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2008 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
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck 125       1      
Muscovy Duck 1       1      
Mallard 13       2      
Mottled Duck 14       2      
Blue-winged Teal 14       1      
Green-winged Teal 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 23       2      
Hooded Merganser 55       5      
Indian Peafowl 1       1      
Wild Turkey 13       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 7       2      
Wood Stork 3       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 178       1      
Anhinga 3       2      
American White Pelican 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 27       5      
Great Egret 26       5      
Snowy Egret 13       2      
Little Blue Heron 8       5      
Tricolored Heron 2       1      
Cattle Egret 9       2      
White Ibis 328       5      
Glossy Ibis 30       1      
Black Vulture 144       12      
Turkey Vulture 268       28      
Osprey 28       7      
Bald Eagle 5       4      
Northern Harrier 9       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 38       21      
Red-tailed Hawk 9       7      
American Kestrel 4       2      
King Rail 1       1      
American Coot 71       2      
Sandhill Crane 7,921       28      
Killdeer 15       4      
Lesser Yellowlegs 1       1      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 4       1      
Forster's Tern 1       1      
Black Skimmer 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 12       3      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 4       3      
Mourning Dove 144       43      
Common Ground-Dove 4       2      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 6       4      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 65       30      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 8       7      
Downy Woodpecker 49       31      
Northern Flicker 7       6      
Pileated Woodpecker 22       16      
Eastern Phoebe 21       9      
Loggerhead Shrike 5       4      
White-eyed Vireo 17       9      
Blue-headed Vireo 5       5      
Blue Jay 78       33      
American Crow 100       32      
Fish Crow 30       10      
Tree Swallow 62       2      
Carolina Chickadee 68       34      
Tufted Titmouse 104       40      
Carolina Wren 97       34      
House Wren 14       9      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 26       8      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 45       14      
Eastern Bluebird 22       7      
Hermit Thrush 5       4      
American Robin 1,197       16      
Gray Catbird 12       11      
Northern Mockingbird 61       28      
Brown Thrasher 9       7      
European Starling 3       2      
Cedar Waxwing 75       3      
Black-and-white Warbler 5       5      
Orange-crowned Warbler 3       3      
Common Yellowthroat 3       3      
Northern Parula 1       1      
Palm Warbler 31       11      
Pine Warbler 35       11      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 117       21      
Yellow-throated Warbler 7       6      
Eastern Towhee 8       3      
Chipping Sparrow 384       22      
Field Sparrow 2       1      
Vesper Sparrow 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 5       3      
White-throated Sparrow 5       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 19       3      
Northern Cardinal 280       56      
Painted Bunting 1       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 332       10      
Common Grackle 17       2      
Boat-tailed Grackle 341       6      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1       1      
Baltimore Oriole 15       10      
House Finch 121       31      
Pine Siskin 10       3      
American Goldfinch 66       28      
House Sparrow 31       5      
Total 13,642             

A total of 104 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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