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2012 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
Canada Goose 2       1      
Mallard 10       3      
Lesser Scaup 10       1      
Bufflehead 17       3      
Common Goldeneye 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 4       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 69       2      
Common Loon 35       9      
Pied-billed Grebe 3       2      
Northern Gannet 2       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 36       8      
Brown Pelican 40       11      
Great Blue Heron 23       3      
Great Egret 1       1      
Snowy Egret 1       1      
Black Vulture 21       5      
Osprey 9       7      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
American Coot 74       5      
Willet 1       1      
Sanderling 495       6      
Bonaparte's Gull 71       3      
Laughing Gull 239       13      
Ring-billed Gull 28       6      
Herring Gull 3       3      
Forster's Tern 21       7      
Royal Tern 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 12       3      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 11       5      
White-winged Dove 3       1      
Mourning Dove 137       16      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 4       4      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 8       4      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 2       2      
Loggerhead Shrike 2       1      
Blue-headed Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 11       6      
American Crow 13       2      
Fish Crow 2       1      
Carolina Chickadee 23       6      
Tufted Titmouse 10       6      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 9       5      
Carolina Wren 8       4      
Eastern Bluebird 2       1      
American Robin 47       5      
Northern Mockingbird 22       10      
European Starling 123       7      
Cedar Waxwing 23       4      
Orange-crowned Warbler 4       4      
Palm Warbler 2       2      
Pine Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 44       7      
Chipping Sparrow 52       5      
Song Sparrow 9       3      
Northern Cardinal 16       8      
Red-winged Blackbird 72       4      
Common Grackle 69       5      
Brown-headed Cowbird 8       3      
House Finch 33       5      
American Goldfinch 77       5      
House Sparrow 83       11      
Total 2,168             

A total of 65 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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