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2003 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
American Avocet 202       6      
American Bittern 22       8      
American Coot 3,450       102      
American Crow 3,725       447      
American Goldfinch 4,826       457      
American Kestrel 229       123      
American Oystercatcher 34       8      
American Pipit 105       5      
American Redstart 3       2      
American Robin 10,772       778      
American Tree Sparrow 1       1      
American White Pelican 2,072       59      
American Wigeon 389       12      
American Woodcock 1       1      
Anhinga 1,483       312      
Bachman's Sparrow 16       9      
Bald Eagle 235       154      
Baltimore Oriole 58       43      
Barn Owl 3       3      
Barn Swallow 17       2      
Barred Owl 48       35      
Belted Kingfisher 283       182      
Black Skimmer 1,423       21      
Black Vulture 1,546       280      
Black-and-white Warbler 61       44      
Black-bellied Plover 415       20      
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck 227       9      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 3       3      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 99       27      
Black-necked Stilt 15       3      
Black-throated Blue Warbler 1       1      
Black-throated Green Warbler 1       1      
Blue Jay 3,566       1,123      
Blue-crowned Parakeet 41       7      
Blue-fronted Parrot 13       2      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 537       154      
Blue-headed Vireo 56       27      
Blue-winged Teal 1,049       39      
Boat-tailed Grackle 5,109       359      
Bonaparte's Gull 281       22      
Brewer's Blackbird 99       16      
Broad-winged Hawk 4       3      
Brown Booby 27       3      
Brown Pelican 2,309       274      
Brown Thrasher 401       288      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1,615       131      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 60       29      
Budgerigar 20       2      
Bufflehead 83       17      
Burrowing Owl 45       6      
Calliope Hummingbird 2       2      
Canada Goose 433       46      
Canvasback 8       1      
Carolina Chickadee 851       347      
Carolina Wren 1,100       529      
Caspian Tern 97       25      
Cattle Egret 1,575       214      
Cedar Waxwing 1,670       94      
Chestnut-fronted Macaw 34       5      
Chipping Sparrow 3,663       369      
Chuck-will's-widow 7       5      
Clapper Rail 16       6      
Common Grackle 5,772       574      
Common Ground-Dove 575       169      
Common Hill Myna 16       2      
Common Loon 293       53      
Common Myna 4       2      
Common Tern 108       27      
Common Yellowthroat 126       44      
Cooper's Hawk 81       69      
Crested Caracara 10       6      
Dark-eyed Junco 16       12      
Double-crested Cormorant 5,388       348      
Downy Woodpecker 417       283      
Dunlin 964       11      
Eared Grebe 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 465       138      
Eastern Meadowlark 128       26      
Eastern Phoebe 277       178      
Eastern Screech-Owl 32       24      
Eastern Towhee 487       171      
Eastern Whip-poor-will 13       7      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 1,623       328      
European Starling 2,403       231      
Field Sparrow 223       28      
Fish Crow 6,028       230      
Florida Scrub-Jay 111       28      
Forster's Tern 734       55      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Gadwall 69       5      
Glossy Ibis 751       51      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 11       4      
Grasshopper Sparrow 6       2      
Gray Catbird 824       317      
Great Black-backed Gull 17       6      
Great Blue Heron 1,223       438      
Great Crested Flycatcher 6       3      
Great Egret 1,552       407      
Great Horned Owl 40       30      
Greater Scaup 364       9      
Greater Yellowlegs 32       16      
Green Heron 151       79      
Green Parakeet 1       1      
Green-tailed Towhee 1       1      
Green-winged Teal 667       7      
Hairy Woodpecker 38       26      
Hermit Thrush 107       66      
Herring Gull 3,393       90      
Hooded Merganser 221       46      
Horned Grebe 301       12      
House Finch 856       192      
House Sparrow 1,182       188      
House Wren 279       95      
Indigo Bunting 31       16      
Killdeer 895       202      
King Rail 7       4      
La Sagra's Flycatcher 2       2      
Laughing Gull 17,099       216      
Least Bittern 4       4      
Least Sandpiper 2,186       12      
Least Tern 28       4      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 4       3      
Lesser Scaup 9,634       59      
Lesser Yellowlegs 953       18      
Lilac-crowned Parrot 3       2      
Limpkin 62       36      
Lincoln's Sparrow 2       1      
Little Blue Heron 652       250      
Loggerhead Shrike 264       141      
Long-billed Dowitcher 403       5      
Long-tailed Duck 1       1      
Magnificent Frigatebird 35       12      
Magnolia Warbler 1       1      
Mallard 1,160       184      
Marbled Godwit 56       3      
Marsh Wren 39       15      
Merlin 8       8      
Mitred Parakeet 84       2      
Monk Parakeet 842       81      
Mottled Duck 354       87      
Mourning Dove 8,598       1,354      
Muscovy Duck 148       26      
Mute Swan 30       3      
Nanday Parakeet 209       21      
Northern Bobwhite 61       19      
Northern Cardinal 5,149       1,307      
Northern Flicker 190       134      
Northern Gannet 990       9      
Northern Harrier 43       27      
Northern Mockingbird 2,929       1,116      
Northern Parula 52       26      
Northern Pintail 50       3      
Northern Shoveler 723       19      
Northern Waterthrush 1       1      
Nutmeg Mannikin 31       4      
Orange-crowned Warbler 35       25      
Orange-winged Parrot 8       1      
Orchard Oriole 2       2      
Osprey 934       359      
Ovenbird 45       36      
Painted Bunting 262       72      
Palm Warbler 1,549       311      
Parasitic Jaeger 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 9       8      
Pied-billed Grebe 397       101      
Pileated Woodpecker 287       188      
Pine Siskin 8       6      
Pine Warbler 754       229      
Piping Plover 68       10      
Prairie Warbler 55       23      
Purple Finch 8       4      
Purple Gallinule 92       26      
Purple Martin 772       102      
Purple Swamphen 8       3      
Red Knot 139       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1,539       858      
Red-breasted Merganser 183       20      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 3       1      
Red-crowned Parrot 47       3      
Red-headed Woodpecker 112       71      
Red-lored Parrot 2       1      
Red-masked Parakeet 41       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 520       307      
Red-tailed Hawk 173       116      
Red-whiskered Bulbul 7       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 6,399       528      
Reddish Egret 56       29      
Redhead 114       3      
Ring-billed Gull 15,969       271      
Ring-necked Duck 1,811       33      
Rock Pigeon 2,671       189      
Rose-ringed Parakeet 5       1      
Roseate Spoonbill 211       25      
Royal Tern 524       52      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 353       128      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 26       15      
Ruddy Duck 303       4      
Ruddy Turnstone 224       32      
Rufous Hummingbird 41       24      
Rusty Blackbird 27       8      
Sanderling 1,339       36      
Sandhill Crane 5,082       171      
Sandwich Tern 10       4      
Savannah Sparrow 175       41      
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher 1       1      
Seaside Sparrow 3       1      
Sedge Wren 2       2      
Semipalmated Plover 206       12      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 43       36      
Shiny Cowbird 1       1      
Short-billed Dowitcher 587       6      
Short-tailed Hawk 17       13      
Snail Kite 7       3      
Snow Goose 18       4      
Snowy Egret 1,362       258      
Solitary Sandpiper 4       3      
Song Sparrow 239       61      
Sora 6       3      
Spot-breasted Oriole 6       3      
Spotted Sandpiper 20       14      
Stilt Sandpiper 52       3      
Summer Tanager 2       2      
Swallow-tailed Kite 3       2      
Swamp Sparrow 156       30      
Tree Swallow 7,053       164      
Tricolored Heron 460       137      
Tufted Titmouse 1,621       612      
Turkey Vulture 4,557       651      
Vesper Sparrow 3       2      
Virginia Rail 6       5      
Western Kingbird 6       3      
Western Sandpiper 307       7      
White Ibis 5,864       375      
White-breasted Nuthatch 25       21      
White-crowned Pigeon 27       7      
White-crowned Sparrow 28       10      
White-eyed Parakeet 4       2      
White-eyed Vireo 122       55      
White-fronted Parrot 6       1      
White-throated Sparrow 511       104      
White-winged Dove 417       92      
White-winged Parakeet 42       2      
Whooping Crane 3       1      
Wild Turkey 282       33      
Willet 938       31      
Wilson's Plover 26       6      
Wilson's Snipe 100       15      
Winter Wren 12       4      
Wood Duck 442       80      
Wood Stork 802       192      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 104       85      
Yellow-billed Cuckoo 1       1      
Yellow-chevroned Parakeet 27       8      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 96       18      
Yellow-headed Parrot 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 11,182       891      
Yellow-throated Warbler 91       64      
Total 230,238             

A total of 257 species were reported.

See list of localities in Florida with reports.

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