Great Backyard Bird Count
Home Submit your bird checklist Explore the results

2011 Results: Boca Raton, 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
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck 9       3      
Fulvous Whistling-Duck 3       1      
Swan Goose 3       1      
Canada Goose 2       1      
Wood Duck 5       3      
Gadwall 6       2      
Mallard 59       5      
Mottled Duck 20       6      
Blue-winged Teal 14       4      
Northern Shoveler 1       1      
Green-winged Teal 3       1      
Redhead 2       1      
Ring-necked Duck 105       3      
Red-breasted Merganser 10       1      
Ruddy Duck 7       1      
Common Loon 9       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 5       3      
Wood Stork 28       15      
Double-crested Cormorant 7       4      
Anhinga 64       10      
American White Pelican 2       2      
Brown Pelican 9       5      
Great Blue Heron 31       16      
Great Egret 28       13      
Snowy Egret 46       8      
Little Blue Heron 9       8      
Tricolored Heron 8       4      
Reddish Egret 2       1      
Cattle Egret 8       5      
Green Heron 2       2      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
White Ibis 259       30      
Glossy Ibis 9       3      
Black Vulture 70       16      
Turkey Vulture 123       22      
Osprey 13       8      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 3       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 4       1      
Broad-winged Hawk 6       5      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 2       2      
Peregrine Falcon 3       2      
American Coot 9       5      
Limpkin 5       2      
Sandhill Crane 101       2      
Black-bellied Plover 1       1      
Whimbrel 2       1      
Sanderling 6       1      
Laughing Gull 31       3      
Ring-billed Gull 49       4      
Herring Gull 11       3      
Great Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Royal Tern 8       2      
Rock Pigeon 108       13      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 34       6      
White-winged Dove 4       2      
Mourning Dove 31       9      
Common Ground-Dove 19       4      
Nanday Parakeet 12       2      
Monk Parakeet 7       2      
Red-crowned Parrot 5       1      
Burrowing Owl 1       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 5       4      
Belted Kingfisher 2       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 18       14      
Downy Woodpecker 1       1      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 15       3      
White-eyed Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 66       19      
American Crow 81       7      
Fish Crow 42       5      
Carolina Wren 1       1      
House Wren 1       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 4       3      
Eastern Bluebird 2       2      
American Robin 1       1      
Gray Catbird 4       2      
Northern Mockingbird 32       15      
Brown Thrasher 11       1      
European Starling 130       7      
Ovenbird 2       1      
Black-and-white Warbler 1       1      
Yellow Warbler 1       1      
Palm Warbler 5       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 2       2      
Yellow-throated Warbler 2       2      
Swamp Sparrow 7       2      
Summer Tanager 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 19       7      
Painted Bunting 6       2      
Red-winged Blackbird 15       4      
Common Grackle 121       14      
Boat-tailed Grackle 53       7      
Shiny Cowbird 6       3      
Bronzed Cowbird 1       1      
House Sparrow 25       6      
Total 2,135             

A total of 100 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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