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2002 Results: Houston, Texas

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 75       2      
Snow Goose 150       2      
Wood Duck 21       5      
Mallard 6       2      
Blue-winged Teal 5       1      
Cinnamon Teal 2       1      
Northern Shoveler 7       2      
Redhead 6       1      
Ring-necked Duck 37       4      
Lesser Scaup 10       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 12       4      
Double-crested Cormorant 47       11      
Anhinga 10       2      
American White Pelican 40       2      
Great Blue Heron 13       9      
Great Egret 45       10      
Snowy Egret 29       8      
Little Blue Heron 3       3      
Cattle Egret 11       2      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 2       1      
White Ibis 819       4      
White-faced Ibis 3       1      
Black Vulture 70       14      
Turkey Vulture 95       21      
Osprey 6       2      
White-tailed Kite 1       1      
Northern Harrier 5       5      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 7       7      
Cooper's Hawk 7       7      
Red-shouldered Hawk 20       11      
White-tailed Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 29       20      
American Kestrel 7       3      
Merlin 2       1      
American Coot 120       5      
Killdeer 31       9      
Laughing Gull 10       3      
Ring-billed Gull 35       5      
Rock Pigeon 564       24      
White-winged Dove 168       24      
Mourning Dove 812       98      
Inca Dove 108       37      
Common Ground-Dove 5       1      
Monk Parakeet 6       1      
Eastern Screech-Owl 2       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 3       3      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 2       2      
Rufous Hummingbird 10       7      
Broad-billed Hummingbird 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 5       4      
Red-headed Woodpecker 9       5      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 105       55      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 5       4      
Downy Woodpecker 32       23      
Hairy Woodpecker 5       3      
Northern Flicker 13       5      
Pileated Woodpecker 13       7      
Acadian Flycatcher 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 10       5      
Loggerhead Shrike 24       15      
Bell's Vireo 3       3      
Blue-headed Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 342       90      
American Crow 180       50      
Purple Martin 17       8      
Carolina Chickadee 92       28      
Tufted Titmouse 85       28      
Carolina Wren 39       17      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 6       5      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 31       13      
Eastern Bluebird 17       3      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 270       15      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 124       65      
Brown Thrasher 5       5      
European Starling 560       37      
American Pipit 2       1      
Cedar Waxwing 367       17      
Pine Warbler 17       6      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 135       27      
Chipping Sparrow 9       2      
Black-throated Sparrow 5       1      
Song Sparrow 5       1      
Swamp Sparrow 17       1      
White-throated Sparrow 16       7      
White-crowned Sparrow 2       1      
Northern Cardinal 200       73      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,404       29      
Eastern Meadowlark 12       2      
Rusty Blackbird 50       1      
Common Grackle 1,134       40      
Boat-tailed Grackle 42       1      
Great-tailed Grackle 357       21      
Bronzed Cowbird 4       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 206       17      
Purple Finch 14       2      
House Finch 103       24      
American Goldfinch 931       59      
House Sparrow 1,130       88      
Total 11,640             

A total of 101 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

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