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2004 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
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck 115       3      
Fulvous Whistling-Duck 26       1      
Greater White-fronted Goose 9       5      
Snow Goose 3       3      
Canada Goose 83       14      
Tundra Swan 4       3      
Wood Duck 718       73      
Gadwall 38       5      
American Wigeon 124       5      
American Black Duck 24       7      
Mallard 907       149      
Mottled Duck 484       78      
Blue-winged Teal 849       33      
Northern Shoveler 183       12      
Northern Pintail 384       4      
Green-winged Teal 181       14      
Canvasback 4       2      
Redhead 1,051       8      
Ring-necked Duck 1,575       42      
Greater Scaup 66       6      
Lesser Scaup 5,962       29      
Black Scoter 204       3      
Bufflehead 221       13      
Common Goldeneye 13       4      
Hooded Merganser 421       51      
Common Merganser 31       8      
Red-breasted Merganser 600       28      
Ruddy Duck 99       9      
Northern Bobwhite 63       8      
Wild Turkey 225       26      
Common Loon 132       37      
Pied-billed Grebe 504       130      
Horned Grebe 37       8      
Wood Stork 846       180      
Magnificent Frigatebird 2       1      
Brown Booby 1       1      
Northern Gannet 246       12      
Double-crested Cormorant 6,223       273      
Anhinga 1,184       257      
American White Pelican 1,813       55      
Brown Pelican 2,657       213      
American Bittern 3       3      
Least Bittern 6       6      
Great Blue Heron 900       367      
Great Egret 1,551       361      
Snowy Egret 885       229      
Little Blue Heron 692       221      
Tricolored Heron 379       123      
Reddish Egret 39       17      
Cattle Egret 1,816       176      
Green Heron 126       76      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 80       31      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 68       20      
White Ibis 5,330       332      
Glossy Ibis 656       58      
Roseate Spoonbill 179       13      
Black Vulture 2,180       247      
Turkey Vulture 5,437       506      
Osprey 880       332      
White-tailed Kite 7       2      
Snail Kite 1       1      
Bald Eagle 188       117      
Northern Harrier 40       30      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 24       23      
Cooper's Hawk 59       54      
Red-shouldered Hawk 447       270      
Broad-winged Hawk 6       5      
Short-tailed Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 111       83      
Crested Caracara 5       3      
American Kestrel 157       98      
Merlin 10       10      
Peregrine Falcon 3       3      
Clapper Rail 13       7      
Virginia Rail 2       2      
Sora 5       5      
Purple Gallinule 49       19      
American Coot 11,701       82      
Limpkin 41       24      
Sandhill Crane 802       108      
Whooping Crane 1       1      
Black-bellied Plover 148       25      
Wilson's Plover 22       4      
Semipalmated Plover 328       14      
Piping Plover 32       4      
Killdeer 642       103      
American Oystercatcher 55       14      
Black-necked Stilt 8       3      
American Avocet 63       3      
Spotted Sandpiper 62       22      
Greater Yellowlegs 57       18      
Willet 824       53      
Lesser Yellowlegs 38       15      
Whimbrel 4       4      
Marbled Godwit 21       4      
Ruddy Turnstone 454       38      
Red Knot 125       6      
Sanderling 1,644       44      
Western Sandpiper 391       12      
Least Sandpiper 296       20      
Dunlin 1,095       23      
Stilt Sandpiper 2       1      
Short-billed Dowitcher 160       13      
Long-billed Dowitcher 38       2      
Wilson's Snipe 61       17      
Bonaparte's Gull 304       21      
Laughing Gull 6,191       146      
Franklin's Gull 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 14,227       258      
Herring Gull 965       63      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 5       3      
Great Black-backed Gull 32       10      
Sooty Tern 1       1      
Gull-billed Tern 2       1      
Caspian Tern 106       26      
Common Tern 154       22      
Forster's Tern 696       82      
Royal Tern 788       49      
Sandwich Tern 31       9      
Black Skimmer 771       24      
Rock Pigeon 2,635       155      
White-crowned Pigeon 16       7      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 1,450       275      
White-winged Dove 335       73      
Mourning Dove 6,996       1,041      
Common Ground-Dove 347       97      
Budgerigar 55       4      
Monk Parakeet 491       51      
White-winged Parakeet 35       5      
Barn Owl 3       3      
Eastern Screech-Owl 34       23      
Great Horned Owl 33       26      
Burrowing Owl 15       8      
Barred Owl 46       34      
Eastern Whip-poor-will 1       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 33       21      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 2       2      
Rufous Hummingbird 7       7      
Belted Kingfisher 335       187      
Red-headed Woodpecker 61       33      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1,115       648      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 66       54      
Downy Woodpecker 260       182      
Hairy Woodpecker 21       16      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 6       4      
Northern Flicker 116       69      
Pileated Woodpecker 233       157      
Least Flycatcher 5       4      
Eastern Phoebe 208       126      
Vermilion Flycatcher 2       2      
Great Crested Flycatcher 19       13      
Tropical Kingbird 1       1      
Western Kingbird 1       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 270       141      
White-eyed Vireo 95       60      
Blue-headed Vireo 48       30      
Blue Jay 2,326       778      
Florida Scrub-Jay 114       31      
American Crow 2,436       342      
Fish Crow 12,138       204      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 1       1      
Purple Martin 384       60      
Tree Swallow 5,264       110      
Carolina Chickadee 840       314      
Tufted Titmouse 1,235       427      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 23       16      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 59       16      
Carolina Wren 978       427      
House Wren 286       51      
Winter Wren 3       2      
Sedge Wren 9       3      
Marsh Wren 35       5      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 460       128      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 8       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 168       78      
Eastern Bluebird 320       86      
Hermit Thrush 17       14      
American Robin 15,852       231      
Gray Catbird 250       133      
Northern Mockingbird 1,738       694      
Brown Thrasher 169       137      
European Starling 3,447       177      
American Pipit 1       1      
Cedar Waxwing 2,220       37      
Ovenbird 16       14      
Northern Waterthrush 6       3      
Black-and-white Warbler 51       33      
Orange-crowned Warbler 29       24      
Common Yellowthroat 115       43      
American Redstart 5       4      
Northern Parula 38       25      
Yellow Warbler 20       11      
Black-throated Blue Warbler 2       2      
Palm Warbler 935       219      
Pine Warbler 579       132      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 3,309       281      
Yellow-throated Warbler 63       39      
Prairie Warbler 25       15      
Eastern Towhee 258       119      
Bachman's Sparrow 72       17      
Chipping Sparrow 4,637       278      
Field Sparrow 60       13      
Vesper Sparrow 2       2      
Savannah Sparrow 116       33      
Grasshopper Sparrow 1       1      
Henslow's Sparrow 20       1      
Le Conte's Sparrow 4       1      
Saltmarsh Sparrow 2       1      
Seaside Sparrow 9       1      
Song Sparrow 131       26      
Lincoln's Sparrow 10       1      
Swamp Sparrow 81       27      
White-throated Sparrow 185       54      
White-crowned Sparrow 9       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 9       5      
Summer Tanager 4       4      
Western Tanager 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 3,732       901      
Blue Grosbeak 1       1      
Indigo Bunting 18       8      
Painted Bunting 250       70      
Red-winged Blackbird 6,512       413      
Eastern Meadowlark 176       25      
Rusty Blackbird 24       6      
Brewer's Blackbird 163       10      
Common Grackle 5,136       349      
Boat-tailed Grackle 8,283       319      
Shiny Cowbird 10       4      
Brown-headed Cowbird 3,275       72      
Spot-breasted Oriole 12       8      
Baltimore Oriole 135       36      
Purple Finch 53       23      
House Finch 719       133      
Pine Siskin 38       6      
American Goldfinch 4,285       283      
House Sparrow 813       111      
Total 204,654             

A total of 237 species were reported.

See list of localities in Florida with reports.

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