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2006 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
Allen's Hummingbird 1       1      
American Avocet 207       6      
American Bittern 14       10      
American Black Duck 23       6      
American Coot 47,822       198      
American Crow 4,390       498      
American Goldfinch 3,130       397      
American Kestrel 256       159      
American Oystercatcher 102       21      
American Pipit 41       8      
American Redstart 17       14      
American Robin 29,715       415      
American White Pelican 1,545       81      
American Wigeon 6       3      
American Woodcock 1       1      
Anhinga 1,723       416      
Bachman's Sparrow 2       2      
Bald Eagle 324       170      
Baltimore Oriole 188       55      
Barn Owl 16       11      
Barn Swallow 6       1      
Barred Owl 125       75      
Belted Kingfisher 466       294      
Black Scoter 17       1      
Black Skimmer 1,792       35      
Black Swan 4       2      
Black Vulture 3,980       500      
Black-and-white Warbler 109       80      
Black-bellied Plover 595       43      
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck 376       13      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 6       6      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 115       38      
Black-headed Grosbeak 2       2      
Black-necked Stilt 29       6      
Black-throated Blue Warbler 2       2      
Black-throated Green Warbler 6       1      
Blue Jay 3,706       1,168      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 969       322      
Blue-headed Vireo 82       66      
Blue-winged Teal 2,221       71      
Boat-tailed Grackle 5,960       391      
Bonaparte's Gull 231       13      
Brewer's Blackbird 1       1      
Broad-winged Hawk 8       6      
Brown Pelican 2,702       294      
Brown Thrasher 349       264      
Brown-headed Cowbird 3,414       153      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 63       27      
Buff-bellied Hummingbird 1       1      
Bufflehead 322       23      
Bullock's Oriole 1       1      
Burrowing Owl 24       16      
Canada Goose 304       25      
Canvasback 6       2      
Carolina Chickadee 1,025       428      
Carolina Wren 1,419       642      
Caspian Tern 90       24      
Cattle Egret 2,609       286      
Cave Swallow 2       1      
Cedar Waxwing 1,779       76      
Chestnut-fronted Macaw 2       1      
Chipping Sparrow 6,801       414      
Chuck-will's-widow 2       2      
Clapper Rail 43       13      
Clay-colored Sparrow 1       1      
Common Goldeneye 16       3      
Common Grackle 6,729       540      
Common Ground-Dove 642       185      
Common Hill Myna 5       2      
Common Loon 358       72      
Common Myna 2       1      
Common Tern 8       3      
Common Yellowthroat 239       85      
Cooper's Hawk 126       102      
Crested Caracara 22       9      
Dark-eyed Junco 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 5,756       458      
Downy Woodpecker 627       423      
Dunlin 1,654       28      
Eastern Bluebird 524       197      
Eastern Meadowlark 207       33      
Eastern Phoebe 463       275      
Eastern Screech-Owl 57       33      
Eastern Towhee 423       163      
Eastern Whip-poor-will 9       7      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 1,857       394      
European Starling 3,770       233      
Field Sparrow 117       23      
Fish Crow 6,441       352      
Florida Scrub-Jay 107       29      
Forster's Tern 463       59      
Fulvous Whistling-Duck 1,090       5      
Gadwall 32       4      
Glossy Ibis 1,269       85      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 4       2      
Grasshopper Sparrow 7       5      
Gray Catbird 973       405      
Great Black-backed Gull 59       21      
Great Blue Heron 1,467       563      
Great Crested Flycatcher 53       27      
Great Egret 2,288       559      
Great Horned Owl 52       32      
Greater Scaup 88       4      
Greater Yellowlegs 256       29      
Green Heron 210       104      
Green-winged Teal 472       26      
Hairy Woodpecker 58       43      
Henslow's Sparrow 7       3      
Hermit Thrush 44       40      
Herring Gull 3,988       115      
Hooded Merganser 750       94      
Horned Grebe 348       14      
House Finch 798       216      
House Sparrow 921       178      
House Wren 269       125      
Iceland Gull 1       1      
Indigo Bunting 191       41      
Killdeer 1,120       175      
King Rail 4       4      
Laughing Gull 25,177       270      
Least Bittern 13       5      
Least Flycatcher 18       6      
Least Sandpiper 1,115       27      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 16       7      
Lesser Scaup 12,119       54      
Lesser Yellowlegs 424       33      
Limpkin 105       57      
Lincoln's Sparrow 1       1      
Little Blue Heron 1,132       392      
Loggerhead Shrike 267       150      
Long-billed Dowitcher 166       8      
Magnificent Frigatebird 14       10      
Mallard 1,379       228      
Marbled Godwit 14       4      
Marsh Wren 32       14      
Merlin 12       12      
Monk Parakeet 619       104      
Mottled Duck 676       164      
Mourning Dove 6,125       1,330      
Muscovy Duck 724       135      
Mute Swan 8       3      
Nanday Parakeet 11       3      
Nelson's Sparrow 3       2      
Northern Bobwhite 155       30      
Northern Cardinal 5,360       1,392      
Northern Flicker 171       110      
Northern Gannet 251       13      
Northern Harrier 82       43      
Northern Mockingbird 2,844       1,081      
Northern Parula 54       38      
Northern Pintail 2,446       11      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 34       4      
Northern Shoveler 736       25      
Northern Waterthrush 8       7      
Orange-crowned Warbler 66       52      
Orchard Oriole 1       1      
Osprey 1,384       534      
Ovenbird 55       45      
Painted Bunting 730       191      
Palm Warbler 2,115       417      
Parasitic Jaeger 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 11       11      
Pied-billed Grebe 1,096       228      
Pileated Woodpecker 446       297      
Pine Siskin 23       11      
Pine Warbler 739       231      
Piping Plover 22       4      
Prairie Warbler 56       37      
Purple Finch 8       3      
Purple Gallinule 66       27      
Purple Martin 582       71      
Purple Swamphen 25       1      
Red Knot 480       6      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1,852       1,005      
Red-breasted Merganser 478       61      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 8       4      
Red-headed Woodpecker 114       82      
Red-masked Parakeet 4       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 889       496      
Red-tailed Hawk 268       141      
Red-winged Blackbird 7,580       595      
Reddish Egret 75       28      
Redhead 1,201       15      
Ring-billed Gull 17,015       351      
Ring-necked Duck 2,325       83      
Rock Pigeon 2,546       235      
Rose-breasted Grosbeak 1       1      
Rose-ringed Parakeet 9       2      
Roseate Spoonbill 165       32      
Royal Tern 1,421       69      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 307       152      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 116       83      
Ruddy Duck 139       11      
Ruddy Turnstone 458       57      
Rufous Hummingbird 10       8      
Rusty Blackbird 8       4      
Sanderling 1,602       78      
Sandhill Crane 3,935       210      
Sandwich Tern 34       6      
Savannah Sparrow 452       56      
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher 8       5      
Seaside Sparrow 15       2      
Sedge Wren 60       17      
Semipalmated Plover 239       15      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 45       44      
Short-billed Dowitcher 492       16      
Short-tailed Hawk 7       6      
Snail Kite 11       8      
Snow Goose 3       3      
Snowy Egret 1,980       323      
Solitary Sandpiper 7       3      
Song Sparrow 211       64      
Sora 14       5      
Spot-breasted Oriole 32       19      
Spotted Sandpiper 42       22      
Stilt Sandpiper 20       4      
Summer Tanager 10       10      
Surf Scoter 2       1      
Swainson's Hawk 3       2      
Swallow-tailed Kite 6       1      
Swamp Sparrow 93       38      
Tennessee Warbler 1       1      
Tree Swallow 20,680       263      
Tricolored Heron 716       204      
Tropical Kingbird 1       1      
Tufted Titmouse 1,782       651      
Turkey Vulture 7,551       806      
Vermilion Flycatcher 2       2      
Vesper Sparrow 30       5      
Virginia Rail 3       3      
Western Kingbird 69       7      
Western Sandpiper 969       14      
Western Tanager 1       1      
Whimbrel 1       1      
White Ibis 7,725       517      
White-breasted Nuthatch 29       23      
White-crowned Pigeon 18       8      
White-crowned Sparrow 22       11      
White-eyed Vireo 191       108      
White-tailed Kite 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 130       46      
White-winged Dove 731       139      
White-winged Parakeet 32       2      
Whooping Crane 2       1      
Wild Turkey 264       43      
Willet 906       76      
Wilson's Plover 51       8      
Wilson's Snipe 150       48      
Wood Duck 1,006       157      
Wood Stork 894       254      
Yellow Warbler 6       5      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 189       143      
Yellow-chevroned Parakeet 35       5      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 148       45      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 9,644       770      
Yellow-throated Vireo 1       1      
Yellow-throated Warbler 171       91      
Total 349,413             

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.