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2012 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 981       13      
Fulvous Whistling-Duck 19       2      
Snow Goose 520       2      
Ross's Goose 6       2      
Wood Duck 6       2      
Gadwall 60       8      
American Wigeon 52       11      
Mallard 99       13      
Mottled Duck 306       18      
Blue-winged Teal 96       8      
Cinnamon Teal 3       1      
Northern Shoveler 213       11      
Northern Pintail 550       12      
Green-winged Teal 173       9      
Canvasback 24       7      
Redhead 4,978       24      
Ring-necked Duck 12       5      
Lesser Scaup 1,226       12      
Bufflehead 49       9      
Common Goldeneye 95       6      
Red-breasted Merganser 23       2      
Ruddy Duck 39       5      
Wild Turkey 18       2      
Common Loon 35       11      
Least Grebe 5       4      
Pied-billed Grebe 35       12      
Horned Grebe 5       4      
Eared Grebe 2       2      
Neotropic Cormorant 386       24      
Double-crested Cormorant 203       24      
Anhinga 1       1      
American White Pelican 448       26      
Brown Pelican 383       32      
Great Blue Heron 261       36      
Great Egret 77       26      
Snowy Egret 45       19      
Little Blue Heron 9       6      
Tricolored Heron 7       7      
Reddish Egret 11       7      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 134       7      
White Ibis 213       20      
Roseate Spoonbill 29       15      
Black Vulture 352       18      
Turkey Vulture 285       22      
Osprey 32       14      
White-tailed Kite 7       4      
Northern Harrier 69       9      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 5       5      
White-tailed Hawk 7       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 6       6      
Red-tailed Hawk 73       13      
Rough-legged Hawk 4       4      
American Coot 380       15      
Sandhill Crane 98       7      
Whooping Crane 57       6      
Black-bellied Plover 32       8      
Semipalmated Plover 5       1      
Piping Plover 3       1      
Killdeer 67       8      
American Oystercatcher 7       4      
Black-necked Stilt 30       1      
American Avocet 110       5      
Spotted Sandpiper 7       3      
Solitary Sandpiper 1       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 29       5      
Willet 78       15      
Lesser Yellowlegs 29       7      
Whimbrel 2       1      
Long-billed Curlew 15       5      
Marbled Godwit 3       2      
Ruddy Turnstone 116       10      
Sanderling 33       3      
Western Sandpiper 73       7      
Least Sandpiper 68       5      
Dunlin 336       5      
Short-billed Dowitcher 50       1      
Long-billed Dowitcher 398       6      
Laughing Gull 2,525       30      
Ring-billed Gull 149       13      
Herring Gull 50       6      
Caspian Tern 40       5      
Forster's Tern 165       9      
Royal Tern 101       2      
Black Skimmer 222       7      
Rock Pigeon 787       18      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 197       16      
White-winged Dove 138       11      
Mourning Dove 378       32      
Inca Dove 93       13      
Common Ground-Dove 50       6      
Greater Roadrunner 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 2       2      
Burrowing Owl 5       4      
Common Pauraque 2       2      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 1       1      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 2       2      
Rufous Hummingbird 12       7      
Buff-bellied Hummingbird 9       5      
Ringed Kingfisher 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 23       8      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Golden-fronted Woodpecker 12       6      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 2       1      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2       2      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 11       7      
Downy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 7       5      
Crested Caracara 26       9      
American Kestrel 91       12      
Merlin 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 2       2      
Eastern Phoebe 31       11      
Say's Phoebe 2       2      
Vermilion Flycatcher 1       1      
Great Kiskadee 3       2      
Couch's Kingbird 3       2      
Loggerhead Shrike 92       11      
White-eyed Vireo 5       3      
American Crow 2       2      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 5       1      
Purple Martin 5       1      
Barn Swallow 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 1       1      
Black-crested Titmouse 57       23      
House Wren 9       6      
Carolina Wren 14       13      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 13       5      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 6       4      
Eastern Bluebird 26       5      
Hermit Thrush 4       4      
American Robin 75       3      
Gray Catbird 10       5      
Northern Mockingbird 290       29      
Brown Thrasher 6       6      
Curve-billed Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 503       14      
Sprague's Pipit 2       2      
Cedar Waxwing 6       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 15       9      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Pine Warbler 4       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 57       10      
Green-tailed Towhee 9       6      
Spotted Towhee 10       6      
Chipping Sparrow 224       15      
Field Sparrow 18       5      
Lark Sparrow 4       1      
Savannah Sparrow 182       8      
Seaside Sparrow 30       1      
Lincoln's Sparrow 8       2      
White-throated Sparrow 2       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 24       2      
Northern Cardinal 240       33      
Pyrrhuloxia 10       3      
Red-winged Blackbird 2,160       16      
Eastern Meadowlark 137       8      
Western Meadowlark 89       4      
Common Grackle 57       6      
Boat-tailed Grackle 44       4      
Great-tailed Grackle 878       19      
Bronzed Cowbird 6       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 113       8      
Lesser Goldfinch 32       4      
American Goldfinch 295       22      
House Sparrow 525       19      
Total 26,161             

A total of 166 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

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