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2009 Results: Melbourne, 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 3       2      
Mallard 18       6      
Mottled Duck 28       7      
Blue-winged Teal 39       3      
Northern Pintail 4       1      
Ring-necked Duck 17       3      
Hooded Merganser 11       4      
Wild Turkey 2       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 16       3      
Wood Stork 21       10      
Double-crested Cormorant 44       7      
Anhinga 25       10      
Brown Pelican 6       6      
American Bittern 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 22       8      
Great Egret 20       9      
Snowy Egret 24       5      
Little Blue Heron 4       3      
Tricolored Heron 13       8      
Cattle Egret 32       9      
Green Heron 3       3      
White Ibis 229       16      
Glossy Ibis 83       8      
Black Vulture 43       10      
Turkey Vulture 42       11      
Osprey 12       7      
Bald Eagle 10       6      
Northern Harrier 4       3      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 8       8      
Broad-winged Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
Crested Caracara 5       2      
American Coot 702       8      
Limpkin 2       1      
Sandhill Crane 15       7      
Killdeer 1       1      
Laughing Gull 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 183       6      
Herring Gull 1       1      
Gull-billed Tern 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 93       6      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 11       6      
White-winged Dove 33       3      
Mourning Dove 83       18      
Common Ground-Dove 7       2      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 4       4      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 5       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 25       15      
Downy Woodpecker 5       5      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 2       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 4       2      
Blue Jay 48       18      
American Crow 22       2      
Fish Crow 42       6      
Purple Martin 7       1      
Tree Swallow 26       3      
Barn Swallow 1       1      
Carolina Wren 12       5      
American Robin 229       9      
Gray Catbird 6       5      
Northern Mockingbird 19       11      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 19       6      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Palm Warbler 21       10      
Pine Warbler 3       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 35       11      
Yellow-throated Warbler 1       1      
Chipping Sparrow 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 11       2      
Northern Cardinal 33       16      
Indigo Bunting 2       2      
Painted Bunting 24       7      
Red-winged Blackbird 88       8      
Common Grackle 75       10      
Boat-tailed Grackle 22       8      
Brown-headed Cowbird 4       2      
American Goldfinch 10       3      
House Sparrow 4       2      
Total 2,746             

A total of 84 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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