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2009 Results: Starkville, Mississippi

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
Canada Goose 29       3      
Wood Duck 16       6      
Gadwall 160       1      
Mallard 10       2      
Northern Shoveler 2       1      
Ring-necked Duck 490       3      
Greater Scaup 29       1      
Lesser Scaup 17       2      
Bufflehead 3       1      
Hooded Merganser 17       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 8       7      
Black Vulture 15       7      
Turkey Vulture 8       4      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 9       7      
American Kestrel 1       1      
American Coot 21       2      
Killdeer 20       7      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 1       1      
Mourning Dove 156       38      
Great Horned Owl 2       1      
Barred Owl 8       5      
Red-headed Woodpecker 4       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 24       15      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 38       24      
Hairy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 5       3      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       1      
Eastern Phoebe 8       4      
Loggerhead Shrike 1       1      
Blue-headed Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 50       22      
American Crow 38       12      
Purple Martin 2       1      
Carolina Chickadee 72       32      
Tufted Titmouse 62       29      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 8       7      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 6       4      
Brown Creeper 2       1      
Carolina Wren 39       24      
House Wren 8       4      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 11       5      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 13       6      
Eastern Bluebird 27       11      
American Robin 201       21      
Northern Mockingbird 63       26      
Brown Thrasher 6       5      
European Starling 14       3      
Cedar Waxwing 91       2      
Pine Warbler 19       6      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 16       6      
Eastern Towhee 8       4      
Chipping Sparrow 69       18      
Field Sparrow 7       3      
Fox Sparrow 6       1      
Song Sparrow 4       2      
Swamp Sparrow 2       1      
White-throated Sparrow 98       12      
White-crowned Sparrow 12       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 86       19      
Northern Cardinal 278       42      
Red-winged Blackbird 92       10      
Eastern Meadowlark 9       4      
Brewer's Blackbird 1       1      
Common Grackle 121       7      
Brown-headed Cowbird 31       2      
Purple Finch 40       12      
House Finch 43       17      
Pine Siskin 33       8      
American Goldfinch 698       29      
House Sparrow 34       7      
Total 3,538             

A total of 78 species were reported.

See a summary for Mississippi.

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