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2007 Results: Mississippi

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

See list of localities in Mississippi with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Greater White-fronted Goose 120       8      
Snow Goose 1,621       17      
Cackling Goose 3       2      
Canada Goose 1,425       130      
Wood Duck 394       60      
Gadwall 157       12      
American Wigeon 22       6      
American Black Duck 6       2      
Mallard 696       78      
Mottled Duck 123       8      
Blue-winged Teal 83       5      
Northern Shoveler 521       12      
Northern Pintail 177       7      
Green-winged Teal 244       11      
Canvasback 33       4      
Ring-necked Duck 473       14      
Greater Scaup 1       1      
Lesser Scaup 2,887       17      
Bufflehead 160       11      
Common Goldeneye 6       3      
Hooded Merganser 204       19      
Red-breasted Merganser 23       4      
Ruddy Duck 579       9      
Northern Bobwhite 66       10      
Wild Turkey 313       37      
Common Loon 71       9      
Pied-billed Grebe 85       30      
Horned Grebe 35       6      
Northern Gannet 5       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 2,994       63      
Anhinga 12       5      
American White Pelican 781       29      
Brown Pelican 334       64      
Great Blue Heron 454       167      
Great Egret 434       88      
Snowy Egret 118       28      
Little Blue Heron 42       17      
Tricolored Heron 9       4      
Reddish Egret 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 8       7      
White Ibis 27       7      
Black Vulture 678       134      
Turkey Vulture 611       151      
Osprey 86       39      
Bald Eagle 40       24      
Northern Harrier 29       20      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 30       28      
Cooper's Hawk 24       23      
Red-shouldered Hawk 74       55      
Red-tailed Hawk 254       154      
American Kestrel 47       25      
Merlin 3       3      
Peregrine Falcon 2       2      
Clapper Rail 14       7      
King Rail 1       1      
Virginia Rail 5       2      
Sora 2       2      
American Coot 1,341       20      
Sandhill Crane 29       9      
Black-bellied Plover 76       2      
Semipalmated Plover 12       1      
Piping Plover 5       2      
Killdeer 862       116      
American Oystercatcher 8       2      
Spotted Sandpiper 3       3      
Greater Yellowlegs 14       4      
Willet 159       5      
Lesser Yellowlegs 6       2      
Long-billed Curlew 12       2      
Marbled Godwit 1       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 2       1      
Red Knot 1       1      
Sanderling 202       2      
Western Sandpiper 1       1      
Least Sandpiper 7       1      
Dunlin 2,616       3      
Short-billed Dowitcher 112       2      
Wilson's Snipe 97       13      
American Woodcock 10       7      
Bonaparte's Gull 341       29      
Laughing Gull 2,181       50      
Ring-billed Gull 686       31      
Herring Gull 180       18      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Caspian Tern 4       4      
Forster's Tern 98       7      
Royal Tern 63       3      
Black Skimmer 205       4      
Rock Pigeon 804       49      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 454       142      
White-winged Dove 130       43      
Mourning Dove 3,674       779      
Common Ground-Dove 2       1      
Barn Owl 16       9      
Eastern Screech-Owl 5       3      
Great Horned Owl 25       21      
Barred Owl 33       24      
Short-eared Owl 3       3      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 1       1      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 3       3      
Rufous Hummingbird 5       3      
Calliope Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 98       67      
Red-headed Woodpecker 277       168      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 799       522      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 128       94      
Downy Woodpecker 357       238      
Hairy Woodpecker 37       22      
Northern Flicker 185       114      
Pileated Woodpecker 76       53      
Eastern Phoebe 199       114      
Vermilion Flycatcher 2       2      
Loggerhead Shrike 60       22      
Blue-headed Vireo 9       7      
Blue Jay 2,090       726      
American Crow 2,129       333      
Fish Crow 89       28      
Horned Lark 63       10      
Purple Martin 114       33      
Tree Swallow 1,009       16      
Carolina Chickadee 2,079       647      
Tufted Titmouse 1,570       563      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 29       14      
White-breasted Nuthatch 122       63      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 169       85      
Brown Creeper 46       27      
Carolina Wren 1,020       449      
Bewick's Wren 1       1      
House Wren 269       92      
Winter Wren 23       14      
Sedge Wren 25       8      
Marsh Wren 25       12      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 32       10      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 35       14      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 174       99      
Eastern Bluebird 1,261       357      
Hermit Thrush 171       75      
American Robin 27,438       976      
Gray Catbird 43       25      
Northern Mockingbird 1,592       676      
Brown Thrasher 713       378      
European Starling 1,717       138      
American Pipit 55       17      
Cedar Waxwing 5,845       156      
Lapland Longspur 3       2      
Orange-crowned Warbler 16       15      
Common Yellowthroat 6       5      
Palm Warbler 39       16      
Pine Warbler 603       198      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 2,838       307      
Eastern Towhee 665       282      
Bachman's Sparrow 36       15      
Chipping Sparrow 4,265       411      
Field Sparrow 807       105      
Vesper Sparrow 42       8      
Savannah Sparrow 537       38      
Grasshopper Sparrow 1       1      
Henslow's Sparrow 5       4      
Le Conte's Sparrow 5       2      
Seaside Sparrow 3       2      
Fox Sparrow 72       32      
Song Sparrow 726       162      
Lincoln's Sparrow 1       1      
Swamp Sparrow 229       41      
White-throated Sparrow 4,156       489      
White-crowned Sparrow 281       59      
Dark-eyed Junco 2,901       429      
Summer Tanager 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 6,321       1,017      
Dickcissel 1       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 6,885       402      
Eastern Meadowlark 381       47      
Rusty Blackbird 1,167       35      
Brewer's Blackbird 839       40      
Common Grackle 18,145       281      
Boat-tailed Grackle 320       18      
Brown-headed Cowbird 7,145       302      
Purple Finch 466       124      
House Finch 2,256       423      
Pine Siskin 217       44      
American Goldfinch 16,922       704      
House Sparrow 3,088       327      
Total 166,704             

A total of 182 species were reported.

See list of localities in Mississippi with reports.

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