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2001 Results: New Jersey

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

See list of localities in New Jersey with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Greater White-fronted Goose 2       1      
Snow Goose 32,714       8      
Brant 834       10      
Canada Goose 27,730       341      
Mute Swan 438       35      
Tundra Swan 163       3      
Wood Duck 9       5      
Gadwall 343       7      
Eurasian Wigeon 1       1      
American Wigeon 131       9      
American Black Duck 680       31      
Mallard 2,753       164      
Northern Shoveler 86       6      
Northern Pintail 472       7      
Green-winged Teal 69       5      
Canvasback 595       6      
Redhead 2       1      
Ring-necked Duck 44       8      
Greater Scaup 5,632       7      
Lesser Scaup 3       2      
Black Scoter 33       2      
Long-tailed Duck 4       1      
Bufflehead 234       21      
Common Goldeneye 17       4      
Hooded Merganser 234       29      
Common Merganser 1,648       26      
Red-breasted Merganser 112       13      
Ruddy Duck 63       8      
Northern Bobwhite 4       2      
Ring-necked Pheasant 18       11      
Wild Turkey 385       34      
Red-throated Loon 8       4      
Common Loon 10       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 24       6      
Double-crested Cormorant 15       4      
Great Cormorant 24       2      
Great Blue Heron 68       43      
Black Vulture 92       25      
Turkey Vulture 794       183      
Osprey 6       2      
Bald Eagle 13       9      
Northern Harrier 46       23      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 49       46      
Cooper's Hawk 55       50      
Northern Goshawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 15       12      
Red-tailed Hawk 327       188      
Rough-legged Hawk 23       12      
American Kestrel 7       6      
Merlin 2       2      
Peregrine Falcon 6       6      
American Coot 91       8      
Sandhill Crane 1       1      
Black-bellied Plover 85       1      
Killdeer 36       5      
Ruddy Turnstone 11       3      
Sanderling 139       6      
Purple Sandpiper 6       1      
American Woodcock 13       9      
Bonaparte's Gull 246       8      
Laughing Gull 193       17      
Ring-billed Gull 2,803       112      
Herring Gull 1,849       117      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 7       2      
Glaucous Gull 3       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 207       27      
Rock Pigeon 2,188       215      
Mourning Dove 5,032       884      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 10       7      
Short-eared Owl 16       3      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 26       21      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 480       384      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 15       11      
Downy Woodpecker 976       606      
Hairy Woodpecker 102       80      
Northern Flicker 91       67      
Pileated Woodpecker 20       16      
Eastern Phoebe 9       2      
Northern Shrike 3       3      
Blue Jay 1,585       513      
American Crow 4,868       661      
Fish Crow 103       35      
Carolina Chickadee 812       237      
Black-capped Chickadee 887       388      
Tufted Titmouse 1,907       717      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 22       15      
White-breasted Nuthatch 570       331      
Brown Creeper 9       8      
Carolina Wren 284       190      
Winter Wren 24       7      
Marsh Wren 2       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 62       40      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 61       39      
Eastern Bluebird 130       37      
Hermit Thrush 3       3      
American Robin 3,137       204      
Gray Catbird 68       23      
Northern Mockingbird 331       188      
Brown Thrasher 2       2      
European Starling 16,226       466      
Cedar Waxwing 574       35      
Snow Bunting 3       2      
Pine Warbler 6       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 100       46      
Yellow-breasted Chat 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 9       3      
American Tree Sparrow 181       39      
Chipping Sparrow 35       8      
Field Sparrow 34       13      
Savannah Sparrow 30       4      
Fox Sparrow 57       28      
Song Sparrow 584       216      
Swamp Sparrow 101       15      
White-throated Sparrow 1,967       401      
White-crowned Sparrow 60       23      
Dark-eyed Junco 3,749       620      
Northern Cardinal 1,956       732      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,084       124      
Eastern Meadowlark 13       2      
Rusty Blackbird 15       5      
Common Grackle 12,231       166      
Boat-tailed Grackle 75       10      
Brown-headed Cowbird 838       37      
Bullock's Oriole 2       2      
Purple Finch 523       100      
House Finch 4,283       577      
Pine Siskin 20       5      
American Goldfinch 1,450       322      
Evening Grosbeak 2       2      
House Sparrow 4,875       555      
Total 157,649             

A total of 132 species were reported.

See list of localities in New Jersey with reports.

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