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2012 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 [alphabetic]
[taxonomic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
American Black Duck 1,446       80      
American Crow 2,421       354      
American Goldfinch 5,064       316      
American Kestrel 1       1      
American Pipit 51       2      
American Robin 935       174      
American Tree Sparrow 119       36      
American Wigeon 90       8      
Bald Eagle 343       76      
Baltimore Oriole 10       4      
Barred Owl 8       7      
Barrow's Goldeneye 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Black Guillemot 5       3      
Black Scoter 27       6      
Black Vulture 1       1      
Black-bellied Plover 4       2      
Black-capped Chickadee 1,954       400      
Black-headed Gull 7       3      
Black-legged Kittiwake 14       5      
Blue Jay 1,489       296      
Bohemian Waxwing 963       10      
Boreal Chickadee 20       7      
Brant 2       1      
Brown Creeper 11       8      
Brown-headed Cowbird 15       5      
Bufflehead 160       10      
Canada Goose 2,833       18      
Cedar Waxwing 214       9      
Chipping Sparrow 7       6      
Common Eider 281       21      
Common Goldeneye 300       24      
Common Grackle 68       9      
Common Loon 45       21      
Common Merganser 221       25      
Common Raven 389       85      
Common Redpoll 54       16      
Dark-eyed Junco 1,348       222      
Double-crested Cormorant 2       2      
Dovekie 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 281       180      
Dunlin 8       1      
Eastern Towhee 1       1      
European Starling 7,890       261      
Evening Grosbeak 563       30      
Fox Sparrow 11       8      
Gadwall 7       2      
Glaucous Gull 5       5      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 32       16      
Gray Jay 25       10      
Great Black-backed Gull 367       35      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Great Cormorant 39       6      
Great Horned Owl 3       3      
Greater Scaup 1,587       8      
Green-winged Teal 13       2      
Hairy Woodpecker 178       123      
Harlequin Duck 40       1      
Herring Gull 3,390       146      
Hooded Merganser 81       17      
Horned Grebe 17       5      
Horned Lark 30       1      
House Finch 7       1      
House Sparrow 247       39      
Iceland Gull 268       14      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 14       7      
Lesser Scaup 16       4      
Long-tailed Duck 107       7      
Mallard 815       41      
Merlin 7       7      
Mourning Dove 2,316       267      
Northern Cardinal 36       23      
Northern Flicker 38       35      
Northern Goshawk 2       2      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Northern Pintail 1       1      
Northern Shrike 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 2       2      
Pileated Woodpecker 22       19      
Pine Grosbeak 6       1      
Pine Siskin 826       86      
Purple Finch 400       107      
Purple Sandpiper 22       2      
Red Knot 5       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 10       10      
Red-breasted Merganser 94       25      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 76       56      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-necked Grebe 9       5      
Red-tailed Hawk 52       32      
Red-winged Blackbird 40       8      
Ring-billed Gull 94       18      
Ring-necked Duck 2       2      
Ring-necked Pheasant 136       63      
Rock Pigeon 593       100      
Rough-legged Hawk 3       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2       2      
Ruddy Turnstone 3       2      
Ruffed Grouse 13       9      
Savannah Sparrow 25       11      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 16       15      
Snow Bunting 133       8      
Song Sparrow 195       95      
Spruce Grouse 1       1      
Surf Scoter 73       5      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 3       3      
Varied Thrush 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 60       40      
White-throated Sparrow 122       54      
White-winged Crossbill 17       1      
White-winged Scoter 69       6      
Wood Duck 1       1      
Yellow-breasted Chat 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 7       1      
Total 42,507             

A total of 115 species were reported.

See list of localities in Nova Scotia with reports.

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