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2012 Results: Winter Haven, 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 28       1      
Wood Duck 9       2      
Blue-winged Teal 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 1       1      
Lesser Scaup 11       1      
Ruddy Duck 11       1      
Wild Turkey 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 25       7      
Wood Stork 5       4      
Double-crested Cormorant 220       6      
Anhinga 15       7      
American White Pelican 18       2      
Brown Pelican 8       3      
Great Blue Heron 16       8      
Great Egret 25       7      
Snowy Egret 6       4      
Little Blue Heron 4       3      
Tricolored Heron 2       2      
Cattle Egret 50       8      
Green Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
White Ibis 152       10      
Glossy Ibis 7       4      
Black Vulture 61       6      
Turkey Vulture 48       8      
Osprey 40       11      
Snail Kite 2       1      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Bald Eagle 9       6      
Red-shouldered Hawk 9       7      
Sora 1       1      
Purple Gallinule 4       2      
Common Gallinule 32       6      
American Coot 289       7      
Limpkin 12       7      
Sandhill Crane 21       7      
Whooping Crane 2       1      
Killdeer 7       3      
Greater Yellowlegs 2       2      
Lesser Yellowlegs 2       1      
Laughing Gull 120       3      
Ring-billed Gull 128       11      
Herring Gull 6       2      
Caspian Tern 27       3      
Forster's Tern 8       3      
Royal Tern 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 41       3      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 7       5      
White-winged Dove 40       7      
Mourning Dove 85       10      
Common Ground-Dove 4       1      
Eastern Screech-Owl 3       3      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 12       8      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 15       8      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
American Kestrel 6       2      
Monk Parakeet 4       1      
Eastern Phoebe 8       6      
Western Kingbird 7       1      
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher 2       1      
White-eyed Vireo 3       2      
Blue Jay 39       9      
American Crow 2       1      
Fish Crow 76       7      
Purple Martin 4       3      
Tree Swallow 532       11      
Tufted Titmouse 3       2      
House Wren 4       4      
Carolina Wren 6       4      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 9       6      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2       1      
Eastern Bluebird 2       2      
American Robin 11       2      
Gray Catbird 2       1      
Northern Mockingbird 44       10      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 35       3      
Cedar Waxwing 11       1      
Northern Parula 2       2      
Palm Warbler 27       9      
Pine Warbler 3       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 31       7      
Eastern Towhee 3       1      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 19       6      
Indigo Bunting 2       1      
Painted Bunting 4       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 38       7      
Common Grackle 19       5      
Boat-tailed Grackle 180       10      
Brown-headed Cowbird 76       3      
American Goldfinch 1       1      
House Sparrow 2       1      
Total 2,885             

A total of 98 species were reported.

See a summary for Florida.

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