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