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2012 Results: Burlington, Ontario

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
Canada Goose 1,128       22      
Mute Swan 128       10      
Trumpeter Swan 490       6      
Tundra Swan 2       1      
Gadwall 40       1      
American Black Duck 82       4      
Mallard 1,571       11      
Northern Shoveler 120       1      
Canvasback 17       2      
Redhead 54       2      
Ring-necked Duck 1       1      
Greater Scaup 932       3      
Lesser Scaup 336       3      
King Eider 2       2      
White-winged Scoter 319       5      
Long-tailed Duck 2,400       3      
Bufflehead 97       6      
Common Goldeneye 660       3      
Hooded Merganser 1       1      
Common Merganser 181       4      
Red-breasted Merganser 735       4      
Ruddy Duck 38       2      
Common Loon 6       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 9       9      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 25       10      
American Coot 20       3      
Ring-billed Gull 502       12      
Herring Gull 240       8      
Glaucous Gull 2       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 7       1      
Rock Pigeon 124       6      
Mourning Dove 159       30      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 9       8      
Downy Woodpecker 63       27      
Hairy Woodpecker 22       16      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 2       1      
Blue Jay 82       25      
American Crow 61       15      
Black-capped Chickadee 342       39      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 3       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 44       16      
Brown Creeper 5       2      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Carolina Wren 6       5      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 166       10      
Northern Mockingbird 1       1      
European Starling 227       16      
Cedar Waxwing 8       2      
American Tree Sparrow 77       8      
Field Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 7       3      
Swamp Sparrow 5       3      
White-throated Sparrow 44       7      
Dark-eyed Junco 166       30      
Northern Cardinal 186       41      
Purple Finch 12       5      
House Finch 88       19      
Common Redpoll 1       1      
American Goldfinch 117       22      
House Sparrow 1,160       32      
Total 13,340             

A total of 66 species were reported.

See a summary for Ontario.

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