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2012 Results: Florida

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See list of localities in Florida with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
 
Northern Cardinal 8,315       2,171      
Mourning Dove 10,996       2,156      
Blue Jay 4,845       1,634      
Northern Mockingbird 3,815       1,586      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 2,700       1,454      
Turkey Vulture 10,007       1,241      
White Ibis 18,066       1,023      
Tufted Titmouse 2,788       1,003      
Great Blue Heron 2,697       969      
Carolina Wren 1,976       961      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 8,645       953      
Great Egret 4,850       940      
Osprey 2,349       935      
Black Vulture 7,787       930      
Red-winged Blackbird 36,482       853      
Common Grackle 13,687       832      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1,395       791      
American Robin 39,493       782      
Carolina Chickadee 1,958       774      
Double-crested Cormorant 11,402       774      
American Crow 4,729       740      
Chipping Sparrow 9,344       707      
Anhinga 2,952       689      
Downy Woodpecker 923       628      
Boat-tailed Grackle 10,287       611      
Palm Warbler 2,811       609      
Brown Pelican 7,019       578      
Ring-billed Gull 15,332       577      
Snowy Egret 3,594       569      
Little Blue Heron 1,891       565      
Fish Crow 10,702       560      
American Goldfinch 3,780       542      
Wood Stork 1,770       519      
House Finch 2,082       492      
Gray Catbird 1,089       485      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 2,129       480      
Eastern Bluebird 1,581       467      
Pied-billed Grebe 2,331       464      
Belted Kingfisher 745       459      
Pileated Woodpecker 660       455      
Sandhill Crane 2,720       452      
Laughing Gull 14,421       448      
American Coot 148,758       425      
Tricolored Heron 1,823       425      
Eastern Phoebe 644       401      
Pine Warbler 1,191       382      
Common Ground-Dove 1,465       381      
Cedar Waxwing 14,804       370      
House Sparrow 3,286       362      
Tree Swallow 3,055,693       355      
European Starling 6,751       342      
Bald Eagle 597       341      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1,041       340      
Painted Bunting 1,339       339      
Mottled Duck 1,973       319      
Common Gallinule 10,878       316      
Cattle Egret 4,192       309      
Brown Thrasher 379       282      
Brown-headed Cowbird 6,095       278      
Killdeer 1,313       260      
American Kestrel 495       240      
Rock Pigeon 3,146       240      
White-winged Dove 1,039       237      
Hooded Merganser 1,534       225      
Glossy Ibis 3,070       211      
Red-tailed Hawk 316       209      
Wood Duck 1,204       204      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 386       200      
Limpkin 566       193      
Forster's Tern 2,015       185      
Blue-winged Teal 8,125       180      
Herring Gull 1,630       177      
Loggerhead Shrike 313       177      
Canada Goose 1,771       176      
White-eyed Vireo 327       172      
House Wren 422       168      
Royal Tern 2,305       168      
Cooper's Hawk 189       157      
Eastern Towhee 535       154      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 234       153      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 175       151      
Red-headed Woodpecker 249       146      
Lesser Scaup 21,329       145      
Willet 1,419       143      
Purple Martin 1,152       141      
Yellow-throated Warbler 188       139      
American White Pelican 3,725       138      
Northern Flicker 221       138      
Barred Owl 185       136      
Green Heron 277       135      
Ring-necked Duck 4,145       134      
Sanderling 2,912       122      
Savannah Sparrow 812       115      
Northern Parula 204       112      
Roseate Spoonbill 775       109      
Common Yellowthroat 352       103      
Baltimore Oriole 341       99      
Black-and-white Warbler 138       98      
Ruddy Turnstone 1,096       93      
Northern Harrier 248       91      
Common Loon 376       89      
Black Skimmer 6,462       88      
Wild Turkey 658       87      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 280       79      
Greater Yellowlegs 640       77      
Red-breasted Merganser 867       74      
Monk Parakeet 567       73      
Bufflehead 786       72      
White-throated Sparrow 280       71      
Wilson's Snipe 254       71      
Black-bellied Plover 676       70      
Great Horned Owl 102       70      
Orange-crowned Warbler 83       69      
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck 2,144       67      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 168       63      
Swamp Sparrow 269       63      
Blue-headed Vireo 77       61      
Northern Shoveler 2,022       61      
Caspian Tern 335       60      
Hermit Thrush 82       60      
Lesser Yellowlegs 1,056       60      
Dunlin 10,491       58      
Least Sandpiper 2,011       56      
Indigo Bunting 356       54      
Mallard 353       54      
Song Sparrow 208       53      
Bonaparte's Gull 626       49      
Spotted Sandpiper 79       49      
White-breasted Nuthatch 60       48      
Eastern Meadowlark 165       45      
Reddish Egret 117       45      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 131       44      
Great Crested Flycatcher 71       42      
Horned Grebe 133       42      
Eastern Screech-Owl 53       41      
Semipalmated Plover 871       41      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 44       41      
Prairie Warbler 49       40      
Purple Gallinule 145       39      
Florida Scrub-Jay 557       35      
Green-winged Teal 751       35      
American Oystercatcher 118       33      
American Bittern 63       32      
Sandwich Tern 222       32      
Crested Caracara 61       31      
Sora 101       30      
Western Sandpiper 1,541       30      
Field Sparrow 121       29      
Great Black-backed Gull 63       28      
Short-billed Dowitcher 695       26      
Nanday Parakeet 126       25      
Northern Pintail 1,950       25      
Redhead 3,193       25      
Northern Gannet 482       24      
Rufous Hummingbird 29       24      
Marbled Godwit 521       22      
American Wigeon 2,600       21      
Egyptian Goose 88       21      
Marsh Wren 71       21      
Northern Bobwhite 128       20      
Peregrine Falcon 40       19      
Sedge Wren 35       19      
American Avocet 793       18      
Hairy Woodpecker 22       18      
Magnificent Frigatebird 83       18      
Gadwall 43       17      
Greater Scaup 182       17      
Grasshopper Sparrow 57       16      
Ovenbird 23       16      
Ruddy Duck 126       15      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 58       14      
Merlin 14       14      
Black-necked Stilt 1,049       13      
Snail Kite 93       13      
Burrowing Owl 19       12      
Whooping Crane 23       12      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 11       11      
Clapper Rail 20       11      
Pine Siskin 23       11      
Summer Tanager 12       11      
Vesper Sparrow 32       11      
Wilson's Plover 52       11      
Piping Plover 40       10      
Red Knot 135       10      
Blue-crowned Parakeet 56       9      
Fulvous Whistling-Duck 323       9      
Long-billed Dowitcher 1,057       9      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 1,630       9      
Yellow-throated Vireo 17       9      
Mute Swan 51       8      
Spot-breasted Oriole 14       8      
Swallow-tailed Kite 14       8      
Whimbrel 13       8      
Broad-winged Hawk 8       7      
Canvasback 101       7      
Short-tailed Hawk 9       7      
Bachman's Sparrow 32       6      
Barn Owl 7       6      
Common Myna 16       6      
Common Tern 13       6      
Eastern Whip-poor-will 6       6      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 13       6      
Purple Swamphen 61       6      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 14       6      
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher 14       6      
Snowy Plover 19       6      
Solitary Sandpiper 7       6      
Western Kingbird 24       6      
American Pipit 73       5      
Black-throated Blue Warbler 5       5      
Bronzed Cowbird 8       5      
Chuck-will's-widow 5       5      
Common Goldeneye 6       5      
Gray Kingbird 5       5      
Least Bittern 5       5      
White-crowned Sparrow 12       5      
American Redstart 4       4      
Black Swan 25       4      
Blue-and-yellow Macaw 19       4      
Cassin's Kingbird 4       4      
Dark-eyed Junco 20       4      
King Rail 4       4      
Lincoln's Sparrow 4       4      
Long-billed Curlew 6       4      
Red-masked Parakeet 123       4      
Stilt Sandpiper 138       4      
Yellow Warbler 4       4      
American Woodcock 9       3      
Black Scoter 16       3      
Brown Creeper 3       3      
Northern Waterthrush 4       3      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 3       3      
Snow Goose 4       3      
Virginia Rail 6       3      
Western Tanager 3       3      
White-tailed Kite 3       3      
Winter Wren 3       3      
Black-throated Green Warbler 2       2      
Black-whiskered Vireo 2       2      
Cape May Warbler 3       2      
Dickcissel 2       2      
Glaucous Gull 3       2      
Henslow's Sparrow 2       2      
Indian Peafowl 2       2      
Mitred Parakeet 38       2      
Muscovy Duck 28       2      
Pomarine Jaeger 2       2      
Red-crowned Parrot 8       2      
Rose-breasted Grosbeak 2       2      
Shiny Cowbird 11       2      
Swainson's Hawk 4       2      
Vermilion Flycatcher 3       2      
White-crowned Pigeon 6       2      
Yellow-chevroned Parakeet 8       2      
American Black Duck 8       1      
Barn Swallow 3       1      
Blue Grosbeak 1       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 3       1      
Budgerigar 2       1      
Buff-bellied Hummingbird 1       1      
Bullock's Oriole 1       1      
Chestnut-fronted Macaw 2       1      
Cinnamon Teal 1       1      
Common Hill Myna 4       1      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Green Parakeet 9       1      
Green-tailed Towhee 1       1      
Gull-billed Tern 3       1      
La Sagra's Flycatcher 1       1      
Le Conte's Sparrow 1       1      
Louisiana Waterthrush 2       1      
Mangrove Cuckoo 2       1      
Red-throated Loon 4       1      
Rusty Blackbird 15       1      
Saltmarsh Sparrow 1       1      
Seaside Sparrow 1       1      
White-eyed Parakeet 26       1      
White-faced Ibis 3       1      
Yellow-billed Cuckoo 1       1      
Yellow-breasted Chat 2       1      
Total 3,683,813             

A total of 280 species were reported.

See list of localities in Florida with reports.

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