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2006 Results: Hattiesburg, 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 11       2      
Wood Duck 10       2      
Gadwall 10       1      
Mallard 16       4      
Northern Shoveler 1,500       1      
Ring-necked Duck 41       2      
Lesser Scaup 85       2      
Black Scoter 7       1      
Hooded Merganser 15       1      
Ruddy Duck 175       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 11       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 204       2      
American White Pelican 138       2      
Great Blue Heron 8       6      
Great Egret 2       2      
Black Vulture 7       2      
Turkey Vulture 8       3      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 5       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 5       5      
American Coot 80       2      
Killdeer 3       2      
Greater Yellowlegs 2       1      
Forster's Tern 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 19       3      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 10       3      
Mourning Dove 177       37      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 3       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 38       25      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 1       1      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 16       6      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       1      
Eastern Phoebe 4       2      
Blue-headed Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 81       29      
American Crow 13       6      
Purple Martin 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 76       39      
Tufted Titmouse 66       28      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 9       7      
Carolina Wren 35       25      
House Wren 15       5      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 17       8      
American Robin 69       8      
Northern Mockingbird 29       20      
Brown Thrasher 19       17      
European Starling 5       2      
Cedar Waxwing 268       5      
Pine Warbler 9       7      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 22       3      
Eastern Towhee 75       36      
Chipping Sparrow 444       29      
Field Sparrow 38       3      
Vesper Sparrow 6       1      
Savannah Sparrow 6       2      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 47       5      
Swamp Sparrow 6       2      
White-throated Sparrow 73       21      
White-crowned Sparrow 9       4      
Dark-eyed Junco 11       4      
Northern Cardinal 218       42      
Red-winged Blackbird 179       11      
Brewer's Blackbird 10       1      
Common Grackle 186       9      
Brown-headed Cowbird 382       11      
Purple Finch 3       3      
House Finch 17       8      
Pine Siskin 11       4      
American Goldfinch 474       31      
House Sparrow 48       10      
Total 5,604             

A total of 78 species were reported.

See a summary for Mississippi.

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