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2003 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 52       1      
Canada Goose 20       1      
Wood Duck 19       3      
Mallard 4       1      
Lesser Scaup 475       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 4       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 10       6      
Great Blue Heron 4       3      
Great Egret 28       6      
Snowy Egret 3       1      
Cattle Egret 4       1      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 5       1      
White Ibis 8       1      
Black Vulture 45       10      
Turkey Vulture 16       9      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 7       6      
Cooper's Hawk 4       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 10       8      
American Kestrel 3       2      
Merlin 9       2      
Killdeer 23       9      
Laughing Gull 4       2      
Ring-billed Gull 10       4      
Rock Pigeon 324       27      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 9       4      
White-winged Dove 556       49      
Mourning Dove 683       108      
Inca Dove 112       36      
Common Ground-Dove 2       1      
Monk Parakeet 10       2      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Eastern Screech-Owl 3       3      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 1       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 21       10      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 82       58      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 5       4      
Downy Woodpecker 38       28      
Northern Flicker 4       2      
Eastern Phoebe 18       10      
Loggerhead Shrike 8       7      
Blue Jay 240       90      
American Crow 54       24      
Purple Martin 16       7      
Carolina Chickadee 71       38      
Tufted Titmouse 46       23      
Brown Creeper 2       2      
Carolina Wren 27       19      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 4       3      
Red-vented Bulbul 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 5       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 40       25      
Eastern Bluebird 10       2      
Hermit Thrush 3       3      
American Robin 978       92      
Northern Mockingbird 122       72      
Brown Thrasher 7       5      
European Starling 187       45      
Cedar Waxwing 492       21      
Orange-crowned Warbler 9       9      
Common Yellowthroat 7       6      
Pine Warbler 134       42      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 146       41      
Wilson's Warbler 2       2      
Chipping Sparrow 32       4      
Clay-colored Sparrow 4       1      
Field Sparrow 9       2      
Savannah Sparrow 10       3      
Song Sparrow 4       3      
Lincoln's Sparrow 2       1      
Swamp Sparrow 2       1      
White-throated Sparrow 11       4      
Harris's Sparrow 5       3      
White-crowned Sparrow 9       4      
Dark-eyed Junco 2       1      
Northern Cardinal 243       85      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,237       42      
Eastern Meadowlark 1       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 12       1      
Common Grackle 911       55      
Boat-tailed Grackle 15       3      
Great-tailed Grackle 130       15      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1,005       25      
House Finch 75       25      
Pine Siskin 3       2      
Lesser Goldfinch 1       1      
American Goldfinch 1,415       80      
House Sparrow 1,240       99      
Total 11,628             

A total of 89 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

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