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2009 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
Wood Duck 2       1      
Mallard 50       12      
Mottled Duck 68       15      
Blue-winged Teal 7       4      
Green-winged Teal 1       1      
Canvasback 1       1      
Redhead 173       2      
Ring-necked Duck 11       2      
Lesser Scaup 802       11      
Hooded Merganser 4       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 110       11      
Ruddy Duck 4       1      
Wild Turkey 2       1      
Common Loon 256       5      
Pied-billed Grebe 31       7      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Wood Stork 55       14      
Double-crested Cormorant 561       51      
Anhinga 139       28      
American White Pelican 179       6      
Brown Pelican 434       40      
American Bittern 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 135       38      
Great Egret 238       40      
Snowy Egret 115       31      
Little Blue Heron 32       21      
Tricolored Heron 33       16      
Reddish Egret 7       7      
Cattle Egret 112       11      
Green Heron 6       4      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 54       5      
White Ibis 576       46      
Glossy Ibis 11       2      
Roseate Spoonbill 21       14      
Black Vulture 167       19      
Turkey Vulture 549       27      
Osprey 193       44      
Bald Eagle 11       8      
Northern Harrier 4       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3       3      
Cooper's Hawk 15       10      
Red-shouldered Hawk 16       9      
Broad-winged Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 12       9      
American Kestrel 32       8      
Merlin 4       4      
Clapper Rail 1       1      
Virginia Rail 1       1      
Purple Gallinule 2       1      
American Coot 49       7      
Limpkin 8       6      
Black-bellied Plover 214       8      
Wilson's Plover 45       3      
Semipalmated Plover 178       6      
Piping Plover 19       4      
Killdeer 48       4      
American Oystercatcher 18       9      
Black-necked Stilt 3       1      
Spotted Sandpiper 3       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 11       2      
Willet 304       16      
Lesser Yellowlegs 23       2      
Whimbrel 1       1      
Marbled Godwit 196       5      
Ruddy Turnstone 104       13      
Red Knot 30       2      
Sanderling 410       17      
Western Sandpiper 128       5      
Least Sandpiper 132       5      
Dunlin 1,077       9      
Short-billed Dowitcher 145       3      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 6       2      
Laughing Gull 2,267       53      
Ring-billed Gull 1,074       37      
Herring Gull 136       14      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Caspian Tern 10       3      
Forster's Tern 279       16      
Royal Tern 400       13      
Sandwich Tern 32       6      
Black Skimmer 2,291       8      
Rock Pigeon 121       15      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 108       27      
White-winged Dove 2       1      
Mourning Dove 220       36      
Common Ground-Dove 18       6      
Nanday Parakeet 124       15      
Monk Parakeet 102       11      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 3       3      
Belted Kingfisher 23       16      
Red-headed Woodpecker 4       4      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 26       16      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 11       8      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 3       3      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       2      
Eastern Phoebe 11       5      
Loggerhead Shrike 29       10      
White-eyed Vireo 1       1      
Blue-headed Vireo 3       3      
Blue Jay 158       30      
American Crow 58       12      
Fish Crow 2,746       33      
Carolina Chickadee 1       1      
Tufted Titmouse 4       2      
Sedge Wren 3       1      
Marsh Wren 2       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 45       16      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 5       3      
Hermit Thrush 3       3      
American Robin 313,996       10      
Gray Catbird 33       8      
Northern Mockingbird 101       35      
Brown Thrasher 9       6      
European Starling 47,830       20      
Cedar Waxwing 2,080       5      
Ovenbird 2       2      
Northern Waterthrush 2       2      
Black-and-white Warbler 5       3      
Orange-crowned Warbler 2       1      
Common Yellowthroat 2       1      
Northern Parula 3       2      
Palm Warbler 257       18      
Pine Warbler 19       9      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 398       17      
Yellow-throated Warbler 1       1      
Prairie Warbler 4       4      
Eastern Towhee 2       1      
Chipping Sparrow 3       1      
Savannah Sparrow 18       4      
Nelson's Sparrow 1       1      
Saltmarsh Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 4       2      
Swamp Sparrow 3       1      
Northern Cardinal 76       22      
Red-winged Blackbird 492       12      
Rusty Blackbird 1       1      
Common Grackle 40,133       20      
Boat-tailed Grackle 192       19      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2,249       8      
House Finch 22       7      
American Goldfinch 39       10      
House Sparrow 44       10      
Total 426,751             

A total of 146 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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