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2002 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
Brant 965       2      
Canada Goose 612       4      
Gadwall 6       2      
Eurasian Wigeon 3       2      
American Wigeon 9       2      
American Black Duck 930       25      
Mallard 884       18      
Blue-winged Teal 3       2      
Northern Pintail 14       3      
Green-winged Teal 4       3      
Canvasback 1       1      
Tufted Duck 1       1      
Greater Scaup 525       2      
Lesser Scaup 6       2      
Common Eider 49       5      
Surf Scoter 1       1      
Black Scoter 3       1      
Long-tailed Duck 17       2      
Bufflehead 53       4      
Common Goldeneye 82       6      
Hooded Merganser 37       9      
Common Merganser 127       9      
Red-breasted Merganser 147       9      
Ring-necked Pheasant 53       23      
Ruffed Grouse 3       2      
Common Loon 25       9      
Horned Grebe 3       1      
Red-necked Grebe 2       1      
Great Cormorant 69       4      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Bald Eagle 33       17      
Northern Harrier 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 12       12      
Northern Goshawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 18       15      
Rough-legged Hawk 1       1      
Merlin 2       2      
Black-bellied Plover 35       1      
Willet 1       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 25       1      
Red Knot 50       1      
Sanderling 250       1      
Dunlin 125       1      
American Woodcock 2       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 2       1      
Black-headed Gull 4       2      
Ring-billed Gull 31       9      
Herring Gull 2,134       59      
Iceland Gull 34       8      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Glaucous Gull 1       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 470       19      
Dovekie 1       1      
Black Guillemot 7       4      
Rock Pigeon 372       40      
Mourning Dove 1,001       85      
Great Horned Owl 5       2      
Snowy Owl 5       2      
Barred Owl 4       3      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 89       60      
Hairy Woodpecker 36       26      
Northern Flicker 10       10      
Gray Jay 5       3      
Blue Jay 485       87      
American Crow 16,321       112      
Common Raven 34       15      
Horned Lark 6       2      
Black-capped Chickadee 673       120      
Boreal Chickadee 17       4      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 60       34      
White-breasted Nuthatch 20       15      
Brown Creeper 8       5      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 16       6      
American Robin 22       11      
Northern Mockingbird 2       2      
European Starling 1,354       83      
American Pipit 26       1      
Bohemian Waxwing 380       5      
Cedar Waxwing 68       6      
Lapland Longspur 1       1      
Snow Bunting 189       6      
Pine Warbler 4       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 50       2      
Wilson's Warbler 4       4      
American Tree Sparrow 68       16      
Chipping Sparrow 2       2      
Savannah Sparrow 3       1      
Nelson's Sparrow 4       1      
Seaside Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 3       3      
Song Sparrow 63       32      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 56       17      
White-crowned Sparrow 1       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 630       71      
Western Tanager 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 18       6      
Dickcissel 1       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 2       2      
Eastern Meadowlark 6       2      
Rusty Blackbird 1       1      
Common Grackle 62       7      
Pine Grosbeak 9       2      
Purple Finch 4       3      
House Finch 6       1      
Red Crossbill 66       3      
White-winged Crossbill 110       9      
Common Redpoll 1,143       51      
Hoary Redpoll 4       2      
Pine Siskin 216       19      
American Goldfinch 543       48      
Evening Grosbeak 208       12      
House Sparrow 209       32      
Total 32,586             

A total of 114 species were reported.

See list of localities in Nova Scotia with reports.

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