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2000 Results: Tennessee

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

See list of localities in Tennessee with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Canada Goose 1,069       90      
Wood Duck 128       17      
Gadwall 115       3      
American Wigeon 100       1      
American Black Duck 4       2      
Mallard 1,530       43      
Blue-winged Teal 1       1      
Northern Pintail 1       1      
Green-winged Teal 7       1      
Canvasback 4       2      
Ring-necked Duck 18       6      
Lesser Scaup 50       6      
Bufflehead 39       7      
Hooded Merganser 10       1      
Ruddy Duck 4       2      
Northern Bobwhite 52       6      
Wild Turkey 201       10      
Common Loon 14       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 32       6      
Horned Grebe 100       1      
American White Pelican 20       1      
Great Blue Heron 137       58      
Great Egret 1       1      
Snowy Egret 51       2      
Little Blue Heron 2       2      
Cattle Egret 2       2      
Green Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 6       3      
Black Vulture 407       25      
Turkey Vulture 427       115      
Osprey 1       1      
Bald Eagle 10       7      
Northern Harrier 6       6      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 26       24      
Cooper's Hawk 22       22      
Northern Goshawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 32       26      
Red-tailed Hawk 212       101      
American Kestrel 42       30      
Peregrine Falcon 2       2      
American Coot 257       9      
Sandhill Crane 1,941       14      
Killdeer 126       41      
Common Snipe 8       2      
American Woodcock 7       3      
Ring-billed Gull 366       9      
Herring Gull 76       8      
Rock Pigeon 588       26      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 1       1      
Mourning Dove 3,800       565      
Eastern Screech-Owl 5       5      
Great Horned Owl 7       7      
Barred Owl 9       7      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 45       35      
Red-headed Woodpecker 61       45      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 436       330      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 80       70      
Downy Woodpecker 547       344      
Hairy Woodpecker 55       39      
Northern Flicker 124       84      
Pileated Woodpecker 121       86      
Eastern Phoebe 41       25      
Great Crested Flycatcher 1       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 5       4      
Blue Jay 1,822       487      
American Crow 2,029       328      
Purple Martin 2       1      
Barn Swallow 11       3      
Carolina Chickadee 1,939       551      
Black-capped Chickadee 14       4      
Tufted Titmouse 1,627       515      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 92       57      
White-breasted Nuthatch 428       239      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 6       4      
Brown Creeper 31       27      
Carolina Wren 622       316      
House Wren 40       24      
Winter Wren 20       13      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 3       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 75       16      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 21       18      
Eastern Bluebird 804       263      
Hermit Thrush 5       3      
American Robin 14,495       416      
Gray Catbird 3       2      
Northern Mockingbird 484       285      
Brown Thrasher 74       56      
European Starling 16,313       224      
American Pipit 1       1      
Cedar Waxwing 1,490       71      
Black-and-white Warbler 1       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Pine Warbler 44       24      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 105       49      
Yellow-throated Warbler 4       1      
Eastern Towhee 321       155      
Chipping Sparrow 218       50      
Field Sparrow 249       58      
Vesper Sparrow 2       1      
Lark Sparrow 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 8       5      
Fox Sparrow 33       15      
Song Sparrow 536       194      
Swamp Sparrow 15       7      
White-throated Sparrow 1,574       294      
White-crowned Sparrow 90       32      
Dark-eyed Junco 2,007       335      
Northern Cardinal 3,185       616      
Indigo Bunting 42       8      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,653       125      
Eastern Meadowlark 113       19      
Rusty Blackbird 10       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 26       3      
Common Grackle 24,619       218      
Boat-tailed Grackle 3       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1,184       98      
Purple Finch 462       69      
House Finch 2,771       380      
Pine Siskin 467       13      
American Goldfinch 6,361       441      
Evening Grosbeak 4       3      
House Sparrow 1,458       206      
Total 103,614             

A total of 124 species were reported.

See list of localities in Tennessee with reports.

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