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2007 Results: Corpus Christi, Texas

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 142       6      
Greater White-fronted Goose 131       2      
Snow Goose 1,565       2      
Ross's Goose 14       2      
Gadwall 130       5      
American Wigeon 50       4      
Mallard 4       2      
Mottled Duck 36       7      
Blue-winged Teal 201       9      
Cinnamon Teal 8       4      
Northern Shoveler 413       8      
Northern Pintail 96       5      
Green-winged Teal 151       5      
Canvasback 7       1      
Redhead 7,752       6      
Ring-necked Duck 39       3      
Greater Scaup 3       1      
Lesser Scaup 622       6      
Bufflehead 20       4      
Hooded Merganser 13       3      
Red-breasted Merganser 14       2      
Ruddy Duck 45       6      
Wild Turkey 4       2      
Common Loon 2       1      
Least Grebe 3       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 23       5      
Eared Grebe 2       1      
Northern Gannet 22       3      
Neotropic Cormorant 58       5      
Double-crested Cormorant 722       6      
Anhinga 8       4      
American White Pelican 743       5      
Brown Pelican 141       5      
Great Blue Heron 155       9      
Great Egret 67       11      
Snowy Egret 27       8      
Little Blue Heron 13       5      
Tricolored Heron 14       4      
Reddish Egret 16       5      
Cattle Egret 34       4      
Green Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 24       5      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 5       3      
White Ibis 66       7      
White-faced Ibis 1       1      
Roseate Spoonbill 62       7      
Black Vulture 76       6      
Turkey Vulture 292       13      
Osprey 25       7      
White-tailed Kite 2       1      
Northern Harrier 26       9      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3       2      
Cooper's Hawk 5       4      
Harris's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 11       6      
White-tailed Hawk 16       6      
Red-tailed Hawk 29       11      
Ferruginous Hawk 1       1      
Crested Caracara 20       8      
American Kestrel 67       9      
Merlin 2       2      
Peregrine Falcon 4       3      
Clapper Rail 2       1      
King Rail 1       1      
Virginia Rail 1       1      
Sora 17       3      
American Coot 313       6      
Sandhill Crane 1,160       9      
Black-bellied Plover 34       5      
Semipalmated Plover 9       1      
Piping Plover 20       3      
Killdeer 198       12      
Mountain Plover 23       1      
American Oystercatcher 3       1      
Black-necked Stilt 101       4      
American Avocet 473       4      
Spotted Sandpiper 9       5      
Solitary Sandpiper 3       3      
Greater Yellowlegs 35       4      
Willet 48       5      
Lesser Yellowlegs 30       4      
Long-billed Curlew 36       6      
Marbled Godwit 7       2      
Ruddy Turnstone 18       3      
Red Knot 1       1      
Sanderling 90       4      
Western Sandpiper 74       4      
Least Sandpiper 120       3      
Dunlin 306       4      
Stilt Sandpiper 10       2      
Short-billed Dowitcher 30       2      
Long-billed Dowitcher 119       5      
Wilson's Snipe 2       2      
Bonaparte's Gull 5       1      
Laughing Gull 412,494       12      
Franklin's Gull 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 64,423       7      
California Gull 2       1      
Herring Gull 11,058       6      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 13       3      
Glaucous Gull 1       1      
Gull-billed Tern 3       2      
Caspian Tern 33       4      
Forster's Tern 63       6      
Royal Tern 74       4      
Sandwich Tern 1       1      
Black Skimmer 11       2      
Rock Pigeon 233       8      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 19       5      
White-winged Dove 208       9      
Mourning Dove 383       11      
Inca Dove 30       8      
Common Ground-Dove 2       1      
White-tipped Dove 10       2      
Greater Roadrunner 1       1      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 4       3      
Burrowing Owl 1       1      
Common Pauraque 2       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 2       1      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 4       3      
Rufous Hummingbird 5       3      
Buff-bellied Hummingbird 6       4      
Belted Kingfisher 21       8      
Green Kingfisher 1       1      
Golden-fronted Woodpecker 40       13      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 6       4      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 7       3      
Eastern Phoebe 37       11      
Vermilion Flycatcher 4       4      
Great Kiskadee 58       8      
Couch's Kingbird 23       11      
Loggerhead Shrike 29       11      
White-eyed Vireo 8       6      
Blue-headed Vireo 7       4      
Green Jay 12       4      
Horned Lark 4       2      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 17       2      
Purple Martin 5       3      
Tree Swallow 12       1      
Cave Swallow 6       1      
Black-crested Titmouse 10       5      
Verdin 1       1      
Carolina Wren 15       8      
Bewick's Wren 1       1      
House Wren 14       8      
Sedge Wren 1       1      
Marsh Wren 3       2      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 4       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 48       11      
Eastern Bluebird 35       3      
Hermit Thrush 7       3      
American Robin 1,291       13      
Gray Catbird 5       4      
Northern Mockingbird 78       13      
Brown Thrasher 2       2      
Long-billed Thrasher 11       4      
Curve-billed Thrasher 3       2      
European Starling 233       12      
American Pipit 54       4      
Sprague's Pipit 1       1      
Cedar Waxwing 136       5      
Northern Waterthrush 1       1      
Black-and-white Warbler 1       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 19       10      
Common Yellowthroat 17       5      
Pine Warbler 16       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 682       14      
Yellow-throated Warbler 2       2      
Black-throated Green Warbler 1       1      
Olive Sparrow 2       1      
Chipping Sparrow 85       5      
Clay-colored Sparrow 6       1      
Field Sparrow 7       1      
Vesper Sparrow 30       5      
Lark Sparrow 7       2      
Savannah Sparrow 711       9      
Grasshopper Sparrow 2       2      
Le Conte's Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 1       1      
Lincoln's Sparrow 69       7      
Swamp Sparrow 9       2      
White-throated Sparrow 7       3      
White-crowned Sparrow 16       2      
Summer Tanager 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 91       13      
Pyrrhuloxia 2       1      
Indigo Bunting 3       3      
Red-winged Blackbird 81,159       10      
Eastern Meadowlark 133       7      
Western Meadowlark 74       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 367       3      
Common Grackle 30       3      
Great-tailed Grackle 6,401       10      
Bronzed Cowbird 1       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 3,607       7      
Lesser Goldfinch 24       1      
American Goldfinch 65       3      
House Sparrow 324       8      
Total 602,860             

A total of 199 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

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