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2012 Results: Parksville, 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
Brant 237       5      
Canada Goose 38       3      
American Wigeon 106       5      
Mallard 23       3      
Greater Scaup 100       1      
Harlequin Duck 11       2      
Surf Scoter 309       3      
White-winged Scoter 4       2      
Black Scoter 96       2      
Bufflehead 21       5      
Common Goldeneye 29       5      
Barrow's Goldeneye 2       1      
Common Merganser 21       5      
California Quail 3       1      
Common Loon 3       2      
Horned Grebe 3       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 12       1      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Bald Eagle 13       7      
Black Oystercatcher 19       4      
Black Turnstone 49       2      
Western Sandpiper 9       1      
Mew Gull 20       1      
Glaucous-winged Gull 935       11      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 4       2      
Anna's Hummingbird 9       7      
Downy Woodpecker 5       4      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 12       9      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Merlin 1       1      
Steller's Jay 7       6      
Northwestern Crow 79       10      
Common Raven 6       3      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 22       9      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 4       3      
American Robin 37       4      
Varied Thrush 6       3      
European Starling 119       6      
Spotted Towhee 26       13      
Fox Sparrow 2       2      
Song Sparrow 13       10      
White-crowned Sparrow 7       1      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 13       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 185       13      
Red-winged Blackbird 11       3      
Brewer's Blackbird 4       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 4       1      
Purple Finch 11       3      
House Finch 23       8      
Pine Siskin 119       10      
Evening Grosbeak 25       6      
House Sparrow 8       2      
Total 2,833             

A total of 55 species were reported.

See a summary for British Columbia.

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