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2006 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 789       86      
Tundra Swan 76       1      
Wood Duck 359       102      
Gadwall 426       3      
American Wigeon 21       4      
American Black Duck 2       1      
Mallard 337       56      
Mottled Duck 30       1      
Blue-winged Teal 44       5      
Northern Shoveler 3,277       2      
Northern Pintail 39       5      
Green-winged Teal 3,022       5      
Canvasback 3       2      
Redhead 4       2      
Ring-necked Duck 262       10      
Greater Scaup 60       4      
Lesser Scaup 90       11      
Surf Scoter 1       1      
Black Scoter 3       2      
Long-tailed Duck 6       1      
Bufflehead 231       33      
Hooded Merganser 829       63      
Red-breasted Merganser 16       5      
Ruddy Duck 805       8      
Northern Bobwhite 10       2      
Wild Turkey 277       80      
Red-throated Loon 9       3      
Common Loon 66       24      
Pied-billed Grebe 195       36      
Horned Grebe 23       2      
Eared Grebe 4       1      
Wood Stork 1       1      
Northern Gannet 19       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 759       72      
Great Cormorant 1       1      
Anhinga 35       17      
American White Pelican 23       2      
Brown Pelican 200       39      
Great Blue Heron 278       138      
Great Egret 550       112      
Snowy Egret 1,070       67      
Little Blue Heron 88       23      
Tricolored Heron 304       18      
Reddish Egret 1       1      
Cattle Egret 12       6      
Green Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 123       12      
White Ibis 1,420       47      
Glossy Ibis 43       2      
Black Vulture 328       71      
Turkey Vulture 551       115      
Osprey 75       53      
Bald Eagle 39       29      
Northern Harrier 18       10      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 11       11      
Cooper's Hawk 26       25      
Red-shouldered Hawk 69       50      
Red-tailed Hawk 154       92      
American Kestrel 25       18      
Peregrine Falcon 2       1      
Clapper Rail 12       8      
King Rail 1       1      
Virginia Rail 2       1      
Sora 2       2      
American Coot 3,373       30      
Black-bellied Plover 229       6      
Semipalmated Plover 921       2      
Killdeer 95       26      
American Oystercatcher 14       3      
Black-necked Stilt 3       1      
American Avocet 645       1      
Spotted Sandpiper 2       2      
Greater Yellowlegs 107       7      
Willet 193       14      
Lesser Yellowlegs 22       1      
Marbled Godwit 125       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 24       7      
Red Knot 100       1      
Sanderling 141       6      
Western Sandpiper 1,929       4      
Least Sandpiper 212       2      
Dunlin 2,216       8      
Stilt Sandpiper 2       1      
Short-billed Dowitcher 75       4      
Long-billed Dowitcher 181       1      
Wilson's Snipe 20       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 119       8      
Laughing Gull 389       25      
Ring-billed Gull 1,597       61      
Herring Gull 119       21      
Great Black-backed Gull 3       1      
Caspian Tern 2       1      
Forster's Tern 76       14      
Royal Tern 43       5      
Black Skimmer 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 274       28      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 83       22      
White-winged Dove 16       1      
Mourning Dove 2,090       503      
Common Ground-Dove 40       11      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Eastern Screech-Owl 9       5      
Great Horned Owl 11       9      
Barred Owl 18       14      
Short-eared Owl 2       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 79       51      
Red-headed Woodpecker 69       48      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 584       331      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 99       71      
Downy Woodpecker 348       220      
Hairy Woodpecker 78       55      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 117       57      
Pileated Woodpecker 91       66      
Eastern Phoebe 87       52      
Loggerhead Shrike 9       7      
White-eyed Vireo 41       10      
Blue-headed Vireo 14       10      
Blue Jay 1,301       403      
American Crow 1,538       316      
Fish Crow 109       29      
Common Raven 1       1      
Horned Lark 16       3      
Purple Martin 10       2      
Tree Swallow 843       19      
Carolina Chickadee 2,119       612      
Tufted Titmouse 1,379       492      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 25       12      
White-breasted Nuthatch 158       97      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 267       146      
Brown Creeper 9       8      
Carolina Wren 1,394       510      
House Wren 59       27      
Winter Wren 9       4      
Sedge Wren 3       1      
Marsh Wren 3       2      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 10       6      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 44       18      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 243       96      
Eastern Bluebird 774       266      
Hermit Thrush 56       40      
American Robin 5,330       231      
Gray Catbird 53       37      
Northern Mockingbird 570       310      
Brown Thrasher 178       140      
European Starling 1,013       72      
American Pipit 120       4      
Cedar Waxwing 666       47      
Northern Waterthrush 2       1      
Black-and-white Warbler 4       3      
Orange-crowned Warbler 11       5      
Common Yellowthroat 10       7      
Palm Warbler 54       13      
Pine Warbler 562       122      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 2,206       195      
Yellow-throated Warbler 10       8      
Eastern Towhee 361       169      
Bachman's Sparrow 2       2      
Chipping Sparrow 2,792       246      
Field Sparrow 151       40      
Vesper Sparrow 9       1      
Savannah Sparrow 263       15      
Grasshopper Sparrow 2       1      
Le Conte's Sparrow 4       1      
Nelson's Sparrow 1       1      
Seaside Sparrow 2       1      
Fox Sparrow 58       11      
Song Sparrow 414       127      
Swamp Sparrow 89       18      
White-throated Sparrow 724       182      
White-crowned Sparrow 26       11      
Dark-eyed Junco 1,267       236      
Northern Cardinal 2,436       605      
Red-winged Blackbird 7,010       204      
Eastern Meadowlark 95       10      
Rusty Blackbird 94       11      
Brewer's Blackbird 15       2      
Common Grackle 7,958       137      
Boat-tailed Grackle 561       40      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1,354       76      
Baltimore Oriole 25       7      
Purple Finch 436       131      
House Finch 1,443       310      
Pine Siskin 40       14      
American Goldfinch 6,158       426      
Evening Grosbeak 12       3      
House Sparrow 564       92      
Total 90,227             

A total of 188 species were reported.

See list of localities in South Carolina with reports.

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