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2003 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 147       3      
Canada Goose 1,292       3      
Gadwall 1       1      
Eurasian Wigeon 1       1      
American Wigeon 7       2      
American Black Duck 843       29      
Mallard 275       20      
Northern Pintail 2       1      
Ring-necked Duck 1       1      
Greater Scaup 318       5      
Lesser Scaup 1       1      
Common Eider 637       9      
Harlequin Duck 2       1      
Surf Scoter 61       2      
White-winged Scoter 92       2      
Black Scoter 126       2      
Long-tailed Duck 152       4      
Bufflehead 99       8      
Common Goldeneye 96       7      
Barrow's Goldeneye 12       1      
Hooded Merganser 25       2      
Common Merganser 164       8      
Red-breasted Merganser 90       13      
Ring-necked Pheasant 155       45      
Ruffed Grouse 16       6      
Common Loon 31       11      
Horned Grebe 16       3      
Red-necked Grebe 3       1      
Great Cormorant 36       3      
Bald Eagle 40       16      
Northern Harrier 5       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 24       20      
Northern Goshawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 32       19      
Rough-legged Hawk 13       6      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Merlin 4       3      
Black-bellied Plover 9       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 7       1      
Red Knot 18       1      
Sanderling 61       4      
Purple Sandpiper 2       1      
Dunlin 77       2      
Black-headed Gull 5       3      
Mew Gull 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 32       5      
Herring Gull 1,260       76      
Iceland Gull 34       6      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 3       1      
Glaucous Gull 2       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 606       16      
Thick-billed Murre 1       1      
Black Guillemot 51       2      
Rock Pigeon 520       52      
Mourning Dove 1,700       138      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 2       1      
Short-eared Owl 9       3      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 142       94      
Hairy Woodpecker 87       60      
Northern Flicker 38       29      
Pileated Woodpecker 4       3      
Northern Shrike 5       5      
Gray Jay 5       3      
Blue Jay 887       159      
American Crow 4,195       140      
Common Raven 76       25      
Horned Lark 74       5      
Black-capped Chickadee 848       172      
Boreal Chickadee 6       2      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 30       21      
White-breasted Nuthatch 24       11      
Brown Creeper 14       9      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 10       3      
American Robin 303       56      
Northern Mockingbird 3       3      
European Starling 1,733       130      
Bohemian Waxwing 1       1      
Cedar Waxwing 96       5      
Lapland Longspur 61       3      
Snow Bunting 491       13      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 3       2      
American Tree Sparrow 252       52      
Chipping Sparrow 6       1      
Savannah Sparrow 3       1      
Fox Sparrow 4       4      
Song Sparrow 182       69      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 276       54      
Dark-eyed Junco 1,710       169      
Northern Cardinal 20       8      
Dickcissel 2       1      
Common Grackle 97       5      
Brown-headed Cowbird 19       3      
Purple Finch 252       60      
House Finch 58       6      
Common Redpoll 2       1      
Pine Siskin 36       8      
American Goldfinch 1,987       129      
Evening Grosbeak 511       38      
House Sparrow 548       46      
Total 24,326             

A total of 102 species were reported.

See list of localities in Nova Scotia with reports.

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