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2003 Results: South Carolina

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See list of localities in South Carolina with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Canada Goose 453       54      
Tundra Swan 9       3      
Wood Duck 99       21      
Gadwall 43       5      
American Wigeon 45       6      
Mallard 351       45      
Blue-winged Teal 129       5      
Northern Shoveler 64       1      
Northern Pintail 1       1      
Green-winged Teal 140       5      
Redhead 4       2      
Ring-necked Duck 2,564       7      
Greater Scaup 3       1      
Lesser Scaup 149       12      
Bufflehead 99       13      
Common Goldeneye 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 571       30      
Red-breasted Merganser 81       4      
Ruddy Duck 9       4      
Northern Bobwhite 5       1      
Wild Turkey 49       5      
Red-throated Loon 7       2      
Common Loon 13       5      
Pied-billed Grebe 34       14      
Horned Grebe 14       3      
Wood Stork 9       3      
Northern Gannet 14       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 385       42      
Anhinga 27       14      
American White Pelican 3       1      
Brown Pelican 85       28      
Great Blue Heron 136       86      
Great Egret 105       45      
Snowy Egret 138       26      
Little Blue Heron 23       14      
Tricolored Heron 37       10      
Cattle Egret 5       1      
Green Heron 2       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 9       5      
White Ibis 658       36      
Glossy Ibis 7       1      
Black Vulture 119       22      
Turkey Vulture 279       75      
Osprey 33       22      
Bald Eagle 10       8      
Northern Harrier 5       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 16       13      
Cooper's Hawk 16       10      
Red-shouldered Hawk 40       31      
Red-tailed Hawk 73       56      
American Kestrel 14       9      
Merlin 1       1      
Clapper Rail 13       5      
American Coot 351       16      
Black-bellied Plover 9       3      
Semipalmated Plover 17       2      
Killdeer 101       28      
Greater Yellowlegs 39       5      
Willet 8       3      
Lesser Yellowlegs 6       3      
Ruddy Turnstone 70       1      
Red Knot 5       1      
Sanderling 21       4      
Purple Sandpiper 25       1      
Dunlin 124       3      
Short-billed Dowitcher 3       1      
Wilson's Snipe 23       3      
Bonaparte's Gull 244       5      
Laughing Gull 19       8      
Ring-billed Gull 602       36      
Herring Gull 90       9      
Caspian Tern 1       1      
Forster's Tern 52       8      
Royal Tern 7       2      
Rock Pigeon 352       36      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 33       7      
Mourning Dove 2,332       458      
Common Ground-Dove 25       6      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 8       5      
Barred Owl 12       10      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 33       27      
Red-headed Woodpecker 58       29      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 468       320      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 79       62      
Downy Woodpecker 300       206      
Hairy Woodpecker 18       17      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 3       2      
Northern Flicker 131       61      
Pileated Woodpecker 50       30      
Eastern Phoebe 45       36      
Loggerhead Shrike 10       9      
White-eyed Vireo 2       2      
Blue Jay 878       348      
American Crow 1,138       227      
Fish Crow 60       15      
Common Raven 2       1      
Purple Martin 1       1      
Tree Swallow 905       6      
Carolina Chickadee 1,273       447      
Black-capped Chickadee 1       1      
Tufted Titmouse 1,056       421      
White-breasted Nuthatch 81       53      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 275       160      
Brown Creeper 11       10      
Carolina Wren 705       363      
House Wren 29       18      
Winter Wren 2       1      
Marsh Wren 2       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 12       10      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 88       61      
Eastern Bluebird 486       170      
Hermit Thrush 56       46      
American Robin 2,602       287      
Gray Catbird 9       8      
Northern Mockingbird 576       338      
Brown Thrasher 292       196      
European Starling 713       57      
American Pipit 132       3      
Cedar Waxwing 1,408       40      
Black-and-white Warbler 7       5      
Orange-crowned Warbler 4       4      
Common Yellowthroat 5       3      
Palm Warbler 8       5      
Pine Warbler 393       132      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1,618       217      
Yellow-throated Warbler 13       11      
Yellow-breasted Chat 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 292       148      
Bachman's Sparrow 5       2      
American Tree Sparrow 1       1      
Chipping Sparrow 936       169      
Field Sparrow 69       19      
Savannah Sparrow 38       12      
Henslow's Sparrow 5       2      
Fox Sparrow 30       13      
Song Sparrow 410       94      
Swamp Sparrow 29       11      
White-throated Sparrow 1,303       259      
White-crowned Sparrow 17       7      
Dark-eyed Junco 1,689       274      
Western Tanager 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 2,658       556      
Painted Bunting 1       1      
Dickcissel 2       2      
Red-winged Blackbird 2,387       161      
Eastern Meadowlark 29       5      
Rusty Blackbird 366       2      
Common Grackle 7,342       163      
Boat-tailed Grackle 301       29      
Brown-headed Cowbird 421       33      
Baltimore Oriole 33       14      
Purple Finch 51       23      
House Finch 1,488       320      
American Goldfinch 4,488       368      
House Sparrow 589       106      
Total 52,800             

A total of 157 species were reported.

See list of localities in South Carolina with reports.

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