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2002 Results: Gainesville, 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
Mallard 2       1      
Blue-winged Teal 10       1      
Hooded Merganser 20       2      
Wild Turkey 12       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 14       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 100       6      
Anhinga 46       4      
Great Blue Heron 15       4      
Great Egret 21       10      
Snowy Egret 12       5      
Little Blue Heron 12       9      
Cattle Egret 35       1      
Green Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 10       1      
White Ibis 248       5      
Black Vulture 7       4      
Turkey Vulture 425       20      
Osprey 6       5      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 13       12      
Red-tailed Hawk 7       6      
American Kestrel 1       1      
American Coot 18       2      
Sandhill Crane 189       8      
Killdeer 8       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 10       1      
Lesser Yellowlegs 15       1      
Least Sandpiper 22       1      
Long-billed Dowitcher 5       1      
Common Snipe 12       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 8       2      
Ring-billed Gull 12       3      
Forster's Tern 7       3      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 6       3      
Mourning Dove 110       29      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 5       4      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 76       24      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 8       8      
Downy Woodpecker 13       8      
Hairy Woodpecker 3       3      
Northern Flicker 9       7      
Pileated Woodpecker 13       10      
Eastern Phoebe 11       9      
Loggerhead Shrike 4       2      
White-eyed Vireo 4       2      
Blue Jay 57       28      
Florida Scrub-Jay 2       1      
American Crow 108       26      
Fish Crow 41       6      
Purple Martin 1       1      
Tree Swallow 21       3      
Carolina Chickadee 42       15      
Tufted Titmouse 57       19      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 2       1      
Carolina Wren 71       26      
House Wren 10       3      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 4       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 15       7      
Eastern Bluebird 23       10      
Hermit Thrush 2       2      
American Robin 635       10      
Gray Catbird 3       2      
Northern Mockingbird 56       26      
Brown Thrasher 13       8      
European Starling 1       1      
Cedar Waxwing 72       5      
Black-and-white Warbler 2       2      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Northern Parula 3       3      
Palm Warbler 11       5      
Pine Warbler 6       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 296       25      
Yellow-throated Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 16       6      
Chipping Sparrow 61       11      
Savannah Sparrow 6       1      
White-throated Sparrow 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 163       34      
Red-winged Blackbird 220       8      
Common Grackle 44       4      
Boat-tailed Grackle 5       3      
Purple Finch 3       2      
House Finch 32       11      
American Goldfinch 47       7      
House Sparrow 24       4      
Total 3,769             

A total of 89 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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