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2000 Results: Nova Scotia

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

See list of localities in Nova Scotia with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Canada Goose 3,741       19      
Wood Duck 1       1      
Gadwall 3       2      
Eurasian Wigeon 1       1      
American Wigeon 25       2      
American Black Duck 5,168       42      
Mallard 1,078       33      
Northern Pintail 4       2      
Green-winged Teal 3       2      
Tufted Duck 6       2      
Greater Scaup 6,000       3      
Lesser Scaup 15       4      
Common Eider 609       7      
Surf Scoter 32       6      
White-winged Scoter 23       1      
Black Scoter 77       6      
Long-tailed Duck 155       12      
Bufflehead 240       18      
Common Goldeneye 1,770       15      
Barrow's Goldeneye 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 4       2      
Common Merganser 1,216       25      
Red-breasted Merganser 410       17      
Ruddy Duck 2       1      
Gray Partridge 2       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 87       29      
Ruffed Grouse 3       3      
Red-throated Loon 1       1      
Common Loon 107       18      
Horned Grebe 18       6      
Red-necked Grebe 5       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 1       1      
Great Cormorant 155       7      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Bald Eagle 101       40      
Northern Harrier 9       5      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 20       18      
Red-tailed Hawk 15       10      
Rough-legged Hawk 1       1      
Golden Eagle 1       1      
American Kestrel 2       2      
Merlin 1       1      
Black-bellied Plover 12       1      
Killdeer 5       1      
Red Knot 30       1      
Sanderling 80       1      
Purple Sandpiper 308       2      
Dunlin 5       1      
Black-legged Kittiwake 23       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 1       1      
Black-headed Gull 7       2      
Ring-billed Gull 108       13      
Herring Gull 2,381       101      
Iceland Gull 304       10      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Glaucous Gull 26       7      
Great Black-backed Gull 836       46      
Thick-billed Murre 2       1      
Black Guillemot 75       5      
Rock Pigeon 792       73      
Mourning Dove 1,432       120      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Snowy Owl 4       2      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 181       99      
Hairy Woodpecker 117       76      
Northern Flicker 29       27      
Pileated Woodpecker 11       7      
Northern Shrike 2       1      
Gray Jay 11       5      
Blue Jay 1,054       168      
American Crow 2,503       187      
Common Raven 178       34      
Black-capped Chickadee 1,148       205      
Boreal Chickadee 56       14      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 157       86      
White-breasted Nuthatch 63       35      
Brown Creeper 9       8      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 14       4      
American Robin 73       13      
Varied Thrush 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 2       2      
European Starling 3,791       122      
American Pipit 2       1      
Bohemian Waxwing 194       15      
Cedar Waxwing 11       3      
Snow Bunting 1,561       10      
Pine Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1       1      
American Tree Sparrow 131       44      
Chipping Sparrow 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 2       2      
Fox Sparrow 7       2      
Song Sparrow 118       53      
White-throated Sparrow 104       32      
Dark-eyed Junco 1,018       131      
Northern Cardinal 7       6      
Red-winged Blackbird 14       4      
Common Grackle 46       7      
Baltimore Oriole 1       1      
Pine Grosbeak 17       2      
Purple Finch 30       12      
House Finch 2       1      
Red Crossbill 16       3      
Common Redpoll 1,777       89      
Pine Siskin 58       12      
American Goldfinch 717       69      
Evening Grosbeak 624       40      
House Sparrow 591       46      
Total 44,000             

A total of 109 species were reported.

See list of localities in Nova Scotia with reports.

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