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2012 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
 
Black-capped Chickadee 4,119       1,138      
Tufted Titmouse 2,335       936      
Northern Cardinal 2,323       916      
Downy Woodpecker 1,608       900      
Dark-eyed Junco 5,389       883      
Mourning Dove 3,503       850      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1,494       844      
American Goldfinch 4,217       684      
House Sparrow 6,911       561      
American Crow 3,442       548      
Blue Jay 1,574       529      
House Finch 1,317       410      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 429       366      
European Starling 3,273       306      
Hairy Woodpecker 410       300      
American Robin 2,034       296      
Song Sparrow 540       261      
Carolina Wren 384       250      
White-throated Sparrow 604       236      
Canada Goose 4,510       218      
Red-tailed Hawk 294       193      
Mallard 2,689       185      
Herring Gull 2,158       162      
Eastern Bluebird 465       144      
Rock Pigeon 1,791       129      
Ring-billed Gull 2,485       118      
Northern Mockingbird 132       113      
Wild Turkey 1,233       112      
Red-winged Blackbird 601       108      
Northern Flicker 143       105      
Mute Swan 357       90      
American Tree Sparrow 322       85      
Purple Finch 224       77      
Common Grackle 873       72      
American Black Duck 1,110       68      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 103       66      
Cooper's Hawk 63       59      
Turkey Vulture 92       59      
Hooded Merganser 403       57      
Common Merganser 430       51      
Bufflehead 583       44      
Great Black-backed Gull 341       44      
Brown Creeper 46       39      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 41       39      
Common Eider 999       30      
Great Blue Heron 46       28      
Bald Eagle 40       26      
Red-breasted Merganser 324       26      
Pileated Woodpecker 31       25      
Common Loon 104       23      
American Coot 635       22      
Common Goldeneye 312       22      
Belted Kingfisher 21       20      
Ring-necked Duck 452       18      
Cedar Waxwing 223       17      
Common Raven 32       17      
Brown-headed Cowbird 272       16      
Brant 197       15      
Eastern Screech-Owl 14       14      
Great Cormorant 62       14      
Red-shouldered Hawk 13       13      
Great Horned Owl 15       12      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 25       11      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 15       11      
Northern Harrier 13       10      
Black Scoter 68       9      
Pine Siskin 37       9      
Ruddy Duck 52       9      
Surf Scoter 43       9      
Harlequin Duck 135       8      
Lesser Scaup 77       8      
Pine Warbler 9       8      
White-winged Scoter 80       8      
Wood Duck 15       8      
Barred Owl 7       7      
Fox Sparrow 8       7      
Gadwall 170       7      
Northern Pintail 227       7      
Peregrine Falcon 7       7      
Winter Wren 7       7      
American Wigeon 77       6      
Eastern Towhee 8       6      
Hermit Thrush 6       6      
Long-tailed Duck 285       6      
Snowy Owl 8       6      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 6       6      
American Woodcock 16       5      
Chipping Sparrow 5       5      
Green-winged Teal 26       5      
Pied-billed Grebe 7       5      
Red-necked Grebe 21       5      
Ruffed Grouse 5       5      
Fish Crow 20       4      
Horned Grebe 41       4      
Iceland Gull 10       4      
Merlin 4       4      
Northern Gannet 20       4      
Red-throated Loon 10       4      
Ring-necked Pheasant 4       4      
Savannah Sparrow 4       4      
American Kestrel 3       3      
Common Redpoll 4       3      
Evening Grosbeak 6       3      
Glaucous Gull 3       3      
Greater Scaup 25       3      
Northern Shrike 3       3      
Tufted Duck 3       3      
White-crowned Sparrow 4       3      
Dickcissel 2       2      
Gray Catbird 3       2      
Horned Lark 13       2      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 2       2      
Purple Sandpiper 37       2      
Sanderling 10       2      
Snow Bunting 74       2      
Swamp Sparrow 3       2      
Black Guillemot 1       1      
Black Vulture 3       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 11       1      
Black-legged Kittiwake 5       1      
Bohemian Waxwing 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 4       1      
Dunlin 8       1      
Field Sparrow 3       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 11       1      
Lazuli Bunting 1       1      
Long-billed Dowitcher 1       1      
Long-eared Owl 1       1      
Northern Fulmar 1       1      
Northern Shoveler 1       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Painted Bunting 1       1      
Razorbill 6       1      
Redhead 1       1      
Rough-legged Hawk 1       1      
Short-billed Dowitcher 1       1      
Short-eared Owl 1       1      
Sora 1       1      
Townsend's Warbler 1       1      
Total 73,026             

A total of 139 species were reported.

See list of localities in Massachusetts with reports.

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