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2003 Results: Alabama

Other years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012

See list of localities in Alabama with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Snow Goose 13       5      
Canada Goose 196       24      
Wood Duck 31       8      
Gadwall 4       1      
Mallard 146       24      
Blue-winged Teal 1       1      
Northern Shoveler 4       1      
Ring-necked Duck 10       3      
Lesser Scaup 87       3      
Bufflehead 7       3      
Red-breasted Merganser 3       1      
Northern Bobwhite 10       1      
Wild Turkey 90       10      
Common Loon 10       5      
Pied-billed Grebe 24       8      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Northern Gannet 4       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 192       10      
American White Pelican 3       1      
Brown Pelican 109       8      
Great Blue Heron 65       29      
Great Egret 16       2      
Snowy Egret 10       2      
Little Blue Heron 1       1      
Green Heron 1       1      
White Ibis 2       1      
Black Vulture 94       19      
Turkey Vulture 181       45      
Osprey 3       2      
Bald Eagle 3       2      
Northern Harrier 4       4      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4       4      
Cooper's Hawk 14       13      
Red-shouldered Hawk 20       13      
Red-tailed Hawk 66       48      
American Kestrel 18       9      
Merlin 3       3      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
American Coot 128       6      
Killdeer 61       18      
Greater Yellowlegs 2       1      
Willet 3       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 2       1      
Sanderling 24       1      
Wilson's Snipe 30       3      
American Woodcock 6       3      
Bonaparte's Gull 20       1      
Laughing Gull 96       2      
Ring-billed Gull 420       5      
Herring Gull 60       5      
Forster's Tern 15       1      
Royal Tern 32       2      
Rock Pigeon 258       15      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 80       20      
Mourning Dove 2,118       298      
Common Ground-Dove 18       7      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Eastern Screech-Owl 2       2      
Great Horned Owl 12       8      
Barred Owl 12       7      
Calliope Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 16       14      
Red-headed Woodpecker 34       25      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 325       216      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 42       32      
Downy Woodpecker 264       160      
Hairy Woodpecker 26       16      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 53       45      
Pileated Woodpecker 29       24      
Eastern Phoebe 22       16      
Loggerhead Shrike 11       7      
White-eyed Vireo 1       1      
Blue-headed Vireo 2       1      
Blue Jay 621       242      
American Crow 629       148      
Fish Crow 35       5      
Purple Martin 10       2      
Carolina Chickadee 777       254      
Tufted Titmouse 724       250      
White-breasted Nuthatch 184       94      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 127       68      
Brown Creeper 12       10      
Carolina Wren 358       195      
House Wren 29       10      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 3       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 6       5      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 35       32      
Eastern Bluebird 232       82      
Hermit Thrush 7       6      
American Robin 2,269       199      
Gray Catbird 7       5      
Northern Mockingbird 425       215      
Brown Thrasher 132       107      
European Starling 1,252       45      
American Pipit 14       5      
Cedar Waxwing 891       20      
Black-and-white Warbler 1       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 2       2      
Common Yellowthroat 10       4      
Palm Warbler 22       4      
Pine Warbler 206       101      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 272       79      
Eastern Towhee 287       135      
Chipping Sparrow 1,139       92      
Field Sparrow 122       24      
Vesper Sparrow 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 41       5      
Fox Sparrow 31       18      
Song Sparrow 362       77      
Swamp Sparrow 38       7      
White-throated Sparrow 1,015       181      
White-crowned Sparrow 39       8      
Dark-eyed Junco 678       134      
Scarlet Tanager 2       1      
Northern Cardinal 2,451       337      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,100       99      
Eastern Meadowlark 99       14      
Rusty Blackbird 7       5      
Brewer's Blackbird 51       4      
Common Grackle 2,014       109      
Brown-headed Cowbird 400       52      
Baltimore Oriole 3       2      
Purple Finch 64       20      
House Finch 1,194       208      
Red Crossbill 8       2      
Pine Siskin 1       1      
American Goldfinch 2,981       198      
House Sparrow 437       79      
Total 29,538             

A total of 131 species were reported.

See list of localities in Alabama with reports.

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