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2010 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
Harlequin Duck 2       2      
Red-breasted Merganser 13       2      
Common Loon 2       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       1      
Wood Stork 13       3      
Northern Gannet 122       4      
Double-crested Cormorant 131       5      
Anhinga 3       3      
American White Pelican 77       2      
Brown Pelican 163       9      
Great Blue Heron 13       5      
Great Egret 16       6      
Snowy Egret 41       4      
Little Blue Heron 14       5      
Tricolored Heron 7       2      
Cattle Egret 8       3      
White Ibis 34       6      
Black Vulture 23       5      
Turkey Vulture 35       4      
Osprey 11       6      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Broad-winged Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 1       1      
American Coot 3       1      
Black-bellied Plover 3       2      
Killdeer 2       1      
Willet 21       4      
Ruddy Turnstone 46       3      
Sanderling 79       4      
Purple Sandpiper 1       1      
Dunlin 3       2      
Bonaparte's Gull 1       1      
Laughing Gull 30       2      
Ring-billed Gull 108       6      
Herring Gull 6       3      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 13       3      
Forster's Tern 140       4      
Royal Tern 64       4      
Black Skimmer 20       2      
Pomarine Jaeger 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 6       2      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 1       1      
Mourning Dove 10       3      
Common Ground-Dove 25       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 4       2      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 1       1      
Blue Jay 7       2      
Carolina Wren 1       1      
American Robin 262       4      
Gray Catbird 3       3      
Northern Mockingbird 12       3      
Palm Warbler 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 5       3      
Common Grackle 10       1      
Boat-tailed Grackle 6       1      
Total 1,630             

A total of 57 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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