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2003 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
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck 127       5      
Wood Duck 2       1      
Mallard 15       5      
Mottled Duck 6       3      
Blue-winged Teal 28       5      
Northern Shoveler 6       1      
Green-winged Teal 6       1      
Ring-necked Duck 10       1      
Lesser Scaup 15       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 3       1      
Northern Bobwhite 10       3      
Wood Stork 16       11      
Double-crested Cormorant 298       13      
Anhinga 26       9      
American White Pelican 135       5      
Brown Pelican 48       8      
Great Blue Heron 29       14      
Great Egret 22       11      
Snowy Egret 27       8      
Little Blue Heron 8       5      
Tricolored Heron 19       7      
Reddish Egret 2       2      
Cattle Egret 68       6      
White Ibis 125       7      
Glossy Ibis 66       5      
Black Vulture 12       4      
Turkey Vulture 81       17      
Osprey 14       10      
Bald Eagle 6       4      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 44       11      
Red-tailed Hawk 7       6      
American Kestrel 7       3      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Purple Gallinule 1       1      
American Coot 5       2      
Limpkin 6       3      
Sandhill Crane 14       5      
Killdeer 16       8      
Greater Yellowlegs 3       1      
Laughing Gull 98       5      
Ring-billed Gull 35       7      
Herring Gull 14       2      
Forster's Tern 4       2      
Sandwich Tern 3       1      
Rock Pigeon 59       3      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 24       5      
Mourning Dove 213       26      
Common Ground-Dove 4       1      
Nanday Parakeet 11       6      
Monk Parakeet 74       9      
Barred Owl 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 5       5      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 15       10      
Downy Woodpecker 5       5      
Northern Flicker 9       6      
Pileated Woodpecker 7       5      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 14       6      
White-eyed Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 34       17      
American Crow 37       7      
Fish Crow 162       9      
Purple Martin 4       1      
Tree Swallow 165       7      
Carolina Chickadee 1       1      
Tufted Titmouse 8       3      
Carolina Wren 12       7      
House Wren 5       5      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 8       6      
Eastern Bluebird 6       1      
American Robin 288       14      
Gray Catbird 15       8      
Northern Mockingbird 41       22      
European Starling 166       9      
Cedar Waxwing 50       1      
Common Yellowthroat 3       3      
Palm Warbler 70       15      
Pine Warbler 8       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 162       15      
Yellow-throated Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 5       4      
Field Sparrow 3       3      
Savannah Sparrow 26       3      
Song Sparrow 2       2      
Swamp Sparrow 9       3      
White-crowned Sparrow 2       2      
Northern Cardinal 69       18      
Indigo Bunting 4       3      
Red-winged Blackbird 64       10      
Eastern Meadowlark 9       4      
Common Grackle 65       13      
Boat-tailed Grackle 71       12      
Brown-headed Cowbird 30       2      
House Finch 3       1      
American Goldfinch 6       2      
House Sparrow 31       7      
Total 3,580             

A total of 98 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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