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2012 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
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck 4       1      
Fulvous Whistling-Duck 1       1      
Greater White-fronted Goose 139       5      
Snow Goose 15,680       8      
Canada Goose 118       13      
Wood Duck 150       46      
Gadwall 624       12      
Mallard 220       20      
Mottled Duck 28       5      
Blue-winged Teal 9       3      
Northern Shoveler 942       9      
Northern Pintail 27       5      
Green-winged Teal 116       6      
Redhead 40       1      
Ring-necked Duck 127       5      
Greater Scaup 1       1      
Lesser Scaup 356       5      
Common Goldeneye 4       1      
Hooded Merganser 29       4      
Red-breasted Merganser 12       1      
Northern Bobwhite 42       5      
Wild Turkey 16       1      
Common Loon 29       5      
Pied-billed Grebe 111       20      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Neotropic Cormorant 146       7      
Double-crested Cormorant 2,047       35      
Anhinga 40       8      
American White Pelican 1,205       18      
Brown Pelican 172       12      
Great Blue Heron 98       46      
Great Egret 360       68      
Snowy Egret 112       29      
Little Blue Heron 8       3      
Tricolored Heron 2       2      
Cattle Egret 199       12      
Green Heron 3       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 2       1      
White Ibis 1,943       19      
White-faced Ibis 251       5      
Roseate Spoonbill 25       7      
Black Vulture 124       43      
Turkey Vulture 322       73      
Osprey 9       8      
White-tailed Kite 1       1      
Northern Harrier 35       13      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 8       7      
Cooper's Hawk 15       12      
Bald Eagle 42       11      
Red-shouldered Hawk 23       18      
Red-tailed Hawk 103       57      
Common Gallinule 35       4      
American Coot 3,667       24      
Sandhill Crane 650       2      
Black-bellied Plover 30       1      
Wilson's Plover 1       1      
Semipalmated Plover 25       1      
Killdeer 184       29      
Black-necked Stilt 15       1      
American Avocet 450       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 12       3      
Willet 41       2      
Lesser Yellowlegs 36       1      
Long-billed Curlew 1       1      
Marbled Godwit 35       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 22       1      
Sanderling 100       1      
Western Sandpiper 350       1      
Least Sandpiper 30       1      
Dunlin 250       2      
Short-billed Dowitcher 51       2      
Bonaparte's Gull 48       4      
Laughing Gull 1,674       16      
Ring-billed Gull 789       33      
Herring Gull 33       6      
Gull-billed Tern 1       1      
Caspian Tern 11       4      
Forster's Tern 167       4      
Royal Tern 96       4      
Black Skimmer 700       1      
Rock Pigeon 442       32      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 102       48      
White-winged Dove 222       32      
Mourning Dove 1,095       236      
Inca Dove 71       20      
Common Ground-Dove 15       6      
Eastern Screech-Owl 5       5      
Great Horned Owl 8       4      
Barred Owl 13       11      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 16       12      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 8       5      
Broad-tailed Hummingbird 2       2      
Rufous Hummingbird 53       31      
Calliope Hummingbird 2       2      
Buff-bellied Hummingbird 8       8      
Belted Kingfisher 28       20      
Red-headed Woodpecker 60       34      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 166       103      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 44       31      
Downy Woodpecker 73       50      
Hairy Woodpecker 3       3      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 6       2      
Northern Flicker 50       25      
Pileated Woodpecker 45       28      
American Kestrel 44       18      
Merlin 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 2       1      
Monk Parakeet 26       5      
Eastern Phoebe 56       39      
Loggerhead Shrike 48       29      
White-eyed Vireo 4       1      
Blue-headed Vireo 2       2      
Blue Jay 465       173      
American Crow 767       125      
Fish Crow 261       19      
Horned Lark 2       1      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 3       2      
Purple Martin 103       26      
Tree Swallow 16       3      
Carolina Chickadee 464       200      
Tufted Titmouse 216       99      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 2       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 6       6      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 69       6      
Brown Creeper 4       4      
House Wren 51       14      
Sedge Wren 3       3      
Marsh Wren 3       2      
Carolina Wren 210       108      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 14       7      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 5       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 66       31      
Eastern Bluebird 361       101      
Hermit Thrush 8       4      
American Robin 6,692       167      
Gray Catbird 7       5      
Northern Mockingbird 360       185      
Brown Thrasher 45       29      
European Starling 689       52      
American Pipit 9       2      
Cedar Waxwing 1,094       54      
Orange-crowned Warbler 82       30      
Common Yellowthroat 2       2      
Pine Warbler 192       45      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 784       103      
Wilson's Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 21       12      
Bachman's Sparrow 1       1      
Chipping Sparrow 1,244       104      
Field Sparrow 73       16      
Vesper Sparrow 38       5      
Savannah Sparrow 114       16      
Grasshopper Sparrow 2       1      
Le Conte's Sparrow 1       1      
Seaside Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 152       26      
Swamp Sparrow 21       10      
White-throated Sparrow 612       100      
White-crowned Sparrow 121       20      
Dark-eyed Junco 533       71      
Northern Cardinal 1,535       278      
Painted Bunting 5       5      
Red-winged Blackbird 12,905       123      
Eastern Meadowlark 97       14      
Western Meadowlark 12       1      
Rusty Blackbird 112       7      
Brewer's Blackbird 130       1      
Common Grackle 5,783       49      
Boat-tailed Grackle 821       6      
Great-tailed Grackle 14       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 3,863       83      
Baltimore Oriole 2       2      
Purple Finch 61       19      
House Finch 359       99      
Pine Siskin 27       9      
American Goldfinch 2,705       144      
House Sparrow 1,078       144      
Total 83,846             

A total of 178 species were reported.

See list of localities in Louisiana with reports.

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