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2001 Results: Sarasota, 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
Wood Duck 14       2      
Mallard 43       9      
Mottled Duck 6       1      
Blue-winged Teal 10       1      
Northern Shoveler 6       1      
Ring-necked Duck 30       1      
Lesser Scaup 20       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 4       2      
Wood Stork 6       5      
Double-crested Cormorant 37       7      
Anhinga 10       6      
American White Pelican 5       2      
Brown Pelican 38       7      
Great Blue Heron 21       9      
Great Egret 30       8      
Snowy Egret 25       7      
Little Blue Heron 5       5      
Tricolored Heron 1       1      
Reddish Egret 1       1      
Cattle Egret 19       5      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 3       1      
White Ibis 59       6      
Black Vulture 16       4      
Turkey Vulture 75       11      
Osprey 5       3      
Bald Eagle 7       5      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 6       2      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 4       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 7       5      
American Kestrel 4       4      
Sandhill Crane 15       7      
Semipalmated Plover 30       1      
American Oystercatcher 1       1      
Willet 11       2      
Least Sandpiper 20       1      
Laughing Gull 103       9      
Ring-billed Gull 15       3      
Herring Gull 4       2      
Gull-billed Tern 10       1      
Caspian Tern 1       1      
Royal Tern 6       1      
Rock Pigeon 58       5      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 49       6      
Mourning Dove 226       18      
Nanday Parakeet 4       2      
Monk Parakeet 96       6      
Great Horned Owl 2       1      
Barred Owl 2       2      
Chuck-will's-widow 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 5       5      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 16       10      
Northern Flicker 2       2      
Pileated Woodpecker 7       5      
Loggerhead Shrike 8       5      
Blue Jay 31       10      
American Crow 195       12      
Fish Crow 30       2      
Purple Martin 6       1      
Tree Swallow 789       6      
Carolina Wren 5       4      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 5       3      
American Robin 311       5      
Gray Catbird 3       3      
Northern Mockingbird 30       13      
European Starling 113       9      
Cedar Waxwing 38       3      
Palm Warbler 19       5      
Pine Warbler 6       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 40       5      
Yellow-throated Warbler 4       4      
Eastern Towhee 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 6       1      
Northern Cardinal 28       9      
Indigo Bunting 4       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 164       6      
Eastern Meadowlark 3       2      
Common Grackle 353       8      
Boat-tailed Grackle 58       7      
Brown-headed Cowbird 6       1      
House Sparrow 63       5      
Total 3,522             

A total of 82 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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