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2012 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
Common Grackle 33,648       87      
American Robin 22,044       284      
Snow Goose 9,457       8      
Mallard 9,375       60      
Red-winged Blackbird 8,895       210      
American Goldfinch 6,195       378      
Cedar Waxwing 4,724       91      
European Starling 4,629       66      
American Coot 3,711       27      
Mourning Dove 3,453       431      
Northern Cardinal 3,179       535      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2,625       97      
Chipping Sparrow 2,579       222      
Rusty Blackbird 2,379       16      
Northern Shoveler 2,172       20      
Green-winged Teal 2,150       15      
Wood Duck 2,133       49      
American Crow 2,077       183      
Ruddy Duck 1,912       13      
Laughing Gull 1,720       30      
Black Skimmer 1,710       9      
House Sparrow 1,642       165      
Double-crested Cormorant 1,422       46      
Ring-necked Duck 1,288       21      
Blue Jay 1,257       331      
Carolina Chickadee 1,218       382      
Dark-eyed Junco 1,176       199      
Ring-billed Gull 1,160       33      
Canada Goose 1,104       105      
Rock Pigeon 933       40      
White-throated Sparrow 846       160      
Great Egret 824       73      
Tufted Titmouse 810       305      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 800       135      
House Finch 775       204      
Great Blue Heron 762       105      
American White Pelican 732       11      
Eastern Bluebird 729       192      
Northern Mockingbird 705       302      
Killdeer 657       54      
Gadwall 627       20      
Carolina Wren 531       206      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 526       247      
Turkey Vulture 523       107      
Lesser Scaup 490       14      
Pine Warbler 490       90      
Black Vulture 461       82      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 457       74      
Brown Pelican 451       32      
Bonaparte's Gull 346       15      
Brewer's Blackbird 338       15      
Purple Finch 332       87      
Song Sparrow 329       67      
Dunlin 311       7      
Red-tailed Hawk 303       94      
Red-headed Woodpecker 290       68      
Eastern Towhee 264       99      
Field Sparrow 252       49      
Pied-billed Grebe 238       45      
Downy Woodpecker 237       158      
Eastern Meadowlark 237       28      
Boat-tailed Grackle 230       9      
Brown Thrasher 226       97      
Snowy Egret 217       29      
Horned Grebe 214       11      
Wilson's Snipe 209       6      
Bufflehead 207       21      
Greater White-fronted Goose 207       6      
Northern Pintail 199       7      
Purple Martin 183       39      
Fish Crow 174       28      
Northern Flicker 172       79      
Hooded Merganser 170       24      
Sanderling 163       6      
Royal Tern 144       10      
Willet 143       11      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 137       64      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 136       77      
Forster's Tern 130       19      
Red-shouldered Hawk 122       45      
Savannah Sparrow 122       18      
Wild Turkey 119       19      
House Wren 116       36      
Least Sandpiper 106       2      
Canvasback 102       6      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 101       48      
Pileated Woodpecker 100       57      
Red-breasted Merganser 99       8      
Lesser Yellowlegs 96       6      
Eastern Phoebe 94       48      
White-faced Ibis 94       2      
Pine Siskin 92       24      
Belted Kingfisher 89       47      
Swamp Sparrow 84       25      
Northern Harrier 81       30      
Barred Owl 80       15      
Ruddy Turnstone 74       10      
Hairy Woodpecker 67       33      
American Oystercatcher 66       8      
White-crowned Sparrow 60       18      
White-breasted Nuthatch 59       36      
Gray Catbird 54       15      
Common Ground-Dove 50       21      
Marbled Godwit 50       4      
Greater Yellowlegs 49       4      
American Kestrel 48       22      
White-winged Dove 47       10      
Loggerhead Shrike 43       22      
Semipalmated Plover 42       4      
Common Loon 39       16      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 37       12      
Northern Bobwhite 37       5      
Herring Gull 36       6      
Brown Creeper 34       15      
Cooper's Hawk 33       24      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 32       21      
Vesper Sparrow 30       7      
American Woodcock 29       9      
Osprey 27       21      
Redhead 25       3      
Bald Eagle 24       17      
Sandhill Crane 24       10      
Hermit Thrush 23       12      
Black-bellied Plover 20       8      
Cattle Egret 20       3      
Long-billed Dowitcher 20       1      
Fox Sparrow 19       12      
Anhinga 16       10      
Orange-crowned Warbler 16       13      
Blue-winged Teal 15       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 15       12      
Great Horned Owl 14       10      
Clapper Rail 13       6      
Horned Lark 13       7      
Tree Swallow 13       4      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 12       7      
Greater Scaup 9       1      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 8       7      
Common Yellowthroat 8       3      
Henslow's Sparrow 8       2      
Piping Plover 8       3      
White Ibis 8       2      
Winter Wren 8       3      
Eastern Screech-Owl 6       6      
Barn Owl 5       4      
Common Goldeneye 5       1      
Little Blue Heron 5       4      
Blue-headed Vireo 4       4      
Palm Warbler 4       2      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 4       2      
Caspian Tern 3       2      
Glossy Ibis 3       2      
Grasshopper Sparrow 3       1      
Sandwich Tern 3       2      
Sedge Wren 3       2      
Spotted Sandpiper 3       3      
American Wigeon 2       1      
Common Gallinule 2       1      
Inca Dove 2       1      
Marsh Wren 2       1      
Mottled Duck 2       1      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 2       2      
Tricolored Heron 2       2      
White-eyed Vireo 2       1      
Barn Swallow 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
Eared Grebe 1       1      
Golden Eagle 1       1      
Lark Bunting 1       1      
Lincoln's Sparrow 1       1      
Merlin 1       1      
Painted Redstart 1       1      
Pectoral Sandpiper 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Reddish Egret 1       1      
Ross's Goose 1       1      
Total 164,079             

A total of 176 species were reported.

See list of localities in Mississippi with reports.

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