Mississippi Sandhill Crane National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Region
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2008 Christmas Bird Count - Refuge Land

Downy Woodpecker. Credit: USFWS

Downy Woodpecker. Credit: USFWS

 

This census outlines the species viewed on the refuge during the 2008 CBC. It is split into two group: refuge and sprayfields.

This is not the complete CBC for this area.

Christmas Bird Count Date: December 19, 2008

Refuge
Spray Fields
Groove-billed Ani
1
Pied-billed Grebe
1
4
American White Pelican
45
Double-crested Cormorant
9
Great Egret
3
4
Snow Goose
16
Canada Goose
30
Greater White-fronted Goose
4
Ring-necked Duck
100
Lesser Scaup
800
Bufflehead
20
Ruddy Duck
30
Gadwall
40
Blue-winged Teal
15
Northern Shoveler
350
Redhead
1
Green-winged Teal
60
Osprey
1
1
Bald Eagle
3
1
Northern Harrier
2
3
Cooper's Hawk
1
Red-tailed Hawk
2
3
American Kestrel
3
4
Northern Bobwhite
1
King Rail
1
Virginia Rail
5
Sora
20
Common Moorhen
4
American Coot
 
80
Dunlin
120
Bonaparte's Gull
4
Black-necked Stilt
51
Sandhill Crane
35
25
Killdeer
211
Spotted Sandpiper
1
Western Sandpiper
5
Least Sandpiper
50
Long-billed Dowitcher
4
Common Snipe
4
6
Mourning Dove
3
30
Belted Kingfisher
1
Red-headed Woodpecker
1
Red-bellied Woodpecker
1
12
Downy Woodpecker
1
3
Northern Flicker
2
Eastern Phoebe
2
17
Loggerhead Shrike
2
1
White-eyed Vireo
2
Blue-headed Vireo
2
Blue Jay
2
3
American Crow
2
Tree Swallow
46
Caroline Chickadee
1
12
Brown-headed Nuthatch
3
12
Carolina Wren
2
17
Sedge Wren
14
22
Marsh Wren
15
Golden-crowned Kinglet
6
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
2
38
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
7
Eastern Bluebird
10
23
Hermit Thrush
1
American Robin
64
420
Gray Catbird
10
Northern Mockingbird
2
7
Brown Thrasher
1
European Starling
3
American Pipit
25
Cedar Waxwing
8
Orange-crowned Warbler
5
Yellow-rumped Warbler
4
Black-throated Green Warbler
400
Pine Warbler
8
22
Palm Warbler
20
Common Yellowthroat
5
Eastern Towhee
11
12
Chipping Sparrow
150
17
Field Sparrow
1
Vesper Sparrow
2
Savannah Sparrow
40
140
Henslow's Sparrow
46
LeConte's Sparrow
1
Song Sparrow
3
30
Swamp Sparrow
36
140
White-throated Sparrow
12
Northern Cardinal
26
Red -winged Blackbird
150
Eastern Meadowlark
24
75
Common Grackle
40
Boat-tailed Grackle
100
Brown-headed Cowbird
100
House Finch
1
American Goldfinch
16

 

Last updated: May 11, 2009

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