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2012 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 217       11      
Snow Goose 2,880       14      
Brant 492       10      
Cackling Goose 213       11      
Canada Goose 11,078       252      
Mute Swan 64       9      
Trumpeter Swan 5,510       114      
Tundra Swan 52       6      
Wood Duck 468       41      
Gadwall 356       35      
Eurasian Wigeon 82       28      
American Wigeon 8,170       148      
Mallard 19,698       349      
Cinnamon Teal 1       1      
Northern Shoveler 376       30      
Northern Pintail 2,570       50      
Green-winged Teal 1,835       58      
Canvasback 80       14      
Redhead 777       6      
Ring-necked Duck 666       62      
Greater Scaup 1,852       29      
Lesser Scaup 1,008       46      
Harlequin Duck 368       39      
Surf Scoter 1,844       55      
White-winged Scoter 310       16      
Black Scoter 204       11      
Long-tailed Duck 128       11      
Bufflehead 2,476       195      
Common Goldeneye 663       105      
Barrow's Goldeneye 570       51      
Hooded Merganser 292       62      
Common Merganser 648       145      
Red-breasted Merganser 366       47      
Ruddy Duck 70       6      
California Quail 2,071       93      
Chukar 84       4      
Ring-necked Pheasant 24       7      
Ruffed Grouse 72       52      
Spruce Grouse 14       7      
Sharp-tailed Grouse 10       2      
Wild Turkey 31       5      
Red-throated Loon 18       5      
Pacific Loon 35       16      
Common Loon 95       39      
Pied-billed Grebe 56       31      
Horned Grebe 149       43      
Red-necked Grebe 26       16      
Eared Grebe 7       5      
Western Grebe 28       10      
Brandt's Cormorant 125       15      
Double-crested Cormorant 587       97      
Pelagic Cormorant 221       30      
Great Blue Heron 609       187      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 7       2      
Turkey Vulture 6       5      
Golden Eagle 8       7      
Northern Harrier 59       24      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 67       63      
Cooper's Hawk 83       80      
Northern Goshawk 2       2      
Bald Eagle 2,039       446      
Red-tailed Hawk 288       131      
Rough-legged Hawk 8       6      
Virginia Rail 2       2      
American Coot 2,829       63      
Sandhill Crane 11       3      
Black-bellied Plover 496       6      
Killdeer 62       14      
Black Oystercatcher 136       33      
Greater Yellowlegs 18       7      
Willet 1       1      
Long-billed Curlew 1       1      
Marbled Godwit 2       1      
Black Turnstone 167       13      
Surfbird 196       3      
Sanderling 16       2      
Western Sandpiper 9       1      
Dunlin 36,142       9      
Long-billed Dowitcher 3       1      
Wilson's Snipe 7       3      
Bonaparte's Gull 15       4      
Mew Gull 4,578       63      
Ring-billed Gull 631       31      
Western Gull 52       22      
California Gull 179       18      
Herring Gull 707       57      
Thayer's Gull 1,124       20      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 3       2      
Glaucous-winged Gull 20,300       288      
Glaucous Gull 12       8      
Common Murre 61       5      
Pigeon Guillemot 51       9      
Marbled Murrelet 6       3      
Rhinoceros Auklet 21       2      
Rock Pigeon 3,051       169      
Band-tailed Pigeon 87       19      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 443       85      
Mourning Dove 351       61      
Barn Owl 2       2      
Western Screech-Owl 2       2      
Great Horned Owl 44       26      
Snowy Owl 174       8      
Northern Hawk Owl 4       4      
Northern Pygmy-Owl 13       12      
Barred Owl 32       20      
Short-eared Owl 5       4      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 11       10      
Anna's Hummingbird 657       351      
Belted Kingfisher 60       51      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 29       20      
Downy Woodpecker 785       517      
Hairy Woodpecker 554       338      
American Three-toed Woodpecker 6       5      
Northern Flicker 1,641       815      
Pileated Woodpecker 270       196      
American Kestrel 34       13      
Merlin 41       40      
Gyrfalcon 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 23       14      
Northern Shrike 23       22      
Hutton's Vireo 7       6      
Gray Jay 196       71      
Steller's Jay 1,164       404      
Blue Jay 126       40      
Black-billed Magpie 318       119      
Clark's Nutcracker 35       19      
American Crow 1,749       202      
Northwestern Crow 24,787       521      
Common Raven 4,841       568      
Sky Lark 3       1      
Horned Lark 2       1      
Tree Swallow 3       1      
Barn Swallow 15       3      
Black-capped Chickadee 6,199       1,016      
Mountain Chickadee 646       173      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 2,657       573      
Boreal Chickadee 25       12      
Bushtit 3,103       223      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1,205       586      
White-breasted Nuthatch 58       39      
Pygmy Nuthatch 151       31      
Brown Creeper 177       127      
Pacific Wren 133       62      
Marsh Wren 55       24      
Bewick's Wren 181       111      
American Dipper 53       34      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 578       100      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 86       38      
Western Bluebird 25       7      
Townsend's Solitaire 25       15      
Hermit Thrush 15       10      
American Robin 2,728       430      
Varied Thrush 779       381      
European Starling 14,777       449      
American Pipit 38       1      
Bohemian Waxwing 2,338       34      
Cedar Waxwing 317       21      
Snow Bunting 233       5      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 17       12      
Townsend's Warbler 8       8      
Spotted Towhee 1,750       647      
American Tree Sparrow 69       11      
Savannah Sparrow 41       9      
Fox Sparrow 783       335      
Song Sparrow 1,808       667      
Lincoln's Sparrow 26       18      
Swamp Sparrow 4       1      
White-throated Sparrow 18       14      
Harris's Sparrow 2       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 514       110      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 919       204      
Dark-eyed Junco 11,630       1,092      
Red-winged Blackbird 3,887       259      
Western Meadowlark 35       6      
Rusty Blackbird 6       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 869       29      
Brown-headed Cowbird 97       9      
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch 117       6      
Pine Grosbeak 1,310       157      
Purple Finch 619       134      
Cassin's Finch 14       7      
House Finch 4,029       676      
Red Crossbill 132       17      
White-winged Crossbill 6       1      
Common Redpoll 9,520       392      
Hoary Redpoll 64       8      
Pine Siskin 16,149       644      
American Goldfinch 1,358       146      
Evening Grosbeak 2,198       123      
House Sparrow 3,083       407      
Total 280,305             

A total of 191 species were reported.

See list of localities in British Columbia with reports.

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