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2012 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
Snow Goose 4       3      
Brant 1       1      
Canada Goose 1,934       173      
Mute Swan 257       77      
Wood Duck 10       3      
Gadwall 2       1      
American Wigeon 10       1      
American Black Duck 25       8      
Mallard 575       82      
Green-winged Teal 12       1      
Harlequin Duck 8       2      
Long-tailed Duck 6       3      
Bufflehead 3       1      
Ruddy Duck 9       3      
Wild Turkey 38       10      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Great Cormorant 2       2      
Great Blue Heron 29       10      
Northern Harrier 36       11      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Bald Eagle 3       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 70       11      
Virginia Rail 1       1      
Sanderling 3       1      
Dunlin 5       1      
American Woodcock 9       3      
Bonaparte's Gull 252       33      
Ring-billed Gull 38       2      
Herring Gull 2,445       275      
Iceland Gull 1       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 10       2      
Rock Pigeon 1,101       161      
Mourning Dove 229       65      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 6       3      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 105       41      
Hairy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 22       12      
American Kestrel 3       2      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Blue Jay 289       128      
American Crow 1,273       228      
Fish Crow 1       1      
Tree Swallow 7       2      
Black-capped Chickadee 448       85      
Tufted Titmouse 32       16      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
Brown Creeper 3       2      
Eastern Bluebird 5       4      
American Robin 192       74      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 116       24      
Brown Thrasher 3       1      
European Starling 272       49      
American Pipit 1       1      
American Tree Sparrow 4       2      
Field Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 26       8      
Swamp Sparrow 5       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 119       28      
Northern Cardinal 209       78      
Red-winged Blackbird 150       17      
Rusty Blackbird 1       1      
Common Grackle 719       73      
House Finch 7       3      
American Goldfinch 2       1      
House Sparrow 920       135      
Total 12,081             

A total of 69 species were reported.

See a summary for New York.

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