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2009 Results: Nova Scotia

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See list of localities in Nova Scotia with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Brant 205       1      
Canada Goose 947       6      
American Wigeon 6       2      
American Black Duck 673       42      
Mallard 635       26      
Northern Pintail 6       2      
Green-winged Teal 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 1       1      
Greater Scaup 590       4      
Lesser Scaup 26       2      
King Eider 1       1      
Common Eider 1,328       8      
Harlequin Duck 40       1      
Surf Scoter 8       1      
White-winged Scoter 105       2      
Black Scoter 18       2      
Long-tailed Duck 7       2      
Bufflehead 37       4      
Common Goldeneye 550       10      
Barrow's Goldeneye 2       2      
Hooded Merganser 27       5      
Common Merganser 72       13      
Red-breasted Merganser 93       15      
Ring-necked Pheasant 179       53      
Ruffed Grouse 7       5      
Spruce Grouse 3       2      
Red-throated Loon 3       1      
Common Loon 51       13      
Horned Grebe 5       3      
Red-necked Grebe 7       3      
Great Cormorant 218       5      
Bald Eagle 55       34      
Northern Harrier 6       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 19       19      
Northern Goshawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 32       24      
Rough-legged Hawk 1       1      
Merlin 3       3      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
American Coot 2       1      
Killdeer 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 7       3      
Black-headed Gull 3       1      
Ring-billed Gull 23       4      
Herring Gull 1,023       90      
Iceland Gull 24       3      
Great Black-backed Gull 276       26      
Common Murre 4       2      
Razorbill 1       1      
Black Guillemot 9       3      
Rock Pigeon 486       54      
Mourning Dove 1,423       160      
Barred Owl 4       4      
Short-eared Owl 1       1      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 8       8      
Downy Woodpecker 198       131      
Hairy Woodpecker 110       78      
Northern Flicker 32       29      
Pileated Woodpecker 10       9      
Northern Shrike 2       2      
Gray Jay 11       5      
Blue Jay 1,038       179      
American Crow 1,607       206      
Common Raven 59       25      
Horned Lark 80       1      
Black-capped Chickadee 1,238       217      
Boreal Chickadee 21       8      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 102       69      
White-breasted Nuthatch 27       21      
Brown Creeper 12       9      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 15       5      
American Robin 84       54      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 3,310       153      
Bohemian Waxwing 1,235       12      
Cedar Waxwing 61       6      
Lapland Longspur 5       1      
Snow Bunting 1,166       26      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Pine Warbler 2       2      
American Tree Sparrow 193       46      
Chipping Sparrow 11       10      
Fox Sparrow 3       3      
Song Sparrow 237       99      
Swamp Sparrow 3       3      
White-throated Sparrow 184       67      
Dark-eyed Junco 1,416       155      
Northern Cardinal 22       18      
Red-winged Blackbird 21       4      
Rusty Blackbird 2       1      
Common Grackle 30       6      
Brown-headed Cowbird 36       8      
Baltimore Oriole 7       5      
Pine Grosbeak 3       1      
Purple Finch 88       23      
House Finch 5       1      
Red Crossbill 2       2      
White-winged Crossbill 229       19      
Common Redpoll 1,331       72      
Hoary Redpoll 1       1      
Pine Siskin 422       54      
American Goldfinch 2,328       170      
Evening Grosbeak 498       30      
House Sparrow 212       27      
Total 26,977             

A total of 106 species were reported.

See list of localities in Nova Scotia with reports.

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