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2011 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 1       1      
Snow Goose 80       4      
Brant 73       4      
Cackling Goose 12       4      
Canada Goose 7,330       211      
Mute Swan 59       12      
Trumpeter Swan 4,027       74      
Tundra Swan 51       7      
Wood Duck 219       13      
Gadwall 181       20      
Eurasian Wigeon 63       16      
American Wigeon 6,551       87      
American Black Duck 2       1      
Mallard 10,478       269      
Northern Shoveler 106       9      
Northern Pintail 3,583       23      
Green-winged Teal 1,105       46      
Canvasback 48       7      
Redhead 71       9      
Ring-necked Duck 427       36      
Greater Scaup 1,945       28      
Lesser Scaup 615       34      
Harlequin Duck 274       32      
Surf Scoter 938       45      
White-winged Scoter 162       11      
Black Scoter 120       11      
Long-tailed Duck 64       17      
Bufflehead 1,823       154      
Common Goldeneye 492       88      
Barrow's Goldeneye 400       43      
Hooded Merganser 245       52      
Common Merganser 465       105      
Red-breasted Merganser 205       39      
Ruddy Duck 9       2      
California Quail 1,789       100      
Ring-necked Pheasant 44       17      
Ruffed Grouse 97       48      
Spruce Grouse 10       6      
White-tailed Ptarmigan 3       1      
Wild Turkey 32       4      
Red-throated Loon 4       2      
Pacific Loon 3,380       12      
Common Loon 103       35      
Yellow-billed Loon 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 28       16      
Horned Grebe 100       22      
Red-necked Grebe 98       6      
Eared Grebe 1       1      
Western Grebe 6       5      
Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel 1       1      
Brandt's Cormorant 66       18      
Double-crested Cormorant 349       76      
Pelagic Cormorant 183       32      
Great Blue Heron 364       117      
Green Heron 7       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 3       1      
Turkey Vulture 4       4      
Bald Eagle 1,192       373      
Northern Harrier 36       23      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 30       29      
Cooper's Hawk 40       37      
Northern Goshawk 9       9      
Red-tailed Hawk 126       85      
Rough-legged Hawk 11       7      
Golden Eagle 17       12      
American Kestrel 8       8      
Merlin 21       20      
Gyrfalcon 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 7       7      
American Coot 2,191       47      
Sandhill Crane 6       2      
Black-bellied Plover 48       5      
Killdeer 73       16      
Black Oystercatcher 62       17      
Greater Yellowlegs 16       5      
Black Turnstone 220       10      
Surfbird 15       1      
Sanderling 37       3      
Western Sandpiper 4       1      
Dunlin 1,438       12      
Wilson's Snipe 2       1      
Mew Gull 3,446       47      
Ring-billed Gull 248       16      
Western Gull 146       27      
California Gull 406       16      
Herring Gull 762       29      
Thayer's Gull 90       13      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Glaucous-winged Gull 7,919       199      
Common Murre 18       4      
Pigeon Guillemot 15       4      
Marbled Murrelet 39       4      
Rhinoceros Auklet 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 2,669       146      
Band-tailed Pigeon 28       10      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 131       37      
Mourning Dove 170       30      
Barn Owl 6       4      
Western Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 18       12      
Northern Hawk Owl 1       1      
Northern Pygmy-Owl 6       6      
Barred Owl 14       11      
Great Gray Owl 3       2      
Long-eared Owl 1       1      
Short-eared Owl 4       3      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 7       5      
Anna's Hummingbird 326       183      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 45       37      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 18       15      
Downy Woodpecker 686       439      
Hairy Woodpecker 471       260      
American Three-toed Woodpecker 3       2      
Northern Flicker 1,334       627      
Pileated Woodpecker 218       162      
Northern Shrike 18       18      
Hutton's Vireo 5       4      
Gray Jay 182       76      
Steller's Jay 1,604       477      
Blue Jay 101       33      
Black-billed Magpie 272       97      
Clark's Nutcracker 77       33      
American Crow 1,598       187      
Northwestern Crow 7,595       395      
Common Raven 5,277       488      
Tree Swallow 26       3      
Barn Swallow 4       1      
Black-capped Chickadee 5,112       765      
Mountain Chickadee 880       223      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 2,096       417      
Boreal Chickadee 36       18      
Bushtit 1,721       137      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1,159       526      
White-breasted Nuthatch 82       45      
Pygmy Nuthatch 135       32      
Brown Creeper 116       92      
Rock Wren 5       1      
Canyon Wren 1       1      
Bewick's Wren 128       95      
Pacific Wren 104       62      
Marsh Wren 38       5      
American Dipper 35       23      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 280       54      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 36       19      
Western Bluebird 9       2      
Townsend's Solitaire 7       7      
Hermit Thrush 10       8      
American Robin 1,012       250      
Varied Thrush 1,055       362      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
European Starling 6,073       360      
American Pipit 6       1      
Bohemian Waxwing 8,552       53      
Cedar Waxwing 158       9      
Snow Bunting 242       5      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 12       8      
Townsend's Warbler 7       4      
Spotted Towhee 1,624       516      
American Tree Sparrow 44       15      
Savannah Sparrow 16       2      
Fox Sparrow 560       265      
Song Sparrow 1,257       485      
Lincoln's Sparrow 14       7      
White-throated Sparrow 13       10      
Harris's Sparrow 2       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 207       64      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 498       134      
Dark-eyed Junco 7,843       804      
Red-winged Blackbird 2,305       184      
Western Meadowlark 53       4      
Brewer's Blackbird 799       33      
Brown-headed Cowbird 7       3      
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch 63       4      
Pine Grosbeak 599       65      
Purple Finch 195       62      
Cassin's Finch 18       6      
House Finch 2,592       428      
Red Crossbill 31       7      
Common Redpoll 1,114       48      
Hoary Redpoll 102       7      
Pine Siskin 4,347       239      
American Goldfinch 2,135       136      
Evening Grosbeak 2,403       113      
House Sparrow 2,363       301      
Total 150,830             

A total of 185 species were reported.

See list of localities in British Columbia with reports.

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