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2010 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
Snow Goose 8       4      
Brant 227       11      
Canada Goose 4,709       126      
Mute Swan 200       41      
Wood Duck 21       8      
Gadwall 39       6      
Eurasian Wigeon 6       4      
American Wigeon 25       3      
American Black Duck 662       48      
Mallard 1,817       98      
Northern Shoveler 1       1      
Northern Pintail 4       2      
Green-winged Teal 37       6      
Canvasback 35       2      
Ring-necked Duck 44       10      
Greater Scaup 120       8      
Lesser Scaup 27       2      
Common Eider 4,494       25      
Harlequin Duck 1       1      
Surf Scoter 48       5      
White-winged Scoter 73       5      
Black Scoter 20       8      
Long-tailed Duck 70       9      
Bufflehead 766       35      
Common Goldeneye 328       17      
Hooded Merganser 175       31      
Common Merganser 78       23      
Red-breasted Merganser 242       21      
Northern Bobwhite 11       2      
Ring-necked Pheasant 4       4      
Ruffed Grouse 1       1      
Wild Turkey 592       61      
Red-throated Loon 10       4      
Common Loon 28       13      
Pied-billed Grebe 7       5      
Horned Grebe 26       9      
Red-necked Grebe 4       2      
Great Cormorant 55       11      
American Bittern 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 23       19      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 2       2      
Black Vulture 3       2      
Turkey Vulture 27       20      
Bald Eagle 26       17      
Northern Harrier 11       7      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 45       45      
Cooper's Hawk 64       58      
Red-shouldered Hawk 8       8      
Red-tailed Hawk 195       149      
Rough-legged Hawk 2       2      
American Kestrel 5       5      
Merlin 6       6      
Peregrine Falcon 4       4      
American Coot 2       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 7       1      
Sanderling 97       3      
Purple Sandpiper 4       1      
Dunlin 33       2      
American Woodcock 1       1      
Black-headed Gull 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 1,893       70      
Herring Gull 1,518       115      
Iceland Gull 2       1      
Glaucous Gull 6       2      
Great Black-backed Gull 242       36      
Black Guillemot 6       1      
Rock Pigeon 1,494       89      
Mourning Dove 3,441       639      
Eastern Screech-Owl 10       8      
Great Horned Owl 8       6      
Snowy Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 14       12      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 406       336      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 5       5      
Downy Woodpecker 1,550       804      
Hairy Woodpecker 424       306      
Northern Flicker 161       117      
Pileated Woodpecker 29       27      
Northern Shrike 2       2      
Blue Jay 3,084       738      
American Crow 3,355       467      
Fish Crow 37       3      
Common Raven 29       14      
Horned Lark 16       2      
Black-capped Chickadee 3,375       938      
Tufted Titmouse 2,273       817      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 109       51      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1,075       651      
Brown Creeper 42       31      
Carolina Wren 337       236      
Winter Wren 25       14      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 46       24      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 7       6      
Eastern Bluebird 368       90      
Hermit Thrush 17       14      
American Robin 2,410       295      
Gray Catbird 4       4      
Northern Mockingbird 69       59      
European Starling 3,226       256      
American Pipit 10       1      
Cedar Waxwing 137       11      
Lapland Longspur 1       1      
Snow Bunting 18       4      
Pine Warbler 16       12      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 57       21      
Eastern Towhee 19       14      
American Tree Sparrow 764       170      
Chipping Sparrow 26       5      
Field Sparrow 27       6      
Savannah Sparrow 6       5      
Saltmarsh Sparrow 2       1      
Fox Sparrow 18       10      
Song Sparrow 535       222      
Swamp Sparrow 23       13      
White-throated Sparrow 1,110       295      
White-crowned Sparrow 2       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 6,821       840      
Northern Cardinal 2,235       768      
Red-winged Blackbird 487       76      
Rusty Blackbird 2       1      
Common Grackle 111       35      
Brown-headed Cowbird 34       11      
Purple Finch 207       78      
House Finch 1,174       306      
Common Redpoll 17       6      
Pine Siskin 31       13      
American Goldfinch 5,207       658      
Evening Grosbeak 1       1      
House Sparrow 4,257       444      
Total 70,056             

A total of 131 species were reported.

See list of localities in Massachusetts with reports.

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