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2005 Results: British Columbia

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

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       1      
Snow Goose 1       1      
Brant 4       1      
Canada Goose 1,623       45      
Mute Swan 8       2      
Trumpeter Swan 403       11      
Tundra Swan 36       4      
Wood Duck 18       5      
Gadwall 87       6      
Eurasian Wigeon 3       3      
American Wigeon 1,019       22      
Mallard 2,611       65      
Northern Shoveler 9       2      
Northern Pintail 166       7      
Green-winged Teal 290       12      
Canvasback 7       3      
Redhead 12       2      
Ring-necked Duck 27       6      
Greater Scaup 57       6      
Lesser Scaup 399       14      
Harlequin Duck 44       7      
Surf Scoter 50       5      
White-winged Scoter 71       2      
Black Scoter 50       3      
Long-tailed Duck 1       1      
Bufflehead 421       34      
Common Goldeneye 645       29      
Barrow's Goldeneye 522       20      
Hooded Merganser 56       14      
Common Merganser 237       26      
Red-breasted Merganser 41       7      
Ruddy Duck 2       1      
California Quail 493       24      
Ring-necked Pheasant 12       9      
Ruffed Grouse 27       13      
Sharp-tailed Grouse 2       1      
Wild Turkey 29       3      
Pacific Loon 24       4      
Common Loon 9       5      
Pied-billed Grebe 32       7      
Horned Grebe 22       9      
Red-necked Grebe 2       1      
Western Grebe 10       1      
Brandt's Cormorant 20       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 33       10      
Pelagic Cormorant 18       3      
Great Blue Heron 68       31      
Bald Eagle 231       82      
Northern Harrier 11       7      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 19       19      
Cooper's Hawk 10       9      
Red-tailed Hawk 50       27      
Rough-legged Hawk 25       1      
Golden Eagle 5       3      
American Kestrel 7       5      
Merlin 9       9      
American Coot 582       16      
Black-bellied Plover 11       1      
Killdeer 23       8      
Black Oystercatcher 7       4      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 1       1      
Lesser Yellowlegs 8       2      
Black Turnstone 89       2      
Sanderling 5       1      
Western Sandpiper 2       1      
Dunlin 2,000       1      
Wilson's Snipe 3       2      
Franklin's Gull 6       1      
Mew Gull 318       5      
Ring-billed Gull 140       14      
Western Gull 4       2      
California Gull 1       1      
Herring Gull 140       9      
Thayer's Gull 21       3      
Glaucous-winged Gull 859       30      
Glaucous Gull 25       3      
Common Murre 76       1      
Pigeon Guillemot 14       1      
Marbled Murrelet 9       2      
Cassin's Auklet 70       1      
Rock Pigeon 840       57      
Band-tailed Pigeon 29       3      
Mourning Dove 164       14      
Great Horned Owl 5       4      
Northern Hawk Owl 2       2      
Northern Pygmy-Owl 6       6      
Barred Owl 2       2      
Great Gray Owl 1       1      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 3       3      
Anna's Hummingbird 22       10      
Belted Kingfisher 14       10      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 4       4      
Downy Woodpecker 138       83      
Hairy Woodpecker 127       60      
American Three-toed Woodpecker 17       6      
Black-backed Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 233       110      
Pileated Woodpecker 62       41      
Say's Phoebe 1       1      
Northern Shrike 2       2      
Hutton's Vireo 1       1      
Gray Jay 29       10      
Steller's Jay 409       100      
Blue Jay 20       7      
Black-billed Magpie 95       27      
Clark's Nutcracker 8       3      
American Crow 914       88      
Northwestern Crow 442       63      
Common Raven 1,189       105      
Sky Lark 14       1      
Black-capped Chickadee 1,350       224      
Mountain Chickadee 129       39      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 368       80      
Boreal Chickadee 14       4      
Bushtit 440       33      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 216       100      
White-breasted Nuthatch 38       16      
Pygmy Nuthatch 62       13      
Brown Creeper 17       15      
Canyon Wren 3       1      
Bewick's Wren 16       7      
Pacific Wren 9       6      
Marsh Wren 2       2      
American Dipper 20       13      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 14       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 11       8      
Western Bluebird 4       1      
Townsend's Solitaire 3       2      
Hermit Thrush 3       2      
American Robin 343       71      
Varied Thrush 142       51      
European Starling 3,060       94      
American Pipit 3       1      
Bohemian Waxwing 567       12      
Cedar Waxwing 170       5      
Spotted Towhee 270       92      
American Tree Sparrow 5       3      
Fox Sparrow 77       35      
Song Sparrow 316       126      
Lincoln's Sparrow 7       2      
White-throated Sparrow 2       2      
Harris's Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 115       17      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 57       15      
Dark-eyed Junco 1,676       173      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,079       54      
Western Meadowlark 9       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 317       5      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2       1      
Pine Grosbeak 114       19      
Purple Finch 12       6      
Cassin's Finch 23       7      
House Finch 694       122      
Red Crossbill 29       5      
White-winged Crossbill 1       1      
Common Redpoll 469       43      
Pine Siskin 870       83      
American Goldfinch 224       30      
Evening Grosbeak 960       23      
House Sparrow 680       84      
Total 34,324             

A total of 161 species were reported.

See list of localities in British Columbia with reports.

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