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2012 Results: Merritt Island, 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
Mottled Duck 7       2      
Blue-winged Teal 52       3      
Ring-necked Duck 50       1      
Lesser Scaup 105       4      
Pied-billed Grebe 5       2      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 508       5      
Anhinga 7       4      
American White Pelican 56       1      
Brown Pelican 42       8      
Great Blue Heron 14       9      
Great Egret 3       2      
Tricolored Heron 1       1      
Cattle Egret 9       2      
Green Heron 4       4      
White Ibis 71       6      
Black Vulture 31       2      
Turkey Vulture 5       3      
Osprey 35       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       2      
Common Gallinule 4       2      
American Coot 24       3      
Killdeer 1       1      
Laughing Gull 132       5      
Ring-billed Gull 41       4      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Royal Tern 3       2      
Rock Pigeon 182       4      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 2       1      
Mourning Dove 42       5      
Common Ground-Dove 4       1      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 7       3      
Downy Woodpecker 2       2      
American Kestrel 3       2      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 15       3      
Fish Crow 410       3      
Tree Swallow 150       2      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1       1      
American Robin 462       2      
Gray Catbird 7       2      
Northern Mockingbird 19       5      
European Starling 19       2      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Palm Warbler 18       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 3       1      
Northern Cardinal 14       5      
Common Grackle 63       4      
Boat-tailed Grackle 28       3      
House Sparrow 17       2      
Total 2,686             

A total of 51 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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