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1999 Results: Merritt Island, 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
Wood Duck 2       2      
American Wigeon 5       2      
Mallard 28       4      
Blue-winged Teal 153       5      
Northern Shoveler 10       1      
Lesser Scaup 677       5      
Red-breasted Merganser 1       1      
Northern Bobwhite 8       1      
Common Loon 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 8       3      
Wood Stork 6       6      
Double-crested Cormorant 984       10      
Anhinga 22       11      
Brown Pelican 92       14      
Great Blue Heron 37       15      
Great Egret 14       10      
Snowy Egret 65       9      
Little Blue Heron 10       7      
Tricolored Heron 2       1      
Cattle Egret 50       6      
Green Heron 3       3      
White Ibis 74       7      
Black Vulture 26       5      
Turkey Vulture 36       8      
Osprey 48       20      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       2      
American Kestrel 7       6      
American Coot 904       5      
Killdeer 10       4      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 18       3      
Laughing Gull 145       10      
Ring-billed Gull 117       6      
Herring Gull 11       2      
Forster's Tern 10       2      
Royal Tern 7       3      
Black Skimmer 36       2      
Rock Pigeon 79       11      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 5       3      
Mourning Dove 74       19      
Common Ground-Dove 14       5      
Belted Kingfisher 8       7      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 20       13      
Downy Woodpecker 1       1      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Pileated Woodpecker 3       2      
Blue Jay 16       12      
American Crow 77       9      
Fish Crow 10       2      
Tree Swallow 15       1      
American Robin 80       8      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 22       9      
European Starling 10       2      
Cedar Waxwing 50       1      
Black-and-white Warbler 1       1      
Palm Warbler 6       3      
Pine Warbler 8       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 32       6      
Eastern Towhee 2       1      
Chipping Sparrow 6       1      
Northern Cardinal 16       9      
Red-winged Blackbird 13       4      
Common Grackle 217       17      
Boat-tailed Grackle 55       11      
Brown-headed Cowbird 118       4      
House Sparrow 44       5      
Total 4,638             

A total of 71 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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