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2002 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
Greater White-fronted Goose 2       2      
Snow Goose 31       5      
Brant 454       15      
Barnacle Goose 1       1      
Canada Goose 4,969       131      
Mute Swan 170       34      
Wood Duck 12       3      
Gadwall 48       9      
American Wigeon 14       4      
American Black Duck 1,028       47      
Mallard 1,907       102      
Northern Pintail 32       5      
Green-winged Teal 55       3      
Canvasback 10       2      
Redhead 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 61       8      
Greater Scaup 330       4      
Lesser Scaup 69       3      
King Eider 7       1      
Common Eider 2,439       26      
Harlequin Duck 91       2      
Surf Scoter 69       5      
White-winged Scoter 268       10      
Black Scoter 112       3      
Long-tailed Duck 66       2      
Bufflehead 719       43      
Common Goldeneye 472       24      
Barrow's Goldeneye 5       2      
Hooded Merganser 63       21      
Common Merganser 192       18      
Red-breasted Merganser 585       35      
Ruddy Duck 50       2      
Northern Bobwhite 3       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 13       8      
Ruffed Grouse 2       2      
Wild Turkey 240       22      
Red-throated Loon 13       3      
Common Loon 39       16      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Horned Grebe 62       10      
Red-necked Grebe 1       1      
Northern Fulmar 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 51       9      
Great Cormorant 36       7      
Great Blue Heron 28       20      
Turkey Vulture 44       19      
Bald Eagle 8       4      
Northern Harrier 26       19      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 33       31      
Cooper's Hawk 18       18      
Northern Goshawk 6       5      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 152       107      
Rough-legged Hawk 4       1      
American Kestrel 18       7      
Merlin 1       1      
Gyrfalcon 2       2      
Peregrine Falcon 4       4      
American Coot 20       5      
Killdeer 1       1      
Lesser Yellowlegs 3       1      
Purple Sandpiper 90       1      
Dunlin 4       2      
American Woodcock 1       1      
Black-legged Kittiwake 3       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 5       2      
Ring-billed Gull 1,762       51      
Herring Gull 2,985       127      
Iceland Gull 6       3      
Glaucous Gull 6       3      
Great Black-backed Gull 544       38      
Dovekie 10       1      
Razorbill 3       2      
Black Guillemot 16       2      
Rock Pigeon 1,786       122      
Mourning Dove 3,547       580      
Monk Parakeet 5       1      
Eastern Screech-Owl 6       4      
Great Horned Owl 11       8      
Snowy Owl 8       5      
Barred Owl 8       8      
Long-eared Owl 1       1      
Short-eared Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 17       12      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 203       157      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 969       519      
Hairy Woodpecker 275       178      
Northern Flicker 106       62      
Pileated Woodpecker 22       19      
Northern Shrike 2       2      
Blue Jay 1,946       492      
American Crow 2,900       453      
Fish Crow 33       3      
Common Raven 38       13      
Horned Lark 13       2      
Black-capped Chickadee 2,926       693      
Tufted Titmouse 1,554       565      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 154       105      
White-breasted Nuthatch 973       500      
Brown Creeper 75       58      
Carolina Wren 273       183      
Winter Wren 4       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 43       14      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 3       3      
Eastern Bluebird 240       55      
Swainson's Thrush 1       1      
Hermit Thrush 3       3      
American Robin 1,039       127      
Gray Catbird 39       9      
Northern Mockingbird 159       126      
European Starling 4,941       319      
Cedar Waxwing 391       23      
Lapland Longspur 62       2      
Snow Bunting 62       2      
Orange-crowned Warbler 2       2      
Pine Warbler 8       6      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 45       19      
Eastern Towhee 9       2      
American Tree Sparrow 500       110      
Chipping Sparrow 1       1      
Field Sparrow 4       3      
Savannah Sparrow 6       4      
Fox Sparrow 39       18      
Song Sparrow 252       107      
Swamp Sparrow 16       8      
White-throated Sparrow 564       152      
White-crowned Sparrow 43       9      
Dark-eyed Junco 3,432       523      
Northern Cardinal 1,501       525      
Red-winged Blackbird 763       81      
Eastern Meadowlark 18       1      
Rusty Blackbird 10       3      
Common Grackle 113       30      
Brown-headed Cowbird 42       7      
Pine Grosbeak 3       1      
Purple Finch 161       56      
House Finch 1,419       308      
White-winged Crossbill 11       3      
Common Redpoll 105       19      
Pine Siskin 241       34      
American Goldfinch 2,692       395      
Evening Grosbeak 43       5      
House Sparrow 3,788       356      
Total 61,269             

A total of 144 species were reported.

See list of localities in Massachusetts with reports.

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