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2009 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
Snow Goose 2       2      
Canada Goose 735       81      
Wood Duck 411       34      
Gadwall 41       3      
American Wigeon 6       1      
Mallard 35       8      
Blue-winged Teal 22       4      
Green-winged Teal 1       1      
Canvasback 1       1      
Redhead 49       2      
Ring-necked Duck 2,388       10      
Lesser Scaup 529       10      
Bufflehead 34       4      
Hooded Merganser 169       16      
Ruddy Duck 12       3      
Northern Bobwhite 9       3      
Wild Turkey 27       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 87       25      
Wood Stork 36       9      
Double-crested Cormorant 428       33      
Anhinga 512       31      
American White Pelican 7       1      
American Bittern 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 86       46      
Great Egret 194       54      
Snowy Egret 26       12      
Little Blue Heron 29       12      
Tricolored Heron 3       3      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
White Ibis 124       21      
Black Vulture 72       25      
Turkey Vulture 449       66      
Osprey 36       19      
Bald Eagle 29       19      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 7       6      
Cooper's Hawk 7       6      
Red-shouldered Hawk 89       62      
Red-tailed Hawk 41       28      
American Kestrel 5       5      
Merlin 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
American Coot 5,160       18      
Limpkin 2       1      
Killdeer 57       13      
Greater Yellowlegs 5       4      
Lesser Yellowlegs 9       5      
Sanderling 1       1      
Wilson's Snipe 6       3      
Ring-billed Gull 1,170       31      
Herring Gull 101       2      
Forster's Tern 8       4      
Rock Pigeon 372       18      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 96       20      
White-winged Dove 3       1      
Mourning Dove 677       232      
Common Ground-Dove 80       34      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 3       3      
Barred Owl 35       21      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 9       9      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 1       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 16       15      
Calliope Hummingbird 1       1      
Buff-bellied Hummingbird 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 28       18      
Red-headed Woodpecker 57       37      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 227       159      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 30       22      
Downy Woodpecker 102       80      
Hairy Woodpecker 8       6      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 68       39      
Pileated Woodpecker 71       47      
Eastern Phoebe 63       41      
Loggerhead Shrike 8       8      
White-eyed Vireo 44       21      
Blue-headed Vireo 11       9      
Blue Jay 477       179      
American Crow 449       87      
Fish Crow 46       13      
Purple Martin 25       11      
Tree Swallow 500       21      
Carolina Chickadee 815       299      
Tufted Titmouse 545       236      
White-breasted Nuthatch 80       61      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 14       8      
Carolina Wren 436       224      
House Wren 65       37      
Winter Wren 4       2      
Sedge Wren 1       1      
Marsh Wren 2       2      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 21       11      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 4       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 147       58      
Eastern Bluebird 180       71      
Hermit Thrush 13       11      
American Robin 2,768       90      
Gray Catbird 15       14      
Northern Mockingbird 360       174      
Brown Thrasher 64       47      
European Starling 222       14      
American Pipit 1       1      
Cedar Waxwing 878       49      
Ovenbird 1       1      
Black-and-white Warbler 12       8      
Orange-crowned Warbler 26       17      
Common Yellowthroat 8       6      
Palm Warbler 66       21      
Pine Warbler 191       79      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1,247       135      
Yellow-throated Warbler 26       17      
Wilson's Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 81       29      
Chipping Sparrow 2,845       205      
Field Sparrow 160       13      
Vesper Sparrow 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 17       6      
Song Sparrow 126       13      
Swamp Sparrow 27       11      
White-throated Sparrow 46       14      
Dark-eyed Junco 30       9      
Summer Tanager 1       1      
Western Tanager 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 1,924       354      
Painted Bunting 1       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,038       119      
Eastern Meadowlark 7       2      
Rusty Blackbird 250       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 4       3      
Common Grackle 1,553       72      
Boat-tailed Grackle 171       19      
Brown-headed Cowbird 767       49      
Bullock's Oriole 1       1      
Baltimore Oriole 139       43      
House Finch 627       166      
Pine Siskin 902       106      
American Goldfinch 3,699       260      
House Sparrow 143       29      
Total 39,546             

A total of 138 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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