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2011 Results: Alabama

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See list of localities in Alabama with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Greater White-fronted Goose 8       2      
Snow Goose 22       7      
Canada Goose 1,300       164      
Wood Duck 173       37      
Gadwall 120       8      
American Black Duck 7       2      
Mallard 303       54      
Blue-winged Teal 4       2      
Northern Shoveler 42       4      
Northern Pintail 1       1      
Green-winged Teal 116       4      
Canvasback 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 287       16      
Lesser Scaup 76       9      
Bufflehead 89       12      
Hooded Merganser 123       11      
Red-breasted Merganser 4       2      
Ruddy Duck 35       3      
Northern Bobwhite 13       6      
Wild Turkey 180       21      
Common Loon 128       12      
Pied-billed Grebe 144       21      
Horned Grebe 44       1      
Northern Gannet 41       6      
Double-crested Cormorant 2,616       41      
Anhinga 6       3      
American White Pelican 162       4      
Brown Pelican 953       50      
American Bittern 2       2      
Great Blue Heron 593       121      
Great Egret 152       35      
Snowy Egret 68       7      
Little Blue Heron 4       4      
Tricolored Heron 11       1      
Cattle Egret 2       2      
White Ibis 23       5      
Black Vulture 567       76      
Turkey Vulture 430       127      
Osprey 33       20      
Bald Eagle 36       25      
Northern Harrier 27       21      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 18       16      
Cooper's Hawk 87       63      
Red-shouldered Hawk 112       77      
Red-tailed Hawk 290       162      
American Kestrel 45       35      
Merlin 3       3      
Peregrine Falcon 5       4      
American Coot 2,004       38      
Sandhill Crane 7       5      
Black-bellied Plover 1       1      
Killdeer 305       89      
Spotted Sandpiper 4       4      
Greater Yellowlegs 12       3      
Willet 42       15      
Lesser Yellowlegs 2       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 3       1      
Sanderling 528       12      
Least Sandpiper 20       3      
Dunlin 2       1      
Wilson's Snipe 98       9      
American Woodcock 3       3      
Bonaparte's Gull 227       5      
Laughing Gull 2,057       39      
Ring-billed Gull 1,712       35      
Herring Gull 248       24      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 5       5      
Great Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Caspian Tern 3       2      
Common Tern 2       1      
Forster's Tern 45       6      
Royal Tern 144       12      
Rock Pigeon 296       35      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 171       44      
White-winged Dove 7       5      
Mourning Dove 2,900       661      
Common Ground-Dove 50       17      
Barn Owl 5       5      
Eastern Screech-Owl 5       3      
Great Horned Owl 16       13      
Barred Owl 34       25      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 1       1      
Common Nighthawk 2       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 2       2      
Rufous Hummingbird 3       3      
Belted Kingfisher 54       47      
Red-headed Woodpecker 116       82      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 538       369      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 130       101      
Downy Woodpecker 656       389      
Hairy Woodpecker 104       73      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 5       2      
Northern Flicker 152       72      
Pileated Woodpecker 92       67      
Eastern Phoebe 132       92      
Ash-throated Flycatcher 1       1      
Western Kingbird 1       1      
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher 2       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 25       17      
White-eyed Vireo 3       1      
Blue-headed Vireo 5       4      
Blue Jay 1,113       463      
American Crow 3,543       500      
Fish Crow 146       24      
Horned Lark 1       1      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 7       3      
Purple Martin 58       15      
Tree Swallow 16       4      
Carolina Chickadee 1,781       625      
Tufted Titmouse 1,518       559      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 22       16      
White-breasted Nuthatch 438       255      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 336       184      
Brown Creeper 31       22      
Carolina Wren 775       390      
House Wren 77       55      
Winter Wren 17       8      
Marsh Wren 4       3      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 9       6      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 94       54      
Eastern Bluebird 916       312      
Hermit Thrush 27       24      
American Robin 4,796       484      
Gray Catbird 16       12      
Northern Mockingbird 1,199       506      
Brown Thrasher 290       211      
European Starling 2,430       126      
American Pipit 118       14      
Cedar Waxwing 793       59      
Orange-crowned Warbler 10       10      
Common Yellowthroat 6       5      
Palm Warbler 94       11      
Pine Warbler 293       148      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 591       179      
Yellow-throated Warbler 7       7      
Eastern Towhee 488       258      
Bachman's Sparrow 4       1      
Chipping Sparrow 1,790       235      
Field Sparrow 387       67      
Vesper Sparrow 16       4      
Savannah Sparrow 185       16      
Grasshopper Sparrow 1       1      
Henslow's Sparrow 3       1      
Seaside Sparrow 6       1      
Fox Sparrow 21       13      
Song Sparrow 446       127      
Swamp Sparrow 57       23      
White-throated Sparrow 1,000       256      
White-crowned Sparrow 113       28      
Dark-eyed Junco 822       229      
Northern Cardinal 3,974       807      
Red-winged Blackbird 104,899       292      
Eastern Meadowlark 170       27      
Rusty Blackbird 141       15      
Brewer's Blackbird 338       24      
Common Grackle 7,063       174      
Boat-tailed Grackle 24       6      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1,948       157      
Baltimore Oriole 2       1      
Purple Finch 928       199      
House Finch 1,675       387      
Pine Siskin 388       74      
American Goldfinch 6,030       496      
House Sparrow 996       175      
Total 177,976             

A total of 164 species were reported.

See list of localities in Alabama with reports.

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