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2006 Results: Melbourne Beach, 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 22       4      
Blue-winged Teal 6       1      
Northern Pintail 1       1      
Green-winged Teal 2       1      
Redhead 6       1      
Greater Scaup 2       1      
Lesser Scaup 8,100       4      
Surf Scoter 2       1      
Black Scoter 17       1      
Hooded Merganser 5       1      
Common Loon 2       1      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Wood Stork 4       2      
Northern Gannet 55       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 30       6      
Anhinga 12       5      
American White Pelican 13       2      
Brown Pelican 127       7      
Great Blue Heron 20       5      
Great Egret 13       5      
Snowy Egret 9       4      
Little Blue Heron 7       5      
Tricolored Heron 4       2      
Reddish Egret 1       1      
Cattle Egret 6       4      
Green Heron 3       1      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
White Ibis 33       6      
Black Vulture 23       6      
Turkey Vulture 41       6      
Osprey 23       6      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Black-bellied Plover 4       2      
Killdeer 1       1      
Spotted Sandpiper 3       3      
Willet 23       5      
Ruddy Turnstone 15       3      
Sanderling 111       6      
Western Sandpiper 6       1      
Laughing Gull 52       4      
Ring-billed Gull 53       8      
Herring Gull 13       3      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 4       2      
Caspian Tern 5       2      
Forster's Tern 4       2      
Royal Tern 54       4      
Sandwich Tern 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 5       3      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 22       4      
Mourning Dove 49       11      
Common Ground-Dove 2       1      
Eastern Screech-Owl 2       1      
Belted Kingfisher 6       5      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 6       4      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Blue Jay 26       6      
Florida Scrub-Jay 2       1      
American Crow 10       3      
Fish Crow 13       2      
Purple Martin 1       1      
Carolina Wren 3       2      
Gray Catbird 8       5      
Northern Mockingbird 34       7      
European Starling 8       1      
American Pipit 1       1      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Palm Warbler 31       7      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 5       1      
Yellow-throated Warbler 1       1      
Song Sparrow 3       2      
Northern Cardinal 16       6      
Painted Bunting 8       4      
Red-winged Blackbird 2       1      
Common Grackle 72       9      
Boat-tailed Grackle 5       2      
Total 9,288             

A total of 78 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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