Statistics from Alabama Breeding Bird Atlas 2000-2006

Table 1.  Statistics for breeding evidence and occurrence (observed data) in priority blocks.
Table 2.  Statistics for breeding evidence in priority blocks for level III ecoregions (observed data NOT included).
Table 3.  Statistics for breeding evidence and occurrence (observed data) in all blocks.


Table 1. Statistics for breeding evidence and occurrence (observed data) for priority blocks (585).

                   
Number SPECIESNUM BANDCODE COMNAME Totals Adj Total Conf Prob Poss Obs % In StatBlks
1 002 CAGO Canada Goose 164 163 87 32 44 1 28%
2 005 WODU Wood Duck 265 265 86 110 69   45%
3 008 ABDU American Black Duck 2 2 1   1   0%
4 009 MALL Mallard 139 138 45 43 50 1 24%
5 010 MODU Mottled Duck 1 1 1       0%
6 011 BWTE Blue-winged Teal 3 1   1   2 0%
7 016 HOME Hooded Merganser 6 6 3   3   1%
8 021 WITU Wild Turkey 430 426 121 118 187 4 73%
9 022 NOBO Northern Bobwhite 545 545 54 258 233   93%
10 023 PBGR Pied-billed Grebe 19 19 3 6 10   3%
11 024 BRPE Brown Pelican 4 0       4 0%
12 025 DCCO Double-crested Cormorant 24 1 1     23 0%
13 026 ANHI Anhinga 18 18 1 2 15   3%
14 027 AMBI American Bittern 1 1     1   0%
15 028 LEBI Least Bittern 7 6     6 1 1%
16 029 GBHE Great Blue Heron 357 33 22 3 8 324 6%
17 030 GREG Great Egret 148 10 6 1 3 138 2%
18 031 SNEG Snowy Egret 28 0       28 0%
19 032 LBHE Little Blue Heron 91 2 1   1 89 0%
20 033 TRHE Tricolored Heron 4 0       4 0%
21 035 CAEG Cattle Egret 155 7 6   1 148 1%
22 036 GRHE Green Heron 383 379 17 82 280 4 65%
23 037 BCNH Black-crowned Night-Heron 8 8 1   7   1%
24 038 YCNH Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 27 26 6 2 18 1 4%
25 039 WHIB White Ibis 18 0       18 0%
26 040 GLIB Glossy Ibis 1 0       1 0%
27 042 WOST Wood Stork 1 0       1 0%
28 043 BLVU Black Vulture 335 52 7 11 34 283 9%
29 044 TUVU Turkey Vulture 527 46 4 13 29 481 8%
30 045 OSPR Osprey 31 31 14 2 15   5%
31 046 STKI Swallow-tailed Kite 13 13 1 4 8   2%
32 047 MIKI Mississippi Kite 78 77 6 20 51 1 13%
33 048 BAEA Bald Eagle 14 8 8     6 1%
34 050 SSHA Sharp-shinned Hawk 38 38 5 3 30   6%
35 051 COHA Cooper's Hawk 159 159 13 18 128   27%
36 052 RSHA Red-shouldered Hawk 473 473 93 104 276   81%
37 053 BWHA Broad-winged Hawk 236 236 41 35 160   40%
38 054 RTHA Red-tailed Hawk 464 464 96 93 275   79%
39 055 AMKE American Kestrel 98 98 20 20 58   17%
40 058 CLRA Clapper Rail 3 3 1   2   1%
41 059 KIRA King Rail 10 10 1 4 5   2%
42 062 PUGA Purple Gallinule 7 7 3 1 3   1%
43 063 COMO Common Moorhen 9 9 5 1 3   2%
44 064 AMCO American Coot 7 2   1 1 5 0%
45 068 KILL Killdeer 400 400 110 109 181   68%
46 070 BNST Black-necked Stilt 3 1   1   2 0%
47 072 WILL Willet 1 0       1 0%
48 074 AMWO American Woodcock 50 50 1 25 24   9%
49 075 LAGU Laughing Gull 8 0       8 0%
50 079 LETE Least Tern 4 0       4 0%
51 080 GBTE Gull-billed Tern 1 1     1   0%
52 084 FOTE Forster's Tern 1 0       1 0%
53 085 ROYT Royal Tern 4 0       4 0%
54 087 BLSK Black Skimmer 2 0       2 0%
55 088 RODO Rock Pigeon 206 206 32 60 114   35%
56 089 ECDO Eurasian Collared-Dove 222 222 17 85 120   38%
57 090 WWDO White-winged Dove 1 1   1     0%
58 091 MODO Mourning Dove 584 584 136 373 75   100%
59 092 COGD Common Ground-Dove 94 94 3 45 46   16%
60 094 YBCU Yellow-billed Cuckoo 549 548 64 177 307 1 94%
61 095 BBCU Black-billed Cuckoo 1 1     1   0%
62 096 BNOW Barn Own 40 40 22 6 12   7%
63 097 EASO Eastern Screech-Owl 326 326 14 63 249   56%
64 098 GHOW Great Horned Owl 287 287 20 87 180   49%
65 100 BDOW Barred Owl 400 400 32 153 215   68%
66 101 CONI Common Nighthawk 85 85 4 35 46   15%
67 102 CWWI Chuck-will's-widow 505 505 7 203 295   86%
68 103 WPWI Whip-poor-will 159 159   41 118   27%
69 104 CHSW Chimney Swift 558 558 58 191 309   95%
70 105 RTHU Ruby-throated Hummingbird 490 490 12 156 322   84%
71 106 BEKI Belted Kingfisher 249 247 64 53 130 2 42%
72 107 RHWO Red-headed Woodpecker 387 387 97 99 191   66%
73 108 RBWO Red-bellied Woodpecker 584 584 191 233 160   100%
74 109 DOWO Downy Woodpecker 579 579 88 185 306   99%
75 110 HAWO Hairy Woodpecker 285 285 18 52 215   49%
76 111 RCWO Red-cockaded Woodpecker 3 3   1 2   1%
77 112 NOFL Northern Flicker 376 376 33 74 269   64%
78 113 PIWO Pileated Woodpecker 503 503 35 132 336   86%
79 114 EAWP Eastern Wood-Pewee 492 492 26 155 311   84%
80 115 ACFL Acadian Flycatcher 425 425 13 133 279   73%
81 116 WIFL Willow Flycatcher 1 1   1     0%
82 118 EAPH Eastern Phoebe 426 426 217 86 123   73%
83 119 GCFL Great Crested Flycatcher 575 575 130 218 227   98%
84 120 EAKI Eastern Kingbird 569 569 186 232 151   97%
85 121 GRAK Gray Kingbird 1 0       1 0%
86 122 STFL Scissor-tailed Flycatcher 1 1   1     0%
87 123 LOSH Loggerhead Shrike 250 250 73 44 133   43%
88 124 WEVI White-eyed Vireo 582 582 85 334 163   99%
89 126 YTVI Yellow-throated Vireo 475 475 14 113 348   81%
90 127 BHVI Blue-headed Vireo 25 25 2 4 19   4%
91 128 WAVI Warbling Vireo 1 1     1   0%
92 129 REVI Red-eyed Vireo 555 555 43 286 226   95%
93 130 BLJA Blue Jay 582 582 191 250 141   99%
94 131 AMCR American Crow 583 583 187 244 152   100%
95 132 FICR Fish Crow 190 177 14 31 132 13 30%
96 134 HOLA Horned Lark 32 32 2 10 20   5%
97 135 PUMA Purple Martin 524 523 405 34 84 1 89%
98 136 TRES Tree Swallow 34 33 16 6 11 1 6%
99 137 NRWS Northern Rough-winged Swallow 424 424 104 103 217   72%
100 139 CLSW Cliff Swallow 110 110 75 9 26   19%
101 140 BARS Barn Swallow 544 543 385 62 96 1 93%
102 141 CACH Carolina Chickadee 583 583 219 218 146   100%
103 142 TUTI Tufted Titmouse 582 582 202 280 100   99%
104 144 WBNU White-breasted Nuthatch 237 237 29 67 141   41%
105 145 BHNU Brown-headed Nuthatch 380 380 80 98 202   65%
106 147 CARW Carolina Wren 585 585 205 314 66   100%
107 149 HOWR House Wren 15 15 3 2 10   3%
108 152 MAWR Marsh Wren 1 1   1     0%
109 153 BGGN Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 577 577 164 256 157   99%
110 154 EABL Eastern Bluebird 574 574 419 115 40   98%
111 155 VEER Veery 1 0       1 0%
112 156 WOTH Wood Thrush 552 552 16 261 275   94%
113 157 AMRO American Robin 410 410 174 118 118   70%
114 158 GRCA Gray Catbird 348 348 39 73 236   59%
115 159 NOMO Northern Mockingbird 572 572 297 221 54   98%
116 160 BRTH Brown Thrasher 573 573 198 201 174   98%
117 161 EUST European Starling 451 451 265 67 119   77%
118 162 CEDW Cedar Waxwing 32 31 7 9 15 1 5%
119 163 BWWA Blue-winged Warbler 35 34 5 6 23 1 6%
120 164 NOPA Northern Parula 374 374 28 132 214   64%
121 165 YWAR Yellow Warbler 8 8   1 7   1%
122 167 BTNW Black-throated Green Warbler 29 29 4 8 17   5%
123 168 YTWA Yellow-throated Warbler 181 181 6 27 148   31%
124 169 PIWA Pine Warbler 561 561 148 200 213   96%
125 170 PRAW Prairie Warbler 434 434 77 161 196   74%
126 171 CERW Cerulean Warbler 2 2 1   1   0%
127 172 BAWW Black-and-white Warbler 213 213 19 51 143   36%
128 173 AMRE American Redstart 86 79 6 23 50 7 14%
129 174 PROW Prothonotary Warbler 196 196 24 52 120   34%
130 175 WEWA Worm-eating Warbler 164 164 13 23 128   28%
131 176 SWWA Swainson's Warbler 156 156 4 33 119   27%
132 177 OVEN Ovenbird 86 86 1 18 67   15%
133 178 LOWA Louisiana Waterthrush 280 279 25 71 183 1 48%
134 179 KEWA Kentucky Warbler 470 470 26 125 319   80%
135 180 COYE Common Yellowthroat 572 572 47 300 225   98%
136 181 HOWA Hooded Warbler 444 444 22 215 207   76%
137 182 YBCH Yellow-breasted Chat 575 575 87 383 105   98%
138 183 SUTA Summer Tanager 578 578 74 299 205   99%
139 184 SCTA Scarlet Tanager 204 202 12 55 135 2 35%
140 185 EATO Eastern Towhee 584 584 92 417 75   100%
141 186 BACS Bachman's Sparrow 30 30 3 13 14   5%
142 187 CHSP Chipping Sparrow 432 432 123 166 143   74%
143 188 FISP Field Sparrow 438 437 56 164 217 1 75%
144 189 LASP Lark Sparrow 24 23 5 5 13 1 4%
145 190 GRSP Grasshopper Sparrow 103 103 11 25 67   18%
146 192 SOSP Song Sparrow 85 85 10 16 59   15%
147 194 NOCA Northern Cardinal 585 585 289 275 21   100%
148 195 RBGR Rose-breasted Grosbeak 1 1     1   0%
149 196 BLGR Blue Grosbeak 575 575 139 279 157   98%
150 197 INBU Indigo Bunting 584 584 178 371 35   100%
151 198 PABU Painted Bunting 11 11 2 3 6   2%
152 199 DICK Dickcissel 60 60 7 21 32   10%
153 201 RWBL Red-winged Blackbird 493 493 142 216 135   84%
154 202 EAME Eastern Meadowlark 448 448 83 169 196   77%
155 203 COGR Common Grackle 529 529 182 145 202   90%
156 204 BTGR Boat-tailed Grackle 2 2 2       0%
157 206 BHCO Brown-headed Cowbird 576 576 55 327 194   98%
158 207 OROR Orchard Oriole 543 543 126 202 215   93%
159 208 BAOR Baltimore Oriole 13 13 1   12   2%
160 209 HOFI House Finch 427 427 138 146 143   73%
161 210 RECR Red Crossbill 2 2 1   1   0%
162 212 AMGO American Goldfinch 337 337 15 151 171   58%
163 213 HOSP House Sparrow 366 366 205 61 100   63%

Table 2. Statistics for breeding evidence in priority blocks in level III ecoregions (observed data not included).

Common Name Totals IP  (52) Pied(76) R&V(72) SE Plains(254) S Coast. PL(7) SW App(124)
Canada Goose 163 48% 26% 50% 15% 57% 32%
Wood Duck 265 54% 32% 57% 41% 57% 52%
American Black Duck 2 2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1%
Mallard 138 40% 22% 36% 15% 14% 29%
Mottled Duck 1 0% 0% 0% 0% 14% 0%
Blue-winged Teal 1 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Hooded Merganser 6 4% 1% 1% 1% 0% 0%
Wild Turkey 426 46% 78% 72% 86% 57% 56%
Northern Bobwhite 545 100% 93% 82% 96% 71% 92%
Pied-billed Grebe 19 8% 0% 4% 2% 0% 6%
Double-crested Cormorant 1 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1%
Anhinga 18 0% 0% 1% 6% 29% 0%
American Bittern 1 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Least Bittern 6 0% 0% 0% 1% 29% 1%
Great Blue Heron 33 10% 4% 13% 4% 43% 2%
Great Egret 10 4% 1% 3% 2% 0% 0%
Little Blue Heron 2 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0%
Cattle Egret 7 2% 0% 0% 2% 14% 0%
Green Heron 379 81% 47% 78% 60% 86% 70%
Black-crowned Night-Heron 8 2% 0% 4% 1% 14% 1%
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 26 8% 0% 7% 4% 43% 2%
Black Vulture 52 0% 5% 4% 14% 14% 7%
Turkey Vulture 46 2% 7% 3% 12% 14% 5%
Osprey 31 8% 5% 4% 4% 43% 6%
Swallow-tailed Kite 13 0% 0% 0% 4% 29% 0%
Mississippi Kite 77 0% 5% 1% 27% 43% 0%
Bald Eagle 8 4% 4% 0% 1% 0% 1%
Sharp-shinned Hawk 38 13% 7% 6% 3% 0% 11%
Cooper's Hawk 159 37% 22% 35% 17% 14% 43%
Red-shouldered Hawk 473 35% 86% 90% 87% 71% 81%
Broad-winged Hawk 236 35% 43% 54% 31% 43% 52%
Red-tailed Hawk 464 94% 74% 86% 75% 86% 81%
American Kestrel 98 63% 3% 17% 4% 0% 34%
Clapper Rail 3 0% 0% 0% 0% 43% 0%
King Rail 10 2% 0% 0% 2% 14% 2%
Purple Gallinule 7 0% 0% 0% 3% 0% 0%
Common Moorhen 9 0% 0% 0% 3% 14% 0%
American Coot 2 2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1%
Killdeer 400 100% 49% 89% 59% 100% 73%
Black-necked Stilt 1 0% 0% 0% 0% 14% 0%
American Woodcock 50 31% 5% 3% 7% 14% 7%
Gull-billed Tern 1 0% 0% 0% 0% 14% 0%
Rock Pigeon 206 77% 21% 47% 22% 71% 45%
Eurasian Collared-Dove 222 44% 20% 29% 50% 86% 23%
White-winged Dove 1 0% 0% 0% 0% 14% 0%
Mourning Dove 584 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Common Ground-Dove 94 0% 11% 1% 32% 43% 0%
Yellow-billed Cuckoo 548 98% 96% 90% 94% 71% 94%
Black-billed Cuckoo 1 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1%
Barn Own 40 13% 1% 6% 7% 14% 8%
Eastern Screech-Owl 326 60% 38% 38% 65% 71% 56%
Great Horned Owl 287 56% 26% 28% 60% 100% 48%
Barred Owl 400 79% 50% 61% 74% 86% 67%
Common Nighthawk 85 17% 5% 13% 20% 86% 6%
Chuck-will's-widow 505 94% 88% 68% 90% 71% 85%
Whip-poor-will 159 10% 50% 42% 11% 0% 48%
Chimney Swift 558 98% 93% 97% 95% 100% 95%
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 490 85% 86% 86% 83% 86% 83%
Belted Kingfisher 247 54% 33% 39% 41% 71% 46%
Red-headed Woodpecker 387 52% 61% 69% 72% 71% 60%
Red-bellied Woodpecker 584 100% 100% 100% 100% 86% 100%
Downy Woodpecker 579 100% 99% 99% 99% 100% 99%
Hairy Woodpecker 285 60% 64% 44% 37% 14% 62%
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 3 0% 1% 0% 1% 0% 0%
Northern Flicker 376 69% 75% 72% 52% 86% 75%
Pileated Woodpecker 503