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2002 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 [alphabetic]
[taxonomic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
African Collared-Dove 18       2      
American Avocet 20       1      
American Bittern 11       9      
American Black Duck 10       5      
American Coot 4,523       112      
American Crow 4,289       450      
American Goldfinch 3,889       288      
American Kestrel 186       129      
American Oystercatcher 71       16      
American Pipit 8       5      
American Redstart 9       7      
American Robin 12,289       303      
American White Pelican 1,328       49      
American Wigeon 362       7      
American Woodcock 4       3      
Anhinga 1,089       269      
Bald Eagle 193       127      
Baltimore Oriole 25       13      
Bananaquit 1       1      
Barn Owl 4       3      
Barn Swallow 17       5      
Barred Owl 58       40      
Bay-breasted Warbler 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 313       201      
Black Skimmer 1,928       14      
Black Vulture 1,356       225      
Black-and-white Warbler 63       45      
Black-bellied Plover 275       17      
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck 434       5      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 184       22      
Black-headed Gull 1       1      
Black-necked Stilt 30       5      
Black-throated Blue Warbler 1       1      
Black-throated Green Warbler 1       1      
Black-whiskered Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 2,766       892      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 469       181      
Blue-winged Teal 542       42      
Boat-tailed Grackle 3,984       340      
Bonaparte's Gull 442       23      
Brewer's Blackbird 101       14      
Broad-winged Hawk 25       14      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Brown Noddy 75       1      
Brown Pelican 2,574       254      
Brown Thrasher 206       164      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1,552       116      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 145       23      
Budgerigar 9       2      
Bufflehead 170       21      
Burrowing Owl 25       9      
Canada Goose 201       37      
Canvasback 1       1      
Cape May Warbler 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 703       245      
Carolina Wren 793       369      
Caspian Tern 54       15      
Cattle Egret 1,389       163      
Cedar Waxwing 1,027       60      
Chestnut-fronted Macaw 4       1      
Chimney Swift 4       2      
Chipping Sparrow 3,621       264      
Chuck-will's-widow 2       2      
Clapper Rail 5       5      
Common Goldeneye 1       1      
Common Grackle 4,763       487      
Common Ground-Dove 661       178      
Common Hill Myna 6       1      
Common Loon 134       50      
Common Myna 12       4      
Common Snipe 129       27      
Common Tern 95       4      
Common Yellowthroat 66       30      
Cooper's Hawk 48       40      
Crested Caracara 7       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 14       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 4,266       292      
Downy Woodpecker 277       208      
Dunlin 1,036       14      
Eared Grebe 3       1      
Eastern Bluebird 402       120      
Eastern Kingbird 4       1      
Eastern Meadowlark 103       22      
Eastern Phoebe 219       141      
Eastern Screech-Owl 35       26      
Eastern Towhee 234       120      
Eastern Whip-poor-will 3       3      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 1,832       322      
Eurasian Wigeon 1       1      
European Starling 2,422       221      
Field Sparrow 83       24      
Fish Crow 3,589       173      
Florida Scrub-Jay 145       42      
Forster's Tern 174       49      
Gadwall 21       3      
Glossy Ibis 412       41      
Grasshopper Sparrow 2       2      
Gray Catbird 373       180      
Great Black-backed Gull 96       7      
Great Blue Heron 917       440      
Great Crested Flycatcher 20       10      
Great Egret 1,186       336      
Great Horned Owl 47       27      
Greater Scaup 4       3      
Greater Yellowlegs 46       16      
Green Heron 98       76      
Green-winged Teal 69       8      
Gull-billed Tern 4       2      
Hairy Woodpecker 26       23      
Heermann's Gull 1       1      
Hermit Thrush 36       31      
Herring Gull 1,747       107      
Hooded Merganser 275       47      
Horned Grebe 10       5      
House Finch 482       126      
House Sparrow 1,022       129      
House Wren 130       56      
Indigo Bunting 11       4      
Killdeer 749       138      
King Rail 1       1      
Laughing Gull 9,723       205      
Least Bittern 4       1      
Least Sandpiper 283       25      
Least Tern 7       1      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 2       2      
Lesser Nighthawk 3       1      
Lesser Scaup 8,270       52      
Lesser Yellowlegs 62       19      
Limpkin 32       19      
Little Blue Heron 679       237      
Loggerhead Shrike 261       139      
Long-billed Dowitcher 5       1      
Louisiana Waterthrush 1       1      
Magnificent Frigatebird 17       8      
Mallard 967       143      
Marbled Godwit 35       2      
Marsh Wren 9       6      
Merlin 6       6      
Monk Parakeet 962       98      
Mottled Duck 425       70      
Mourning Dove 7,654       1,209      
Muscovy Duck 199       25      
Nanday Parakeet 78       9      
Northern Bobwhite 117       17      
Northern Cardinal 3,272       1,007      
Northern Flicker 165       114      
Northern Gannet 47       4      
Northern Harrier 24       22      
Northern Mockingbird 2,238       899      
Northern Parula 56       35      
Northern Pintail 19       3      
Northern Shoveler 306       15      
Northern Waterthrush 2       2      
Orange-crowned Warbler 44       16      
Orange-winged Parrot 7       1      
Osprey 761       355      
Ovenbird 14       10      
Painted Bunting 293       88      
Palm Warbler 1,168       262      
Peregrine Falcon 18       11      
Pied-billed Grebe 459       100      
Pileated Woodpecker 289       204      
Pine Siskin 101       17      
Pine Warbler 476       139      
Piping Plover 11       2      
Prairie Warbler 23       18      
Purple Finch 103       28      
Purple Gallinule 59       18      
Purple Martin 476       78      
Purple Sandpiper 6       1      
Purple Swamphen 3       1      
Red Knot 297       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1,179       697      
Red-breasted Merganser 161       22      
Red-crowned Parrot 2       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 104       62      
Red-masked Parakeet 6       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 481       288      
Red-tailed Hawk 177       101      
Red-throated Loon 4       1      
Red-whiskered Bulbul 10       5      
Red-winged Blackbird 5,165       475      
Reddish Egret 33       14      
Redhead 270       2      
Ring-billed Gull 6,667       266      
Ring-necked Duck 368       29      
Rock Pigeon 2,511       217      
Roseate Spoonbill 95       25      
Royal Tern 671       50      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 164       90      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 75       51      
Ruddy Duck 137       6      
Ruddy Turnstone 463       32      
Rufous Hummingbird 11       10      
Rusty Blackbird 41       9      
Sanderling 527       33      
Sandhill Crane 720       141      
Sandwich Tern 26       7      
Savannah Sparrow 172       19      
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher 52       6      
Semipalmated Plover 95       13      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 37       35      
Shiny Cowbird 1       1      
Short-billed Dowitcher 248       13      
Short-tailed Hawk 9       8      
Smooth-billed Ani 2       1      
Snail Kite 9       7      
Snow Goose 254       3      
Snowy Egret 1,000       190      
Solitary Sandpiper 11       8      
Song Sparrow 354       41      
Sooty Tern 200       1      
Sora 2       2      
Spot-breasted Oriole 41       21      
Spotted Sandpiper 22       8      
Stilt Sandpiper 16       2      
Summer Tanager 6       6      
Swallow-tailed Kite 1       1      
Swamp Sparrow 113       19      
Thayer's Gull 1       1      
Tree Swallow 5,330       134      
Tricolored Heron 387       128      
Tropical Kingbird 1       1      
Tufted Titmouse 1,208       435      
Tundra Swan 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 3,818       614      
Vermilion Flycatcher 1       1      
Vesper Sparrow 9       5      
Virginia Rail 6       2      
Western Kingbird 13       1      
Western Sandpiper 26       3      
Whimbrel 1       1      
White Ibis 6,494       327      
White-breasted Nuthatch 20       15      
White-crowned Pigeon 33       14      
White-eyed Vireo 100       55      
White-throated Sparrow 99       43      
White-winged Dove 492       113      
White-winged Parakeet 2       1      
Whooping Crane 3       2      
Wild Turkey 259       18      
Willet 1,963       40      
Wilson's Plover 37       2      
Wilson's Warbler 1       1      
Winter Wren 25       8      
Wood Duck 540       72      
Wood Stork 512       128      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 79       68      
Yellow-chevroned Parakeet 43       10      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 74       29      
Yellow-headed Blackbird 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 5,948       529      
Yellow-throated Vireo 1       1      
Yellow-throated Warbler 55       41      
Total 173,267             

A total of 255 species were reported.

See list of localities in Florida with reports.

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