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2008 Results: Midland, 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
White-winged Dove 260       8      
House Sparrow 254       8      
Great-tailed Grackle 132       5      
Lark Bunting 125       2      
American Coot 95       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 70       2      
House Finch 62       9      
American Wigeon 47       2      
Ruddy Duck 44       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 42       5      
Mourning Dove 39       6      
Northern Shoveler 33       2      
Scaled Quail 31       2      
Green-winged Teal 30       1      
Northern Pintail 27       2      
Bufflehead 25       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 22       2      
Rock Pigeon 22       1      
Wild Turkey 22       1      
Gadwall 19       2      
Ring-necked Duck 17       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 16       6      
European Starling 15       1      
Mallard 15       2      
Killdeer 13       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 13       4      
American Goldfinch 10       2      
Inca Dove 10       4      
Lesser Scaup 10       1      
Vesper Sparrow 10       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 9       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 8       1      
Cinnamon Teal 8       1      
Curve-billed Thrasher 8       4      
Pyrrhuloxia 8       3      
Chihuahuan Raven 6       2      
Great Blue Heron 6       1      
Cactus Wren 5       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 5       1      
Least Sandpiper 5       1      
Common Merganser 4       1      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 4       3      
American Kestrel 3       2      
Harris's Hawk 3       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 3       1      
Northern Mockingbird 3       3      
Canvasback 2       1      
Great Horned Owl 2       2      
Greater Yellowlegs 2       1      
Sandhill Crane 2       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Blue Jay 1       1      
Golden-fronted Woodpecker 1       1      
Merlin 1       1      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Prairie Falcon 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 1       1      
Say's Phoebe 1       1      
Total 1,635             

A total of 59 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

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