      
Great Egret 100       45      
Snowy Egret 43       22      
Little Blue Heron 16       14      
Tricolored Heron 15       10      
Green Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 13       8      
White Ibis 298       24      
Black Vulture 535       170      
Turkey Vulture 1,984       603      
Osprey 8       7      
Bald Eagle 60       36      
Northern Harrier 34       26      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 82       70      
Cooper's Hawk 168       145      
Red-shouldered Hawk 389       290      
Red-tailed Hawk 623       405      
Golden Eagle 2       2      
American Kestrel 74       60      
Merlin 12       9      
Peregrine Falcon 4       4      
Clapper Rail 1       1      
King Rail 2       2      
Virginia Rail 1       1      
American Coot 3,766       66      
Sandhill Crane 8       2      
Black-bellied Plover 25       5      
Semipalmated Plover 71       6      
Killdeer 402       128      
American Oystercatcher 30       7      
American Avocet 18       1      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 60       11      
Willet 74       14      
Lesser Yellowlegs 36       2      
Marbled Godwit 155       3      
Ruddy Turnstone 12       4      
Red Knot 10       1      
Sanderling 102       12      
Western Sandpiper 41       2      
Dunlin 166       5      
Short-billed Dowitcher 10       2      
Wilson's Snipe 4       3      
American Woodcock 6       6      
Bonaparte's Gull 618       23      
Laughing Gull 245       23      
Ring-billed Gull 35,125       259      
Herring Gull 1,232       90      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 35       10      
Great Black-backed Gull 266       29      
Forster's Tern 238       19      
Royal Tern 7       2      
Rock Pigeon 2,545       133      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 30       12      
Mourning Dove 12,204       2,520      
Barn Owl 2       1      
Eastern Screech-Owl 26       23      
Great Horned Owl 35       28      
Barred Owl 64       47      
Short-eared Owl 1       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 42       26      
Rufous Hummingbird 13       13      
Belted Kingfisher 143       130      
Red-headed Woodpecker 281       182      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 2,474       1,784      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 370       329      
Downy Woodpecker 2,516       1,669      
Hairy Woodpecker 415       310      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 34       18      
Northern Flicker 655       407      
Pileated Woodpecker 230       185      
Eastern Phoebe 251       172      
Say's Phoebe 4       4      
Loggerhead Shrike 13       12      
Blue-headed Vireo 18       7      
Blue Jay 4,267       1,659      
American Crow 8,196       1,422      
Fish Crow 236       47      
Common Raven 2       2      
Horned Lark 26       4      
Purple Martin 40       12      
Tree Swallow 185       23      
Carolina Chickadee 8,398       2,855      
Tufted Titmouse 6,809       2,499      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 19       11      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1,977       1,231      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 1,602       930      
Brown Creeper 160       133      
Carolina Wren 5,040       2,379      
House Wren 388       139      
Winter Wren 122       57      
Sedge Wren 10       3      
Marsh Wren 8       6      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 19       11      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 444       138      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 640       393      
Eastern Bluebird 4,570       1,474      
Hermit Thrush 433       289      
American Robin 15,198       1,620      
Gray Catbird 107       70      
Northern Mockingbird 2,180       1,449      
Brown Thrasher 729       584      
European Starling 7,039       593      
American Pipit 33       2      
Cedar Waxwing 3,658       157      
Ovenbird 1       1      
Black-and-white Warbler 2       2      
Orange-crowned Warbler 29       19      
Common Yellowthroat 26       18      
Magnolia Warbler 1       1      
Yellow Warbler 2       1      
Black-throated Blue Warbler 2       2      
Palm Warbler 12       7      
Pine Warbler 1,373       637      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 4,026       1,073      
Eastern Towhee 2,369       1,221      
Chipping Sparrow 3,416       623      
Field Sparrow 1,244       263      
Vesper Sparrow 9       6      
Savannah Sparrow 160       50      
Seaside Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 402       154      
Song Sparrow 2,996       992      
Lincoln's Sparrow 6       4      
Swamp Sparrow 270       41      
White-throated Sparrow 9,337       1,675      
White-crowned Sparrow 46       14      
Dark-eyed Junco 22,081       2,664      
Western Tanager 4       4      
Northern Cardinal 14,405       3,124      
Painted Bunting 8       7      
Red-winged Blackbird 5,092       286      
Eastern Meadowlark 149       29      
Rusty Blackbird 221       35      
Common Grackle 7,046       539      
Boat-tailed Grackle 1,251       65      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1,078       156      
Baltimore Oriole 224       114      
Purple Finch 98       36      
House Finch 8,846       2,038      
Red Crossbill 12       4      
Pine Siskin 422       32      
American Goldfinch 13,281       1,878      
House Sparrow 2,911       539      
Total 277,170             

A total of 189 species were reported.

See list of localities in North Carolina with reports.

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