Great Backyard Bird Count
Home Submit your bird checklist Explore the results

2012 Results: Lake Wales, 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
Mottled Duck 100       3      
Wild Turkey 3       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       1      
Wood Stork 9       3      
Anhinga 5       3      
Great Blue Heron 8       4      
Great Egret 10       5      
Snowy Egret 4       3      
Little Blue Heron 4       3      
Tricolored Heron 2       2      
Cattle Egret 14       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
White Ibis 76       4      
Glossy Ibis 1       1      
Black Vulture 21       5      
Turkey Vulture 87       5      
Osprey 7       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Bald Eagle 6       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 7       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       2      
Common Gallinule 12       1      
American Coot 32       1      
Limpkin 3       2      
Sandhill Crane 24       4      
Killdeer 11       1      
Ring-billed Gull 7       3      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 2       1      
White-winged Dove 2       1      
Mourning Dove 19       4      
Common Ground-Dove 4       2      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 2       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 5       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 10       4      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 5       3      
Crested Caracara 2       1      
American Kestrel 3       1      
Eastern Phoebe 3       2      
White-eyed Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 5       4      
Florida Scrub-Jay 2       1      
American Crow 6       1      
Tree Swallow 106       2      
Tufted Titmouse 9       3      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 1       1      
House Wren 2       1      
Carolina Wren 1       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 14       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 1       1      
American Robin 1       1      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 12       5      
Cedar Waxwing 8       1      
Northern Parula 3       1      
Palm Warbler 24       4      
Pine Warbler 3       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-throated Warbler 2       2      
Eastern Towhee 3       1      
Chipping Sparrow 30       2      
Northern Cardinal 15       5      
Indigo Bunting 3       2      
Painted Bunting 9       2      
Red-winged Blackbird 62       6      
Eastern Meadowlark 2       2      
Common Grackle 6       3      
Boat-tailed Grackle 29       3      
Brown-headed Cowbird 15       3      
Total 896             

A total of 71 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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