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2006 Results: South Padre Island, Texas

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
American Wigeon 53       3      
Mallard 2       1      
Mottled Duck 16       4      
Blue-winged Teal 8       2      
Northern Shoveler 6       2      
Northern Pintail 72       4      
Green-winged Teal 2       1      
Redhead 146       4      
Greater Scaup 1       1      
Lesser Scaup 20       4      
Bufflehead 12       4      
Red-breasted Merganser 28       4      
Ruddy Duck 1       1      
Common Loon 23       4      
Pied-billed Grebe 6       4      
Eared Grebe 63       4      
Northern Gannet 4       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 457       3      
American White Pelican 85       4      
Brown Pelican 295       5      
Great Blue Heron 38       5      
Great Egret 18       4      
Snowy Egret 36       5      
Little Blue Heron 34       4      
Tricolored Heron 27       4      
Reddish Egret 24       5      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 6       3      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
White Ibis 44       3      
Roseate Spoonbill 151       2      
Turkey Vulture 4       1      
Osprey 32       5      
White-tailed Kite 1       1      
Northern Harrier 6       3      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Crested Caracara 2       1      
American Kestrel 6       4      
Peregrine Falcon 7       3      
Clapper Rail 3       2      
Sora 3       3      
American Coot 50       5      
Black-bellied Plover 137       4      
Semipalmated Plover 6       1      
Piping Plover 2       1      
Killdeer 17       3      
American Oystercatcher 20       3      
Black-necked Stilt 53       5      
American Avocet 178       3      
Spotted Sandpiper 4       3      
Greater Yellowlegs 28       4      
Willet 359       4      
Lesser Yellowlegs 5       3      
Whimbrel 5       2      
Long-billed Curlew 83       4      
Marbled Godwit 47       2      
Ruddy Turnstone 28       4      
Red Knot 6       1      
Sanderling 49       5      
Western Sandpiper 56       3      
Least Sandpiper 68       3      
Dunlin 93       3      
Short-billed Dowitcher 69       3      
Laughing Gull 1,152       5      
Ring-billed Gull 103       5      
Herring Gull 46       3      
Gull-billed Tern 8       2      
Caspian Tern 49       5      
Common Tern 1       1      
Forster's Tern 62       5      
Royal Tern 36       5      
Black Skimmer 208       5      
Rock Pigeon 64       3      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 37       3      
White-winged Dove 4       1      
Mourning Dove 2       1      
Inca Dove 6       3      
Belted Kingfisher 5       4      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Tropical Kingbird 4       2      
Horned Lark 10       2      
House Wren 2       2      
Marsh Wren 2       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2       2      
Northern Mockingbird 21       4      
Northern Waterthrush 2       2      
Orange-crowned Warbler 10       4      
Common Yellowthroat 3       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 12       3      
Yellow-throated Warbler 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 10       3      
Seaside Sparrow 1       1      
Lincoln's Sparrow 4       2      
Red-winged Blackbird 199       5      
Great-tailed Grackle 281       4      
House Sparrow 167       3      
Total 5,624             

A total of 95 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

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