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2009 Results: Maryland

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See list of localities in Maryland with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Greater White-fronted Goose 1       1      
Snow Goose 9,357       31      
Brant 99       5      
Cackling Goose 4       3      
Canada Goose 47,704       623      
Mute Swan 62       27      
Trumpeter Swan 3       2      
Tundra Swan 2,007       61      
Wood Duck 95       19      
Gadwall 133       14      
American Wigeon 284       16      
American Black Duck 411       54      
Mallard 5,081       302      
Blue-winged Teal 2       1      
Northern Shoveler 53       5      
Northern Pintail 326       10      
Green-winged Teal 378       15      
Canvasback 3,543       46      
Redhead 66       12      
Ring-necked Duck 1,425       57      
Tufted Duck 1       1      
Greater Scaup 905       15      
Lesser Scaup 928       16      
King Eider 2       1      
Common Eider 3       1      
Surf Scoter 310       8      
White-winged Scoter 6       2      
Black Scoter 7       2      
Long-tailed Duck 150       16      
Bufflehead 1,285       104      
Common Goldeneye 280       26      
Barrow's Goldeneye 2       2      
Hooded Merganser 434       72      
Common Merganser 722       38      
Red-breasted Merganser 133       14      
Ruddy Duck 819       23      
Northern Bobwhite 5       4      
Ring-necked Pheasant 22       2      
Ruffed Grouse 1       1      
Wild Turkey 280       28      
Red-throated Loon 37       4      
Common Loon 33       11      
Pied-billed Grebe 45       20      
Horned Grebe 26       8      
Red-necked Grebe 2       1      
Eared Grebe 2       2      
Northern Gannet 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 103       12      
Great Cormorant 27       4      
Great Blue Heron 534       162      
Black Vulture 1,123       233      
Turkey Vulture 2,261       571      
Bald Eagle 285       131      
Northern Harrier 43       36      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 121       109      
Cooper's Hawk 170       156      
Red-shouldered Hawk 307       219      
Red-tailed Hawk 407       295      
Rough-legged Hawk 3       1      
Golden Eagle 2       2      
American Kestrel 34       30      
Merlin 6       6      
Peregrine Falcon 3       3      
American Coot 1,269       17      
Killdeer 110       38      
American Oystercatcher 9       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 3       2      
Ruddy Turnstone 12       2      
Sanderling 1       1      
Purple Sandpiper 17       1      
Dunlin 11       2      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
American Woodcock 8       5      
Bonaparte's Gull 2       2      
Ring-billed Gull 16,262       273      
Herring Gull 5,501       142      
Iceland Gull 1       1      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 2       2      
Glaucous Gull 1       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 662       40      
Forster's Tern 2       1      
Dovekie 2       1      
Razorbill 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 1,336       108      
Mourning Dove 8,626       1,762      
Barn Owl 7       6      
Eastern Screech-Owl 5       5      
Great Horned Owl 35       24      
Barred Owl 28       21      
Short-eared Owl 4       3      
Belted Kingfisher 100       82      
Red-headed Woodpecker 21       10      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1,597       1,156      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 125       103      
Downy Woodpecker 2,360       1,373      
Hairy Woodpecker 406       323      
Northern Flicker 501       306      
Pileated Woodpecker 210       159      
Eastern Phoebe 13       10      
Blue Jay 3,280       1,143      
American Crow 7,212       1,078      
Fish Crow 425       71      
Common Raven 51       16      
Horned Lark 140       10      
Carolina Chickadee 4,978       1,677      
Black-capped Chickadee 228       62      
Tufted Titmouse 4,183       1,583      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 116       81      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1,827       1,015      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 11       8      
Brown Creeper 127       97      
Carolina Wren 1,758       1,031      
Winter Wren 83       55      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 103       48      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 58       42      
Eastern Bluebird 1,282       396      
Hermit Thrush 83       60      
American Robin 5,025       538      
Gray Catbird 75       54      
Northern Mockingbird 901       629      
Brown Thrasher 22       22      
European Starling 14,692       877      
American Pipit 75       2      
Cedar Waxwing 659       66      
Snow Bunting 1       1      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Pine Warbler 14       7      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 239       60      
Eastern Towhee 144       62      
American Tree Sparrow 375       85      
Chipping Sparrow 79       19      
Field Sparrow 426       105      
Lark Bunting 3       3      
Savannah Sparrow 75       32      
Seaside Sparrow 2       1      
Fox Sparrow 124       69      
Song Sparrow 1,747       599      
Swamp Sparrow 73       27      
White-throated Sparrow 5,822       995      
White-crowned Sparrow 324       84      
Dark-eyed Junco 10,783       1,663      
Northern Cardinal 8,493       2,026      
Red-winged Blackbird 11,743       632      
Eastern Meadowlark 32       4      
Rusty Blackbird 104       13      
Brewer's Blackbird 1       1      
Common Grackle 74,507       781      
Boat-tailed Grackle 15       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1,542       243      
Purple Finch 845       309      
House Finch 6,102       1,272      
White-winged Crossbill 37       5      
Common Redpoll 1       1      
Pine Siskin 4,517       445      
American Goldfinch 11,142       1,387      
House Sparrow 8,380       1,031      
Total 317,242             

A total of 156 species were reported.

See list of localities in Maryland with reports.

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