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1999 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
Lesser Scaup 4       1      
Bufflehead 6       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 9       1      
Common Loon 5       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       1      
Horned Grebe 8       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 67       6      
Brown Pelican 32       6      
Great Blue Heron 6       6      
Great Egret 10       6      
Snowy Egret 7       6      
Tricolored Heron 2       1      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Killdeer 5       3      
Willet 11       3      
Sanderling 52       3      
Dunlin 60       3      
Short-billed Dowitcher 46       2      
Bonaparte's Gull 4       1      
Laughing Gull 108       4      
Ring-billed Gull 107       4      
Herring Gull 6       2      
Black Skimmer 94       2      
Rock Pigeon 69       6      
Mourning Dove 14       5      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 3       1      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Blue Jay 25       6      
Fish Crow 40       6      
Carolina Chickadee 5       3      
Tufted Titmouse 6       2      
Carolina Wren 8       5      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 5       2      
American Robin 30       5      
Northern Mockingbird 10       7      
Brown Thrasher 5       4      
European Starling 71       5      
Cedar Waxwing 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 100       6      
Eastern Towhee 3       2      
Swamp Sparrow 19       5      
White-throated Sparrow 8       2      
Northern Cardinal 13       5      
Red-winged Blackbird 130       6      
Common Grackle 24       3      
Boat-tailed Grackle 24       5      
Brown-headed Cowbird 30       4      
American Goldfinch 12       2      
House Sparrow 2       1      
Total 1,316             

A total of 53 species were reported.

See a summary for Mississippi.

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