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2007 Results: Fort Myers, 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
Muscovy Duck 49       9      
Mallard 5       3      
Mottled Duck 61       13      
Northern Pintail 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 5       1      
Hooded Merganser 1       1      
Common Loon 2       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 4       2      
Wood Stork 13       6      
Double-crested Cormorant 34       7      
Anhinga 40       9      
American White Pelican 6       1      
Brown Pelican 12       6      
Great Blue Heron 27       11      
Great Egret 28       9      
Snowy Egret 13       9      
Little Blue Heron 26       8      
Tricolored Heron 11       7      
Cattle Egret 33       5      
Green Heron 2       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 9       1      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 9       2      
White Ibis 109       10      
Glossy Ibis 9       2      
Black Vulture 65       15      
Turkey Vulture 38       15      
Osprey 13       8      
Snail Kite 1       1      
Bald Eagle 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 19       9      
Broad-winged Hawk 2       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 1       1      
American Coot 21       4      
Wilson's Plover 3       2      
Semipalmated Plover 1       1      
Killdeer 9       2      
Spotted Sandpiper 2       1      
Laughing Gull 18       5      
Ring-billed Gull 48       1      
Herring Gull 25       5      
Forster's Tern 1       1      
Sandwich Tern 3       1      
Rock Pigeon 55       3      
White-crowned Pigeon 3       1      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 30       9      
White-winged Dove 20       2      
Mourning Dove 253       19      
Common Ground-Dove 11       5      
Burrowing Owl 2       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 3       3      
Red-headed Woodpecker 2       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 19       13      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       2      
Downy Woodpecker 3       2      
Pileated Woodpecker 5       3      
Eastern Phoebe 2       2      
Loggerhead Shrike 3       2      
White-eyed Vireo 1       1      
Blue-headed Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 44       14      
American Crow 18       2      
Fish Crow 88       8      
Purple Martin 11       1      
Tree Swallow 22       4      
Tufted Titmouse 4       1      
Carolina Wren 4       3      
House Wren 1       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 18       8      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 3       2      
Hermit Thrush 3       3      
American Robin 1,262       7      
Gray Catbird 11       8      
Northern Mockingbird 33       18      
Brown Thrasher 2       2      
European Starling 115       3      
Cedar Waxwing 256       3      
Black-and-white Warbler 2       1      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Palm Warbler 36       9      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 141       19      
Chipping Sparrow 5       1      
Song Sparrow 2       1      
Northern Cardinal 28       15      
Painted Bunting 17       8      
Red-winged Blackbird 81       5      
Brewer's Blackbird 5       3      
Common Grackle 285       14      
Boat-tailed Grackle 21       5      
Brown-headed Cowbird 7       2      
House Finch 7       2      
American Goldfinch 2       2      
House Sparrow 2       1      
Total 3,736             

A total of 94 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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