Great Backyard Bird Count
Home Submit your bird checklist Explore the results

2005 Results: Missoula, Montana

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 76       6      
Mallard 414       13      
Common Goldeneye 8       1      
Barrow's Goldeneye 15       2      
Hooded Merganser 1       1      
Common Merganser 2       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 1       1      
Ruffed Grouse 2       2      
Great Blue Heron 4       2      
Bald Eagle 5       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Northern Goshawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 5       4      
Golden Eagle 1       1      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Merlin 1       1      
Killdeer 1       1      
Wilson's Snipe 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 59       9      
Belted Kingfisher 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 18       10      
Hairy Woodpecker 18       6      
American Three-toed Woodpecker 2       1      
Black-backed Woodpecker 2       1      
Northern Flicker 39       19      
Pileated Woodpecker 5       2      
Steller's Jay 2       2      
Blue Jay 1       1      
Black-billed Magpie 120       25      
Clark's Nutcracker 5       3      
American Crow 95       13      
Common Raven 28       10      
Black-capped Chickadee 75       20      
Mountain Chickadee 1       1      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 19       11      
White-breasted Nuthatch 5       4      
Pygmy Nuthatch 14       6      
Townsend's Solitaire 1       1      
American Robin 11       4      
European Starling 15       2      
Bohemian Waxwing 1,670       10      
American Tree Sparrow 5       1      
Song Sparrow 17       6      
Dark-eyed Junco 57       14      
Red-winged Blackbird 7       2      
House Finch 123       14      
Red Crossbill 1       1      
Pine Siskin 79       3      
American Goldfinch 2       2      
House Sparrow 115       9      
Total 3,157             

A total of 51 species were reported.

See a summary for Montana.

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