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2009 Results: Portland, 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
Redhead 10       2      
Bufflehead 2       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 12       1      
Common Loon 2       1      
Neotropic Cormorant 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 14       2      
Brown Pelican 7       2      
Great Blue Heron 10       2      
Great Egret 1       1      
Snowy Egret 2       2      
Tricolored Heron 2       1      
Reddish Egret 6       2      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 2       2      
Roseate Spoonbill 12       2      
Black-bellied Plover 8       2      
American Oystercatcher 3       2      
Spotted Sandpiper 2       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 5       2      
Willet 14       2      
Lesser Yellowlegs 1       1      
Long-billed Curlew 4       2      
Ruddy Turnstone 48       2      
Sanderling 2       1      
Western Sandpiper 83       2      
Least Sandpiper 6       1      
Dunlin 32       2      
Laughing Gull 139       2      
Ring-billed Gull 7       2      
Herring Gull 3       2      
Forster's Tern 3       1      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Sprague's Pipit 2       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1       1      
Grasshopper Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 3       1      
Great-tailed Grackle 8       1      
Total 459             

A total of 36 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

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