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2005 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 253       5      
Canada Goose 4       2      
Wood Duck 10       1      
Mallard 107       18      
Mottled Duck 40       9      
Blue-winged Teal 149       7      
Ring-necked Duck 50       7      
Lesser Scaup 33       6      
Hooded Merganser 16       7      
Red-breasted Merganser 3       2      
Northern Bobwhite 4       1      
Common Loon 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 8       5      
Wood Stork 10       8      
Magnificent Frigatebird 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 192       14      
Anhinga 27       14      
American White Pelican 20       1      
Brown Pelican 44       8      
Great Blue Heron 31       22      
Great Egret 58       24      
Snowy Egret 63       17      
Little Blue Heron 38       18      
Tricolored Heron 18       14      
Cattle Egret 34       7      
Green Heron 6       5      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 12       5      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
White Ibis 92       16      
Glossy Ibis 12       3      
Black Vulture 71       14      
Turkey Vulture 54       14      
Osprey 25       20      
Bald Eagle 18       12      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 2       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 15       10      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       3      
Merlin 2       2      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
American Coot 14       5      
Limpkin 10       4      
Sandhill Crane 22       7      
Killdeer 14       8      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 2       2      
Lesser Yellowlegs 2       1      
Sanderling 100       2      
Least Sandpiper 20       2      
Dunlin 6       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 10       1      
Laughing Gull 98       9      
Ring-billed Gull 118       4      
Herring Gull 30       2      
Caspian Tern 8       4      
Common Tern 4       1      
Forster's Tern 5       3      
Royal Tern 37       2      
Sandwich Tern 8       1      
Black Skimmer 25       1      
Rock Pigeon 12       3      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 46       12      
Mourning Dove 232       29      
Common Ground-Dove 16       3      
Monk Parakeet 92       11      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 4       3      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 8       8      
Red-headed Woodpecker 8       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 23       17      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 4       4      
Northern Flicker 2       1      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       2      
Least Flycatcher 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 5       5      
Blue Jay 61       19      
American Crow 23       9      
Fish Crow 188       18      
Tree Swallow 20       3      
Tufted Titmouse 2       1      
Carolina Wren 8       7      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 11       5      
American Robin 131       22      
Gray Catbird 3       3      
Northern Mockingbird 91       31      
Brown Thrasher 2       2      
European Starling 97       8      
Cedar Waxwing 1,054       13      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Palm Warbler 47       16      
Pine Warbler 8       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 243       30      
Yellow-throated Warbler 3       2      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 80       22      
Indigo Bunting 2       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 22       8      
Eastern Meadowlark 4       2      
Common Grackle 77       16      
Boat-tailed Grackle 79       14      
House Finch 30       4      
American Goldfinch 42       9      
House Sparrow 43       6      
Total 4,899             

A total of 107 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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