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2008 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
Cackling Goose 1       1      
Canada Goose 9,735       35      
Mallard 11,153       16      
Redhead 1       1      
Bufflehead 2       2      
Common Goldeneye 239       11      
Common Merganser 19       3      
Gray Partridge 111       14      
Ring-necked Pheasant 45       8      
Ruffed Grouse 27       18      
Spruce Grouse 5       3      
Sharp-tailed Grouse 39       3      
Bald Eagle 25       12      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Northern Goshawk 9       7      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
Rough-legged Hawk 13       6      
Golden Eagle 5       5      
Merlin 22       18      
Prairie Falcon 4       3      
Rock Pigeon 679       51      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 48       16      
Mourning Dove 5       1      
Great Horned Owl 16       13      
Snowy Owl 1       1      
Northern Hawk Owl 1       1      
Northern Pygmy-Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Great Gray Owl 1       1      
Short-eared Owl 6       2      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 322       167      
Hairy Woodpecker 183       104      
American Three-toed Woodpecker 2       2      
Black-backed Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 82       46      
Pileated Woodpecker 26       21      
Northern Shrike 4       4      
Gray Jay 50       20      
Steller's Jay 2       2      
Blue Jay 506       160      
Black-billed Magpie 860       218      
Clark's Nutcracker 2       2      
American Crow 96       22      
Common Raven 534       122      
Horned Lark 23       4      
Black-capped Chickadee 1,760       244      
Mountain Chickadee 35       12      
Boreal Chickadee 135       40      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 388       123      
White-breasted Nuthatch 252       118      
Brown Creeper 6       4      
American Dipper 16       3      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 2       1      
Townsend's Solitaire 7       5      
American Robin 4       4      
European Starling 519       11      
Bohemian Waxwing 3,812       39      
Cedar Waxwing 3       2      
Snow Bunting 516       15      
American Tree Sparrow 58       9      
Song Sparrow 6       3      
White-throated Sparrow 1       1      
Harris's Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 12       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 255       47      
Red-winged Blackbird 20       4      
Yellow-headed Blackbird 1       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 15       1      
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch 7,608       18      
Pine Grosbeak 803       77      
House Finch 423       35      
Red Crossbill 73       5      
White-winged Crossbill 502       18      
Common Redpoll 2,909       166      
Hoary Redpoll 55       23      
Pine Siskin 94       10      
Evening Grosbeak 369       35      
House Sparrow 1,887       146      
Total 47,459             

A total of 79 species were reported.

See list of localities in Alberta with reports.

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