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Miami-Dade CBC Summary

Fifty-seven birders participated I the Miami-Dade CBC on December 16. A total of 14,742 individuals of 139 species (13 non-ABA countable) were tallied. A first fall male Rose-breasted Grosbeak, photographed at Sewell Park, was a count first. Other unusual species this year included the much-reported White-cheeked Pintail (Virginia Key), a Cory’s Shearwater, twelve Brown Booby and a Pomarine Jaeger (all offshore), a Nashville Warbler (Greynold’s Park) and a male Dickcissel (Graceland Cemetery). New high counts included Indian Peafowl (24), Brown Booby (12), Black Vulture (325) and Summer Tanager (5). Pileated Woodpecker and Ruby-crowned Kinglet were reported during count week only, both seen at Greynold’s Park. Here’s the full list:
Swan Goose-3
Graylag Goose-6
Egyptian Goose-56
Muscovy Duck-164
Mottled Duck-32
Mallard/Mottled Duck-2
Blue-winged Teal-14
White-cheeked Pintail-1
Ring-necked Duck-6
Lesser Scaup-2
Red-breasted Merganser-17
Helmeted Guineafowl (domestic type)-15
Indian Peafowl-24
Common Loon-1
Pied-billed Grebe-22
Horned Grebe-2
American Flamingo (Hialeah Park flock)-204
Cory's Shearwater-1
Wood Stork-5
Magnificent Frigatebird-13
Brown Booby-12
Northern Gannet-128
Double-crested Cormorant-700
Brown Pelican-300
Great Blue Heron-58
Great Egret-39
Snowy Egret-15
Little Blue Heron-26
Tricolored Heron-8
Reddish Egret-2
Cattle Egret-80
Green Heron-12
Black-crowned Night-Heron-25
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron-18
White Ibis-750
Black Vulture-325
Turkey Vulture-900
Sharp-shinned Hawk-2
Cooper's Hawk-13
Red-shouldered Hawk-4
Broad-winged Hawk-1
Short-tailed Hawk-7
Red-tailed Hawk-3
Common Gallinule-53
American Coot-93
Black-bellied Plover-230
Semipalmated Plover-8
Spotted Sandpiper-13
Greater Yellowlegs-2
Ruddy Turnstone-72
Least Sandpiper-5
Short-billed Dowitcher-37
Pomarine Jaeger-1
Laughing Gull-1850
Ring-billed Gull-200
Herring Gull-22
Lesser Black-backed Gull-11
Great Black-backed Gull-6
Forster's Tern-3
Royal Tern-200
Sandwich Tern-5
Black Skimmer-13
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)-1100
White-crowned Pigeon-1
Eurasian Collared-Dove-425
Common Ground-Dove-7
White-winged Dove-16
Mourning Dove-150
Eastern Screech-Owl-2
Eastern Whip-poor-will-1
Ruby-throated Hummingbird-4
Belted Kingfisher-21
Red-bellied Woodpecker-94
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker-19
Downy Woodpecker-4
Pileated Woodpecker (count week)
American Kestrel-36
Peregrine Falcon-4
Monk Parakeet-11
White-winged Parakeet-11
Yellow-chevroned Parakeet-66
Orange-winged Parrot-22
Chestnut-fronted Macaw-2
Blue-crowned Parakeet-4
Green Parakeet-1
Crimson-fronted Parakeet-28
Mitred Parakeet-10
Red-masked Parakeet-4
White-eyed Parakeet-50
Eastern Phoebe-25
Great Crested Flycatcher-1
Loggerhead Shrike-23
White-eyed Vireo-2
Yellow-throated Vireo-5
Blue-headed Vireo-8
Blue Jay-120
Fish Crow-1850
Tree Swallow-3
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher-160
Ruby-crowned Kinglet (count week)
Gray Catbird-35
Northern Mockingbird-180
European Starling-1350
Common Myna-15
Northern Waterthrush-1
Black-and-white Warbler-15
Orange-crowned Warbler-2
Nashville Warbler-1
Common Yellowthroat-13
American Redstart-16
Cape May Warbler-6
Northern Parula-51
Magnolia Warbler-3
Black-throated Blue Warbler-10
Palm Warbler-340
Pine Warbler-10
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle)-190
Yellow-throated Warbler-17
Prairie Warbler-23
Black-throated Green Warbler-1
Summer Tanager-5
Northern Cardinal-47
Rose-breasted Grosbeak-1
Painted Bunting-10
Common Grackle-420
Boat-tailed Grackle-400
Bronzed Cowbird-7
Spot-breasted Oriole-7
Baltimore Oriole-3
American Goldfinch-1
House Sparrow-220
Thanks to the following for their participation in this year’s count:
Ardila, Eliana
Avello, Miriam
Balladares, Antonio
Barros, Joe
Bergstrom, Meredith
Bithorn, Paul
Boeringer, Bill
Boyd, John
Canu, John
Clancy, Erin
Copi, Alejandro
de Mello Bueno, Leticia
Diaz, Robin
Einspruch, Edith
Enchenmair, Alison
Frade, Noah
Freedman, Nancy
Gles, Luis
Golden, Elizabeth
Hines, Kiersten
Jones, Debbie
Jones, Greg
Jones, James
King, Jim
Kramer, Marc
Kushlan, James
Lima, Ana
Marain, Jeff
Molfetto, Donna
Olle, Dennis
Pace, Alice
Pace, Robert
Paez, Omar
Paez, Stephen
Pappas, Gary
Pena, Arianna
Quetglas, Facel
Rawls, Jeanette
Rivero, Lulo
Runyon, Shane
Salino, Nicola
Salvato, Holly
Salvato, Mark
Sigsbee, Jim
Smith, Andrew
Steinberg, Alan
Steinberg, Sue
Torres, Roberto
Vazquez, Bertha
Vignes, Kirsten
Wales, Eva
Wales, Justin
Weber, Jeff
Wheeler, Mickey
Whitcomb, Bob
Wiley, Ann
Zequeira, Otto


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