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2008 Results: Fort Walton Beach, 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
Northern Shoveler 1       1      
Green-winged Teal 17       1      
Lesser Scaup 210       2      
Bufflehead 153       2      
Common Loon 29       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       1      
Northern Gannet 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 4       1      
Brown Pelican 227       5      
Great Blue Heron 55       1      
Turkey Vulture 4       2      
Osprey 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 4       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       1      
American Kestrel 5       2      
Merlin 1       1      
Black-bellied Plover 5       1      
Killdeer 5       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 3       1      
Lesser Yellowlegs 9       1      
Sanderling 92       5      
Least Sandpiper 22       1      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 44       6      
Laughing Gull 122       6      
Ring-billed Gull 28       6      
Herring Gull 6       1      
Forster's Tern 124       1      
Royal Tern 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 67       4      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 16       4      
White-winged Dove 2       1      
Mourning Dove 112       9      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 9       3      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 6       1      
Great Crested Flycatcher 1       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 4       1      
Blue Jay 34       5      
American Crow 13       1      
Fish Crow 17       2      
Purple Martin 4       1      
Carolina Chickadee 13       5      
Tufted Titmouse 12       4      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 1       1      
Carolina Wren 17       4      
House Wren 22       3      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 3       1      
Eastern Bluebird 12       1      
American Robin 350       4      
Gray Catbird 4       2      
Northern Mockingbird 27       6      
Brown Thrasher 6       3      
European Starling 53       4      
American Pipit 1       1      
Cedar Waxwing 26       2      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Palm Warbler 12       1      
Pine Warbler 15       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 30       4      
Eastern Towhee 14       2      
Vesper Sparrow 9       1      
Savannah Sparrow 41       1      
Song Sparrow 9       1      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 2       1      
Northern Cardinal 25       5      
Red-winged Blackbird 15       3      
Eastern Meadowlark 25       1      
Common Grackle 14       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 10       2      
House Finch 13       2      
American Goldfinch 24       3      
House Sparrow 100       5      
Total 2,380             

A total of 80 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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