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2005 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 [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Wood Duck 2       1      
Common Goldeneye 2       1      
Hooded Merganser 2       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 2       1      
Common Loon 3       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 50       7      
American White Pelican 26       2      
Brown Pelican 106       8      
Great Blue Heron 12       8      
Great Egret 153       9      
Snowy Egret 6       2      
Tricolored Heron 2       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 10       3      
Turkey Vulture 2       1      
Osprey 6       4      
Northern Harrier 2       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Virginia Rail 1       1      
Killdeer 7       1      
Willet 10       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 15       2      
Laughing Gull 4       3      
Ring-billed Gull 3       1      
Herring Gull 10       3      
Rock Pigeon 30       5      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 28       13      
Mourning Dove 219       48      
Rufous Hummingbird 6       4      
Belted Kingfisher 8       7      
Red-headed Woodpecker 3       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 39       28      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 4       4      
Downy Woodpecker 20       16      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 7       6      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       2      
Eastern Phoebe 3       3      
Loggerhead Shrike 6       5      
Blue Jay 128       43      
American Crow 29       8      
Fish Crow 8       2      
Purple Martin 13       4      
Carolina Chickadee 73       32      
Tufted Titmouse 100       29      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 2       2      
Carolina Wren 58       32      
House Wren 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 7       5      
Eastern Bluebird 28       12      
American Robin 140       35      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 69       35      
Brown Thrasher 31       21      
European Starling 80       12      
Cedar Waxwing 116       10      
Orange-crowned Warbler 2       2      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Pine Warbler 10       7      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 33       14      
Eastern Towhee 41       25      
Chipping Sparrow 68       16      
Field Sparrow 2       2      
Vesper Sparrow 3       1      
Fox Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 12       7      
Swamp Sparrow 11       5      
White-throated Sparrow 94       23      
White-crowned Sparrow 17       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 4       2      
Northern Cardinal 193       51      
Red-winged Blackbird 434       36      
Rusty Blackbird 2       1      
Common Grackle 68       17      
Brown-headed Cowbird 45       8      
Orchard Oriole 1       1      
Purple Finch 13       8      
House Finch 56       22      
Pine Siskin 4       2      
American Goldfinch 481       35      
House Sparrow 59       9      
Total 3,356             

A total of 82 species were reported.

See a summary for Mississippi.

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