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2005 Results: Alberta

Other years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012

See list of localities in Alberta with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Canada Goose 4,898       39      
Mallard 1,173       24      
Redhead 4       1      
Lesser Scaup 3       2      
Bufflehead 42       5      
Common Goldeneye 335       16      
Barrow's Goldeneye 10       5      
Common Merganser 19       6      
Gray Partridge 75       13      
Ring-necked Pheasant 17       8      
Ruffed Grouse 21       17      
Spruce Grouse 30       2      
Sharp-tailed Grouse 65       6      
Common Loon 9       2      
Bald Eagle 21       11      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Northern Goshawk 1       1      
Rough-legged Hawk 9       6      
Golden Eagle 4       4      
American Kestrel 2       2      
Merlin 8       7      
Gyrfalcon 1       1      
Prairie Falcon 2       2      
Rock Pigeon 282       33      
Great Horned Owl 13       8      
Northern Hawk Owl 1       1      
Northern Pygmy-Owl 1       1      
Great Gray Owl 41       20      
Boreal Owl 1       1      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 261       150      
Hairy Woodpecker 143       75      
American Three-toed Woodpecker 3       3      
Black-backed Woodpecker 4       2      
Northern Flicker 80       52      
Pileated Woodpecker 24       21      
Northern Shrike 1       1      
Gray Jay 51       26      
Steller's Jay 10       4      
Blue Jay 368       121      
Black-billed Magpie 757       158      
Clark's Nutcracker 31       4      
American Crow 21       3      
Common Raven 511       97      
Horned Lark 68       3      
Black-capped Chickadee 1,510       223      
Mountain Chickadee 32       11      
Boreal Chickadee 172       47      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 190       83      
White-breasted Nuthatch 119       68      
Brown Creeper 11       5      
American Dipper 1       1      
Townsend's Solitaire 1       1      
European Starling 96       12      
Bohemian Waxwing 2,750       28      
Cedar Waxwing 81       2      
Snow Bunting 355       4      
Spotted Towhee 3       3      
American Tree Sparrow 23       4      
White-throated Sparrow 1       1      
Harris's Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 1       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 38       19      
Common Grackle 1       1      
Pine Grosbeak 671       83      
House Finch 276       23      
White-winged Crossbill 39       3      
Common Redpoll 2,601       128      
Hoary Redpoll 69       22      
Pine Siskin 224       23      
Evening Grosbeak 152       22      
House Sparrow 2,045       113      
Total 20,887             

A total of 72 species were reported.

See list of localities in Alberta with reports.

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