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2012 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 340       12      
Canada Goose 8       2      
Wood Duck 12       3      
Gadwall 68       5      
American Wigeon 45       2      
Mallard 52       6      
Blue-winged Teal 6       3      
Cinnamon Teal 7       2      
Northern Shoveler 2,086       8      
Northern Pintail 66       5      
Green-winged Teal 24       3      
Canvasback 3       3      
Redhead 14       3      
Ring-necked Duck 84       5      
Lesser Scaup 18       3      
Bufflehead 16       3      
Hooded Merganser 2       1      
Ruddy Duck 105       3      
Northern Bobwhite 8       1      
Least Grebe 27       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 51       6      
Eared Grebe 20       3      
Neotropic Cormorant 6       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 112       9      
Anhinga 3       1      
American White Pelican 95       4      
Great Blue Heron 11       5      
Great Egret 64       11      
Snowy Egret 24       5      
Little Blue Heron 3       3      
Cattle Egret 41       2      
Green Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 18       2      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 6       1      
Black Vulture 137       23      
Turkey Vulture 92       19      
Osprey 3       2      
Northern Harrier 4       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4       4      
Cooper's Hawk 7       7      
Harris's Hawk 6       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 17       12      
Red-tailed Hawk 28       18      
Common Gallinule 1       1      
American Coot 1,230       6      
Sandhill Crane 1       1      
Killdeer 20       9      
Spotted Sandpiper 4       2      
Least Sandpiper 20       1      
Wilson's Snipe 2       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 34       3      
Ring-billed Gull 25       2      
Forster's Tern 3       1      
Rock Pigeon 613       15      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 2       1      
White-winged Dove 2,255       134      
Mourning Dove 214       53      
Inca Dove 199       37      
Common Ground-Dove 30       11      
Greater Roadrunner 2       2      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 3       3      
Rufous Hummingbird 9       7      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Golden-fronted Woodpecker 131       74      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2       2      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 41       21      
Downy Woodpecker 6       6      
Northern Flicker 9       5      
Crested Caracara 16       9      
American Kestrel 16       8      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Monk Parakeet 17       4      
Eastern Phoebe 34       15      
Say's Phoebe 1       1      
Vermilion Flycatcher 3       2      
Couch's Kingbird 1       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 12       7      
White-eyed Vireo 10       5      
Blue Jay 204       88      
Western Scrub-Jay 10       7      
American Crow 28       6      
Common Raven 3       1      
Purple Martin 29       12      
Barn Swallow 2       2      
Cave Swallow 35       4      
Carolina Chickadee 199       76      
Black-crested Titmouse 191       76      
Verdin 2       1      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Canyon Wren 3       1      
House Wren 20       5      
Winter Wren 3       2      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Bewick's Wren 27       21      
Carolina Wren 97       59      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 3       3      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 3       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 50       22      
Eastern Bluebird 11       4      
Hermit Thrush 20       4      
American Robin 1,909       32      
Northern Mockingbird 230       75      
Brown Thrasher 3       3      
Long-billed Thrasher 4       3      
Curve-billed Thrasher 2       2      
European Starling 465       37      
American Pipit 9       2      
Sprague's Pipit 1       1      
Cedar Waxwing 1,033       28      
Black-and-white Warbler 4       2      
Orange-crowned Warbler 48       36      
Nashville Warbler 1       1      
Common Yellowthroat 12       5      
Pine Warbler 23       8      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 185       29      
Green-tailed Towhee 2       1      
Spotted Towhee 31       18      
Eastern Towhee 1       1      
Rufous-crowned Sparrow 3       1      
Cassin's Sparrow 12       3      
Chipping Sparrow 282       41      
Field Sparrow 51       11      
Vesper Sparrow 21       7      
Lark Sparrow 3       1      
Black-throated Sparrow 52       8      
Lark Bunting 40       1      
Savannah Sparrow 19       6      
Grasshopper Sparrow 22       3      
Fox Sparrow 4       2      
Song Sparrow 22       5      
Lincoln's Sparrow 58       7      
White-throated Sparrow 9       5      
Harris's Sparrow 22       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 27       6      
Dark-eyed Junco 11       6      
Northern Cardinal 520       149      
Pyrrhuloxia 4       2      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,716       25      
Eastern Meadowlark 5       2      
Western Meadowlark 1       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 12       1      
Common Grackle 432       20      
Great-tailed Grackle 23,610       60      
Brown-headed Cowbird 58       13      
House Finch 611       117      
Pine Siskin 39       5      
Lesser Goldfinch 441       82      
American Goldfinch 406       57      
House Sparrow 2,438       123      
Total 44,570             

A total of 150 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

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