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2004 Results: South Carolina

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

See list of localities in South Carolina with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Canada Goose 523       40      
Wood Duck 76       12      
Gadwall 5       1      
American Wigeon 6       2      
American Black Duck 3       1      
Mallard 165       29      
Mottled Duck 2       1      
Green-winged Teal 55       3      
Canvasback 6       1      
Redhead 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 268       12      
Lesser Scaup 96       4      
Surf Scoter 14       1      
White-winged Scoter 6       1      
Black Scoter 5       3      
Bufflehead 159       19      
Common Goldeneye 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 357       39      
Red-breasted Merganser 137       4      
Wild Turkey 125       10      
Red-throated Loon 18       3      
Common Loon 18       7      
Pied-billed Grebe 33       16      
Horned Grebe 120       5      
Northern Gannet 6       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 618       47      
Great Cormorant 7       5      
Anhinga 11       6      
American White Pelican 2       2      
Brown Pelican 163       34      
Great Blue Heron 109       59      
Great Egret 85       46      
Snowy Egret 50       23      
Little Blue Heron 18       13      
Tricolored Heron 13       9      
Cattle Egret 2       1      
Green Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 9       2      
White Ibis 413       23      
Black Vulture 142       21      
Turkey Vulture 269       70      
Osprey 26       20      
Bald Eagle 12       8      
Northern Harrier 14       12      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 8       8      
Cooper's Hawk 24       20      
Red-shouldered Hawk 52       27      
Red-tailed Hawk 60       35      
American Kestrel 15       12      
Merlin 1       1      
Clapper Rail 13       6      
American Coot 89       8      
Black-bellied Plover 103       10      
Semipalmated Plover 40       3      
Piping Plover 82       4      
Killdeer 53       15      
American Oystercatcher 26       7      
Spotted Sandpiper 10       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 100       4      
Willet 42       9      
Lesser Yellowlegs 29       3      
Marbled Godwit 116       5      
Ruddy Turnstone 65       10      
Red Knot 180       2      
Sanderling 325       8      
Western Sandpiper 29       3      
Least Sandpiper 49       4      
Purple Sandpiper 6       1      
Dunlin 468       11      
Short-billed Dowitcher 124       8      
Wilson's Snipe 2       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 140       10      
Laughing Gull 48       4      
Ring-billed Gull 1,737       45      
Herring Gull 122       14      
Iceland Gull 3       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 4       2      
Forster's Tern 85       10      
Royal Tern 4       3      
Black Skimmer 12       1      
Rock Pigeon 646       31      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 132       11      
Mourning Dove 1,695       276      
Common Ground-Dove 4       1      
Eastern Screech-Owl 3       2      
Great Horned Owl 4       4      
Barred Owl 12       8      
Rufous Hummingbird 8       5      
Calliope Hummingbird 2       1      
Belted Kingfisher 28       24      
Red-headed Woodpecker 36       22      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 302       193      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 73       53      
Downy Woodpecker 152       105      
Hairy Woodpecker 5       5      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 3       1      
Northern Flicker 153       58      
Pileated Woodpecker 38       24      
Eastern Phoebe 41       34      
Loggerhead Shrike 18       15      
White-eyed Vireo 4       3      
Blue-headed Vireo 4       3      
Blue Jay 513       174      
American Crow 911       148      
Fish Crow 80       13      
Common Raven 1       1      
Purple Martin 2       1      
Tree Swallow 3,925       11      
Carolina Chickadee 787       270      
Tufted Titmouse 672       252      
White-breasted Nuthatch 54       29      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 210       112      
Brown Creeper 3       3      
Carolina Wren 416       208      
House Wren 9       6      
Winter Wren 2       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 11       7      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 122       55      
Eastern Bluebird 414       113      
Hermit Thrush 27       15      
American Robin 3,973       134      
Gray Catbird 20       9      
Northern Mockingbird 304       176      
Brown Thrasher 92       70      
European Starling 1,893       52      
Cedar Waxwing 2,817       29      
Black-and-white Warbler 2       2      
Orange-crowned Warbler 2       2      
Common Yellowthroat 4       2      
Palm Warbler 31       9      
Pine Warbler 150       72      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1,619       133      
Yellow-throated Warbler 2       1      
Eastern Towhee 239       104      
Chipping Sparrow 1,369       143      
Field Sparrow 48       11      
Vesper Sparrow 4       1      
Savannah Sparrow 33       8      
Saltmarsh Sparrow 4       2      
Fox Sparrow 13       6      
Song Sparrow 184       56      
Swamp Sparrow 3       1      
White-throated Sparrow 623       137      
White-crowned Sparrow 24       9      
Dark-eyed Junco 842       118      
Northern Cardinal 1,486       314      
Red-winged Blackbird 2,549       103      
Eastern Meadowlark 118       5      
Rusty Blackbird 69       6      
Common Grackle 7,343       97      
Boat-tailed Grackle 537       32      
Brown-headed Cowbird 96       21      
Baltimore Oriole 6       1      
Purple Finch 164       43      
House Finch 955       176      
Pine Siskin 19       7      
American Goldfinch 2,704       223      
House Sparrow 332       53      
Total 50,630             

A total of 158 species were reported.

See list of localities in South Carolina with reports.

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