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