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2011 Results: Palacios, Texas

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
Greater White-fronted Goose 50       1      
Snow Goose 1,000       1      
Gadwall 12       1      
Mallard 2       1      
Mottled Duck 4       1      
Blue-winged Teal 6       1      
Northern Shoveler 12       1      
Northern Pintail 12       1      
Ring-necked Duck 2       1      
Greater Scaup 4       1      
Lesser Scaup 15       1      
Common Goldeneye 8       2      
Hooded Merganser 1       1      
Ruddy Duck 32       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 12       3      
American White Pelican 30       1      
Brown Pelican 11       2      
Great Blue Heron 13       4      
Great Egret 6       3      
Snowy Egret 5       3      
Tricolored Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 12       1      
White Ibis 5       1      
White-faced Ibis 2       1      
Roseate Spoonbill 4       1      
Turkey Vulture 8       4      
Osprey 1       1      
White-tailed Kite 1       1      
Northern Harrier 3       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
White-tailed Hawk 2       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 8       2      
Crested Caracara 4       1      
American Kestrel 4       1      
American Coot 50       1      
Sandhill Crane 54       3      
Killdeer 11       3      
Black-necked Stilt 8       2      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 1       1      
Willet 12       1      
Whimbrel 3       1      
Long-billed Curlew 79       4      
Long-billed Dowitcher 12       1      
Laughing Gull 45       2      
Ring-billed Gull 5       1      
Herring Gull 4       2      
Forster's Tern 12       3      
Royal Tern 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 6       1      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 1       1      
White-winged Dove 5       3      
Mourning Dove 15       4      
Belted Kingfisher 3       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1       1      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 2       1      
Eastern Phoebe 2       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 8       3      
Blue Jay 2       1      
American Crow 21       2      
Tree Swallow 8       1      
Carolina Chickadee 2       1      
Tufted Titmouse 2       1      
Carolina Wren 2       1      
Northern Mockingbird 12       5      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 12       3      
American Pipit 1       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 6       3      
Savannah Sparrow 35       5      
Northern Cardinal 10       5      
Red-winged Blackbird 269       5      
Eastern Meadowlark 20       1      
Common Grackle 6       1      
Great-tailed Grackle 23       3      
Brown-headed Cowbird 20       4      
American Goldfinch 55       4      
House Sparrow 5       1      
Total 2,152             

A total of 82 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

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