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2010 Results: Mississippi

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See list of localities in Mississippi with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Greater White-fronted Goose 510       6      
Snow Goose 29,558       23      
Ross's Goose 2       1      
Canada Goose 1,256       115      
Wood Duck 319       52      
Gadwall 650       15      
American Wigeon 24       5      
Mallard 770       76      
Mottled Duck 23       4      
Blue-winged Teal 70       8      
Northern Shoveler 1,280       21      
Northern Pintail 89       3      
Green-winged Teal 152       10      
Canvasback 176       6      
Redhead 21       7      
Ring-necked Duck 1,076       28      
Greater Scaup 77       5      
Lesser Scaup 604       17      
Surf Scoter 1       1      
White-winged Scoter 4       1      
Bufflehead 303       25      
Common Goldeneye 3       1      
Hooded Merganser 131       21      
Red-breasted Merganser 82       6      
Ruddy Duck 1,044       10      
Northern Bobwhite 87       12      
Wild Turkey 246       26      
Common Loon 126       18      
Pied-billed Grebe 169       38      
Horned Grebe 69       8      
Eared Grebe 4       3      
Northern Gannet 3       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 14,812       85      
Anhinga 27       14      
American White Pelican 2,778       45      
Brown Pelican 566       69      
American Bittern 6       4      
Great Blue Heron 521       163      
Great Egret 1,159       100      
Snowy Egret 279       52      
Little Blue Heron 27       9      
Tricolored Heron 8       5      
Reddish Egret 7       2      
Cattle Egret 22       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 15       4      
White Ibis 146       8      
Black Vulture 437       86      
Turkey Vulture 621       149      
Osprey 50       39      
Bald Eagle 33       19      
Northern Harrier 35       17      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 32       31      
Cooper's Hawk 45       36      
Red-shouldered Hawk 74       51      
Red-tailed Hawk 234       116      
Golden Eagle 1       1      
American Kestrel 46       30      
Merlin 3       3      
Clapper Rail 29       8      
King Rail 1       1      
Sora 5       1      
American Coot 1,823       33      
Sandhill Crane 29       10      
Black-bellied Plover 15       4      
Wilson's Plover 1       1      
Semipalmated Plover 25       3      
Piping Plover 2       1      
Killdeer 449       80      
American Oystercatcher 48       8      
Spotted Sandpiper 3       3      
Greater Yellowlegs 80       8      
Willet 138       16      
Lesser Yellowlegs 8       5      
Long-billed Curlew 3       1      
Marbled Godwit 27       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 26       6      
Sanderling 111       7      
Western Sandpiper 4       1      
Least Sandpiper 48       3      
Dunlin 395       6      
Short-billed Dowitcher 16       2      
Long-billed Dowitcher 4       1      
Wilson's Snipe 88       7      
American Woodcock 13       6      
Bonaparte's Gull 3,104       19      
Little Gull 1       1      
Laughing Gull 1,398       46      
Ring-billed Gull 7,363       44      
Herring Gull 122       24      
Caspian Tern 27       8      
Forster's Tern 225       20      
Royal Tern 35       5      
Black Skimmer 201       6      
Rock Pigeon 1,165       48      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 613       122      
White-winged Dove 105       27      
Mourning Dove 3,815       655      
Common Ground-Dove 93       30      
Barn Owl 13       9      
Eastern Screech-Owl 7       7      
Great Horned Owl 21       13      
Barred Owl 25       19      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 3       3      
Rufous Hummingbird 10       8      
Buff-bellied Hummingbird 2       1      
Belted Kingfisher 84       70      
Red-headed Woodpecker 271       153      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 638       407      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 109       90      
Downy Woodpecker 367       246      
Hairy Woodpecker 30       29      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 12       7      
Northern Flicker 231       96      
Pileated Woodpecker 104       72      
Eastern Phoebe 199       83      
Vermilion Flycatcher 2       2      
Loggerhead Shrike 46       30      
White-eyed Vireo 96       5      
Yellow-throated Vireo 3       3      
Blue-headed Vireo 7       7      
Blue Jay 1,904       608      
American Crow 1,899       267      
Fish Crow 81       20      
Horned Lark 138       6      
Purple Martin 75       17      
Tree Swallow 862       10      
Carolina Chickadee 1,879       589      
Tufted Titmouse 1,220       514      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 8       8      
White-breasted Nuthatch 144       94      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 145       83      
Brown Creeper 30       25      
Carolina Wren 806       393      
House Wren 452       113      
Winter Wren 27       14      
Sedge Wren 20       3      
Marsh Wren 49       9      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 3       3      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 41       17      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 143       70      
Eastern Bluebird 1,055       313      
Hermit Thrush 89       48      
American Robin 5,113       434      
Gray Catbird 39       24      
Northern Mockingbird 996       483      
Brown Thrasher 228       161      
European Starling 3,179       98      
American Pipit 79       3      
Cedar Waxwing 1,676       88      
Black-and-white Warbler 2       2      
Orange-crowned Warbler 30       27      
Common Yellowthroat 10       4      
Palm Warbler 23       8      
Pine Warbler 650       172      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1,816       185      
Eastern Towhee 506       215      
Bachman's Sparrow 2       1      
Chipping Sparrow 5,197       326      
Field Sparrow 602       80      
Vesper Sparrow 12       3      
Savannah Sparrow 182       21      
Henslow's Sparrow 2       1      
Le Conte's Sparrow 1       1      
Nelson's Sparrow 1       1      
Seaside Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 101       27      
Song Sparrow 688       125      
Lincoln's Sparrow 39       9      
Swamp Sparrow 266       37      
White-throated Sparrow 3,288       373      
White-crowned Sparrow 192       32      
Dark-eyed Junco 2,144       325      
Summer Tanager 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 6,257       876      
Dickcissel 2       2      
Red-winged Blackbird 39,932       293      
Eastern Meadowlark 395       28      
Rusty Blackbird 161       13      
Brewer's Blackbird 1,852       17      
Common Grackle 81,130       111      
Boat-tailed Grackle 90       8      
Bronzed Cowbird 1       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 6,447       142      
Baltimore Oriole 14       9      
Purple Finch 1,007       223      
House Finch 1,845       332      
Pine Siskin 186       46      
American Goldfinch 23,603       664      
House Sparrow 2,159       249      
Total 288,068             

A total of 189 species were reported.

See list of localities in Mississippi with reports.

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