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2003 Results: British Columbia

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See list of localities in British Columbia with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Greater White-fronted Goose 14       2      
Brant 266       2      
Cackling Goose 10       2      
Canada Goose 1,884       37      
Mute Swan 12       2      
Trumpeter Swan 426       9      
Tundra Swan 1       1      
Wood Duck 26       5      
Gadwall 5       1      
Eurasian Wigeon 5       2      
American Wigeon 901       20      
Mallard 2,343       53      
Northern Shoveler 29       5      
Northern Pintail 460       9      
Green-winged Teal 366       17      
Canvasback 4       1      
Ring-necked Duck 35       3      
Greater Scaup 225       6      
Lesser Scaup 92       5      
Harlequin Duck 60       13      
Surf Scoter 189       15      
White-winged Scoter 32       6      
Black Scoter 14       4      
Long-tailed Duck 5       2      
Bufflehead 290       33      
Common Goldeneye 293       12      
Barrow's Goldeneye 42       13      
Hooded Merganser 26       13      
Common Merganser 134       23      
Red-breasted Merganser 15       7      
Ruddy Duck 3       3      
California Quail 72       7      
Ring-necked Pheasant 2       2      
Ruffed Grouse 17       6      
Willow Ptarmigan 6       1      
Dusky Grouse 3       1      
Pacific Loon 7       4      
Common Loon 52       13      
Pied-billed Grebe 34       5      
Horned Grebe 6       3      
Western Grebe 433       4      
Brandt's Cormorant 59       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 55       11      
Pelagic Cormorant 79       10      
Great Blue Heron 62       28      
Bald Eagle 217       70      
Northern Harrier 23       5      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 7       7      
Cooper's Hawk 6       6      
Northern Goshawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 19       14      
Rough-legged Hawk 4       3      
Golden Eagle 1       1      
American Kestrel 3       3      
Merlin 4       4      
Gyrfalcon 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Virginia Rail 1       1      
American Coot 257       12      
Sandhill Crane 1       1      
Killdeer 19       9      
Black Oystercatcher 5       2      
American Avocet 2       2      
Spotted Sandpiper 14       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 36       3      
Black Turnstone 171       3      
Surfbird 24       1      
Sanderling 25       1      
Western Sandpiper 97       1      
Dunlin 112       5      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 1       1      
Mew Gull 838       11      
Ring-billed Gull 47       6      
Western Gull 20       1      
Herring Gull 6       1      
Thayer's Gull 3       3      
Glaucous-winged Gull 1,695       54      
Pigeon Guillemot 9       1      
Rock Pigeon 819       30      
Mourning Dove 43       5      
Barn Owl 5       4      
Western Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 5       2      
Northern Pygmy-Owl 3       2      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Short-eared Owl 5       2      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 4       4      
Anna's Hummingbird 11       7      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 11       9      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 81       48      
Hairy Woodpecker 57       25      
American Three-toed Woodpecker 3       2      
Northern Flicker 106       76      
Pileated Woodpecker 41       20      
Northern Shrike 1       1      
Gray Jay 21       4      
Steller's Jay 273       72      
Blue Jay 2       2      
Black-billed Magpie 16       4      
Clark's Nutcracker 11       2      
American Crow 504       54      
Northwestern Crow 968       71      
Common Raven 279       77      
Black-capped Chickadee 720       120      
Mountain Chickadee 29       8      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 372       71      
Bushtit 330       23      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 110       44      
White-breasted Nuthatch 6       3      
Pygmy Nuthatch 1       1      
Brown Creeper 21       16      
Bewick's Wren 12       7      
Pacific Wren 23       12      
Marsh Wren 17       8      
American Dipper 5       4      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 81       16      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 25       9      
Townsend's Solitaire 2       2      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 431       74      
Varied Thrush 57       25      
European Starling 1,134       79      
Bohemian Waxwing 336       7      
Cedar Waxwing 3       1      
Snow Bunting 16       1      
Spotted Towhee 268       82      
Fox Sparrow 55       35      
Song Sparrow 257       93      
White-throated Sparrow 2       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 31       15      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 87       15      
Dark-eyed Junco 1,565       139      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,255       37      
Western Meadowlark 8       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 106       7      
Brown-headed Cowbird 20       4      
Pine Grosbeak 141       17      
Purple Finch 22       9      
Cassin's Finch 14       4      
House Finch 591       101      
Red Crossbill 26       4      
White-winged Crossbill 23       2      
Common Redpoll 90       3      
Pine Siskin 1,477       41      
American Goldfinch 116       11      
Evening Grosbeak 582       20      
House Sparrow 420       61      
Total 26,927             

A total of 150 species were reported.

See list of localities in British Columbia with reports.

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