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2009 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 153       7      
Snow Goose 5       1      
Gadwall 36       5      
American Wigeon 3       1      
Mallard 25       4      
Mottled Duck 80       10      
Blue-winged Teal 67       5      
Cinnamon Teal 2       1      
Northern Shoveler 53       5      
Northern Pintail 279       9      
Green-winged Teal 69       3      
Canvasback 27       10      
Redhead 2,027       15      
Ring-necked Duck 8       3      
Greater Scaup 2       1      
Lesser Scaup 10,035       5      
Bufflehead 14       6      
Common Goldeneye 15       5      
Hooded Merganser 4       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 32       10      
Ruddy Duck 1       1      
Wild Turkey 7       1      
Common Loon 26       10      
Least Grebe 5       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 21       7      
Eared Grebe 3       2      
Neotropic Cormorant 53       10      
Double-crested Cormorant 317       15      
Anhinga 1       1      
American White Pelican 292       18      
Brown Pelican 305       16      
American Bittern 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 109       16      
Great Egret 81       19      
Snowy Egret 39       12      
Little Blue Heron 9       5      
Tricolored Heron 8       5      
Reddish Egret 9       5      
Green Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 49       8      
White Ibis 76       10      
White-faced Ibis 8       2      
Roseate Spoonbill 117       9      
Black Vulture 39       7      
Turkey Vulture 175       15      
Osprey 14       7      
Northern Harrier 6       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 9       5      
Harris's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 9       5      
White-tailed Hawk 3       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 6       6      
Ferruginous Hawk 2       1      
Crested Caracara 5       1      
American Kestrel 21       9      
Merlin 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Clapper Rail 1       1      
American Coot 508       16      
Sandhill Crane 32       5      
Whooping Crane 37       5      
Black-bellied Plover 14       7      
Semipalmated Plover 4       2      
Killdeer 58       12      
American Oystercatcher 10       6      
American Avocet 522       5      
Spotted Sandpiper 5       5      
Solitary Sandpiper 2       2      
Greater Yellowlegs 19       7      
Willet 71       14      
Lesser Yellowlegs 19       4      
Long-billed Curlew 20       9      
Marbled Godwit 22       4      
Ruddy Turnstone 103       10      
Sanderling 18       4      
Western Sandpiper 77       3      
Least Sandpiper 130       3      
Dunlin 33       3      
Stilt Sandpiper 10       1      
Short-billed Dowitcher 14       2      
Long-billed Dowitcher 115       5      
Wilson's Snipe 5       5      
Laughing Gull 1,777       22      
Ring-billed Gull 105       17      
Herring Gull 194       12      
Caspian Tern 27       7      
Forster's Tern 49       11      
Royal Tern 11       6      
Black Skimmer 1,400       8      
Rock Pigeon 495       13      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 41       10      
White-winged Dove 54       6      
Mourning Dove 131       23      
Inca Dove 35       9      
Common Ground-Dove 27       3      
Greater Roadrunner 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 4       4      
Common Pauraque 1       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Buff-bellied Hummingbird 5       5      
Ringed Kingfisher 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 11       5      
Golden-fronted Woodpecker 1       1      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 6       5      
Black Phoebe 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 21       7      
Vermilion Flycatcher 3       2      
Great Kiskadee 1       1      
Couch's Kingbird 2       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 36       7      
White-eyed Vireo 2       2      
Green Jay 4       1      
Purple Martin 1       1      
Tufted Titmouse 16       5      
Black-crested Titmouse 29       8      
Carolina Wren 4       3      
Bewick's Wren 1       1      
House Wren 1       1      
Sedge Wren 1       1      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 11       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 5       4      
Eastern Bluebird 3       1      
Hermit Thrush 5       3      
American Robin 1       1      
Gray Catbird 11       5      
Northern Mockingbird 57       19      
Brown Thrasher 4       4      
Long-billed Thrasher 2       2      
European Starling 634       13      
American Pipit 12       2      
Ovenbird 2       2      
Northern Waterthrush 1       1      
Black-and-white Warbler 1       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 8       8      
Common Yellowthroat 2       1      
Pine Warbler 3       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 118       13      
Yellow-throated Warbler 1       1      
Chipping Sparrow 88       4      
Field Sparrow 4       1      
Savannah Sparrow 75       3      
Seaside Sparrow 2       1      
Lincoln's Sparrow 11       5      
Swamp Sparrow 3       2      
White-throated Sparrow 2       1      
Northern Cardinal 120       23      
Pyrrhuloxia 3       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,001       12      
Eastern Meadowlark 31       2      
Common Grackle 3       1      
Boat-tailed Grackle 30       1      
Great-tailed Grackle 1,011       18      
Brown-headed Cowbird 34       2      
Pine Siskin 22       3      
American Goldfinch 274       14      
House Sparrow 252       15      
Total 24,966             

A total of 159 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

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