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2008 Results: Mercedes, 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
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck 275       2      
Gadwall 5       1      
Mottled Duck 12       1      
Blue-winged Teal 14       2      
Northern Shoveler 25       1      
Green-winged Teal 4       1      
Ring-necked Duck 22       1      
Lesser Scaup 17       1      
Ruddy Duck 1       1      
Plain Chachalaca 7       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       1      
Neotropic Cormorant 8       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 30       2      
American White Pelican 122       1      
American Bittern 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 28       2      
Great Egret 8       1      
Snowy Egret 5       1      
Tricolored Heron 3       2      
Cattle Egret 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 17       1      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
Roseate Spoonbill 1       1      
Black Vulture 4       2      
Turkey Vulture 45       6      
White-tailed Kite 3       2      
Northern Harrier 7       2      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Harris's Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 2       1      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Sora 1       1      
American Coot 10       1      
Killdeer 10       1      
Black-necked Stilt 3       1      
American Avocet 30       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 1       1      
Long-billed Curlew 25       1      
Least Sandpiper 15       1      
Long-billed Dowitcher 8       1      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Laughing Gull 16       1      
Rock Pigeon 35       1      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 5       3      
White-winged Dove 7       2      
Mourning Dove 37       1      
Inca Dove 60       4      
Red-crowned Parrot 4       1      
Buff-bellied Hummingbird 1       1      
Green Kingfisher 1       1      
Golden-fronted Woodpecker 36       5      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 2       1      
Vermilion Flycatcher 6       1      
Great Kiskadee 13       3      
Couch's Kingbird 8       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 1       1      
White-eyed Vireo 2       1      
Blue-headed Vireo 1       1      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 30       1      
Purple Martin 10       1      
Tree Swallow 17       1      
Black-crested Titmouse 4       3      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 4       2      
Northern Mockingbird 24       3      
Curve-billed Thrasher 10       1      
European Starling 33       2      
Orange-crowned Warbler 7       2      
Common Yellowthroat 2       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 3       1      
Yellow-throated Warbler 1       1      
Lark Sparrow 2       1      
Savannah Sparrow 12       2      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 5       2      
Pyrrhuloxia 4       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 315       2      
Eastern Meadowlark 12       2      
Western Meadowlark 31       1      
Great-tailed Grackle 2,709       3      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2       1      
Altamira Oriole 2       1      
Lesser Goldfinch 6       1      
House Sparrow 425       5      
Total 4,685             

A total of 85 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

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