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2009 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 130       1      
Blue-winged Teal 10       1      
Northern Shoveler 31       1      
Green-winged Teal 38       1      
Lesser Scaup 4       1      
Plain Chachalaca 17       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Neotropic Cormorant 55       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 12       1      
Anhinga 1       1      
American White Pelican 126       1      
Great Blue Heron 21       1      
Great Egret 31       2      
Snowy Egret 11       1      
Little Blue Heron 2       1      
Tricolored Heron 1       1      
Cattle Egret 67       1      
Green Heron 2       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 10       1      
White Ibis 7       1      
Roseate Spoonbill 12       1      
Black Vulture 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 4       1      
White-tailed Kite 5       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Harris's Hawk 1       1      
Crested Caracara 2       1      
American Kestrel 4       1      
American Coot 26       1      
Killdeer 8       1      
Black-necked Stilt 128       1      
American Avocet 14       1      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
Long-billed Curlew 16       1      
Dunlin 38       1      
Rock Pigeon 46       2      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 8       2      
White-winged Dove 3       2      
Mourning Dove 27       2      
Inca Dove 16       2      
Red-crowned Parrot 27       2      
Greater Roadrunner 4       1      
Groove-billed Ani 4       1      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Eastern Screech-Owl 2       2      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Common Pauraque 3       1      
Buff-bellied Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Green Kingfisher 1       1      
Golden-fronted Woodpecker 11       2      
Vermilion Flycatcher 5       1      
Great Kiskadee 16       2      
Couch's Kingbird 6       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 1       1      
Blue-headed Vireo 1       1      
Green Jay 1       1      
Purple Martin 8       1      
Black-crested Titmouse 1       1      
House Wren 1       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 21       2      
Curve-billed Thrasher 11       2      
European Starling 22       2      
American Pipit 36       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 8       1      
Pine Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 8       1      
Black-throated Gray Warbler 1       1      
Lark Sparrow 24       1      
Black-throated Sparrow 15       1      
Savannah Sparrow 15       1      
Grasshopper Sparrow 1       1      
Lincoln's Sparrow 10       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 545       2      
Eastern Meadowlark 1       1      
Western Meadowlark 55       1      
Great-tailed Grackle 87       2      
Altamira Oriole 1       1      
Lesser Goldfinch 2       1      
House Sparrow 75       1      
Total 1,977             

A total of 82 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

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