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2007 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 579       20      
Fulvous Whistling-Duck 71       6      
Greater White-fronted Goose 3       1      
Graylag Goose 3       1      
Snow Goose 12       4      
Canada Goose 791       92      
Egyptian Goose 2       1      
Muscovy Duck 1,070       192      
Wood Duck 857       148      
Gadwall 28       4      
American Wigeon 277       15      
Mallard 1,960       281      
Mottled Duck 1,190       186      
Blue-winged Teal 2,953       76      
Northern Shoveler 564       38      
Northern Pintail 666       13      
Green-winged Teal 217       21      
Canvasback 76       4      
Redhead 1,523       17      
Ring-necked Duck 4,696       109      
Greater Scaup 77       6      
Lesser Scaup 14,709       102      
Surf Scoter 1       1      
Black Scoter 3       1      
Bufflehead 327       33      
Common Goldeneye 8       6      
Hooded Merganser 1,325       135      
Red-breasted Merganser 532       49      
Ruddy Duck 131       21      
Northern Bobwhite 131       24      
Indian Peafowl 10       2      
Wild Turkey 398       60      
Red-throated Loon 1       1      
Common Loon 177       60      
Pied-billed Grebe 1,640       306      
Horned Grebe 221       33      
Eared Grebe 2       2      
Wood Stork 1,356       363      
Magnificent Frigatebird 87       10      
Masked Booby 10       1      
Brown Booby 2       1      
Northern Gannet 689       18      
Double-crested Cormorant 7,577       487      
Anhinga 1,930       538      
American White Pelican 1,690       84      
Brown Pelican 2,262       341      
American Bittern 14       10      
Least Bittern 3       3      
Great Blue Heron 1,684       735      
Great Egret 2,887       685      
Snowy Egret 1,415       380      
Little Blue Heron 1,075       435      
Tricolored Heron 671       238      
Reddish Egret 56       24      
Cattle Egret 2,606       265      
Green Heron 191       105      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 205       61      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 195       59      
White Ibis 12,432       577      
Glossy Ibis 2,419       114      
Roseate Spoonbill 471       43      
Black Vulture 5,417       667      
Turkey Vulture 8,442       1,032      
Osprey 1,250       592      
Swallow-tailed Kite 1       1      
Snail Kite 9       6      
Bald Eagle 497       263      
Northern Harrier 158       78      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 61       54      
Cooper's Hawk 173       135      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1,027       609      
Broad-winged Hawk 23       17      
Short-tailed Hawk 18       13      
Swainson's Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 358       248      
Crested Caracara 21       11      
American Kestrel 349       205      
Merlin 25       23      
Peregrine Falcon 15       14      
Clapper Rail 29       12      
King Rail 7       4      
Virginia Rail 2       2      
Sora 40       22      
Purple Swamphen 42       3      
Purple Gallinule 91       27      
American Coot 55,937       262      
Limpkin 108       64      
Sandhill Crane 3,504       246      
Whooping Crane 9       4      
Black-bellied Plover 265       39      
Wilson's Plover 82       14      
Semipalmated Plover 341       23      
Piping Plover 10       3      
Killdeer 1,835       279      
American Oystercatcher 53       21      
Black-necked Stilt 11       4      
American Avocet 167       8      
Spotted Sandpiper 93       28      
Solitary Sandpiper 9       9      
Greater Yellowlegs 252       38      
Willet 1,215       49      
Lesser Yellowlegs 1,375       38      
Whimbrel 1       1      
Long-billed Curlew 3       1      
Marbled Godwit 28       4      
Ruddy Turnstone 354       42      
Red Knot 48       6      
Sanderling 861       59      
Western Sandpiper 445       16      
Least Sandpiper 607       37      
Dunlin 1,968       35      
Short-billed Dowitcher 749       21      
Long-billed Dowitcher 307       11      
Wilson's Snipe 135       42      
American Woodcock 10       8      
Bonaparte's Gull 343       34      
Laughing Gull 8,631       277      
Ring-billed Gull 11,975       401      
Herring Gull 3,512       148      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 20       12      
Great Black-backed Gull 38       11      
Sooty Tern 145       1      
Gull-billed Tern 4       2      
Caspian Tern 88       25      
Common Tern 10       1      
Forster's Tern 457       98      
Royal Tern 1,107       77      
Sandwich Tern 41       11      
Black Skimmer 2,314       48      
Rock Pigeon 3,589       237      
White-crowned Pigeon 23       5      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 1,912       408      
White-winged Dove 917       166      
Mourning Dove 8,453       1,778      
Common Ground-Dove 1,015       281      
Budgerigar 11       2      
Nanday Parakeet 257       28      
Monk Parakeet 532       94      
Red-masked Parakeet 4       1      
Blue-and-yellow Macaw 2       1      
White-winged Parakeet 8       2      
Yellow-chevroned Parakeet 17       4      
Red-crowned Parrot 3       1      
Blue-fronted Parrot 2       1      
Smooth-billed Ani 4       2      
Barn Owl 7       5      
Eastern Screech-Owl 54       38      
Great Horned Owl 59       45      
Burrowing Owl 13       7      
Barred Owl 115       77      
Lesser Nighthawk 1       1      
Chuck-will's-widow 2       1      
Eastern Whip-poor-will 7       5      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 174       128      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 8       8      
Rufous Hummingbird 30       20      
Calliope Hummingbird 4       4      
Belted Kingfisher 479       294      
Red-headed Woodpecker 186       115      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 2,110       1,256      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 198       156      
Downy Woodpecker 667       475      
Hairy Woodpecker 35       32      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 17       11      
Northern Flicker 201       128      
Pileated Woodpecker 373       265      
Hammond's Flycatcher 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 865       417      
Great Crested Flycatcher 47       29      
Western Kingbird 24       16      
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher 9       2      
Loggerhead Shrike 355       178      
White-eyed Vireo 117       72      
Yellow-throated Vireo 2       2      
Blue-headed Vireo 89       66      
Blue Jay 4,148       1,494      
Florida Scrub-Jay 184       43      
American Crow 4,203       621      
Fish Crow 7,382       330      
Horned Lark 2       1      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 501       2      
Purple Martin 535       114      
Tree Swallow 38,959       409      
Barn Swallow 6       1      
Cave Swallow 60       7      
Carolina Chickadee 1,698       682      
Tufted Titmouse 2,546       987      
White-breasted Nuthatch 91       66      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 86       37      
Brown Creeper 5       5      
Carolina Wren 1,781       860      
House Wren 403       174      
Winter Wren 9       6      
Sedge Wren 57       16      
Marsh Wren 94       26      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 737       324      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 21       16      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 823       345      
Eastern Bluebird 951       303      
Hermit Thrush 398       216      
American Robin 1,732,497       1,442      
Gray Catbird 1,161       544      
Northern Mockingbird 3,373       1,459      
Brown Thrasher 458       342      
Common Myna 7       4      
European Starling 5,668       270      
American Pipit 20       7      
Cedar Waxwing 17,582       389      
Ovenbird 71       50      
Worm-eating Warbler 1       1      
Louisiana Waterthrush 1       1      
Northern Waterthrush 5       3      
Black-and-white Warbler 128       86      
Orange-crowned Warbler 144       80      
Nashville Warbler 1       1      
Common Yellowthroat 263       105      
American Redstart 19       12      
Cape May Warbler 1       1      
Northern Parula 75       33      
Magnolia Warbler 1       1      
Yellow Warbler 25       12      
Black-throated Blue Warbler 1       1      
Palm Warbler 3,374       554      
Pine Warbler 1,452       399      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 30,769       1,593      
Yellow-throated Warbler 171       123      
Prairie Warbler 106       45      
Black-throated Green Warbler 3       3      
Wilson's Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-breasted Chat 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 479       224      
Bachman's Sparrow 15       5      
Chipping Sparrow 8,951       588      
Clay-colored Sparrow 3       2      
Field Sparrow 100       24      
Vesper Sparrow 70       17      
Savannah Sparrow 727       84      
Grasshopper Sparrow 54       14      
Henslow's Sparrow 3       3      
Nelson's Sparrow 1       1      
Saltmarsh Sparrow 4       2      
Seaside Sparrow 11       2      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 427       127      
Lincoln's Sparrow 5       4      
Swamp Sparrow 322       71      
White-throated Sparrow 561       129      
White-crowned Sparrow 26       15      
Dark-eyed Junco 55       32      
Summer Tanager 15       14      
Western Tanager 4       3      
Northern Cardinal 7,332       1,911      
Rose-breasted Grosbeak 2       2      
Indigo Bunting 114       42      
Painted Bunting 601       195      
Red-winged Blackbird 8,804       693      
Eastern Meadowlark 273       48      
Yellow-headed Blackbird 1       1      
Rusty Blackbird 57       8      
Brewer's Blackbird 31       15      
Common Grackle 7,966       685      
Boat-tailed Grackle 4,843       434      
Shiny Cowbird 20       6      
Bronzed Cowbird 6       4      
Brown-headed Cowbird 4,187       243      
Bullock's Oriole 1       1      
Spot-breasted Oriole 32       16      
Baltimore Oriole 295       78      
Purple Finch 33       15      
House Finch 1,514       397      
Pine Siskin 120       27      
American Goldfinch 8,311       752      
House Sparrow 2,045       259      
Total 2,141,160             

A total of 273 species were reported.

See list of localities in Florida with reports.

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