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2011 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 4       1      
Mottled Duck 4       1      
Lesser Scaup 5       1      
Hooded Merganser 7       1      
Northern Bobwhite 3       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 4       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 17       3      
Brown Pelican 67       7      
Great Blue Heron 11       7      
Great Egret 104       12      
Snowy Egret 32       10      
Tricolored Heron 2       2      
Green Heron 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 3       2      
Osprey 8       7      
Northern Harrier 3       3      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 5       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       3      
Clapper Rail 2       1      
Sandhill Crane 6       3      
Killdeer 8       4      
American Oystercatcher 2       1      
Willet 1       1      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Laughing Gull 17       2      
Ring-billed Gull 1       1      
Herring Gull 5       1      
Caspian Tern 1       1      
Forster's Tern 45       1      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 15       9      
White-winged Dove 15       6      
Mourning Dove 202       43      
Common Ground-Dove 2       1      
Belted Kingfisher 7       7      
Red-headed Woodpecker 3       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 37       32      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 11       11      
Northern Flicker 3       3      
Blue Jay 88       38      
American Crow 1       1      
Fish Crow 58       8      
Purple Martin 1       1      
Tree Swallow 3       1      
Carolina Chickadee 59       34      
Tufted Titmouse 74       39      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 5       5      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 21       10      
Carolina Wren 37       26      
House Wren 3       1      
Sedge Wren 5       4      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 10       6      
Eastern Bluebird 28       15      
American Robin 361       9      
Northern Mockingbird 64       33      
Brown Thrasher 19       13      
European Starling 62       6      
Cedar Waxwing 35       6      
Orange-crowned Warbler 8       8      
Pine Warbler 30       14      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 81       22      
Eastern Towhee 30       13      
Chipping Sparrow 247       22      
Field Sparrow 18       4      
Song Sparrow 26       10      
White-throated Sparrow 37       14      
Dark-eyed Junco 20       7      
Northern Cardinal 206       47      
Red-winged Blackbird 486       33      
Rusty Blackbird 11       1      
Common Grackle 16       5      
Brown-headed Cowbird 204       16      
Purple Finch 3       2      
House Finch 34       10      
Pine Siskin 12       1      
American Goldfinch 521       32      
House Sparrow 39       8      
Total 3,635             

A total of 78 species were reported.

See a summary for Mississippi.

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