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2012 Results: Saint Petersburg, Florida

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
Canada Goose 2       1      
Wood Duck 11       2      
Mottled Duck 14       3      
Blue-winged Teal 33       1      
Northern Shoveler 46       1      
Northern Pintail 5       2      
Ring-necked Duck 1       1      
Greater Scaup 2       1      
Lesser Scaup 281       9      
Bufflehead 2       1      
Hooded Merganser 2       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 6       3      
Common Loon 2       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 26       7      
Horned Grebe 10       1      
Wood Stork 23       8      
Magnificent Frigatebird 4       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 271       24      
Anhinga 51       15      
American White Pelican 11       4      
Brown Pelican 439       24      
Great Blue Heron 51       13      
Great Egret 127       27      
Snowy Egret 52       19      
Little Blue Heron 9       7      
Tricolored Heron 6       6      
Reddish Egret 7       5      
Cattle Egret 3       3      
Green Heron 2       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 2       2      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 31       4      
White Ibis 750       21      
Roseate Spoonbill 4       4      
Black Vulture 13       5      
Turkey Vulture 61       15      
Osprey 56       18      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 4       3      
Bald Eagle 14       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 4       3      
Short-tailed Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       4      
Common Gallinule 21       4      
American Coot 62       3      
Sandhill Crane 6       2      
Black-bellied Plover 12       5      
Wilson's Plover 5       2      
Semipalmated Plover 145       5      
Killdeer 3       2      
American Oystercatcher 10       4      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
Willet 110       11      
Marbled Godwit 387       6      
Ruddy Turnstone 19       5      
Red Knot 5       2      
Sanderling 119       7      
Western Sandpiper 77       3      
Least Sandpiper 46       2      
Dunlin 1,004       6      
Short-billed Dowitcher 81       5      
Laughing Gull 1,331       34      
Ring-billed Gull 538       17      
Herring Gull 68       9      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 5       2      
Caspian Tern 4       2      
Forster's Tern 106       7      
Royal Tern 206       7      
Sandwich Tern 8       3      
Black Skimmer 1,380       10      
Rock Pigeon 25       5      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 99       19      
Mourning Dove 209       32      
Common Ground-Dove 20       5      
Eastern Screech-Owl 4       2      
Belted Kingfisher 5       4      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 22       13      
Downy Woodpecker 9       9      
Northern Flicker 2       2      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
American Kestrel 2       2      
Merlin 1       1      
Nanday Parakeet 25       4      
Monk Parakeet 34       6      
Eastern Phoebe 3       3      
Loggerhead Shrike 9       6      
Blue Jay 110       26      
American Crow 8       3      
Fish Crow 1,058       16      
Purple Martin 5       2      
Tree Swallow 75       2      
Tufted Titmouse 8       3      
House Wren 2       2      
Marsh Wren 6       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 11       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
American Robin 75       3      
Gray Catbird 10       4      
Northern Mockingbird 54       26      
Brown Thrasher 3       2      
European Starling 914       8      
Cedar Waxwing 41       3      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Palm Warbler 108       7      
Pine Warbler 3       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 75       6      
Yellow-throated Warbler 2       2      
Chipping Sparrow 4       2      
Grasshopper Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 62       16      
Red-winged Blackbird 15       8      
Common Grackle 2,387       12      
Boat-tailed Grackle 20       6      
Brown-headed Cowbird 65       2      
House Finch 11       5      
American Goldfinch 1       1      
House Sparrow 144       15      
Total 13,956             

A total of 118 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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