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2008 Results: Saint Petersburg, 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
Muscovy Duck 27       8      
Mallard 125       16      
Mottled Duck 47       10      
Blue-winged Teal 3       1      
Ring-necked Duck 2       1      
Greater Scaup 1       1      
Lesser Scaup 95       7      
White-winged Scoter 1       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 34       2      
Common Loon 6       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 7       2      
Wood Stork 27       8      
Northern Gannet 8       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 336       21      
Anhinga 27       9      
American White Pelican 63       3      
Brown Pelican 481       16      
Great Blue Heron 122       24      
Great Egret 139       24      
Snowy Egret 54       19      
Little Blue Heron 15       10      
Tricolored Heron 16       8      
Reddish Egret 16       7      
Cattle Egret 40       6      
Green Heron 6       5      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 9       4      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 23       10      
White Ibis 611       28      
Roseate Spoonbill 1       1      
Black Vulture 21       5      
Turkey Vulture 276       20      
Osprey 137       32      
Bald Eagle 9       7      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4       3      
Cooper's Hawk 11       7      
Red-shouldered Hawk 11       5      
Broad-winged Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       4      
American Kestrel 2       2      
Merlin 2       2      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Clapper Rail 1       1      
Virginia Rail 1       1      
Purple Gallinule 1       1      
American Coot 53       3      
Limpkin 8       3      
Sandhill Crane 6       1      
Black-bellied Plover 272       2      
Wilson's Plover 8       1      
Semipalmated Plover 120       1      
Piping Plover 11       1      
Killdeer 8       4      
American Oystercatcher 45       5      
Spotted Sandpiper 3       3      
Willet 318       5      
Whimbrel 1       1      
Marbled Godwit 80       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 50       2      
Red Knot 80       1      
Sanderling 451       5      
Western Sandpiper 300       1      
Least Sandpiper 100       1      
Dunlin 1,677       4      
Short-billed Dowitcher 877       5      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
American Woodcock 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 8       2      
Laughing Gull 717       28      
Ring-billed Gull 411       17      
Herring Gull 35       6      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Caspian Tern 6       4      
Common Tern 1       1      
Forster's Tern 76       9      
Royal Tern 106       6      
Sandwich Tern 11       3      
Black Skimmer 1,101       6      
Rock Pigeon 158       16      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 98       23      
White-winged Dove 2       2      
Mourning Dove 84       20      
Common Ground-Dove 45       5      
Nanday Parakeet 77       11      
Monk Parakeet 155       17      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Eastern Screech-Owl 10       5      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 11       7      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 32       11      
Downy Woodpecker 10       6      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       1      
Eastern Phoebe 7       5      
Loggerhead Shrike 17       12      
White-eyed Vireo 1       1      
Blue-headed Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 127       25      
American Crow 72       17      
Fish Crow 453       14      
Purple Martin 4       2      
Tufted Titmouse 1       1      
Carolina Wren 11       5      
House Wren 6       3      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 48       7      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 3       2      
Hermit Thrush 2       1      
American Robin 1,301       5      
Gray Catbird 39       5      
Northern Mockingbird 67       19      
Brown Thrasher 3       3      
European Starling 615       12      
Black-and-white Warbler 5       3      
Orange-crowned Warbler 3       3      
Common Yellowthroat 7       3      
Northern Parula 2       2      
Palm Warbler 58       9      
Pine Warbler 19       6      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 169       8      
Yellow-throated Warbler 1       1      
Prairie Warbler 5       4      
Chipping Sparrow 4       1      
Savannah Sparrow 20       1      
Nelson's Sparrow 12       1      
Northern Cardinal 70       21      
Red-winged Blackbird 34       8      
Rusty Blackbird 1       1      
Common Grackle 2,521       14      
Boat-tailed Grackle 120       10      
Brown-headed Cowbird 226       7      
House Finch 30       6      
American Goldfinch 11       6      
House Sparrow 19       6      
Total 16,571             

A total of 134 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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