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2006 Results: Tallahassee, 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
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck 8       1      
Canada Goose 272       15      
Muscovy Duck 1       1      
Wood Duck 75       18      
Gadwall 5       1      
Mallard 81       8      
Blue-winged Teal 13       3      
Northern Shoveler 75       2      
Green-winged Teal 14       1      
Redhead 6       3      
Ring-necked Duck 423       8      
Lesser Scaup 442       3      
Bufflehead 107       3      
Hooded Merganser 100       8      
Red-breasted Merganser 7       2      
Ruddy Duck 12       3      
Wild Turkey 3       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 94       21      
Wood Stork 17       11      
Double-crested Cormorant 290       18      
Anhinga 30       10      
Great Blue Heron 27       15      
Great Egret 52       27      
Snowy Egret 22       9      
Little Blue Heron 3       3      
Cattle Egret 13       5      
White Ibis 31       10      
Black Vulture 47       9      
Turkey Vulture 140       33      
Osprey 27       15      
Bald Eagle 4       4      
Northern Harrier 7       6      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 5       5      
Cooper's Hawk 6       5      
Red-shouldered Hawk 58       40      
Red-tailed Hawk 37       17      
American Kestrel 13       9      
Merlin 2       2      
American Coot 1,198       14      
Sandhill Crane 2       1      
Killdeer 75       14      
Greater Yellowlegs 8       5      
Lesser Yellowlegs 4       2      
Least Sandpiper 43       5      
Short-billed Dowitcher 16       2      
Wilson's Snipe 13       6      
Ring-billed Gull 432       10      
Herring Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 160       11      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 37       18      
White-winged Dove 2       2      
Mourning Dove 201       84      
Common Ground-Dove 47       16      
Great Horned Owl 2       2      
Barred Owl 10       8      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 6       5      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 2       2      
Rufous Hummingbird 4       3      
Allen's Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 10       10      
Red-headed Woodpecker 20       14      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 117       77      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 10       10      
Downy Woodpecker 54       43      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 2       1      
Northern Flicker 23       15      
Pileated Woodpecker 27       20      
Least Flycatcher 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 30       25      
Loggerhead Shrike 14       7      
White-eyed Vireo 12       10      
Blue-headed Vireo 4       4      
Blue Jay 228       85      
American Crow 181       40      
Fish Crow 31       7      
Purple Martin 22       3      
Tree Swallow 89       5      
Carolina Chickadee 234       107      
Tufted Titmouse 208       92      
White-breasted Nuthatch 27       21      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 9       4      
Carolina Wren 157       87      
House Wren 33       17      
Sedge Wren 4       2      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 3       3      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 4       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 45       25      
Eastern Bluebird 67       34      
Hermit Thrush 10       10      
American Robin 609       39      
Gray Catbird 10       8      
Northern Mockingbird 145       73      
Brown Thrasher 52       37      
European Starling 120       11      
American Pipit 10       4      
Cedar Waxwing 57       10      
Black-and-white Warbler 2       2      
Orange-crowned Warbler 10       9      
Common Yellowthroat 6       4      
Yellow Warbler 2       1      
Palm Warbler 42       11      
Pine Warbler 56       31      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 671       85      
Yellow-throated Warbler 4       4      
Eastern Towhee 32       18      
Chipping Sparrow 954       62      
Field Sparrow 33       6      
Savannah Sparrow 27       7      
Grasshopper Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 11       3      
Swamp Sparrow 25       6      
White-throated Sparrow 4       3      
Summer Tanager 4       4      
Northern Cardinal 472       135      
Red-winged Blackbird 418       41      
Eastern Meadowlark 30       2      
Common Grackle 225       27      
Boat-tailed Grackle 54       5      
Brown-headed Cowbird 53       10      
Bullock's Oriole 1       1      
Baltimore Oriole 37       15      
Purple Finch 6       2      
House Finch 148       48      
Pine Siskin 7       5      
American Goldfinch 548       67      
House Sparrow 74       10      
Total 11,470             

A total of 127 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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