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2006 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
Greater White-fronted Goose 2       1      
Snow Goose 61,281       40      
Ross's Goose 1       1      
Brant 278       8      
Cackling Goose 2       2      
Canada Goose 44,551       281      
Mute Swan 186       47      
Tundra Swan 1,324       31      
Wood Duck 123       12      
Gadwall 97       11      
Eurasian Wigeon 1       1      
American Wigeon 565       16      
American Black Duck 478       30      
Mallard 3,128       178      
Blue-winged Teal 6       1      
Northern Shoveler 157       10      
Northern Pintail 446       13      
Green-winged Teal 335       16      
Canvasback 1,110       10      
Redhead 52       6      
Ring-necked Duck 545       24      
Greater Scaup 59       9      
Lesser Scaup 601       26      
Common Eider 1       1      
Surf Scoter 146       10      
White-winged Scoter 6       4      
Black Scoter 12       3      
Long-tailed Duck 67       14      
Bufflehead 1,285       60      
Common Goldeneye 231       8      
Hooded Merganser 69       23      
Common Merganser 186       22      
Red-breasted Merganser 106       15      
Ruddy Duck 1,580       23      
Northern Bobwhite 16       2      
Wild Turkey 150       21      
Red-throated Loon 8       4      
Common Loon 54       13      
Pied-billed Grebe 14       8      
Horned Grebe 24       10      
Northern Gannet 114       4      
Double-crested Cormorant 118       12      
Great Cormorant 6       4      
American White Pelican 5       1      
Great Blue Heron 211       104      
Great Egret 8       3      
Tricolored Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 12       4      
Black Vulture 362       107      
Turkey Vulture 1,060       302      
Osprey 3       3      
Bald Eagle 153       78      
Northern Harrier 35       23      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 57       53      
Cooper's Hawk 75       71      
Northern Goshawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 127       93      
Red-tailed Hawk 186       143      
Rough-legged Hawk 1       1      
Golden Eagle 1       1      
American Kestrel 31       23      
Merlin 8       8      
Peregrine Falcon 4       4      
American Coot 151       18      
Killdeer 78       31      
American Oystercatcher 17       3      
Greater Yellowlegs 14       3      
Lesser Yellowlegs 6       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 23       4      
Sanderling 12       3      
Purple Sandpiper 5       3      
Dunlin 79       4      
Wilson's Snipe 66       6      
American Woodcock 16       7      
Bonaparte's Gull 17       2      
Ring-billed Gull 9,378       146      
Herring Gull 3,457       68      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Glaucous Gull 1       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 330       37      
Rock Pigeon 942       92      
Mourning Dove 5,102       942      
Eastern Screech-Owl 5       5      
Great Horned Owl 29       20      
Barred Owl 13       10      
Short-eared Owl 1       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 59       54      
Red-headed Woodpecker 27       18      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 846       605      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 86       78      
Downy Woodpecker 1,232       749      
Hairy Woodpecker 195       154      
Northern Flicker 235       134      
Pileated Woodpecker 128       93      
Eastern Phoebe 9       8      
Blue Jay 1,519       573      
American Crow 3,655       511      
Fish Crow 224       41      
Common Raven 5       2      
Horned Lark 131       11      
Tree Swallow 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 2,189       854      
Black-capped Chickadee 9       3      
Tufted Titmouse 1,734       729      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 178       130      
White-breasted Nuthatch 979       589      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 36       11      
Brown Creeper 170       146      
Carolina Wren 902       534      
Winter Wren 59       31      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 70       33      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 19       13      
Eastern Bluebird 400       121      
Hermit Thrush 49       38      
American Robin 10,501       338      
Varied Thrush 1       1      
Gray Catbird 23       19      
Northern Mockingbird 426       302      
Brown Thrasher 22       15      
European Starling 11,458       462      
American Pipit 17       4      
Cedar Waxwing 1,266       71      
Snow Bunting 1       1      
Nashville Warbler 1       1      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Pine Warbler 15       14      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 204       41      
Yellow-throated Warbler 2       2      
Yellow-breasted Chat 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 145       75      
American Tree Sparrow 139       36      
Chipping Sparrow 98       40      
Field Sparrow 121       31      
Savannah Sparrow 70       19      
Saltmarsh Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 103       53      
Song Sparrow 1,273       401      
Swamp Sparrow 51       20      
White-throated Sparrow 4,342       595      
White-crowned Sparrow 187       62      
Dark-eyed Junco 8,300       958      
Northern Cardinal 4,185       1,057      
Red-winged Blackbird 8,605       303      
Eastern Meadowlark 6       3      
Rusty Blackbird 79       9      
Common Grackle 18,052       306      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1,065       127      
Purple Finch 223       74      
House Finch 2,880       634      
Common Redpoll 1       1      
Pine Siskin 24       11      
American Goldfinch 4,910       680      
House Sparrow 4,753       525      
Total 240,305             

A total of 155 species were reported.

See list of localities in Maryland with reports.

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