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2005 Results: Rockport, 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
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck 497       9      
Wood Duck 5       2      
Gadwall 582       5      
American Wigeon 411       4      
Mallard 8       2      
Mottled Duck 16       5      
Blue-winged Teal 272       8      
Cinnamon Teal 3       2      
Northern Shoveler 200       7      
Northern Pintail 86       6      
Green-winged Teal 98       3      
Canvasback 10       3      
Redhead 520       6      
Ring-necked Duck 20       3      
Lesser Scaup 254       10      
Bufflehead 64       7      
Common Goldeneye 11       3      
Red-breasted Merganser 12       3      
Ruddy Duck 36       2      
Common Loon 9       4      
Least Grebe 4       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 64       9      
Neotropic Cormorant 32       8      
Double-crested Cormorant 244       10      
Anhinga 1       1      
American White Pelican 175       7      
Brown Pelican 102       10      
Great Blue Heron 101       12      
Great Egret 70       13      
Snowy Egret 37       12      
Little Blue Heron 16       8      
Tricolored Heron 25       8      
Reddish Egret 12       6      
Cattle Egret 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 3       2      
White Ibis 53       5      
White-faced Ibis 39       5      
Roseate Spoonbill 29       8      
Black Vulture 32       5      
Turkey Vulture 139       8      
Osprey 13       7      
Northern Harrier 7       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 8       4      
Crested Caracara 4       3      
American Kestrel 16       5      
Merlin 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 3       2      
Clapper Rail 1       1      
American Coot 1,991       8      
Sandhill Crane 111       5      
Whooping Crane 50       5      
Black-bellied Plover 2       2      
Semipalmated Plover 4       2      
Piping Plover 1       1      
Killdeer 18       5      
American Oystercatcher 15       1      
American Avocet 14       3      
Spotted Sandpiper 5       3      
Greater Yellowlegs 21       6      
Willet 34       8      
Lesser Yellowlegs 4       3      
Long-billed Curlew 12       5      
Marbled Godwit 2       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 13       3      
Sanderling 3       2      
Western Sandpiper 2       1      
Least Sandpiper 71       3      
Dunlin 19       3      
Short-billed Dowitcher 5       2      
Long-billed Dowitcher 34       3      
Wilson's Snipe 3       1      
Laughing Gull 721       11      
Ring-billed Gull 23       5      
Herring Gull 17       5      
Gull-billed Tern 1       1      
Caspian Tern 4       3      
Forster's Tern 79       9      
Royal Tern 38       6      
Sandwich Tern 2       1      
Black Skimmer 402       2      
Rock Pigeon 77       4      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 9       4      
White-winged Dove 9       2      
Mourning Dove 114       12      
Inca Dove 12       5      
Common Ground-Dove 6       1      
Great Horned Owl 2       2      
Common Pauraque 2       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 1       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 2       2      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Allen's Hummingbird 4       4      
Buff-bellied Hummingbird 4       4      
Belted Kingfisher 11       6      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 10       6      
Eastern Phoebe 54       6      
Vermilion Flycatcher 1       1      
Great Kiskadee 1       1      
Couch's Kingbird 3       2      
Loggerhead Shrike 6       3      
White-eyed Vireo 24       5      
Purple Martin 21       6      
Tree Swallow 45       3      
Barn Swallow 6       3      
Cave Swallow 5       1      
Carolina Chickadee 1       1      
Tufted Titmouse 10       3      
Black-crested Titmouse 29       9      
Carolina Wren 23       10      
House Wren 6       4      
Sedge Wren 1       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 8       4      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 28       7      
Eastern Bluebird 14       1      
Hermit Thrush 2       1      
American Robin 344       10      
Gray Catbird 7       4      
Northern Mockingbird 55       11      
Brown Thrasher 2       2      
Long-billed Thrasher 2       2      
European Starling 38       5      
American Pipit 32       1      
Cedar Waxwing 5       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 6       5      
Common Yellowthroat 3       1      
Pine Warbler 2       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 114       7      
Field Sparrow 8       1      
Vesper Sparrow 35       3      
Savannah Sparrow 54       8      
Grasshopper Sparrow 4       2      
Seaside Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 2       2      
Lincoln's Sparrow 11       5      
Swamp Sparrow 3       1      
White-throated Sparrow 2       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 155       14      
Pyrrhuloxia 15       3      
Indigo Bunting 1       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 684       6      
Eastern Meadowlark 19       6      
Boat-tailed Grackle 18       2      
Great-tailed Grackle 675       13      
Brown-headed Cowbird 230       3      
House Finch 1       1      
Pine Siskin 15       3      
Lesser Goldfinch 6       1      
Lawrence's Goldfinch 1       1      
American Goldfinch 227       12      
House Sparrow 130       8      
Total 11,533             

A total of 154 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

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