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2006 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
Cackling Goose 4       1      
Canada Goose 3       1      
Bufflehead 2       1      
Hooded Merganser 6       2      
Red-breasted Merganser 3       1      
Common Loon 5       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 13       8      
American White Pelican 16       3      
Brown Pelican 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 4       4      
Great Egret 13       7      
Snowy Egret 6       2      
Tricolored Heron 3       1      
Turkey Vulture 4       1      
Osprey 4       4      
Northern Harrier 2       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 5       5      
Killdeer 13       1      
Lesser Yellowlegs 2       1      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 32       1      
Laughing Gull 5       4      
Ring-billed Gull 43       3      
Herring Gull 28       2      
Forster's Tern 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 77       6      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 37       14      
White-winged Dove 2       1      
Mourning Dove 389       67      
Common Ground-Dove 2       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 3       3      
Belted Kingfisher 5       5      
Red-headed Woodpecker 20       12      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 40       34      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 6       6      
Downy Woodpecker 20       15      
Northern Flicker 9       6      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       2      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 7       5      
White-eyed Vireo 6       3      
Blue-headed Vireo 6       2      
Blue Jay 172       64      
American Crow 17       4      
Fish Crow 7       2      
Purple Martin 5       3      
Carolina Chickadee 234       50      
Tufted Titmouse 97       46      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 1       1      
Carolina Wren 57       38      
House Wren 14       5      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 3       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 12       11      
Eastern Bluebird 16       7      
American Robin 78       5      
Northern Mockingbird 70       43      
Brown Thrasher 83       51      
European Starling 136       5      
American Pipit 7       3      
Cedar Waxwing 2       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 5       5      
Pine Warbler 14       12      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 29       10      
Eastern Towhee 47       26      
Chipping Sparrow 331       29      
Field Sparrow 30       4      
Vesper Sparrow 4       2      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 9       3      
White-throated Sparrow 107       27      
Northern Cardinal 348       82      
Red-winged Blackbird 595       46      
Common Grackle 201       9      
Brown-headed Cowbird 108       10      
Purple Finch 6       4      
House Finch 39       14      
American Goldfinch 410       38      
House Sparrow 99       17      
Total 4,251             

A total of 82 species were reported.

See a summary for Mississippi.

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