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2012 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
Mottled Duck 52       14      
Blue-winged Teal 4       2      
Lesser Scaup 2,229       4      
Hooded Merganser 3       1      
Common Loon 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 10       4      
Horned Grebe 2       2      
Wood Stork 11       5      
Double-crested Cormorant 91       13      
Anhinga 38       16      
American White Pelican 14       4      
Brown Pelican 48       8      
Great Blue Heron 26       13      
Great Egret 139       16      
Snowy Egret 127       16      
Little Blue Heron 44       15      
Tricolored Heron 96       12      
Reddish Egret 5       3      
Cattle Egret 82       7      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 3       1      
White Ibis 280       25      
Glossy Ibis 48       8      
Black Vulture 89       16      
Turkey Vulture 57       15      
Osprey 19       15      
Bald Eagle 8       5      
Red-shouldered Hawk 16       11      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       1      
American Coot 10       2      
Black-bellied Plover 15       3      
Wilson's Plover 11       3      
Semipalmated Plover 11       3      
Piping Plover 23       3      
Killdeer 7       3      
Spotted Sandpiper 2       2      
Greater Yellowlegs 4       3      
Willet 41       3      
Whimbrel 2       2      
Long-billed Curlew 4       2      
Marbled Godwit 17       2      
Ruddy Turnstone 1       1      
Sanderling 50       2      
Least Sandpiper 11       3      
Dunlin 27       2      
Short-billed Dowitcher 1       1      
Laughing Gull 45       4      
Ring-billed Gull 33       9      
Herring Gull 21       5      
Forster's Tern 21       7      
Black Skimmer 250       3      
Rock Pigeon 2       1      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 26       8      
White-winged Dove 2       2      
Mourning Dove 175       30      
Common Ground-Dove 2       2      
Great Horned Owl 2       2      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 6       5      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 28       18      
Downy Woodpecker 6       3      
Pileated Woodpecker 6       5      
American Kestrel 2       2      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Great Crested Flycatcher 1       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 8       6      
Blue-headed Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 53       21      
American Crow 9       2      
Fish Crow 362       12      
Purple Martin 32       2      
Tree Swallow 21       2      
Tufted Titmouse 6       1      
Carolina Wren 3       2      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 19       3      
Northern Mockingbird 52       23      
European Starling 64       3      
Cedar Waxwing 28       2      
Black-and-white Warbler 2       1      
Common Yellowthroat 6       2      
Northern Parula 4       2      
Palm Warbler 24       10      
Pine Warbler 5       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 7       3      
Prairie Warbler 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 28       17      
Painted Bunting 32       10      
Red-winged Blackbird 34       5      
Common Grackle 209       19      
Boat-tailed Grackle 29       9      
House Finch 16       4      
House Sparrow 21       5      
Total 5,489             

A total of 93 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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