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2006 Results: Ruskin, Florida

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

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Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Mottled Duck 3       2      
Lesser Scaup 63       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 6       2      
Wood Stork 2       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 6       4      
Anhinga 3       2      
American White Pelican 70       2      
Brown Pelican 22       3      
Great Blue Heron 6       5      
Great Egret 2       2      
Snowy Egret 1       1      
Little Blue Heron 6       5      
Reddish Egret 2       2      
Cattle Egret 22       3      
Green Heron 3       3      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 4       2      
White Ibis 38       6      
Roseate Spoonbill 5       3      
Black Vulture 2       2      
Turkey Vulture 17       7      
Osprey 28       7      
Bald Eagle 3       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 7       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
American Coot 1       1      
Sandhill Crane 2       1      
Killdeer 6       3      
Greater Yellowlegs 3       3      
Ruddy Turnstone 1       1      
Wilson's Snipe 6       2      
Laughing Gull 145       6      
Ring-billed Gull 12       4      
Herring Gull 1       1      
Caspian Tern 1       1      
Forster's Tern 21       4      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 9       3      
Mourning Dove 35       7      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 3       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 8       5      
Downy Woodpecker 4       3      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Least Flycatcher 4       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 1       1      
White-eyed Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 11       7      
Fish Crow 1       1      
Tree Swallow 20       2      
Carolina Wren 2       2      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 17       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
American Robin 6       2      
Gray Catbird 5       4      
Northern Mockingbird 28       10      
European Starling 71       1      
Northern Waterthrush 1       1      
Palm Warbler 11       3      
Pine Warbler 8       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 6       2      
Eastern Towhee 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 13       3      
Red-winged Blackbird 152       2      
Common Grackle 10       3      
Boat-tailed Grackle 9       5      
Brown-headed Cowbird 84       3      
House Sparrow 1       1      
Total 1,046             

A total of 66 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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