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2012 Results: Surrey, 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 4       1      
Canada Goose 16       4      
Trumpeter Swan 50       1      
Wood Duck 5       1      
Eurasian Wigeon 15       2      
American Wigeon 394       4      
Mallard 602       10      
Northern Shoveler 2       1      
Northern Pintail 45       2      
Green-winged Teal 179       3      
Canvasback 2       1      
Lesser Scaup 12       1      
Surf Scoter 4       1      
Long-tailed Duck 2       1      
Bufflehead 12       2      
Common Goldeneye 3       1      
Barrow's Goldeneye 7       1      
Hooded Merganser 6       1      
Common Merganser 8       3      
Red-breasted Merganser 10       2      
Pacific Loon 3       1      
Common Loon 7       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       1      
Horned Grebe 7       1      
Red-necked Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 16       3      
Great Blue Heron 28       10      
Turkey Vulture 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 5       3      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Bald Eagle 70       9      
Red-tailed Hawk 5       4      
American Coot 6       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 3       1      
Long-billed Curlew 1       1      
Marbled Godwit 2       1      
Dunlin 3       1      
Mew Gull 12       1      
Ring-billed Gull 35       2      
Western Gull 5       1      
Herring Gull 16       1      
Glaucous-winged Gull 145       4      
Rock Pigeon 10       1      
Mourning Dove 8       4      
Snowy Owl 26       1      
Barred Owl 2       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 25       14      
Downy Woodpecker 24       14      
Hairy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 43       23      
Pileated Woodpecker 6       6      
American Kestrel 2       1      
Merlin 1       1      
Steller's Jay 30       14      
Northwestern Crow 190       21      
Common Raven 6       2      
Black-capped Chickadee 133       36      
Mountain Chickadee 2       1      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 35       11      
Bushtit 193       20      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 6       5      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Bewick's Wren 6       4      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 2       1      
Hermit Thrush 5       2      
American Robin 36       6      
Varied Thrush 12       10      
European Starling 130       19      
Spotted Towhee 26       17      
American Tree Sparrow 2       1      
Fox Sparrow 11       7      
Song Sparrow 56       17      
Lincoln's Sparrow 2       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 7       3      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 8       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 249       34      
Red-winged Blackbird 16       4      
Purple Finch 3       1      
House Finch 97       21      
Common Redpoll 2       1      
Pine Siskin 261       16      
American Goldfinch 25       9      
House Sparrow 81       13      
Total 3,535             

A total of 83 species were reported.

See a summary for British Columbia.

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