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2003 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 490       7      
Canada Goose 13,549       167      
Mute Swan 64       22      
Tundra Swan 141       13      
Wood Duck 10       4      
American Wigeon 28       2      
American Black Duck 278       8      
Mallard 849       51      
Northern Shoveler 2       1      
Northern Pintail 12       2      
Green-winged Teal 24       3      
Canvasback 111       11      
Redhead 6       2      
Ring-necked Duck 43       5      
Greater Scaup 243       13      
Lesser Scaup 193       9      
Bufflehead 144       18      
Common Goldeneye 39       5      
Hooded Merganser 25       7      
Common Merganser 373       10      
Red-breasted Merganser 69       7      
Ruddy Duck 53       8      
Northern Bobwhite 16       2      
Wild Turkey 66       5      
Pied-billed Grebe 12       3      
Horned Grebe 3       1      
Red-necked Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 42       26      
Black Vulture 125       34      
Turkey Vulture 336       100      
Bald Eagle 22       16      
Northern Harrier 10       8      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 58       56      
Cooper's Hawk 53       51      
Red-shouldered Hawk 51       42      
Red-tailed Hawk 84       70      
Rough-legged Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 15       13      
Merlin 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
American Coot 192       5      
Killdeer 49       8      
Wilson's Snipe 12       2      
American Woodcock 3       3      
Laughing Gull 2,606       7      
Ring-billed Gull 2,128       55      
Herring Gull 2,141       53      
Iceland Gull 1       1      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 57       10      
Rock Pigeon 519       29      
Mourning Dove 4,302       775      
Barn Owl 3       3      
Eastern Screech-Owl 5       3      
Great Horned Owl 8       4      
Barred Owl 8       6      
Belted Kingfisher 15       13      
Red-headed Woodpecker 23       15      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 749       562      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 71       65      
Downy Woodpecker 1,068       617      
Hairy Woodpecker 151       115      
Northern Flicker 138       109      
Pileated Woodpecker 50       45      
Eastern Phoebe 4       2      
Blue Jay 1,587       603      
American Crow 3,853       479      
Fish Crow 26       11      
Horned Lark 45       3      
Carolina Chickadee 1,932       653      
Black-capped Chickadee 75       31      
Tufted Titmouse 2,001       744      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 20       12      
White-breasted Nuthatch 644       420      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 11       6      
Brown Creeper 56       51      
Carolina Wren 906       580      
Winter Wren 15       10      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 7       4      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 18       12      
Eastern Bluebird 317       87      
Hermit Thrush 60       42      
American Robin 3,337       276      
Gray Catbird 15       11      
Northern Mockingbird 402       322      
Brown Thrasher 31       26      
European Starling 4,477       474      
American Pipit 2       1      
Cedar Waxwing 545       40      
Pine Warbler 28       15      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 30       19      
Eastern Towhee 158       89      
American Tree Sparrow 74       32      
Chipping Sparrow 94       39      
Field Sparrow 34       12      
Savannah Sparrow 31       8      
Fox Sparrow 113       65      
Song Sparrow 1,521       406      
Swamp Sparrow 29       12      
White-throated Sparrow 4,555       590      
White-crowned Sparrow 100       28      
Dark-eyed Junco 10,915       906      
Northern Cardinal 5,720       961      
Red-winged Blackbird 3,626       190      
Eastern Meadowlark 21       4      
Rusty Blackbird 83       13      
Common Grackle 9,030       299      
Boat-tailed Grackle 55       3      
Brown-headed Cowbird 448       82      
Baltimore Oriole 5       5      
Purple Finch 139       40      
House Finch 3,883       618      
Common Redpoll 1       1      
American Goldfinch 4,047       542      
Evening Grosbeak 2       1      
House Sparrow 3,460       460      
Total 100,534             

A total of 118 species were reported.

See list of localities in Maryland with reports.

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