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2012 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 230       3      
American Coot 197       8      
Laughing Gull 146       6      
Glossy Ibis 142       7      
White Ibis 131       13      
American White Pelican 125       5      
Red-winged Blackbird 123       9      
Ring-billed Gull 112       6      
Common Grackle 98       10      
Boat-tailed Grackle 96       6      
Mourning Dove 92       19      
Double-crested Cormorant 88       12      
European Starling 86       4      
Blue-winged Teal 76       5      
Black Vulture 72       8      
Fish Crow 72       5      
Savannah Sparrow 63       2      
Northern Cardinal 58       19      
Sanderling 44       2      
Blue Jay 43       20      
Mottled Duck 42       6      
Sandhill Crane 40       9      
Great Egret 35       15      
Cattle Egret 34       5      
Turkey Vulture 34       9      
Great Blue Heron 32       16      
House Finch 32       7      
House Sparrow 31       6      
Northern Mockingbird 31       16      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 30       17      
Roseate Spoonbill 29       4      
Lesser Scaup 28       4      
Limpkin 27       10      
American Robin 26       3      
Brown Pelican 26       5      
Anhinga 24       11      
Red-shouldered Hawk 24       18      
Wood Stork 21       9      
Little Blue Heron 19       11      
Tufted Titmouse 19       9      
Tree Swallow 18       4      
Brown-headed Cowbird 17       2      
Palm Warbler 17       5      
Cedar Waxwing 15       1      
Osprey 15       10      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 15       5      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 14       3      
Tricolored Heron 14       8      
Hooded Merganser 13       4      
Carolina Wren 12       7      
Green-winged Teal 12       1      
Wood Duck 12       4      
American Crow 10       5      
Common Gallinule 10       3      
Bald Eagle 8       8      
Northern Shoveler 8       1      
Snowy Egret 8       5      
Pileated Woodpecker 7       7      
Belted Kingfisher 6       6      
Downy Woodpecker 6       6      
Gray Catbird 6       4      
Indigo Bunting 6       1      
Monk Parakeet 6       2      
American Kestrel 5       5      
Pine Warbler 5       1      
Ring-necked Duck 5       1      
Black-and-white Warbler 4       2      
Canada Goose 4       1      
Northern Flicker 4       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 4       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       2      
Eastern Phoebe 3       3      
Willet 3       1      
Yellow-throated Warbler 3       2      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 2       2      
Common Ground-Dove 2       1      
Common Yellowthroat 2       1      
House Wren 2       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 2       2      
Northern Harrier 2       2      
Swamp Sparrow 2       1      
American Goldfinch 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
Black-necked Stilt 1       1      
Caspian Tern 1       1      
Common Loon 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Herring Gull 1       1      
Northern Parula 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Solitary Sandpiper 1       1      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
Total 3,002             

A total of 92 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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