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2008 Results: Baton Rouge, Louisiana

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
Canada Goose 3       1      
Wood Duck 25       6      
Mallard 8       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 56       5      
Anhinga 1       1      
American White Pelican 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Great Egret 18       3      
Snowy Egret 27       4      
Cattle Egret 10       1      
Turkey Vulture 11       4      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 8       8      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 11       9      
American Coot 16       1      
Killdeer 4       2      
Ring-billed Gull 55       1      
Herring Gull 11       1      
Gull-billed Tern 4       1      
Rock Pigeon 28       3      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 28       5      
White-winged Dove 18       1      
Mourning Dove 353       44      
Inca Dove 2       1      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 4       4      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 6       4      
Broad-tailed Hummingbird 1       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 15       6      
Buff-bellied Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 6       6      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 23       14      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 7       7      
Downy Woodpecker 32       16      
Hairy Woodpecker 2       1      
Northern Flicker 9       6      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 3       2      
White-eyed Vireo 1       1      
Blue-headed Vireo 2       2      
Blue Jay 106       27      
American Crow 17       6      
Fish Crow 7       3      
Purple Martin 63       10      
Tree Swallow 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 97       40      
Tufted Titmouse 55       29      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 6       6      
Carolina Wren 67       34      
House Wren 4       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 29       9      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 97       9      
Northern Mockingbird 100       29      
Brown Thrasher 21       13      
European Starling 90       14      
Cedar Waxwing 261       13      
Orange-crowned Warbler 9       6      
Pine Warbler 8       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 54       13      
Chipping Sparrow 45       5      
Field Sparrow 22       2      
White-throated Sparrow 78       14      
Dark-eyed Junco 7       3      
Summer Tanager 1       1      
Western Tanager 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 227       43      
Red-winged Blackbird 147       21      
Rusty Blackbird 47       2      
Common Grackle 438       14      
Brown-headed Cowbird 66       10      
Purple Finch 17       5      
House Finch 79       24      
American Goldfinch 605       31      
House Sparrow 434       39      
Total 4,126             

A total of 77 species were reported.

See a summary for Louisiana.

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