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2012 Results: Ontario

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See list of localities in Ontario with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Ross's Goose 4       4      
Canada Goose 28,513       515      
Mute Swan 562       65      
Trumpeter Swan 667       26      
Tundra Swan 3,669       36      
Wood Duck 12       5      
Gadwall 269       19      
American Wigeon 9       4      
American Black Duck 444       57      
Mallard 14,363       307      
Northern Shoveler 208       4      
Northern Pintail 207       4      
Green-winged Teal 3       3      
Canvasback 4,199       20      
Redhead 15,739       29      
Ring-necked Duck 55       6      
Greater Scaup 6,349       22      
Lesser Scaup 786       13      
King Eider 3       3      
Surf Scoter 20       2      
White-winged Scoter 405       19      
Black Scoter 3       1      
Long-tailed Duck 4,471       45      
Bufflehead 724       80      
Common Goldeneye 3,779       149      
Barrow's Goldeneye 2       2      
Hooded Merganser 93       26      
Common Merganser 8,570       142      
Red-breasted Merganser 1,877       49      
Ruddy Duck 643       9      
Gray Partridge 10       2      
Ring-necked Pheasant 68       31      
Ruffed Grouse 247       136      
Spruce Grouse 4       4      
Sharp-tailed Grouse 52       10      
Wild Turkey 2,606       201      
Common Loon 9       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 26       6      
Great Blue Heron 45       23      
Turkey Vulture 11       6      
Golden Eagle 3       3      
Northern Harrier 33       24      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 72       68      
Cooper's Hawk 142       135      
Northern Goshawk 11       11      
Bald Eagle 319       144      
Red-shouldered Hawk 3       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 578       329      
Rough-legged Hawk 54       31      
American Coot 992       21      
Sandhill Crane 196       6      
Bonaparte's Gull 59       4      
Ring-billed Gull 9,560       219      
Herring Gull 7,629       207      
Thayer's Gull 1       1      
Iceland Gull 14       7      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 4       3      
Glaucous Gull 35       8      
Great Black-backed Gull 225       30      
Rock Pigeon 4,288       337      
Mourning Dove 12,010       1,969      
Eastern Screech-Owl 16       7      
Great Horned Owl 21       17      
Snowy Owl 29       22      
Barred Owl 14       13      
Great Gray Owl 1       1      
Long-eared Owl 20       8      
Short-eared Owl 8       2      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 34       28      
Red-headed Woodpecker 3       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 346       267      
Downy Woodpecker 3,102       1,773      
Hairy Woodpecker 2,114       1,270      
American Three-toed Woodpecker 3       3      
Black-backed Woodpecker 3       3      
Northern Flicker 44       39      
Pileated Woodpecker 331       268      
American Kestrel 46       40      
Merlin 13       13      
Peregrine Falcon 17       9      
Northern Shrike 62       58      
Gray Jay 355       160      
Blue Jay 9,038       2,065      
Black-billed Magpie 21       12      
American Crow 16,300       1,596      
Fish Crow 2       1      
Common Raven 3,341       514      
Horned Lark 1,006       80      
Black-capped Chickadee 19,252       3,298      
Boreal Chickadee 13       4      
Tufted Titmouse 54       23      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1,661       849      
White-breasted Nuthatch 2,187       1,258      
Brown Creeper 109       83      
Winter Wren 9       7      
Carolina Wren 65       53      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 78       27      
Eastern Bluebird 60       25      
Mountain Bluebird 3       3      
Hermit Thrush 2       2      
American Robin 1,930       385      
Varied Thrush 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 39       29      
European Starling 21,530       1,221      
Bohemian Waxwing 3,948       60      
Cedar Waxwing 1,741       76      
Lapland Longspur 1       1      
Snow Bunting 3,116       73      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 10       3      
Eastern Towhee 3       3      
American Tree Sparrow 3,600       608      
Chipping Sparrow 3       2      
Field Sparrow 17       9      
Savannah Sparrow 2       2      
Fox Sparrow 2       2      
Song Sparrow 182       76      
Lincoln's Sparrow 3       3      
Swamp Sparrow 9       4      
White-throated Sparrow 216       88      
White-crowned Sparrow 14       11      
Dark-eyed Junco 9,479       1,668      
Northern Cardinal 4,331       1,743      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,563       18      
Rusty Blackbird 17       10      
Common Grackle 54       17      
Brown-headed Cowbird 5,212       42      
Pine Grosbeak 4,290       457      
Purple Finch 1,158       302      
House Finch 3,986       825      
Red Crossbill 21       4      
White-winged Crossbill 418       36      
Common Redpoll 20,404       760      
Hoary Redpoll 195       81      
Pine Siskin 16,348       638      
American Goldfinch 24,119       1,934      
Evening Grosbeak 1,796       189      
House Sparrow 12,678       1,069      
Total 338,177             

A total of 139 species were reported.

See list of localities in Ontario with reports.

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