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2009 Results: Florida

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See list of localities in Florida with reports.


Species [alphabetic]
[taxonomic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Allen's Hummingbird 2       2      
American Avocet 1       1      
American Bittern 48       25      
American Black Duck 7       3      
American Coot 91,869       263      
American Crow 5,032       761      
American Goldfinch 10,494       864      
American Kestrel 451       240      
American Oystercatcher 107       30      
American Pipit 30       3      
American Redstart 7       7      
American Robin 339,514       667      
American White Pelican 4,392       103      
American Wigeon 536       14      
American Woodcock 2       2      
Anhinga 3,388       639      
Ash-throated Flycatcher 1       1      
Bachman's Sparrow 16       7      
Bald Eagle 488       283      
Baltimore Oriole 448       114      
Barn Owl 9       7      
Barn Swallow 10       6      
Barred Owl 191       130      
Bell's Vireo 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 763       397      
Black Scoter 9       2      
Black Skimmer 6,456       47      
Black Vulture 8,075       749      
Black-and-white Warbler 136       104      
Black-bellied Plover 983       50      
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck 1,123       41      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 7       7      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 243       67      
Black-necked Stilt 164       12      
Black-throated Blue Warbler 4       4      
Black-throated Green Warbler 3       3      
Blue Jay 4,902       1,562      
Blue-crowned Parakeet 9       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1,475       452      
Blue-headed Vireo 139       86      
Blue-winged Teal 7,268       84      
Boat-tailed Grackle 10,874       512      
Bonaparte's Gull 566       38      
Brewer's Blackbird 20       5      
Broad-winged Hawk 15       15      
Bronzed Cowbird 5       3      
Brown Pelican 4,541       454      
Brown Thrasher 405       299      
Brown-headed Cowbird 8,353       266      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 162       57      
Budgerigar 19       3      
Buff-bellied Hummingbird 2       2      
Bufflehead 780       58      
Bullock's Oriole 1       1      
Burrowing Owl 17       7      
Calliope Hummingbird 1       1      
Canada Goose 1,022       126      
Canvasback 8       6      
Carolina Chickadee 2,087       833      
Carolina Wren 1,908       928      
Caspian Tern 196       51      
Cattle Egret 3,453       365      
Cave Swallow 13       2      
Cedar Waxwing 7,946       238      
Chipping Sparrow 13,295       736      
Chuck-will's-widow 2       2      
Clapper Rail 39       14      
Common Goldeneye 25       6      
Common Grackle 49,976       748      
Common Ground-Dove 1,225       338      
Common Loon 535       85      
Common Merganser 3       2      
Common Myna 11       4      
Common Tern 60       18      
Common Yellowthroat 357       124      
Cooper's Hawk 172       152      
Crested Caracara 37       20      
Dark-eyed Junco 42       17      
Dickcissel 4       4      
Double-crested Cormorant 13,547       662      
Downy Woodpecker 896       590      
Dunlin 5,641       46      
Eastern Bluebird 1,224       351      
Eastern Meadowlark 248       53      
Eastern Phoebe 770       431      
Eastern Screech-Owl 48       38      
Eastern Towhee 577       186      
Eastern Whip-poor-will 10       6      
Egyptian Goose 38       9      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 2,242       523      
Eurasian Wigeon 2       2      
European Starling 53,076       328      
Field Sparrow 480       64      
Fish Crow 12,670       458      
Florida Scrub-Jay 221       39      
Forster's Tern 1,202       123      
Fulvous Whistling-Duck 288       7      
Gadwall 109       15      
Glossy Ibis 2,435       129      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 19       6      
Grasshopper Sparrow 28       11      
Gray Catbird 1,495       548      
Gray Kingbird 1       1      
Graylag Goose 5       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 38       15      
Great Blue Heron 2,425       856      
Great Crested Flycatcher 86       49      
Great Egret 4,118       789      
Great Horned Owl 91       64      
Greater Scaup 83       7      
Greater White-fronted Goose 1       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 518       55      
Green Heron 295       133      
Green-winged Teal 350       33      
Gull-billed Tern 8       5      
Hairy Woodpecker 50       38      
Harris's Sparrow 1       1      
Hermit Thrush 87       71      
Herring Gull 1,959       177      
Hooded Merganser 860       123      
Horned Grebe 255       27      
House Finch 1,877       471      
House Sparrow 2,160       295      
House Wren 409       182      
Indian Peafowl 22       4      
Indigo Bunting 271       46      
Killdeer 1,754       274      
Laughing Gull 16,439       396      
Least Bittern 3       3      
Least Flycatcher 3       3      
Least Grebe 2       2      
Least Sandpiper 722       44      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 89       10      
Lesser Scaup 17,132       109      
Lesser Yellowlegs 1,050       34      
Limpkin 232       112      
Lincoln's Sparrow 1       1      
Little Blue Heron 1,499       511      
Loggerhead Shrike 347       202      
Long-billed Curlew 1       1      
Long-billed Dowitcher 1,686       13      
Magnificent Frigatebird 4       4      
Magnolia Warbler 3       2      
Mallard 1,886       268      
Mangrove Cuckoo 1       1      
Marbled Godwit 270       13      
Marsh Wren 31       25      
Masked Duck 2       2      
Merlin 29       24      
Monk Parakeet 579       84      
Mottled Duck 1,637       262      
Mourning Dove 9,936       1,968      
Muscovy Duck 36       4      
Mute Swan 16       2      
Nanday Parakeet 249       40      
Nelson's Sparrow 4       2      
Northern Bobwhite 159       24      
Northern Cardinal 8,691       2,088      
Northern Flicker 299       185      
Northern Gannet 494       17      
Northern Harrier 198       68      
Northern Mockingbird 3,832       1,474      
Northern Parula 114       44      
Northern Pintail 115       7      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 4,273       10      
Northern Shoveler 338       30      
Northern Waterthrush 7       5      
Orange-crowned Warbler 91       69      
Osprey 1,843       772      
Ovenbird 54       40      
Painted Bunting 976       271      
Palm Warbler 3,407       637      
Parasitic Jaeger 2       2      
Peregrine Falcon 25       18      
Pied-billed Grebe 1,517       310      
Pileated Woodpecker 656       435      
Pine Siskin 2,719       199      
Pine Warbler 1,392       438      
Piping Plover 192       13      
Prairie Warbler 81       51      
Purple Finch 19       8      
Purple Gallinule 215       48      
Purple Martin 528       98      
Purple Swamphen 50       6      
Red Knot 264       11      
Red Phalarope 5       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 2,575       1,397      
Red-breasted Merganser 779       79      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 16       8      
Red-crowned Parrot 5       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 241       164      
Red-masked Parakeet 20       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1,238       713      
Red-tailed Hawk 289       207      
Red-throated Loon 3       2      
Red-whiskered Bulbul 2       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 12,536       837      
Reddish Egret 44       31      
Redhead 877       16      
Ring-billed Gull 16,244       505      
Ring-necked Duck 5,424       95      
Rock Pigeon 3,116       227      
Roseate Spoonbill 460       81      
Royal Tern 2,801       107      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 587       262      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 201       135      
Ruddy Duck 206       22      
Ruddy Turnstone 713       75      
Rufous Hummingbird 25       22      
Rusty Blackbird 349       13      
Saltmarsh Sparrow 2       1      
Sanderling 2,485       85      
Sandhill Crane 2,915       356      
Sandwich Tern 198       22      
Savannah Sparrow 720       102      
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher 10       4      
Seaside Sparrow 12       2      
Sedge Wren 42       16      
Semipalmated Plover 1,420       41      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 73       64      
Shiny Cowbird 10       1      
Short-billed Dowitcher 828       21      
Short-eared Owl 2       2      
Short-tailed Hawk 7       5      
Smooth-billed Ani 1       1      
Snail Kite 22       12      
Snow Goose 14       9      
Snowy Egret 3,507       481      
Solitary Sandpiper 3       3      
Song Sparrow 297       72      
Sora 17       11      
Spot-breasted Oriole 27       13      
Spotted Sandpiper 38       28      
Stilt Sandpiper 74       4      
Summer Tanager 4       4      
Swainson's Hawk 6       3      
Swallow-tailed Kite 11       5      
Swamp Sparrow 209       67      
Swan Goose 4       1      
Tree Swallow 13,157       239      
Tricolored Heron 1,123       330      
Tufted Titmouse 2,692       1,022      
Turkey Vulture 10,028       1,048      
Vermilion Flycatcher 1       1      
Vesper Sparrow 83       17      
Virginia Rail 4       4      
Western Kingbird 21       11      
Western Sandpiper 1,221       25      
Western Tanager 1       1      
Whimbrel 10       6      
White Ibis 14,493       842      
White-breasted Nuthatch 81       62      
White-crowned Pigeon 34       8      
White-crowned Sparrow 36       15      
White-eyed Vireo 254       129      
White-faced Ibis 1       1      
White-tailed Kite 3       3      
White-throated Sparrow 305       67      
White-winged Dove 899       201      
White-winged Parakeet 2       1      
Whooping Crane 15       5      
Wild Turkey 637       93      
Willet 1,676       89      
Wilson's Plover 118       15      
Wilson's Snipe 218       47      
Wilson's Warbler 1       1      
Winter Wren 7       5      
Wood Duck 1,350       173      
Wood Stork 1,344       340      
Yellow Warbler 19       15      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 220       169      
Yellow-breasted Chat 1       1      
Yellow-chevroned Parakeet 57       6      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 235       54      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 11,082       968      
Yellow-throated Warbler 151       127      
Total 921,704             

A total of 276 species were reported.

See list of localities in Florida with reports.

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