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2008 Results: Louisiana

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See list of localities in Louisiana with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck 822       2      
Fulvous Whistling-Duck 2       1      
Greater White-fronted Goose 310       3      
Snow Goose 5,145       4      
Canada Goose 330       22      
Wood Duck 744       58      
Gadwall 253       13      
American Wigeon 55       7      
American Black Duck 2       1      
Mallard 329       42      
Mottled Duck 19       7      
Blue-winged Teal 89       7      
Northern Shoveler 458       10      
Northern Pintail 125       2      
Green-winged Teal 257       6      
Canvasback 190       4      
Redhead 2       1      
Ring-necked Duck 160       11      
Greater Scaup 15       1      
Lesser Scaup 575       15      
Surf Scoter 10       1      
Black Scoter 4       1      
Bufflehead 55       7      
Common Goldeneye 5       2      
Hooded Merganser 32       6      
Red-breasted Merganser 10       4      
Ruddy Duck 162       8      
Northern Bobwhite 11       4      
Wild Turkey 8       2      
Common Loon 26       5      
Pied-billed Grebe 124       30      
Horned Grebe 9       3      
Eared Grebe 1       1      
Neotropic Cormorant 26       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 1,397       63      
Anhinga 70       16      
American White Pelican 224       13      
Brown Pelican 152       29      
Great Blue Heron 149       75      
Great Egret 706       93      
Snowy Egret 229       36      
Little Blue Heron 35       16      
Tricolored Heron 14       8      
Cattle Egret 490       29      
Green Heron 2       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 30       7      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 3       1      
White Ibis 1,350       26      
Glossy Ibis 36       4      
White-faced Ibis 50       3      
Roseate Spoonbill 12       1      
Black Vulture 441       58      
Turkey Vulture 433       93      
Osprey 10       9      
White-tailed Kite 2       1      
Bald Eagle 44       10      
Northern Harrier 43       21      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 27       21      
Cooper's Hawk 50       30      
Red-shouldered Hawk 91       47      
Broad-winged Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 181       84      
American Kestrel 64       35      
Merlin 4       4      
Peregrine Falcon 6       4      
Black Rail 10       2      
Clapper Rail 5       1      
Virginia Rail 3       1      
Sora 3       2      
American Coot 4,457       28      
Sandhill Crane 1,204       9      
Black-bellied Plover 4       2      
Semipalmated Plover 60       1      
Killdeer 908       52      
Black-necked Stilt 65       3      
Spotted Sandpiper 5       5      
Greater Yellowlegs 32       6      
Willet 36       2      
Lesser Yellowlegs 1       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 1       1      
Western Sandpiper 2       1      
Least Sandpiper 21       3      
Dunlin 4       1      
Short-billed Dowitcher 30       2      
Wilson's Snipe 173       4      
American Woodcock 14       7      
Bonaparte's Gull 146       4      
Laughing Gull 714       22      
Ring-billed Gull 1,379       40      
Herring Gull 205       25      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Gull-billed Tern 12       4      
Caspian Tern 12       5      
Forster's Tern 104       11      
Royal Tern 33       4      
Black Skimmer 25       1      
Rock Pigeon 716       48      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 343       65      
White-winged Dove 148       23      
Mourning Dove 2,059       318      
Inca Dove 51       17      
Common Ground-Dove 38       14      
Barn Owl 5       3      
Eastern Screech-Owl 11       10      
Great Horned Owl 16       13      
Barred Owl 29       21      
Short-eared Owl 3       2      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 31       14      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 9       7      
Anna's Hummingbird 1       1      
Broad-tailed Hummingbird 1       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 42       28      
Calliope Hummingbird 3       2      
Buff-bellied Hummingbird 23       15      
Belted Kingfisher 56       36      
Red-headed Woodpecker 64       43      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 316       151      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 86       58      
Downy Woodpecker 194       85      
Hairy Woodpecker 17       11      
Northern Flicker 135       47      
Pileated Woodpecker 53       38      
Eastern Phoebe 127       56      
Vermilion Flycatcher 2       1      
Western Kingbird 16       2      
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher 4       2      
Fork-tailed Flycatcher 1       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 94       45      
White-eyed Vireo 26       5      
Blue-headed Vireo 40       17      
Blue Jay 863       269      
American Crow 1,223       178      
Fish Crow 208       29      
Horned Lark 2       1      
Purple Martin 369       65      
Tree Swallow 390       17      
Barn Swallow 5       1      
Carolina Chickadee 904       252      
Tufted Titmouse 393       143      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 26       21      
White-breasted Nuthatch 17       11      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 75       36      
Brown Creeper 9       5      
Carolina Wren 561       191      
Bewick's Wren 1       1      
House Wren 64       33      
Winter Wren 24       9      
Sedge Wren 4       2      
Marsh Wren 16       6      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 30       11      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 30       10      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 247       67      
Eastern Bluebird 417       112      
Hermit Thrush 89       24      
American Robin 3,290       128      
Gray Catbird 17       9      
Northern Mockingbird 686       275      
Brown Thrasher 92       50      
European Starling 2,413       101      
American Pipit 314       12      
Cedar Waxwing 1,491       61      
Northern Waterthrush 1       1      
Black-and-white Warbler 3       3      
Orange-crowned Warbler 64       38      
Common Yellowthroat 27       10      
Northern Parula 33       5      
Palm Warbler 29       8      
Pine Warbler 220       77      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1,030       101      
Yellow-throated Warbler 5       4      
Prairie Warbler 1       1      
Black-throated Green Warbler 1       1      
Wilson's Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 69       22      
Bachman's Sparrow 2       2      
Chipping Sparrow 1,564       131      
Field Sparrow 142       25      
Vesper Sparrow 10       2      
Lark Sparrow 7       2      
Savannah Sparrow 392       27      
Grasshopper Sparrow 1       1      
Henslow's Sparrow 1       1      
Le Conte's Sparrow 4       1      
Seaside Sparrow 4       1      
Fox Sparrow 36       11      
Song Sparrow 209       37      
Lincoln's Sparrow 8       2      
Swamp Sparrow 190       22      
White-throated Sparrow 1,266       136      
Harris's Sparrow 2       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 245       20      
Dark-eyed Junco 217       52      
Summer Tanager 1       1      
Western Tanager 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 2,116       373      
Rose-breasted Grosbeak 1       1      
Black-headed Grosbeak 1       1      
Indigo Bunting 1       1      
Painted Bunting 5       5      
Dickcissel 6       4      
Red-winged Blackbird 9,734       163      
Eastern Meadowlark 211       25      
Rusty Blackbird 269       14      
Brewer's Blackbird 277       13      
Common Grackle 10,216       86      
Boat-tailed Grackle 145       11      
Great-tailed Grackle 20       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1,221       73      
Purple Finch 190       62      
House Finch 774       154      
Pine Siskin 190       33      
American Goldfinch 6,345       280      
House Sparrow 1,791       201      
Total 84,709             

A total of 213 species were reported.

See list of localities in Louisiana with reports.

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