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2011 Results: Alaska

Other years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012

See list of localities in Alaska with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Emperor Goose 448       2      
Cackling Goose 1       1      
Canada Goose 863       10      
Trumpeter Swan 133       17      
Gadwall 12       4      
Eurasian Wigeon 1       1      
American Wigeon 53       7      
Mallard 2,577       50      
Northern Shoveler 2       1      
Northern Pintail 49       6      
Green-winged Teal 42       4      
Ring-necked Duck 3       2      
Greater Scaup 820       15      
Lesser Scaup 8       4      
Steller's Eider 252       2      
Common Eider 2       1      
Harlequin Duck 339       30      
Surf Scoter 2,849       22      
White-winged Scoter 526       16      
Black Scoter 621       15      
Long-tailed Duck 1,767       24      
Bufflehead 347       40      
Common Goldeneye 494       42      
Barrow's Goldeneye 733       38      
Hooded Merganser 5       3      
Common Merganser 635       44      
Red-breasted Merganser 337       37      
Ruffed Grouse 4       2      
Spruce Grouse 9       6      
Willow Ptarmigan 1,004       2      
Red-throated Loon 8       4      
Pacific Loon 136       10      
Common Loon 76       27      
Yellow-billed Loon 1       1      
Horned Grebe 75       19      
Red-necked Grebe 80       17      
Double-crested Cormorant 70       10      
Pelagic Cormorant 202       34      
Great Blue Heron 20       17      
Bald Eagle 891       160      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Northern Goshawk 7       7      
Merlin 5       5      
American Coot 4       2      
Killdeer 4       2      
Black Oystercatcher 80       2      
Black Turnstone 15       1      
Surfbird 16       1      
Sanderling 50       2      
Rock Sandpiper 7,635       9      
Dunlin 1,000       2      
Wilson's Snipe 2       2      
Mew Gull 986       46      
Herring Gull 50       1      
Thayer's Gull 228       9      
Glaucous-winged Gull 5,736       71      
Glaucous Gull 6       3      
Common Murre 1,668       22      
Thick-billed Murre 2       1      
Pigeon Guillemot 27       9      
Marbled Murrelet 366       18      
Rhinoceros Auklet 2       1      
Horned Puffin 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 526       24      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 26       7      
Great Horned Owl 10       6      
Northern Hawk Owl 6       6      
Northern Pygmy-Owl 2       2      
Short-eared Owl 5       1      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 11       10      
Downy Woodpecker 100       64      
Hairy Woodpecker 86       62      
American Three-toed Woodpecker 2       2      
Black-backed Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 5       5      
Northern Shrike 7       7      
Gray Jay 100       46      
Steller's Jay 209       67      
Black-billed Magpie 634       166      
Northwestern Crow 2,488       73      
Common Raven 1,712       281      
Horned Lark 4       2      
Black-capped Chickadee 1,601       224      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 185       59      
Boreal Chickadee 257       92      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 326       144      
Brown Creeper 20       15      
Pacific Wren 27       14      
American Dipper 23       13      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 154       39      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Townsend's Solitaire 2       2      
American Robin 162       14      
Varied Thrush 278       56      
European Starling 158       20      
American Pipit 1       1      
Bohemian Waxwing 1,585       22      
Lapland Longspur 3       1      
Snow Bunting 557       8      
Spotted Towhee 1       1      
American Tree Sparrow 6       3      
Fox Sparrow 13       8      
Song Sparrow 57       39      
Lincoln's Sparrow 4       4      
White-throated Sparrow 3       3      
White-crowned Sparrow 14       8      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 16       8      
Dark-eyed Junco 1,575       130      
Rusty Blackbird 18       1      
Brambling 4       4      
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch 77       4      
Pine Grosbeak 745       84      
Red Crossbill 130       30      
White-winged Crossbill 330       35      
Common Redpoll 3,102       114      
Hoary Redpoll 12       5      
Pine Siskin 3,529       134      
Total 55,299             

A total of 119 species were reported.

See list of localities in Alaska with reports.

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