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2009 Results: Missouri City, 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 96       5      
Snow Goose 50       1      
Muscovy Duck 5       1      
Wood Duck 5       3      
Mallard 3       1      
Mottled Duck 2       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       1      
Neotropic Cormorant 6       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 12       4      
Anhinga 1       1      
American White Pelican 7       1      
Great Blue Heron 9       5      
Great Egret 6       6      
Snowy Egret 8       3      
Little Blue Heron 1       1      
Cattle Egret 38       2      
White Ibis 64       5      
Black Vulture 46       6      
Turkey Vulture 22       5      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 3       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       4      
American Coot 1       1      
Killdeer 5       2      
Least Sandpiper 21       1      
Wilson's Snipe 3       1      
Laughing Gull 3       1      
Ring-billed Gull 3       1      
Forster's Tern 24       1      
Rock Pigeon 110       8      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 1       1      
White-winged Dove 124       15      
Mourning Dove 143       15      
Common Ground-Dove 8       2      
Monk Parakeet 7       1      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 3       3      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 4       4      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 3       3      
Loggerhead Shrike 3       3      
Blue Jay 33       13      
American Crow 22       8      
Carolina Chickadee 20       10      
Tufted Titmouse 22       9      
Carolina Wren 16       9      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 5       5      
Eastern Bluebird 5       3      
American Robin 4       4      
Northern Mockingbird 24       12      
European Starling 77       5      
Sprague's Pipit 37       1      
Cedar Waxwing 15       1      
Pine Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 16       7      
Swamp Sparrow 11       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 6       1      
Northern Cardinal 34       15      
Red-winged Blackbird 167       12      
Eastern Meadowlark 2       1      
Common Grackle 120       9      
Boat-tailed Grackle 4       2      
Great-tailed Grackle 872       8      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1       1      
House Finch 27       6      
American Goldfinch 153       17      
House Sparrow 56       11      
Total 2,614             

A total of 70 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

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