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2005 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 4,266       14      
Ross's Goose 1       1      
Canada Goose 26,386       281      
Mute Swan 109       32      
Tundra Swan 2,066       35      
Wood Duck 59       18      
Gadwall 63       5      
Eurasian Wigeon 1       1      
American Wigeon 52       9      
American Black Duck 416       23      
Mallard 2,458       146      
Northern Shoveler 39       3      
Northern Pintail 856       16      
Green-winged Teal 111       7      
Canvasback 889       8      
Redhead 20       5      
Ring-necked Duck 210       22      
Greater Scaup 65       4      
Lesser Scaup 2,536       29      
Surf Scoter 149       4      
White-winged Scoter 3       1      
Black Scoter 53       2      
Long-tailed Duck 19       4      
Bufflehead 1,527       36      
Common Goldeneye 151       14      
Hooded Merganser 152       19      
Common Merganser 962       23      
Red-breasted Merganser 10       2      
Ruddy Duck 800       13      
Northern Bobwhite 10       1      
Ruffed Grouse 2       1      
Wild Turkey 178       7      
Common Loon 20       8      
Pied-billed Grebe 15       7      
Horned Grebe 9       5      
Double-crested Cormorant 27       4      
Great Blue Heron 124       83      
Great Egret 4       3      
Snowy Egret 3       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
Glossy Ibis 5       1      
Black Vulture 228       69      
Turkey Vulture 953       248      
Bald Eagle 71       38      
Northern Harrier 22       19      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 65       64      
Cooper's Hawk 74       58      
Northern Goshawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 124       96      
Red-tailed Hawk 203       138      
Rough-legged Hawk 2       2      
Golden Eagle 12       2      
American Kestrel 22       15      
Merlin 4       4      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
American Coot 233       12      
Killdeer 71       17      
Sanderling 7       1      
Wilson's Snipe 4       3      
American Woodcock 7       4      
Black-legged Kittiwake 8       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 8       3      
Laughing Gull 38       8      
Ring-billed Gull 7,106       138      
Herring Gull 1,132       68      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 2       2      
Great Black-backed Gull 146       23      
Forster's Tern 3       1      
Rock Pigeon 1,056       59      
Mourning Dove 5,373       917      
Barn Owl 3       2      
Eastern Screech-Owl 7       7      
Great Horned Owl 12       10      
Barred Owl 17       13      
Belted Kingfisher 42       33      
Red-headed Woodpecker 63       52      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 732       543      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 30       27      
Downy Woodpecker 1,232       685      
Hairy Woodpecker 196       149      
Northern Flicker 223       136      
Pileated Woodpecker 117       91      
Eastern Phoebe 2       2      
Northern Shrike 2       2      
Blue Jay 1,041       387      
American Crow 4,970       483      
Fish Crow 166       40      
Common Raven 32       8      
Horned Lark 60       6      
Tree Swallow 10       6      
Carolina Chickadee 2,104       779      
Black-capped Chickadee 4       2      
Tufted Titmouse 1,803       711      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 101       64      
White-breasted Nuthatch 871       546      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 28       11      
Brown Creeper 66       47      
Carolina Wren 864       539      
Winter Wren 69       31      
Marsh Wren 2       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 17       12      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 12       6      
Eastern Bluebird 346       107      
Hermit Thrush 24       24      
American Robin 3,050       259      
Gray Catbird 41       29      
Northern Mockingbird 479       335      
Brown Thrasher 14       11      
European Starling 6,625       396      
Cedar Waxwing 192       18      
Snow Bunting 26       4      
Pine Warbler 12       6      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 97       36      
Yellow-breasted Chat 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 64       39      
American Tree Sparrow 368       61      
Chipping Sparrow 162       58      
Field Sparrow 175       30      
Savannah Sparrow 21       8      
Fox Sparrow 48       40      
Song Sparrow 828       340      
Swamp Sparrow 65       20      
White-throated Sparrow 2,932       487      
White-crowned Sparrow 125       37      
Dark-eyed Junco 6,865       841      
Northern Cardinal 4,658       984      
Red-winged Blackbird 3,287       220      
Eastern Meadowlark 13       4      
Rusty Blackbird 18       3      
Brewer's Blackbird 37       5      
Common Grackle 2,278       206      
Boat-tailed Grackle 65       6      
Brown-headed Cowbird 486       84      
Purple Finch 441       110      
House Finch 2,118       513      
Common Redpoll 1       1      
Pine Siskin 76       6      
American Goldfinch 3,480       540      
House Sparrow 4,333       535      
Total 120,553             

A total of 139 species were reported.

See list of localities in Maryland with reports.

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