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2006 Results: Orange Beach, Alabama

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
Mallard 4       1      
Mottled Duck 2       1      
Ring-necked Duck 8       2      
Bufflehead 3       1      
Northern Bobwhite 5       2      
Common Loon 88       7      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Northern Gannet 12       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 161       7      
Brown Pelican 64       18      
Great Blue Heron 24       16      
Little Blue Heron 1       1      
Tricolored Heron 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 1       1      
Osprey 2       2      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       2      
Sandhill Crane 1       1      
Killdeer 8       2      
Willet 20       8      
Sanderling 103       12      
Least Sandpiper 1       1      
Pectoral Sandpiper 10       1      
Wilson's Snipe 2       1      
Laughing Gull 756       20      
Ring-billed Gull 131       11      
Herring Gull 23       1      
Common Tern 7       1      
Forster's Tern 29       2      
Royal Tern 1       1      
Sandwich Tern 8       1      
Rock Pigeon 112       8      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 13       3      
White-winged Dove 5       2      
Mourning Dove 90       21      
Common Ground-Dove 4       1      
Great Horned Owl 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 15       10      
Downy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 36       13      
American Crow 19       3      
Carolina Chickadee 33       6      
Tufted Titmouse 27       6      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 4       2      
Brown Creeper 2       1      
Carolina Wren 12       5      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 4       2      
Eastern Bluebird 8       5      
American Robin 1       1      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 28       13      
Brown Thrasher 4       3      
European Starling 6       1      
American Pipit 1       1      
Black-and-white Warbler 2       1      
Common Yellowthroat 2       1      
Pine Warbler 2       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 8       3      
Eastern Towhee 6       5      
Chipping Sparrow 16       3      
Lark Bunting 2       1      
Savannah Sparrow 17       4      
Seaside Sparrow 3       1      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 5       1      
Swamp Sparrow 19       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 3       1      
Northern Cardinal 53       15      
Red-winged Blackbird 55       8      
Brewer's Blackbird 20       1      
Common Grackle 57       7      
Brown-headed Cowbird 138       6      
Purple Finch 24       4      
House Finch 26       8      
American Goldfinch 4       1      
House Sparrow 51       5      
Total 2,426             

A total of 79 species were reported.

See a summary for Alabama.

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