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2012 Results: Nanaimo, British Columbia

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 46       5      
Trumpeter Swan 6       1      
Mallard 47       5      
Ring-necked Duck 1       1      
Harlequin Duck 29       3      
Surf Scoter 15       4      
Black Scoter 2       1      
Bufflehead 37       4      
Common Goldeneye 24       3      
Barrow's Goldeneye 9       2      
Hooded Merganser 4       1      
Common Merganser 14       3      
Red-breasted Merganser 18       3      
California Quail 28       4      
Pacific Loon 2       1      
Common Loon 13       3      
Horned Grebe 16       3      
Red-necked Grebe 1       1      
Eared Grebe 2       1      
Brandt's Cormorant 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 22       4      
Pelagic Cormorant 11       2      
Great Blue Heron 6       5      
Bald Eagle 23       10      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
Killdeer 2       1      
Black Oystercatcher 11       3      
Surfbird 45       1      
Mew Gull 33       3      
California Gull 7       1      
Herring Gull 1       1      
Thayer's Gull 22       2      
Glaucous-winged Gull 350       9      
Glaucous Gull 1       1      
Marbled Murrelet 2       1      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 9       1      
Mourning Dove 2       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 50       26      
Downy Woodpecker 11       8      
Hairy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 27       17      
Pileated Woodpecker 7       5      
Merlin 4       3      
Steller's Jay 22       4      
Northwestern Crow 171       19      
Common Raven 73       6      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 143       25      
Bushtit 97       10      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 17       10      
Brown Creeper 6       6      
Pacific Wren 2       1      
Marsh Wren 2       1      
Bewick's Wren 13       11      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 4       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 7       4      
American Robin 154       23      
Varied Thrush 39       21      
European Starling 156       12      
Cedar Waxwing 10       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 2       1      
Townsend's Warbler 3       3      
Spotted Towhee 73       27      
Fox Sparrow 28       13      
Song Sparrow 40       15      
White-crowned Sparrow 9       2      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 21       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 327       37      
Red-winged Blackbird 124       6      
Brewer's Blackbird 9       2      
Purple Finch 41       5      
House Finch 64       14      
Red Crossbill 3       1      
Pine Siskin 286       22      
Evening Grosbeak 7       1      
House Sparrow 134       19      
Total 3,051             

A total of 75 species were reported.

See a summary for British Columbia.

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