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