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2009 Results: Vineyard Haven, Massachusetts

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 50       1      
Canada Goose 55       4      
Mute Swan 2       1      
American Wigeon 6       2      
American Black Duck 11       2      
Mallard 28       4      
Lesser Scaup 2       1      
Common Eider 925       3      
Harlequin Duck 2       1      
Surf Scoter 12       2      
White-winged Scoter 10       2      
Black Scoter 6       1      
Bufflehead 103       4      
Common Goldeneye 60       2      
Hooded Merganser 7       3      
Common Merganser 3       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 12       3      
Wild Turkey 15       3      
Common Loon 19       4      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 7       2      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 6       3      
Sanderling 10       2      
Purple Sandpiper 6       1      
Ring-billed Gull 34       3      
Herring Gull 63       5      
Great Black-backed Gull 14       4      
Razorbill 4       1      
Rock Pigeon 30       2      
Mourning Dove 15       5      
Great Horned Owl 2       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 4       4      
Downy Woodpecker 10       6      
Hairy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 4       3      
Blue Jay 27       5      
American Crow 39       7      
Black-capped Chickadee 69       7      
Tufted Titmouse 5       3      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 3       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 12       7      
Brown Creeper 2       1      
Carolina Wren 9       4      
Eastern Bluebird 6       1      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 35       6      
Northern Mockingbird 5       3      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 86       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 7       4      
Song Sparrow 7       4      
White-throated Sparrow 11       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 28       3      
Northern Cardinal 29       5      
Red-winged Blackbird 4       1      
Common Grackle 1       1      
House Finch 5       2      
Pine Siskin 3       2      
American Goldfinch 5       4      
House Sparrow 21       4      
Total 1,964             

A total of 62 species were reported.

See a summary for Massachusetts.

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