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2011 Results: Bay Shore, New York

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

Other years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Greater White-fronted Goose 4       2      
Snow Goose 38       6      
Brant 24       1      
Canada Goose 1,604       119      
Mute Swan 198       53      
Wood Duck 14       4      
Gadwall 5       1      
American Black Duck 16       3      
Mallard 685       64      
Green-winged Teal 4       1      
Ring-necked Duck 8       3      
White-winged Scoter 2       1      
Black Scoter 7       2      
Long-tailed Duck 6       1      
Bufflehead 8       1      
Hooded Merganser 9       2      
Common Merganser 9       2      
Red-breasted Merganser 4       1      
Ruddy Duck 1       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 6       2      
Wild Turkey 4       2      
Northern Gannet 3       1      
Great Blue Heron 16       5      
Turkey Vulture 6       3      
Bald Eagle 2       2      
Northern Harrier 14       8      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 14       9      
American Kestrel 6       2      
Black-bellied Plover 2       1      
Killdeer 6       3      
Red Knot 1       1      
American Woodcock 2       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 182       33      
Ring-billed Gull 30       5      
Herring Gull 2,357       220      
Glaucous Gull 1       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 7       1      
Rock Pigeon 1,124       121      
Mourning Dove 340       86      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 7       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 8       3      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2       1      
Downy Woodpecker 63       26      
Hairy Woodpecker 2       1      
Northern Flicker 75       21      
Blue Jay 344       111      
American Crow 1,736       213      
Fish Crow 13       1      
Tree Swallow 1       1      
Black-capped Chickadee 253       57      
Tufted Titmouse 34       13      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 5       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
Brown Creeper 2       1      
Carolina Wren 4       1      
Eastern Bluebird 17       6      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 210       67      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 74       24      
European Starling 334       22      
American Pipit 2       1      
Cedar Waxwing 3       1      
Eastern Towhee 2       1      
American Tree Sparrow 72       9      
Chipping Sparrow 1       1      
Field Sparrow 3       1      
Song Sparrow 16       3      
Swamp Sparrow 2       1      
White-throated Sparrow 3       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 49       12      
Northern Cardinal 199       77      
Red-winged Blackbird 77       12      
Rusty Blackbird 14       2      
Common Grackle 879       61      
Purple Finch 2       1      
House Finch 29       7      
Red Crossbill 1       1      
House Sparrow 761       105      
Total 12,076             

A total of 81 species were reported.

See a summary for New York.

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