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2012 Results: Okeechobee, 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
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck 2       1      
Wood Duck 2       1      
Mottled Duck 8       2      
Blue-winged Teal 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 4       1      
Wild Turkey 2       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Wood Stork 141       6      
Double-crested Cormorant 19       4      
Anhinga 18       5      
Brown Pelican 115       4      
Great Blue Heron 20       5      
Great Egret 24       6      
Snowy Egret 14       3      
Little Blue Heron 3       2      
Tricolored Heron 1       1      
Cattle Egret 130       6      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 2       1      
White Ibis 86       6      
Glossy Ibis 21       2      
Black Vulture 138       5      
Turkey Vulture 144       7      
Osprey 13       4      
Snail Kite 1       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Bald Eagle 5       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 6       3      
Purple Gallinule 2       1      
Common Gallinule 7       2      
American Coot 140       2      
Limpkin 7       2      
Sandhill Crane 36       8      
Killdeer 15       3      
Lesser Yellowlegs 2       1      
Wilson's Snipe 2       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 10       1      
Laughing Gull 74       1      
Ring-billed Gull 148       3      
Herring Gull 52       3      
Caspian Tern 18       2      
Forster's Tern 9       1      
Black Skimmer 10       2      
Rock Pigeon 7       2      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 14       5      
White-winged Dove 27       3      
Mourning Dove 55       7      
Common Ground-Dove 11       3      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 12       4      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 14       8      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2       1      
Downy Woodpecker 1       1      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       2      
Crested Caracara 4       4      
American Kestrel 10       4      
Great Crested Flycatcher 1       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 6       1      
Blue Jay 29       7      
American Crow 141       5      
Fish Crow 46       4      
Tree Swallow 90       3      
Tufted Titmouse 1       1      
Carolina Wren 1       1      
American Robin 89       1      
Gray Catbird 7       2      
Northern Mockingbird 17       5      
European Starling 10       1      
Black-and-white Warbler 5       1      
Northern Parula 1       1      
Palm Warbler 11       2      
Pine Warbler 10       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 2       1      
Chipping Sparrow 5       1      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 25       6      
Painted Bunting 39       7      
Red-winged Blackbird 70       2      
Eastern Meadowlark 2       1      
Common Grackle 139       3      
Boat-tailed Grackle 264       6      
Total 2,626             

A total of 80 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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