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2001 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
Snow Goose 137       4      
Canada Goose 1,097       56      
Mute Swan 1       1      
Tundra Swan 1       1      
Wood Duck 54       14      
Gadwall 61       6      
American Wigeon 18       5      
American Black Duck 10       3      
Mallard 333       38      
Northern Shoveler 18       2      
Northern Pintail 7       2      
Green-winged Teal 7       2      
Ring-necked Duck 147       5      
Lesser Scaup 64       8      
Bufflehead 13       5      
Common Goldeneye 4       1      
Hooded Merganser 33       9      
Ruddy Duck 10       2      
Northern Bobwhite 37       5      
Ruffed Grouse 2       1      
Wild Turkey 369       23      
Common Loon 10       5      
Pied-billed Grebe 35       6      
Horned Grebe 99       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 28       2      
American White Pelican 500       2      
Great Blue Heron 72       32      
Little Blue Heron 1       1      
Green Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 3       3      
Black Vulture 205       22      
Turkey Vulture 354       90      
Bald Eagle 19       6      
Northern Harrier 6       5      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 21       17      
Cooper's Hawk 15       13      
Red-shouldered Hawk 38       30      
Red-tailed Hawk 161       103      
Rough-legged Hawk 2       2      
Golden Eagle 1       1      
American Kestrel 31       23      
Peregrine Falcon 2       1      
American Coot 185       11      
Sandhill Crane 7,365       8      
Killdeer 120       34      
Common Snipe 4       3      
American Woodcock 2       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 100       1      
Ring-billed Gull 1,217       9      
Herring Gull 10       3      
Rock Pigeon 503       37      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 40       4      
Mourning Dove 2,522       410      
Barn Owl 8       6      
Eastern Screech-Owl 4       4      
Great Horned Owl 4       4      
Barred Owl 9       5      
Belted Kingfisher 46       26      
Red-headed Woodpecker 32       20      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 376       279      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 38       28      
Downy Woodpecker 440       265      
Hairy Woodpecker 58       39      
Northern Flicker 108       74      
Pileated Woodpecker 64       43      
Eastern Phoebe 37       17      
Loggerhead Shrike 3       2      
Blue Jay 1,061       337      
American Crow 1,454       244      
Horned Lark 30       2      
Purple Martin 15       3      
Carolina Chickadee 1,340       403      
Tufted Titmouse 1,137       370      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 6       3      
White-breasted Nuthatch 311       188      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 15       8      
Brown Creeper 26       17      
Carolina Wren 370       229      
Bewick's Wren 4       1      
House Wren 71       26      
Winter Wren 17       8      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 3       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 13       9      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 6       6      
Eastern Bluebird 623       183      
Hermit Thrush 35       17      
American Robin 1,427       203      
Gray Catbird 2       2      
Northern Mockingbird 471       228      
Brown Thrasher 60       45      
European Starling 7,119       183      
American Pipit 4       1      
Cedar Waxwing 1,086       20      
Snow Bunting 1       1      
Black-and-white Warbler 2       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 2       1      
Pine Warbler 66       25      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 133       49      
Yellow-throated Warbler 25       4      
Eastern Towhee 269       141      
American Tree Sparrow 10       7      
Chipping Sparrow 180       41      
Field Sparrow 179       49      
Savannah Sparrow 14       7      
Fox Sparrow 32       16      
Song Sparrow 559       156      
Swamp Sparrow 10       5      
White-throated Sparrow 1,642       244      
White-crowned Sparrow 107       29      
Dark-eyed Junco 1,274       241      
Northern Cardinal 3,189       464      
Indigo Bunting 7       3      
Red-winged Blackbird 665       73      
Eastern Meadowlark 144       31      
Rusty Blackbird 6       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 13       4      
Common Grackle 2,470       114      
Brown-headed Cowbird 630       59      
Purple Finch 663       119      
House Finch 2,601       279      
Pine Siskin 84       28      
American Goldfinch 3,927       323      
Evening Grosbeak 8       3      
House Sparrow 1,141       137      
Total 54,081             

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.