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2009 Results: South Padre Island, Texas

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

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Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
American Wigeon 20       1      
Mottled Duck 4       1      
Northern Pintail 2       2      
Redhead 42       2      
Lesser Scaup 20       1      
Bufflehead 2       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 2       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Northern Gannet 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 2       1      
Brown Pelican 40       2      
Great Blue Heron 6       2      
Great Egret 3       1      
Little Blue Heron 2       1      
Tricolored Heron 5       2      
Reddish Egret 4       2      
White Ibis 2       1      
Osprey 2       1      
American Coot 1       1      
Killdeer 6       1      
Willet 20       1      
Lesser Yellowlegs 2       1      
Long-billed Curlew 4       2      
Marbled Godwit 17       2      
Ruddy Turnstone 9       1      
Sanderling 22       1      
Least Sandpiper 33       1      
Short-billed Dowitcher 27       2      
Laughing Gull 65       2      
Ring-billed Gull 18       2      
Herring Gull 1       1      
Caspian Tern 5       2      
Forster's Tern 2       1      
Royal Tern 14       2      
Sandwich Tern 4       1      
Black Skimmer 99       2      
Rock Pigeon 90       1      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 1       1      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 13       2      
Long-billed Thrasher 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 5       1      
Savannah Sparrow 3       1      
Lincoln's Sparrow 1       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 30       1      
Great-tailed Grackle 4       1      
House Sparrow 39       1      
Total 697             

A total of 47 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

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