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2012 Results: Peterborough, 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 66       6      
Mallard 135       5      
Common Goldeneye 4       2      
Ruffed Grouse 3       1      
Wild Turkey 4       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       3      
American Coot 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 42       6      
Herring Gull 978       6      
Iceland Gull 5       1      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Glaucous Gull 3       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 4       1      
Rock Pigeon 68       8      
Mourning Dove 230       37      
Downy Woodpecker 25       18      
Hairy Woodpecker 9       9      
Pileated Woodpecker 4       3      
Northern Shrike 2       2      
Blue Jay 68       21      
American Crow 151       35      
Common Raven 3       2      
Black-capped Chickadee 457       72      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 9       8      
White-breasted Nuthatch 26       15      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 6       1      
American Robin 191       29      
European Starling 489       23      
Cedar Waxwing 36       4      
Snow Bunting 3       1      
American Tree Sparrow 39       13      
Dark-eyed Junco 100       29      
Northern Cardinal 66       36      
Purple Finch 6       4      
House Finch 71       16      
Common Redpoll 16       3      
Pine Siskin 5       3      
American Goldfinch 408       35      
House Sparrow 176       15      
Total 3,916             

A total of 42 species were reported.

See a summary for Ontario.

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