Great Backyard Bird Count
Home Submit your bird checklist Explore the results

2007 Results: Louisiana

Other years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012

See list of localities in Louisiana with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Greater White-fronted Goose 190       4      
Snow Goose 53,230       10      
Ross's Goose 4       1      
Canada Goose 47       9      
Wood Duck 561       73      
Gadwall 504       18      
American Wigeon 35       4      
American Black Duck 10       1      
Mallard 378       51      
Mottled Duck 33       2      
Blue-winged Teal 160       7      
Northern Shoveler 134       9      
Northern Pintail 30       5      
Green-winged Teal 81       8      
Canvasback 116       3      
Redhead 3       1      
Ring-necked Duck 539       20      
Lesser Scaup 1,416       22      
White-winged Scoter 1       1      
Bufflehead 319       6      
Hooded Merganser 16       7      
Ruddy Duck 954       9      
Northern Bobwhite 27       5      
Wild Turkey 8       3      
Common Loon 22       7      
Pied-billed Grebe 174       44      
Horned Grebe 13       6      
Eared Grebe 3       3      
Neotropic Cormorant 77       6      
Double-crested Cormorant 2,369       86      
Anhinga 49       17      
American White Pelican 707       22      
Brown Pelican 66       16      
American Bittern 2       2      
Great Blue Heron 215       90      
Great Egret 1,352       94      
Snowy Egret 266       36      
Little Blue Heron 20       10      
Tricolored Heron 22       10      
Cattle Egret 189       30      
Green Heron 2       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 4       4      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 4       3      
White Ibis 138       11      
Glossy Ibis 16       3      
Roseate Spoonbill 35       3      
Black Vulture 433       67      
Turkey Vulture 869       140      
Osprey 7       5      
Bald Eagle 18       14      
Northern Harrier 48       20      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 11       10      
Cooper's Hawk 15       13      
Red-shouldered Hawk 90       50      
Broad-winged Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 236       111      
American Kestrel 46       27      
Merlin 5       4      
Peregrine Falcon 2       2      
Clapper Rail 1       1      
Sora 2       2      
American Coot 3,595       35      
Sandhill Crane 191       3      
Killdeer 630       88      
Black-necked Stilt 21       2      
Spotted Sandpiper 5       5      
Greater Yellowlegs 43       4      
Willet 7       1      
Lesser Yellowlegs 6       1      
Whimbrel 3       1      
Red Knot 3       1      
Western Sandpiper 11       2      
Least Sandpiper 15       1      
Long-billed Dowitcher 183       2      
Wilson's Snipe 167       10      
American Woodcock 9       4      
Bonaparte's Gull 40       6      
Laughing Gull 436       14      
Ring-billed Gull 942       38      
Herring Gull 293       9      
Caspian Tern 9       3      
Common Tern 3       1      
Forster's Tern 187       12      
Royal Tern 9       2      
Rock Pigeon 677       38      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 440       94      
White-winged Dove 285       24      
Mourning Dove 1,786       322      
Inca Dove 158       48      
Common Ground-Dove 33       10      
Greater Roadrunner 1       1      
Barn Owl 2       2      
Eastern Screech-Owl 17       17      
Great Horned Owl 8       6      
Barred Owl 25       20      
Short-eared Owl 1       1      
Eastern Whip-poor-will 1       1      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 24       16      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 15       12      
Broad-tailed Hummingbird 1       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 89       39      
Calliope Hummingbird 6       5      
Buff-bellied Hummingbird 8       8      
Belted Kingfisher 88       58      
Red-headed Woodpecker 67       51      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 353       198      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 116       78      
Downy Woodpecker 156       96      
Hairy Woodpecker 27       18      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 3       3      
Northern Flicker 128       65      
Pileated Woodpecker 92       58      
Eastern Phoebe 166       79      
Loggerhead Shrike 84       42      
White-eyed Vireo 6       4      
Blue-headed Vireo 18       13      
Blue Jay 838       295      
American Crow 1,664       219      
Fish Crow 265       32      
Horned Lark 90       3      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 10       2      
Purple Martin 131       29      
Tree Swallow 1,598       11      
Barn Swallow 2       1      
Carolina Chickadee 887       269      
Tufted Titmouse 470       172      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 2       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 13       9      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 64       31      
Brown Creeper 15       12      
Carolina Wren 386       194      
Bewick's Wren 1       1      
House Wren 68       29      
Winter Wren 9       9      
Sedge Wren 2       1      
Marsh Wren 9       4      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 32       17      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 57       22      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 350       127      
Eastern Bluebird 788       174      
Hermit Thrush 163       68      
American Robin 8,386       411      
Gray Catbird 15       13      
Northern Mockingbird 754       304      
Brown Thrasher 114       76      
European Starling 2,479       105      
American Pipit 557       16      
Cedar Waxwing 4,953       125      
Black-and-white Warbler 1       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 72       43      
Common Yellowthroat 39       13      
Northern Parula 3       2      
Palm Warbler 22       6      
Pine Warbler 408       141      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 3,857       235      
Yellow-throated Warbler 32       7      
Eastern Towhee 40       31      
Chipping Sparrow 2,025       156      
Field Sparrow 286       34      
Vesper Sparrow 16       4      
Savannah Sparrow 584       42      
Grasshopper Sparrow 4       2      
Henslow's Sparrow 1       1      
Le Conte's Sparrow 23       7      
Seaside Sparrow 3       1      
Fox Sparrow 24       5      
Song Sparrow 431       72      
Lincoln's Sparrow 51       10      
Swamp Sparrow 485       47      
White-throated Sparrow 2,015       204      
White-crowned Sparrow 342       36      
Dark-eyed Junco 1,447       181      
Northern Cardinal 2,259       424      
Painted Bunting 6       5      
Red-winged Blackbird 111,998       238      
Eastern Meadowlark 636       36      
Rusty Blackbird 174       13      
Brewer's Blackbird 415       17      
Common Grackle 19,384       164      
Boat-tailed Grackle 99       15      
Great-tailed Grackle 8       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2,805       128      
Baltimore Oriole 13       5      
Purple Finch 13       5      
House Finch 881       148      
Pine Siskin 23       11      
American Goldfinch 9,360       304      
House Sparrow 1,691       209      
Total 265,162             

A total of 188 species were reported.

See list of localities in Louisiana with reports.

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