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2005 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
Greater White-fronted Goose 2       1      
Canada Goose 301       32      
Wood Duck 103       18      
Mallard 74       21      
Blue-winged Teal 9       1      
Northern Shoveler 44       2      
Northern Pintail 11       2      
Green-winged Teal 4       1      
Canvasback 5       3      
Redhead 2       1      
Ring-necked Duck 442       6      
Lesser Scaup 84       4      
Bufflehead 49       4      
Red-breasted Merganser 55       1      
Ruddy Duck 25       2      
Northern Bobwhite 14       3      
Wild Turkey 81       13      
Common Loon 3       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 14       6      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 310       15      
Anhinga 2       2      
American White Pelican 10       1      
Brown Pelican 57       10      
American Bittern 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 104       64      
Great Egret 20       9      
Snowy Egret 10       2      
Little Blue Heron 10       7      
Cattle Egret 9       1      
Green Heron 2       1      
White Ibis 7       1      
Black Vulture 121       31      
Turkey Vulture 176       52      
Osprey 13       8      
Bald Eagle 6       3      
Northern Harrier 6       6      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 23       22      
Cooper's Hawk 28       24      
Red-shouldered Hawk 39       28      
Red-tailed Hawk 235       149      
American Kestrel 26       17      
American Coot 396       3      
Sandhill Crane 22       1      
Piping Plover 1       1      
Killdeer 709       99      
Greater Yellowlegs 3       2      
Lesser Yellowlegs 1       1      
Sanderling 11       1      
Least Sandpiper 4       1      
Long-billed Dowitcher 5       2      
Wilson's Snipe 8       3      
American Woodcock 2       2      
Bonaparte's Gull 35       1      
Laughing Gull 38       6      
Ring-billed Gull 467       11      
Herring Gull 44       4      
Royal Tern 1       1      
Sandwich Tern 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 644       80      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 150       28      
White-winged Dove 11       4      
Mourning Dove 3,081       549      
Common Ground-Dove 143       23      
Barn Owl 3       3      
Eastern Screech-Owl 2       2      
Great Horned Owl 9       6      
Barred Owl 15       11      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 4       3      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 1       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 9       9      
Belted Kingfisher 23       21      
Red-headed Woodpecker 90       63      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 447       277      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 72       62      
Downy Woodpecker 412       243      
Hairy Woodpecker 69       49      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 3       1      
Northern Flicker 136       78      
Pileated Woodpecker 54       46      
Eastern Phoebe 58       34      
Great Crested Flycatcher 1       1      
Western Kingbird 2       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 9       6      
White-eyed Vireo 2       2      
Blue-headed Vireo 3       3      
Blue Jay 1,610       491      
American Crow 1,626       361      
Fish Crow 189       13      
Horned Lark 5       1      
Purple Martin 83       37      
Tree Swallow 149       54      
Carolina Chickadee 1,385       449      
Tufted Titmouse 1,258       377      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 75       40      
White-breasted Nuthatch 279       149      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 164       83      
Brown Creeper 17       12      
Carolina Wren 466       271      
House Wren 334       116      
Winter Wren 12       6      
Sedge Wren 2       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 2       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 6       5      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 26       19      
Eastern Bluebird 520       192      
Hermit Thrush 10       9      
American Robin 6,675       472      
Gray Catbird 6       5      
Northern Mockingbird 1,045       406      
Brown Thrasher 170       119      
European Starling 3,257       236      
American Pipit 565       3      
Cedar Waxwing 1,320       46      
Black-and-white Warbler 1       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 2       2      
Common Yellowthroat 4       2      
Palm Warbler 4       3      
Pine Warbler 122       87      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 355       106      
Yellow-throated Warbler 2       2      
Eastern Towhee 551       216      
Bachman's Sparrow 8       2      
Chipping Sparrow 1,225       133      
Clay-colored Sparrow 4       2      
Field Sparrow 119       28      
Vesper Sparrow 11       2      
Savannah Sparrow 93       3      
Le Conte's Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 27       4      
Song Sparrow 1,325       214      
Swamp Sparrow 23       6      
White-throated Sparrow 898       180      
White-crowned Sparrow 47       11      
Dark-eyed Junco 693       154      
Summer Tanager 3       3      
Northern Cardinal 3,183       570      
Indigo Bunting 7       5      
Red-winged Blackbird 2,332       157      
Eastern Meadowlark 72       18      
Rusty Blackbird 372       6      
Brewer's Blackbird 8       4      
Common Grackle 6,702       169      
Boat-tailed Grackle 31       5      
Brown-headed Cowbird 997       99      
Baltimore Oriole 17       8      
Purple Finch 957       131      
House Finch 1,080       199      
Red Crossbill 15       1      
Pine Siskin 496       58      
American Goldfinch 6,434       365      
Evening Grosbeak 3       2      
House Sparrow 482       96      
Total 59,701             

A total of 153 species were reported.

See list of localities in Alabama with reports.

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