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2012 Results: Lakeland, 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
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck 232       10      
Mute Swan 1       1      
Black Swan 2       1      
Wood Duck 6       2      
Gadwall 4       2      
Mallard 2       1      
Mottled Duck 27       11      
Blue-winged Teal 239       17      
Northern Shoveler 9       3      
Green-winged Teal 34       2      
Canvasback 9       1      
Ring-necked Duck 183       11      
Lesser Scaup 13       2      
Hooded Merganser 5       4      
Northern Bobwhite 22       3      
Wild Turkey 40       4      
Common Loon 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 81       20      
Wood Stork 82       24      
Double-crested Cormorant 339       19      
Anhinga 197       27      
American White Pelican 89       10      
Brown Pelican 25       13      
American Bittern 19       9      
Great Blue Heron 144       29      
Great Egret 211       21      
Snowy Egret 135       18      
Little Blue Heron 87       20      
Tricolored Heron 67       21      
Cattle Egret 229       20      
Green Heron 7       6      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 13       8      
White Ibis 529       37      
Glossy Ibis 110       17      
Roseate Spoonbill 35       13      
Black Vulture 903       40      
Turkey Vulture 430       38      
Osprey 56       23      
Swallow-tailed Kite 1       1      
Northern Harrier 3       2      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Bald Eagle 29       14      
Red-shouldered Hawk 87       32      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       3      
Sora 3       3      
Purple Gallinule 6       4      
Common Gallinule 700       19      
American Coot 6,167       23      
Limpkin 96       23      
Sandhill Crane 107       28      
Killdeer 119       10      
Greater Yellowlegs 2       2      
Lesser Yellowlegs 4       4      
Least Sandpiper 18       1      
Wilson's Snipe 20       6      
Bonaparte's Gull 5       1      
Laughing Gull 68       7      
Ring-billed Gull 332       7      
Herring Gull 5       1      
Royal Tern 6       5      
Rock Pigeon 6       2      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 18       6      
White-winged Dove 104       14      
Mourning Dove 300       45      
Common Ground-Dove 19       9      
Great Horned Owl 2       1      
Barred Owl 12       8      
Eastern Whip-poor-will 1       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 22       11      
Belted Kingfisher 14       12      
Red-headed Woodpecker 10       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 135       46      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 26       19      
Hairy Woodpecker 4       4      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Pileated Woodpecker 26       15      
American Kestrel 6       6      
Eastern Phoebe 54       25      
Great Crested Flycatcher 11       2      
Loggerhead Shrike 1       1      
White-eyed Vireo 21       9      
Blue-headed Vireo 3       2      
Blue Jay 108       36      
American Crow 89       17      
Fish Crow 202       13      
Purple Martin 63       6      
Tree Swallow 1,382       27      
Carolina Chickadee 15       10      
Tufted Titmouse 72       30      
House Wren 49       12      
Sedge Wren 1       1      
Marsh Wren 2       1      
Carolina Wren 86       34      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 203       27      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 12       5      
Eastern Bluebird 109       14      
Hermit Thrush 2       1      
American Robin 420       12      
Gray Catbird 45       19      
Northern Mockingbird 93       38      
Brown Thrasher 7       6      
European Starling 8       2      
Cedar Waxwing 338       9      
Ovenbird 2       1      
Black-and-white Warbler 9       5      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Common Yellowthroat 29       10      
Northern Parula 9       3      
Palm Warbler 187       28      
Pine Warbler 33       15      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 476       36      
Yellow-throated Warbler 7       6      
Prairie Warbler 7       5      
Eastern Towhee 8       4      
Chipping Sparrow 219       22      
Vesper Sparrow 2       1      
Savannah Sparrow 21       5      
Swamp Sparrow 24       7      
White-crowned Sparrow 9       2      
Northern Cardinal 307       58      
Indigo Bunting 2       1      
Painted Bunting 4       4      
Red-winged Blackbird 737       27      
Eastern Meadowlark 25       5      
Common Grackle 340       18      
Boat-tailed Grackle 527       30      
Brown-headed Cowbird 138       9      
House Finch 17       8      
American Goldfinch 61       12      
House Sparrow 32       8      
Total 19,740             

A total of 131 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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