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2006 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
Snow Goose 2       1      
Brant 1,246       6      
Canada Goose 1,468       13      
Gadwall 6       3      
Eurasian Wigeon 1       1      
American Wigeon 73       3      
American Black Duck 2,625       48      
Mallard 829       26      
Blue-winged Teal 2       1      
Northern Pintail 9       7      
Green-winged Teal 1       1      
Redhead 3       2      
Ring-necked Duck 3       1      
Tufted Duck 1       1      
Greater Scaup 4,137       5      
Lesser Scaup 27       7      
Common Eider 983       15      
Harlequin Duck 19       7      
Surf Scoter 44       3      
White-winged Scoter 62       2      
Black Scoter 150       6      
Long-tailed Duck 128       9      
Bufflehead 43       9      
Common Goldeneye 429       18      
Barrow's Goldeneye 12       3      
Hooded Merganser 33       8      
Common Merganser 784       21      
Red-breasted Merganser 229       21      
Ring-necked Pheasant 100       30      
Ruffed Grouse 7       6      
Red-throated Loon 12       2      
Common Loon 46       14      
Horned Grebe 26       7      
Red-necked Grebe 28       6      
Double-crested Cormorant 6       1      
Great Cormorant 246       11      
Turkey Vulture 3       3      
Bald Eagle 53       29      
Northern Harrier 8       7      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 16       16      
Northern Goshawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 13       11      
Black-bellied Plover 1       1      
Killdeer 2       2      
Red Knot 1       1      
Purple Sandpiper 48       3      
Dunlin 4       1      
Short-billed Dowitcher 1       1      
Long-billed Dowitcher 11       2      
American Woodcock 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 6       1      
Black-headed Gull 45       4      
Ring-billed Gull 77       9      
Herring Gull 3,171       75      
Iceland Gull 31       10      
Glaucous Gull 6       4      
Great Black-backed Gull 1,591       33      
Forster's Tern 1       1      
Thick-billed Murre 1       1      
Black Guillemot 23       4      
Rock Pigeon 491       50      
Mourning Dove 687       75      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Snowy Owl 2       2      
Barred Owl 8       6      
Belted Kingfisher 3       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 96       67      
Hairy Woodpecker 46       35      
Northern Flicker 15       13      
Pileated Woodpecker 5       4      
Northern Shrike 2       2      
Gray Jay 11       4      
Blue Jay 346       90      
American Crow 1,634       127      
Common Raven 65       31      
Horned Lark 8       1      
Black-capped Chickadee 1,267       145      
Boreal Chickadee 12       6      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 106       57      
White-breasted Nuthatch 51       26      
Brown Creeper 14       11      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 20       7      
American Robin 19       10      
Gray Catbird 3       3      
Northern Mockingbird 1       1      
European Starling 3,743       69      
American Pipit 2       1      
Bohemian Waxwing 341       3      
Cedar Waxwing 16       1      
Snow Bunting 18       2      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Pine Warbler 2       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 19       4      
Yellow-breasted Chat 4       4      
Eastern Towhee 1       1      
American Tree Sparrow 146       35      
Chipping Sparrow 4       2      
Savannah Sparrow 2       2      
Fox Sparrow 2       2      
Song Sparrow 119       40      
Lincoln's Sparrow 7       4      
Swamp Sparrow 2       2      
White-throated Sparrow 172       30      
White-crowned Sparrow 2       2      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 1       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 473       70      
Northern Cardinal 27       14      
Common Grackle 30       7      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1       1      
Baltimore Oriole 4       4      
Pine Grosbeak 14       3      
Purple Finch 255       27      
House Finch 19       3      
Common Redpoll 1,314       51      
Pine Siskin 393       36      
American Goldfinch 1,374       93      
Evening Grosbeak 285       8      
House Sparrow 162       23      
Total 32,805             

A total of 119 species were reported.

See list of localities in Nova Scotia with reports.

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