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2000 Results: Florida

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

See list of localities in Florida with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Snow Goose 26       5      
Canada Goose 228       26      
Wood Duck 504       60      
Gadwall 10       3      
American Wigeon 52       10      
American Black Duck 84       17      
Mallard 1,069       187      
Mottled Duck 416       61      
Blue-winged Teal 591       29      
Northern Shoveler 83       6      
Northern Pintail 32       1      
Green-winged Teal 230       12      
Ring-necked Duck 327       23      
Greater Scaup 70       1      
Lesser Scaup 1,552       25      
Bufflehead 111       12      
Hooded Merganser 122       25      
Red-breasted Merganser 160       34      
Ruddy Duck 55       7      
Northern Bobwhite 180       26      
Wild Turkey 168       14      
Common Loon 210       35      
Pied-billed Grebe 360       138      
Horned Grebe 22       13      
Wood Stork 406       129      
Magnificent Frigatebird 1       1      
Northern Gannet 262       9      
Double-crested Cormorant 3,638       304      
Anhinga 1,121       286      
American White Pelican 873       37      
Brown Pelican 2,342       272      
American Bittern 3       1      
Great Blue Heron 1,115       446      
Great Egret 1,177       325      
Snowy Egret 1,358       230      
Little Blue Heron 631       257      
Tricolored Heron 275       116      
Reddish Egret 1       1      
Cattle Egret 1,794       200      
Green Heron 125       90      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 58       27      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 2       2      
White Ibis 3,312       300      
Glossy Ibis 556       48      
Roseate Spoonbill 82       14      
Black Vulture 1,205       204      
Turkey Vulture 4,319       591      
Osprey 774       387      
Bald Eagle 232       109      
Northern Harrier 33       28      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 41       38      
Cooper's Hawk 47       41      
Red-shouldered Hawk 348       210      
Broad-winged Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 192       119      
Crested Caracara 5       3      
American Kestrel 235       164      
Merlin 1       1      
Clapper Rail 28       5      
Virginia Rail 1       1      
Purple Swamphen 1       1      
Purple Gallinule 2       2      
American Coot 6,213       186      
Limpkin 56       34      
Sandhill Crane 2,914       124      
Black-bellied Plover 366       21      
Semipalmated Plover 191       23      
Killdeer 497       86      
American Oystercatcher 75       13      
Black-necked Stilt 1       1      
Spotted Sandpiper 50       21      
Solitary Sandpiper 24       8      
Greater Yellowlegs 64       17      
Willet 591       36      
Lesser Yellowlegs 44       11      
Marbled Godwit 15       3      
Ruddy Turnstone 171       19      
Red Knot 45       1      
Sanderling 292       13      
Semipalmated Sandpiper 3       1      
Western Sandpiper 201       2      
Least Sandpiper 93       5      
Dunlin 1,189       7      
Short-billed Dowitcher 300       1      
Common Snipe 5       4      
Bonaparte's Gull 399       41      
Laughing Gull 1,423       76      
Ring-billed Gull 4,448       235      
Herring Gull 1,400       99      
Great Black-backed Gull 131       17      
Least Tern 1       1      
Gull-billed Tern 31       10      
Caspian Tern 65       16      
Common Tern 4       1      
Forster's Tern 162       36      
Royal Tern 1,107       50      
Sandwich Tern 20       8      
Black Skimmer 1,008       34      
Rock Pigeon 1,764       184      
White-crowned Pigeon 15       8      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 1,271       255      
White-winged Dove 381       83      
Mourning Dove 7,658       1,250      
Common Ground-Dove 891       169      
Budgerigar 36       3      
Monk Parakeet 44       6      
Barn Owl 26       11      
Eastern Screech-Owl 44       38      
Great Horned Owl 37       24      
Barred Owl 41       27      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 63       46      
Buff-bellied Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 358       204      
Red-headed Woodpecker 139       92      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1,171       710      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 69       58      
Downy Woodpecker 242       177      
Hairy Woodpecker 24       16      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 166       91      
Pileated Woodpecker 235       167      
Eastern Phoebe 147       104      
Great Crested Flycatcher 19       16      
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher 2       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 209       120      
White-eyed Vireo 101       64      
Black-whiskered Vireo 6       2      
Blue Jay 3,080       930      
Florida Scrub-Jay 151       37      
American Crow 5,316       466      
Fish Crow 3,166       184      
Purple Martin 751       101      
Tree Swallow 3,188       76      
Barn Swallow 18       2      
Carolina Chickadee 599       217      
Tufted Titmouse 1,223       404      
White-breasted Nuthatch 16       10      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 57       28      
Carolina Wren 662       333      
House Wren 143       67      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Sedge Wren 30       6      
Marsh Wren 15       13      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 349       148      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 6       5      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 201       94      
Eastern Bluebird 301       111      
Veery 1       1      
Hermit Thrush 17       15      
Wood Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 5,665       249      
Gray Catbird 230       129      
Northern Mockingbird 2,277       841      
Brown Thrasher 252       177      
Common Myna 2       1      
European Starling 3,282       249      
American Pipit 17       3      
Cedar Waxwing 678       52      
Ovenbird 13       12      
Black-and-white Warbler 50       29      
Orange-crowned Warbler 21       17      
Common Yellowthroat 53       32      
Northern Parula 28       20      
Yellow Warbler 1       1      
Palm Warbler 577       184      
Pine Warbler 516       136      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 3,615       371      
Yellow-throated Warbler 45       25      
Prairie Warbler 30       17      
Eastern Towhee 252       114      
Chipping Sparrow 1,783       174      
Field Sparrow 193       22      
Vesper Sparrow 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 75       10      
Fox Sparrow 6       3      
Song Sparrow 278       56      
Swamp Sparrow 26       13      
White-throated Sparrow 101       36      
Dark-eyed Junco 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 2,950       965      
Indigo Bunting 23       5      
Painted Bunting 240       69      
Red-winged Blackbird 6,645       468      
Eastern Meadowlark 45       9      
Rusty Blackbird 7       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 132       14      
Common Grackle 5,514       577      
Boat-tailed Grackle 778       96      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1,415       125      
Orchard Oriole 1       1      
Spot-breasted Oriole 2       2      
Baltimore Oriole 20       9      
Purple Finch 27       7      
House Finch 557       115      
Pine Siskin 29       5      
American Goldfinch 2,682       202      
Evening Grosbeak 2       1      
House Sparrow 841       170      
Total 133,290             

A total of 198 species were reported.

See list of localities in Florida with reports.

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