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