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2010 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
Snow Goose 26       8      
Canada Goose 2,610       223      
Mute Swan 13       5      
Tundra Swan 345       10      
Wood Duck 322       61      
Gadwall 493       10      
Eurasian Wigeon 1       1      
American Wigeon 113       4      
American Black Duck 14       5      
Mallard 791       136      
Mottled Duck 58       7      
Blue-winged Teal 372       17      
Northern Shoveler 2,027       8      
Northern Pintail 27       2      
Green-winged Teal 1,711       9      
Canvasback 5       2      
Redhead 143       8      
Ring-necked Duck 1,055       20      
Greater Scaup 1       1      
Lesser Scaup 9,017       7      
Common Eider 1       1      
Black Scoter 700       2      
Bufflehead 545       59      
Hooded Merganser 1,024       99      
Common Merganser 2       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 34       11      
Ruddy Duck 1,141       19      
Northern Bobwhite 26       6      
Wild Turkey 197       28      
Red-throated Loon 11       6      
Common Loon 93       32      
Pied-billed Grebe 430       77      
Horned Grebe 25       8      
Eared Grebe 10       1      
Wood Stork 74       21      
Northern Gannet 23       11      
Double-crested Cormorant 2,274       145      
Great Cormorant 1       1      
Anhinga 100       57      
American White Pelican 425       6      
Brown Pelican 531       91      
American Bittern 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 478       236      
Great Egret 1,259       170      
Snowy Egret 994       98      
Little Blue Heron 294       59      
Tricolored Heron 471       36      
Green Heron 3       3      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 133       27      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 8       7      
White Ibis 2,881       98      
Glossy Ibis 466       8      
Black Vulture 521       136      
Turkey Vulture 1,169       291      
Osprey 93       64      
Bald Eagle 129       73      
Northern Harrier 41       30      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 39       31      
Cooper's Hawk 61       55      
Red-shouldered Hawk 131       96      
Red-tailed Hawk 210       152      
Golden Eagle 3       2      
American Kestrel 37       29      
Merlin 4       4      
Peregrine Falcon 2       2      
Clapper Rail 38       8      
King Rail 2       1      
Virginia Rail 1       1      
Sora 3       2      
American Coot 2,368       46      
Black-bellied Plover 120       18      
Semipalmated Plover 429       19      
Piping Plover 64       11      
Killdeer 489       79      
American Oystercatcher 41       14      
American Avocet 227       3      
Spotted Sandpiper 7       3      
Greater Yellowlegs 244       17      
Willet 269       29      
Lesser Yellowlegs 116       8      
Whimbrel 1       1      
Marbled Godwit 163       5      
Ruddy Turnstone 208       19      
Red Knot 56       4      
Sanderling 328       16      
Western Sandpiper 768       10      
Least Sandpiper 138       6      
Purple Sandpiper 7       2      
Dunlin 3,215       22      
Stilt Sandpiper 38       1      
Short-billed Dowitcher 175       8      
Long-billed Dowitcher 172       1      
Wilson's Snipe 96       8      
American Woodcock 7       5      
Bonaparte's Gull 269       24      
Laughing Gull 874       43      
Ring-billed Gull 3,864       127      
Herring Gull 951       64      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 20       12      
Caspian Tern 27       4      
Forster's Tern 204       38      
Royal Tern 33       8      
Black Skimmer 118       3      
Rock Pigeon 1,862       69      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 71       25      
Mourning Dove 5,017       1,028      
Common Ground-Dove 3       2      
Barn Owl 5       4      
Eastern Screech-Owl 10       10      
Great Horned Owl 20       15      
Barred Owl 27       20      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 28       26      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 3       3      
Rufous Hummingbird 5       5      
Belted Kingfisher 130       94      
Red-headed Woodpecker 145       101      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 896       619      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 167       125      
Downy Woodpecker 770       542      
Hairy Woodpecker 96       80      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 5       2      
Northern Flicker 252       124      
Pileated Woodpecker 142       96      
Eastern Phoebe 214       120      
Western Kingbird 4       4      
Loggerhead Shrike 23       21      
White-eyed Vireo 6       6      
Blue-headed Vireo 15       11      
Blue Jay 1,677       625      
American Crow 3,055       550      
Fish Crow 299       45      
Common Raven 2       1      
Horned Lark 16       2      
Purple Martin 5       3      
Tree Swallow 1,264       32      
Carolina Chickadee 3,425       1,192      
Tufted Titmouse 2,762       1,060      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 49       24      
White-breasted Nuthatch 424       252      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 583       315      
Brown Creeper 25       12      
Carolina Wren 2,067       972      
House Wren 200       54      
Winter Wren 16       11      
Sedge Wren 1       1      
Marsh Wren 37       14      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 5       5      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 114       37      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 377       193      
Eastern Bluebird 1,598       498      
Hermit Thrush 114       86      
American Robin 13,806       656      
Varied Thrush 1       1      
Gray Catbird 64       44      
Northern Mockingbird 1,080       576      
Brown Thrasher 321       242      
European Starling 2,344       115      
American Pipit 28       5      
Cedar Waxwing 3,846       140      
Lapland Longspur 3       2      
Northern Waterthrush 3       3      
Black-and-white Warbler 21       19      
Orange-crowned Warbler 39       15      
Common Yellowthroat 18       7      
Northern Parula 3       1      
Palm Warbler 89       31      
Pine Warbler 902       331      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 6,484       467      
Yellow-throated Warbler 46       32      
Eastern Towhee 541       279      
Chipping Sparrow 5,411       509      
Field Sparrow 620       98      
Vesper Sparrow 9       6      
Savannah Sparrow 377       62      
Nelson's Sparrow 1       1      
Saltmarsh Sparrow 5       1      
Seaside Sparrow 38       3      
Fox Sparrow 65       32      
Song Sparrow 1,124       276      
Swamp Sparrow 187       26      
White-throated Sparrow 2,132       476      
White-crowned Sparrow 83       33      
Dark-eyed Junco 2,604       480      
Western Tanager 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 6,062       1,396      
Rose-breasted Grosbeak 1       1      
Painted Bunting 18       17      
Red-winged Blackbird 9,755       311      
Eastern Meadowlark 268       16      
Rusty Blackbird 205       20      
Common Grackle 5,807       272      
Boat-tailed Grackle 989       52      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1,345       117      
Baltimore Oriole 156       63      
Purple Finch 887       260      
House Finch 2,571       640      
Pine Siskin 126       43      
American Goldfinch 11,133       945      
House Sparrow 1,026       170      
Total 163,066             

A total of 200 species were reported.

See list of localities in South Carolina with reports.

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