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2002 Results: Maryland

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

See list of localities in Maryland with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Snow Goose 525       8      
Brant 2       1      
Canada Goose 33,305       225      
Mute Swan 194       37      
Tundra Swan 1,120       30      
Wood Duck 60       14      
Gadwall 92       8      
American Wigeon 61       8      
American Black Duck 329       16      
Mallard 2,018       127      
Northern Pintail 1,202       2      
Green-winged Teal 4       2      
Canvasback 1,158       6      
Redhead 478       3      
Ring-necked Duck 1,056       17      
Greater Scaup 37       2      
Lesser Scaup 11,078       16      
Surf Scoter 5       1      
Long-tailed Duck 35       1      
Bufflehead 1,103       36      
Common Goldeneye 204       9      
Hooded Merganser 118       22      
Common Merganser 188       18      
Red-breasted Merganser 102       8      
Ruddy Duck 188       9      
Northern Bobwhite 10       2      
Ring-necked Pheasant 1       1      
Wild Turkey 24       4      
Common Loon 6       4      
Pied-billed Grebe 33       8      
Horned Grebe 17       5      
Northern Gannet 2       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 35       3      
Great Cormorant 3       1      
Great Blue Heron 164       79      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 3       3      
Black Vulture 376       66      
Turkey Vulture 975       209      
Osprey 17       8      
Bald Eagle 120       56      
Northern Harrier 38       12      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 57       53      
Cooper's Hawk 39       36      
Red-shouldered Hawk 125       92      
Red-tailed Hawk 142       99      
Rough-legged Hawk 8       4      
American Kestrel 31       23      
Merlin 2       2      
Peregrine Falcon 9       5      
King Rail 1       1      
American Coot 982       15      
Killdeer 73       27      
Greater Yellowlegs 2       1      
Dunlin 18       1      
Common Snipe 46       1      
American Woodcock 5       2      
Bonaparte's Gull 55       2      
Laughing Gull 130       13      
Ring-billed Gull 3,905       103      
Herring Gull 930       75      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 16       4      
Great Black-backed Gull 89       21      
Rock Pigeon 840       66      
Mourning Dove 3,334       683      
Barn Owl 7       3      
Eastern Screech-Owl 4       3      
Great Horned Owl 17       9      
Barred Owl 12       8      
Short-eared Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 44       35      
Red-headed Woodpecker 31       23      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 578       429      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 64       54      
Downy Woodpecker 873       515      
Hairy Woodpecker 117       91      
Northern Flicker 183       107      
Pileated Woodpecker 70       59      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 1,096       415      
American Crow 5,192       577      
Fish Crow 255       32      
Horned Lark 5       2      
Carolina Chickadee 1,939       602      
Black-capped Chickadee 461       142      
Tufted Titmouse 2,046       693      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 143       88      
White-breasted Nuthatch 694       392      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 39       18      
Brown Creeper 53       45      
Carolina Wren 702       444      
House Wren 1       1      
Winter Wren 38       19      
Marsh Wren 5       3      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 33       15      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 27       22      
Eastern Bluebird 557       150      
Hermit Thrush 38       28      
American Robin 2,656       272      
Gray Catbird 25       17      
Northern Mockingbird 429       316      
Brown Thrasher 31       16      
European Starling 5,800       353      
Cedar Waxwing 510       42      
Lapland Longspur 15       3      
Nashville Warbler 1       1      
Palm Warbler 2       1      
Pine Warbler 10       7      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 36       10      
Eastern Towhee 37       23      
American Tree Sparrow 1,075       20      
Chipping Sparrow 57       21      
Field Sparrow 62       26      
Savannah Sparrow 71       12      
Fox Sparrow 46       28      
Song Sparrow 636       245      
Swamp Sparrow 28       12      
White-throated Sparrow 2,221       376      
White-crowned Sparrow 52       20      
Dark-eyed Junco 4,378       633      
Northern Cardinal 2,682       708      
Red-winged Blackbird 9,717       210      
Eastern Meadowlark 16       3      
Rusty Blackbird 33       6      
Common Grackle 43,541       193      
Boat-tailed Grackle 19       6      
Brown-headed Cowbird 454       57      
Baltimore Oriole 3       3      
Purple Finch 481       117      
House Finch 3,257       566      
Common Redpoll 5       3      
Pine Siskin 43       21      
American Goldfinch 4,051       498      
House Sparrow 3,499       384      
Total 168,630             

A total of 133 species were reported.

See list of localities in Maryland with reports.

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