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2005 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 347       6      
American Bittern 27       8      
American Black Duck 161       24      
American Coot 18,976       133      
American Crow 3,744       486      
American Golden-Plover 2       1      
American Goldfinch 7,549       662      
American Kestrel 197       120      
American Oystercatcher 66       22      
American Pipit 25       9      
American Redstart 24       21      
American Robin 19,958       1,207      
American White Pelican 1,525       64      
American Wigeon 119       10      
American Woodcock 1       1      
Anhinga 1,385       342      
Bachman's Sparrow 25       12      
Bald Eagle 346       215      
Baltimore Oriole 158       62      
Barn Owl 10       5      
Barred Owl 87       60      
Belted Kingfisher 417       262      
Black Scoter 2       1      
Black Skimmer 1,372       28      
Black Vulture 3,402       413      
Black-and-white Warbler 127       74      
Black-bellied Plover 250       25      
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck 427       14      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 7       5      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 81       38      
Black-necked Stilt 26       7      
Black-throated Blue Warbler 6       6      
Black-throated Gray Warbler 6       6      
Black-throated Green Warbler 7       6      
Black-whiskered Vireo 1       1      
Blue Jay 3,931       1,186      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 834       278      
Blue-headed Vireo 68       49      
Blue-winged Teal 1,586       65      
Boat-tailed Grackle 8,130       365      
Bonaparte's Gull 500       26      
Brewer's Blackbird 200       35      
Broad-winged Hawk 34       23      
Bronzed Cowbird 14       2      
Brown Booby 6       3      
Brown Noddy 3       3      
Brown Pelican 2,840       239      
Brown Thrasher 505       352      
Brown-crested Flycatcher 2       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1,290       120      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 53       26      
Budgerigar 10       1      
Buff-bellied Hummingbird 1       1      
Bufflehead 119       22      
Burrowing Owl 17       7      
Canada Goose 120       24      
Canvasback 6       3      
Cape May Warbler 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 1,320       462      
Carolina Wren 1,440       664      
Caspian Tern 114       36      
Cattle Egret 3,069       269      
Cedar Waxwing 7,532       246      
Chipping Sparrow 3,389       316      
Chuck-will's-widow 8       8      
Clapper Rail 11       6      
Clay-colored Sparrow 1       1      
Common Goldeneye 27       4      
Common Grackle 5,106       515      
Common Ground-Dove 676       181      
Common Loon 227       49      
Common Tern 168       17      
Common Yellowthroat 131       71      
Cooper's Hawk 117       92      
Crested Caracara 21       13      
Dark-eyed Junco 10       7      
Dickcissel 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 7,003       385      
Downy Woodpecker 563       393      
Dunlin 1,373       23      
Eared Grebe 5       2      
Eastern Bluebird 632       172      
Eastern Meadowlark 220       38      
Eastern Phoebe 418       224      
Eastern Screech-Owl 29       23      
Eastern Towhee 386       186      
Eastern Whip-poor-will 5       5      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 1,698       352      
Eurasian Wigeon 2       1      
European Starling 10,526       258      
Evening Grosbeak 1       1      
Field Sparrow 188       25      
Fish Crow 5,362       359      
Florida Scrub-Jay 212       33      
Forster's Tern 603       88      
Fox Sparrow 2       2      
Franklin's Gull 4       2      
Fulvous Whistling-Duck 4       3      
Gadwall 15       7      
Glaucous Gull 1       1      
Glossy Ibis 2,149       87      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 9       6      
Grasshopper Sparrow 27       9      
Gray Catbird 1,444       494      
Great Black-backed Gull 24       11      
Great Blue Heron 1,268       505      
Great Crested Flycatcher 34       23      
Great Egret 2,023       501      
Great Horned Owl 43       34      
Greater Scaup 103       4      
Greater White-fronted Goose 3       2      
Greater Yellowlegs 174       36      
Green Heron 196       107      
Green-winged Teal 521       18      
Groove-billed Ani 5       4      
Gull-billed Tern 2       1      
Hairy Woodpecker 51       38      
Henslow's Sparrow 1       1      
Hermit Thrush 108       90      
Herring Gull 2,801       116      
Hooded Merganser 434       81      
Hooded Warbler 1       1      
Horned Grebe 35       13      
House Finch 1,114       240      
House Sparrow 1,375       195      
House Wren 393       123      
Indigo Bunting 135       19      
Killdeer 771       177      
King Rail 2       1      
Lark Sparrow 2       2      
Laughing Gull 4,790       218      
Least Bittern 3       3      
Least Flycatcher 6       5      
Least Sandpiper 533       26      
Least Tern 1       1      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 7       4      
Lesser Scaup 1,867       47      
Lesser Yellowlegs 155       32      
Limpkin 85       49      
Lincoln's Sparrow 1       1      
Little Blue Heron 1,047       356      
Loggerhead Shrike 279       154      
Long-billed Curlew 10       5      
Long-billed Dowitcher 77       3      
Long-tailed Duck 9       1      
Long-tailed Jaeger 1       1      
Louisiana Waterthrush 1       1      
Magnificent Frigatebird 13       9      
Magnolia Warbler 10       3      
Mallard 1,191       176      
Mangrove Cuckoo 1       1      
Marbled Godwit 33       6      
Marsh Wren 19       15      
Masked Booby 1       1      
Merlin 14       13      
Monk Parakeet 607       66      
Mottled Duck 667       122      
Mourning Dove 6,610       1,321      
Northern Bobwhite 187       19      
Northern Cardinal 5,560       1,401      
Northern Flicker 187       132      
Northern Gannet 50       6      
Northern Harrier 44       34      
Northern Mockingbird 3,319       1,186      
Northern Parula 82       51      
Northern Pintail 342       5      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 88       2      
Northern Shoveler 207       17      
Northern Waterthrush 17       11      
Orange-crowned Warbler 47       40      
Osprey 1,291       487      
Ovenbird 60       45      
Painted Bunting 394       115      
Palm Warbler 1,723       371      
Peregrine Falcon 19       17      
Pied-billed Grebe 825       168      
Pileated Woodpecker 370       266      
Pine Siskin 356       51      
Pine Warbler 687       207      
Piping Plover 62       8      
Prairie Warbler 52       32      
Purple Finch 188       64      
Purple Gallinule 51       21      
Purple Martin 707       114      
Red Knot 69       7      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1,707       973      
Red-breasted Merganser 205       34      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 25       15      
Red-headed Woodpecker 170       107      
Red-shouldered Hawk 735       439      
Red-tailed Hawk 263       181      
Red-whiskered Bulbul 1       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 5,888       502      
Reddish Egret 34       20      
Redhead 654       13      
Ring-billed Gull 7,877       327      
Ring-necked Duck 2,206       52      
Rock Pigeon 2,676       190      
Rose-breasted Grosbeak 1       1      
Roseate Spoonbill 241       31      
Royal Tern 1,088       47      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 320       152      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 105       77      
Ruddy Duck 215       9      
Ruddy Turnstone 263       33      
Rufous Hummingbird 15       10      
Rusty Blackbird 16       7      
Saltmarsh Sparrow 8       2      
Sanderling 1,112       45      
Sandhill Crane 2,938       230      
Sandwich Tern 50       10      
Savannah Sparrow 265       47      
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher 13       5      
Seaside Sparrow 2       1      
Sedge Wren 23       10      
Semipalmated Plover 348       19      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 56       47      
Shiny Cowbird 56       11      
Short-billed Dowitcher 664       16      
Short-tailed Hawk 14       10      
Smooth-billed Ani 5       3      
Snail Kite 4       2      
Snow Goose 14       5      
Snowy Egret 1,789       332      
Solitary Sandpiper 6       2      
Song Sparrow 191       45      
Sooty Tern 3       3      
Sora 9       8      
Spot-breasted Oriole 12       8      
Spotted Sandpiper 40       25      
Stilt Sandpiper 26       3      
Summer Tanager 11       9      
Swainson's Hawk 1       1      
Swallow-tailed Kite 1       1      
Swamp Sparrow 94       30      
Tree Swallow 6,130       130      
Tricolored Heron 564       196      
Tufted Titmouse 2,083       707      
Turkey Vulture 5,087       758      
Vermilion Flycatcher 5       4      
Vesper Sparrow 6       3      
Western Kingbird 22       10      
Western Sandpiper 984       15      
Western Spindalis 1       1      
Western Tanager 1       1      
Whimbrel 6       3      
White Ibis 6,978       459      
White-breasted Nuthatch 44       35      
White-crowned Pigeon 25       11      
White-crowned Sparrow 20       9      
White-eyed Vireo 207       92      
White-tailed Kite 2       2      
White-throated Sparrow 258       87      
White-winged Dove 491       119      
White-winged Parakeet 21       5      
Whooping Crane 2       1      
Wild Turkey 297       42      
Willet 292       47      
Wilson's Plover 81       11      
Wilson's Snipe 85       28      
Wilson's Warbler 1       1      
Winter Wren 13       9      
Wood Duck 690       86      
Wood Stork 1,397       249      
Worm-eating Warbler 3       3      
Yellow Warbler 29       12      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 177       136      
Yellow-breasted Chat 3       3      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 112       26      
Yellow-headed Blackbird 3       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 8,560       818      
Yellow-throated Warbler 136       104      
Total 251,299             

A total of 272 species were reported.

See list of localities in Florida with reports.

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