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2009 Results: Boynton Beach, Florida

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

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


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Mottled Duck 73       8      
Blue-winged Teal 84       6      
Northern Shoveler 5       3      
Green-winged Teal 4       2      
Red-breasted Merganser 1       1      
Indian Peafowl 2       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 38       6      
Wood Stork 3       2      
Northern Gannet 2       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 17       6      
Anhinga 84       6      
Brown Pelican 24       2      
American Bittern 3       2      
Great Blue Heron 47       10      
Great Egret 34       7      
Snowy Egret 13       7      
Little Blue Heron 31       7      
Tricolored Heron 28       6      
Cattle Egret 13       6      
Green Heron 39       6      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 3       3      
White Ibis 60       10      
Glossy Ibis 35       5      
Black Vulture 5       1      
Turkey Vulture 53       9      
Osprey 11       10      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 8       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       1      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Sora 9       3      
Purple Gallinule 15       3      
American Coot 144       6      
Limpkin 11       6      
Black-bellied Plover 5       1      
Killdeer 2       1      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 3       1      
Sanderling 20       1      
Wilson's Snipe 5       2      
Bonaparte's Gull 1       1      
Laughing Gull 45       2      
Ring-billed Gull 31       3      
Herring Gull 1       1      
Forster's Tern 1       1      
Royal Tern 42       2      
Rock Pigeon 47       3      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 30       6      
White-winged Dove 8       4      
Mourning Dove 31       7      
Nanday Parakeet 6       2      
Monk Parakeet 11       3      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 2       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 3       3      
Belted Kingfisher 3       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 19       6      
Downy Woodpecker 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 2       2      
Loggerhead Shrike 1       1      
White-eyed Vireo 1       1      
Blue-headed Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 19       8      
American Crow 12       1      
Fish Crow 9       2      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 3       1      
Purple Martin 78       3      
Tree Swallow 12       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 29       7      
Gray Catbird 6       3      
Northern Mockingbird 16       6      
European Starling 48       4      
Black-and-white Warbler 2       1      
Common Yellowthroat 7       2      
Palm Warbler 30       6      
Pine Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 51       7      
Prairie Warbler 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 14       7      
Painted Bunting 4       2      
Red-winged Blackbird 131       5      
Common Grackle 161       7      
Boat-tailed Grackle 139       5      
House Sparrow 17       2      
Total 2,018             

A total of 85 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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