Great Backyard Bird Count
Home Submit your bird checklist Explore the results

2006 Results: San Antonio, 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 212       5      
Canada Goose 4       1      
Muscovy Duck 5       2      
Wood Duck 26       5      
Gadwall 100       6      
American Wigeon 26       7      
Mallard 94       7      
Blue-winged Teal 28       3      
Cinnamon Teal 3       1      
Northern Shoveler 722       10      
Northern Pintail 27       6      
Green-winged Teal 270       4      
Canvasback 1       1      
Redhead 23       4      
Ring-necked Duck 40       5      
Lesser Scaup 78       4      
Bufflehead 18       5      
Common Goldeneye 2       2      
Hooded Merganser 3       1      
Ruddy Duck 215       7      
Northern Bobwhite 8       1      
Wild Turkey 1       1      
Least Grebe 13       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 15       7      
Eared Grebe 23       8      
Neotropic Cormorant 47       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 1,129       9      
American White Pelican 57       4      
Great Blue Heron 31       9      
Great Egret 64       13      
Snowy Egret 17       4      
Little Blue Heron 4       2      
Cattle Egret 2       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 4       2      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 2       2      
White-faced Ibis 9       3      
Black Vulture 274       20      
Turkey Vulture 148       18      
Osprey 8       3      
Northern Harrier 6       5      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 9       8      
Harris's Hawk 12       5      
Red-shouldered Hawk 19       13      
White-tailed Hawk 5       4      
Zone-tailed Hawk 3       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 44       18      
Crested Caracara 31       10      
American Kestrel 21       12      
Merlin 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
American Coot 807       7      
Killdeer 115       17      
Mountain Plover 224       6      
Black-necked Stilt 11       2      
American Avocet 5       2      
Spotted Sandpiper 15       4      
Solitary Sandpiper 7       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 1       1      
Lesser Yellowlegs 10       1      
Western Sandpiper 45       1      
Least Sandpiper 195       4      
Long-billed Dowitcher 125       2      
Wilson's Snipe 2       2      
Bonaparte's Gull 251       3      
Ring-billed Gull 96       5      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 2       2      
Forster's Tern 44       5      
Rock Pigeon 565       11      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 2       1      
White-winged Dove 1,235       60      
Mourning Dove 424       40      
Inca Dove 119       22      
Common Ground-Dove 22       5      
Greater Roadrunner 2       2      
Great Horned Owl 2       2      
Burrowing Owl 1       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 5       5      
Golden-fronted Woodpecker 67       40      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 7       5      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 24       14      
Downy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 3       2      
Cordilleran Flycatcher 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 27       16      
Say's Phoebe 1       1      
Vermilion Flycatcher 3       3      
Loggerhead Shrike 16       12      
White-eyed Vireo 11       6      
Blue-headed Vireo 6       3      
Blue Jay 71       31      
Western Scrub-Jay 14       8      
American Crow 15       7      
Horned Lark 1       1      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 6       1      
Purple Martin 10       4      
Barn Swallow 6       1      
Cave Swallow 930       5      
Carolina Chickadee 129       33      
Tufted Titmouse 2       2      
Black-crested Titmouse 139       37      
Verdin 5       4      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
Cactus Wren 3       2      
Carolina Wren 78       42      
Bewick's Wren 28       19      
House Wren 1       1      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 14       10      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 32       5      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 103       33      
Eastern Bluebird 13       3      
Hermit Thrush 8       5      
American Robin 50       5      
Northern Mockingbird 186       51      
Long-billed Thrasher 2       2      
Curve-billed Thrasher 4       3      
European Starling 469       28      
American Pipit 86       6      
Cedar Waxwing 303       9      
Orange-crowned Warbler 68       38      
Common Yellowthroat 4       3      
Pine Warbler 7       6      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 223       26      
Wilson's Warbler 1       1      
Spotted Towhee 5       3      
Eastern Towhee 3       2      
Chipping Sparrow 75       13      
Field Sparrow 5       2      
Vesper Sparrow 29       4      
Lark Sparrow 18       1      
Savannah Sparrow 71       10      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 21       4      
Lincoln's Sparrow 6       5      
Swamp Sparrow 2       2      
White-throated Sparrow 5       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 40       8      
Dark-eyed Junco 8       3      
Northern Cardinal 593       70      
Pyrrhuloxia 19       6      
Red-winged Blackbird 310       13      
Eastern Meadowlark 275       11      
Western Meadowlark 3       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 1       1      
Common Grackle 440       3      
Great-tailed Grackle 4,154       53      
Brown-headed Cowbird 14       4      
House Finch 291       39      
Pine Siskin 2       1      
Lesser Goldfinch 211       24      
American Goldfinch 174       20      
House Sparrow 1,458       59      
Total 19,656             

A total of 155 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

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