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1999 Results: Massachusetts

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

See list of localities in Massachusetts with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Canada Goose 2,321       95      
Mute Swan 194       24      
Wood Duck 11       4      
American Black Duck 647       39      
Mallard 1,800       61      
Ring-necked Duck 49       3      
Greater Scaup 95       2      
White-winged Scoter 11       2      
Long-tailed Duck 1       1      
Bufflehead 281       23      
Common Goldeneye 173       9      
Hooded Merganser 55       12      
Common Merganser 53       11      
Red-breasted Merganser 151       11      
Ring-necked Pheasant 4       4      
Ruffed Grouse 3       2      
Wild Turkey 48       7      
Common Loon 9       4      
Horned Grebe 18       4      
Great Cormorant 36       3      
Great Blue Heron 38       29      
Bald Eagle 6       4      
Northern Harrier 23       7      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 29       29      
Cooper's Hawk 11       8      
Northern Goshawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 96       64      
American Kestrel 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 1,174       26      
Herring Gull 1,107       79      
Great Black-backed Gull 82       20      
Rock Pigeon 1,178       94      
Mourning Dove 2,337       389      
Eastern Screech-Owl 5       5      
Great Horned Owl 7       4      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 10       10      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 68       56      
Downy Woodpecker 733       377      
Hairy Woodpecker 135       85      
Northern Flicker 82       56      
Pileated Woodpecker 4       3      
Northern Shrike 2       2      
Blue Jay 1,355       349      
American Crow 2,245       367      
Common Raven 3       2      
Horned Lark 71       3      
Black-capped Chickadee 2,263       484      
Tufted Titmouse 1,390       414      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 67       42      
White-breasted Nuthatch 727       355      
Brown Creeper 26       21      
Carolina Wren 133       91      
Winter Wren 7       6      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 26       14      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 3       3      
Eastern Bluebird 82       23      
American Robin 1,428       114      
Gray Catbird 10       8      
Northern Mockingbird 92       78      
European Starling 10,471       240      
Cedar Waxwing 71       2      
Snow Bunting 34       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 43       18      
Eastern Towhee 9       3      
American Tree Sparrow 594       103      
Field Sparrow 43       12      
Savannah Sparrow 8       1      
Fox Sparrow 26       19      
Song Sparrow 219       95      
Swamp Sparrow 10       3      
White-throated Sparrow 250       69      
Dark-eyed Junco 2,705       362      
Northern Cardinal 944       371      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,827       77      
Common Grackle 4,430       56      
Brown-headed Cowbird 96       12      
Purple Finch 167       61      
House Finch 854       197      
Common Redpoll 4       2      
Pine Siskin 20       4      
American Goldfinch 2,991       360      
House Sparrow 2,434       254      
Total 51,269             

A total of 83 species were reported.

See list of localities in Massachusetts with reports.

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