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2003 Results: Ocean Springs, Mississippi

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 [alphabetic]
[taxonomic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
American Coot 118       1      
American Crow 22       9      
American Goldfinch 385       46      
American Kestrel 1       1      
American Robin 258       36      
Bald Eagle 2       1      
Barn Swallow 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 7       3      
Black Vulture 5       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 20       3      
Black-necked Stilt 10       1      
Blue Jay 121       45      
Blue-winged Teal 35       1      
Boat-tailed Grackle 45       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 17       1      
Brown Pelican 119       8      
Brown Thrasher 21       19      
Brown-headed Cowbird 21       5      
Bufflehead 3       1      
Canada Goose 3       1      
Carolina Chickadee 54       30      
Carolina Wren 44       29      
Caspian Tern 20       1      
Cedar Waxwing 398       11      
Chipping Sparrow 303       29      
Common Grackle 27       13      
Common Loon 4       2      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 3       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 112       8      
Downy Woodpecker 14       13      
Eastern Bluebird 28       14      
Eastern Meadowlark 3       1      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 33       21      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 12       8      
European Starling 22       6      
Fish Crow 21       3      
Gadwall 66       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 2       1      
Gray Catbird 5       5      
Great Blue Heron 11       6      
Great Egret 80       8      
Greater Scaup 1       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 3       1      
Green Heron 3       3      
Green-winged Teal 14       1      
Hermit Thrush 2       2      
House Finch 104       34      
House Sparrow 104       20      
House Wren 5       4      
Killdeer 12       2      
Laughing Gull 437       6      
Le Conte's Sparrow 2       2      
Least Sandpiper 2       1      
Lesser Scaup 67       3      
Little Blue Heron 3       2      
Loggerhead Shrike 5       4      
Mallard 3       1      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Merlin 1       1      
Mottled Duck 2       1      
Mourning Dove 280       59      
Northern Bobwhite 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 228       62      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 79       40      
Northern Shoveler 125       1      
Osprey 4       3      
Palm Warbler 1       1      
Pectoral Sandpiper 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 4       2      
Pileated Woodpecker 5       4      
Pine Warbler 12       8      
Purple Finch 1       1      
Purple Martin 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 56       40      
Red-breasted Merganser 2       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 402       42      
Ring-billed Gull 100       3      
Ring-necked Duck 22       1      
Rock Pigeon 28       3      
Royal Tern 6       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 7       5      
Ruddy Duck 3       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Rusty Blackbird 2       1      
Sandhill Crane 4       3      
Savannah Sparrow 10       1      
Short-billed Dowitcher 25       1      
Snowy Egret 45       7      
Solitary Sandpiper 3       2      
Song Sparrow 2       2      
Sora 1       1      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
Stilt Sandpiper 1       1      
Swamp Sparrow 23       4      
Tree Swallow 10       1      
Tricolored Heron 1       1      
Tufted Titmouse 82       41      
Turkey Vulture 5       1      
Vesper Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 4       1      
White-throated Sparrow 283       45      
White-winged Dove 1       1      
Wild Turkey 1       1      
Willet 2       1      
Wood Duck 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 86       19      
Total 5,220             

A total of 112 species were reported.

See a summary for Mississippi.

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