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2009 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 283       5      
Wood Duck 20       5      
Mallard 7       2      
Mottled Duck 22       6      
Blue-winged Teal 77       6      
Northern Shoveler 17       2      
Green-winged Teal 53       3      
Ring-necked Duck 20       4      
Lesser Scaup 56       4      
Hooded Merganser 2       1      
Wild Turkey 2       1      
Common Loon 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 6       1      
Wood Stork 9       6      
Double-crested Cormorant 178       12      
Anhinga 74       16      
American White Pelican 98       4      
Brown Pelican 30       6      
Great Blue Heron 32       16      
Great Egret 42       15      
Snowy Egret 57       13      
Little Blue Heron 25       7      
Tricolored Heron 11       7      
Cattle Egret 24       4      
White Ibis 59       14      
Glossy Ibis 74       6      
Roseate Spoonbill 1       1      
Black Vulture 130       12      
Turkey Vulture 205       16      
Osprey 20       11      
Bald Eagle 14       8      
Northern Harrier 3       2      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 22       14      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 2       2      
Peregrine Falcon 2       1      
American Coot 100       3      
Limpkin 17       4      
Sandhill Crane 30       9      
Black-bellied Plover 40       1      
Killdeer 14       5      
Black-necked Stilt 3       1      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 35       4      
Willet 1       1      
Lesser Yellowlegs 5       2      
Western Sandpiper 10       1      
Least Sandpiper 52       3      
Short-billed Dowitcher 2       1      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Laughing Gull 262       9      
Ring-billed Gull 28       5      
Herring Gull 1       1      
Caspian Tern 6       5      
Forster's Tern 33       6      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 6       4      
Mourning Dove 73       16      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 25       10      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 4       4      
Downy Woodpecker 7       6      
Pileated Woodpecker 7       5      
Eastern Phoebe 2       2      
Western Kingbird 1       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 2       1      
White-eyed Vireo 1       1      
Blue-headed Vireo 2       1      
Blue Jay 46       13      
American Crow 33       8      
Fish Crow 88       6      
Purple Martin 9       4      
Tree Swallow 237       9      
Tufted Titmouse 8       4      
Carolina Wren 16       5      
House Wren 2       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 18       6      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 54       2      
Gray Catbird 4       4      
Northern Mockingbird 52       13      
Brown Thrasher 2       2      
European Starling 12       3      
Cedar Waxwing 47       3      
Black-and-white Warbler 1       1      
Northern Parula 1       1      
Palm Warbler 34       15      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 33       6      
Yellow-throated Warbler 1       1      
Field Sparrow 3       1      
Savannah Sparrow 3       2      
Northern Cardinal 47       15      
Indigo Bunting 1       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 13       5      
Eastern Meadowlark 2       1      
Common Grackle 66       7      
Boat-tailed Grackle 37       7      
House Finch 4       2      
Pine Siskin 1       1      
American Goldfinch 28       7      
House Sparrow 9       4      
Total 3,370             

A total of 104 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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