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2008 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 1,039       18      
Snow Goose 502       4      
Gadwall 179       8      
American Wigeon 62       5      
Mallard 20       4      
Mottled Duck 56       8      
Blue-winged Teal 130       8      
Cinnamon Teal 2       2      
Northern Shoveler 126       9      
Northern Pintail 187       7      
Green-winged Teal 93       5      
Canvasback 23       5      
Redhead 1,123       10      
Ring-necked Duck 25       3      
Lesser Scaup 436       7      
Bufflehead 101       6      
Common Goldeneye 65       7      
Hooded Merganser 6       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 23       7      
Ruddy Duck 40       2      
Wild Turkey 23       1      
Common Loon 15       4      
Least Grebe 8       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 48       10      
Eared Grebe 10       4      
Neotropic Cormorant 59       7      
Double-crested Cormorant 290       10      
Anhinga 3       3      
American White Pelican 321       12      
Brown Pelican 255       14      
American Bittern 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 72       16      
Great Egret 160       15      
Snowy Egret 67       11      
Little Blue Heron 13       6      
Tricolored Heron 28       8      
Reddish Egret 22       10      
Cattle Egret 5       3      
Green Heron 3       3      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 19       5      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 2       1      
White Ibis 98       10      
White-faced Ibis 53       7      
Roseate Spoonbill 115       9      
Black Vulture 54       7      
Turkey Vulture 161       15      
Osprey 23       8      
White-tailed Kite 1       1      
Northern Harrier 14       8      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3       3      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 14       9      
Broad-winged Hawk 1       1      
White-tailed Hawk 3       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 20       6      
Ferruginous Hawk 1       1      
Crested Caracara 10       6      
American Kestrel 41       9      
Clapper Rail 4       2      
Sora 3       3      
American Coot 1,433       12      
Sandhill Crane 136       5      
Whooping Crane 6       2      
Black-bellied Plover 5       4      
Killdeer 63       8      
American Oystercatcher 7       4      
Black-necked Stilt 42       2      
American Avocet 494       6      
Spotted Sandpiper 16       6      
Solitary Sandpiper 1       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 38       9      
Willet 37       8      
Lesser Yellowlegs 6       2      
Long-billed Curlew 62       9      
Marbled Godwit 1       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 28       5      
Red Knot 8       1      
Sanderling 6       1      
Western Sandpiper 10       1      
Least Sandpiper 35       2      
Dunlin 25       2      
Long-billed Dowitcher 487       8      
Wilson's Snipe 10       4      
Laughing Gull 1,066       12      
Ring-billed Gull 46       7      
Herring Gull 19       5      
Gull-billed Tern 1       1      
Caspian Tern 9       4      
Forster's Tern 55       10      
Royal Tern 3       2      
Black Skimmer 1,019       7      
Rock Pigeon 290       8      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 24       8      
White-winged Dove 33       8      
Mourning Dove 133       19      
Inca Dove 61       15      
Common Ground-Dove 6       1      
Greater Roadrunner 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Common Pauraque 2       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 2       2      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 2       2      
Broad-tailed Hummingbird 1       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 3       3      
Buff-bellied Hummingbird 13       11      
Ringed Kingfisher 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 10       6      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 8       6      
Eastern Phoebe 30       13      
Vermilion Flycatcher 2       2      
Great Kiskadee 2       2      
Couch's Kingbird 19       5      
Loggerhead Shrike 26       8      
White-eyed Vireo 10       3      
Blue-headed Vireo 1       1      
Green Jay 1       1      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 19       1      
Purple Martin 23       3      
Tree Swallow 3       1      
Barn Swallow 4       1      
Carolina Chickadee 2       1      
Tufted Titmouse 3       2      
Black-crested Titmouse 29       14      
Verdin 1       1      
Carolina Wren 15       9      
House Wren 5       4      
Sedge Wren 1       1      
Marsh Wren 2       2      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 12       6      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 19       7      
Eastern Bluebird 5       1      
American Robin 1       1      
Gray Catbird 5       4      
Northern Mockingbird 65       17      
Long-billed Thrasher 3       2      
European Starling 422       7      
American Pipit 45       5      
Orange-crowned Warbler 11       9      
Common Yellowthroat 7       5      
Pine Warbler 25       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 65       10      
Yellow-throated Warbler 3       1      
Wilson's Warbler 1       1      
Chipping Sparrow 184       9      
Field Sparrow 6       1      
Vesper Sparrow 2       1      
Savannah Sparrow 51       5      
Grasshopper Sparrow 1       1      
Le Conte's Sparrow 5       1      
Nelson's Sparrow 3       1      
Seaside Sparrow 3       1      
Song Sparrow 2       1      
Lincoln's Sparrow 21       2      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 71       19      
Pyrrhuloxia 18       4      
Red-winged Blackbird 531       6      
Eastern Meadowlark 50       5      
Boat-tailed Grackle 5       1      
Great-tailed Grackle 431       10      
Brown-headed Cowbird 11       2      
American Goldfinch 121       12      
House Sparrow 236       14      
Total 14,689             

A total of 164 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

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