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2002 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
Canada Goose 7       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 3       1      
Northern Bobwhite 12       2      
Common Loon 2       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 44       2      
Anhinga 1       1      
American White Pelican 1       1      
Brown Pelican 39       5      
Great Blue Heron 3       3      
Great Egret 1       1      
Snowy Egret 1       1      
Green Heron 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 3       1      
Osprey 1       1      
Bald Eagle 3       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 7       6      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Black-bellied Plover 3       1      
Killdeer 2       1      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
Willet 7       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 6       1      
Sanderling 18       1      
Common Snipe 1       1      
American Woodcock 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 17       1      
Laughing Gull 72       3      
Ring-billed Gull 26       1      
Forster's Tern 1       1      
Royal Tern 8       1      
Mourning Dove 30       11      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 20       9      
Downy Woodpecker 1       1      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 2       2      
Blue Jay 44       13      
American Crow 21       7      
Fish Crow 9       2      
Purple Martin 2       1      
Carolina Chickadee 13       9      
Tufted Titmouse 18       10      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 2       1      
Carolina Wren 8       7      
House Wren 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 13       5      
American Robin 47       7      
Northern Mockingbird 20       10      
Brown Thrasher 7       6      
Cedar Waxwing 96       2      
Black-and-white Warbler 2       1      
Palm Warbler 1       1      
Pine Warbler 8       7      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 22       9      
Eastern Towhee 6       4      
Chipping Sparrow 109       10      
Field Sparrow 1       1      
Henslow's Sparrow 7       1      
Song Sparrow 3       3      
Swamp Sparrow 4       4      
White-throated Sparrow 56       9      
Northern Cardinal 79       13      
Red-winged Blackbird 445       12      
Common Grackle 12       5      
Boat-tailed Grackle 1       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 5       4      
House Finch 7       3      
American Goldfinch 134       12      
House Sparrow 3       1      
Total 1,559             

A total of 72 species were reported.

See a summary for Mississippi.

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