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2008 Results: Gulfport, Mississippi

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 32       4      
Mallard 46       6      
Northern Shoveler 1       1      
Lesser Scaup 33       2      
Red-breasted Merganser 4       3      
Common Loon 16       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 12       5      
Horned Grebe 11       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 164       7      
American White Pelican 1       1      
Brown Pelican 56       8      
Great Blue Heron 19       9      
Great Egret 3       3      
Snowy Egret 4       4      
Little Blue Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 4       2      
Turkey Vulture 6       5      
Osprey 6       4      
Bald Eagle 3       3      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 8       8      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 7       7      
American Kestrel 2       1      
American Coot 3       2      
Black-bellied Plover 11       2      
Semipalmated Plover 5       1      
Piping Plover 4       1      
Killdeer 12       1      
Spotted Sandpiper 3       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 1       1      
Willet 10       2      
Long-billed Curlew 2       1      
Marbled Godwit 3       2      
Ruddy Turnstone 33       3      
Sanderling 20       2      
Least Sandpiper 14       2      
Dunlin 220       2      
Bonaparte's Gull 11       2      
Laughing Gull 494       9      
Ring-billed Gull 149       6      
Herring Gull 31       4      
Forster's Tern 2       1      
Royal Tern 7       3      
Black Skimmer 109       4      
Rock Pigeon 214       6      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 43       17      
White-winged Dove 63       13      
Mourning Dove 421       68      
Rufous Hummingbird 4       4      
Calliope Hummingbird 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 9       5      
Red-headed Woodpecker 4       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 36       25      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 4       4      
Downy Woodpecker 5       3      
Northern Flicker 2       2      
Eastern Phoebe 9       8      
Blue-headed Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 111       48      
American Crow 14       6      
Fish Crow 47       2      
Purple Martin 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 68       27      
Tufted Titmouse 48       19      
White-breasted Nuthatch 2       1      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 5       5      
Carolina Wren 23       16      
House Wren 2       1      
Marsh Wren 5       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 5       4      
Eastern Bluebird 49       23      
American Robin 322       33      
Gray Catbird 5       2      
Northern Mockingbird 110       55      
Brown Thrasher 14       14      
European Starling 235       14      
Cedar Waxwing 65       3      
Palm Warbler 1       1      
Pine Warbler 4       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 20       10      
Eastern Towhee 37       16      
Chipping Sparrow 173       32      
Field Sparrow 58       8      
Savannah Sparrow 4       2      
Song Sparrow 27       8      
White-throated Sparrow 69       18      
Northern Cardinal 223       61      
Red-winged Blackbird 183       28      
Rusty Blackbird 22       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 1       1      
Common Grackle 39       11      
Boat-tailed Grackle 2       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 437       18      
Purple Finch 23       12      
House Finch 85       23      
American Goldfinch 1,348       53      
House Sparrow 109       22      
Total 6,400             

A total of 99 species were reported.

See a summary for Mississippi.

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