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2011 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
Snow Goose 38,918       31      
Brant 574       8      
Cackling Goose 4       2      
Canada Goose 62,053       503      
Mute Swan 41       12      
Tundra Swan 2,517       54      
Wood Duck 99       16      
Gadwall 109       14      
American Wigeon 219       21      
American Black Duck 441       34      
Mallard 3,378       207      
Northern Shoveler 113       8      
Northern Pintail 384       10      
Green-winged Teal 411       16      
Canvasback 3,530       37      
Redhead 19       7      
Ring-necked Duck 1,177       39      
Greater Scaup 868       24      
Lesser Scaup 2,836       32      
Common Eider 48       2      
Harlequin Duck 2       2      
Surf Scoter 580       7      
Black Scoter 205       6      
Long-tailed Duck 23       8      
Bufflehead 927       85      
Common Goldeneye 85       14      
Hooded Merganser 277       45      
Common Merganser 502       24      
Red-breasted Merganser 47       11      
Ruddy Duck 579       26      
Northern Bobwhite 22       3      
Wild Turkey 196       19      
Common Loon 23       7      
Pied-billed Grebe 14       6      
Horned Grebe 32       12      
Wood Stork 3       3      
Northern Gannet 5       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 690       8      
American White Pelican 4       1      
Great Blue Heron 228       84      
Black Vulture 1,204       199      
Turkey Vulture 1,647       414      
Osprey 2       2      
Bald Eagle 233       120      
Northern Harrier 19       16      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 57       54      
Cooper's Hawk 104       95      
Red-shouldered Hawk 173       132      
Red-tailed Hawk 270       200      
Rough-legged Hawk 2       2      
Golden Eagle 2       2      
American Kestrel 21       19      
Merlin 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 9       9      
American Coot 478       18      
Killdeer 99       32      
Greater Yellowlegs 7       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 28       2      
Sanderling 5       2      
Wilson's Snipe 10       2      
American Woodcock 12       8      
Black-headed Gull 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 6,666       209      
Herring Gull 1,499       112      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 3       2      
Great Black-backed Gull 123       27      
Forster's Tern 11       1      
Rock Pigeon 1,166       78      
Mourning Dove 4,262       1,055      
Barn Owl 2       2      
Eastern Screech-Owl 11       8      
Great Horned Owl 25       18      
Barred Owl 24       19      
Belted Kingfisher 59       49      
Red-headed Woodpecker 8       8      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1,013       734      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 78       60      
Downy Woodpecker 1,535       905      
Hairy Woodpecker 271       198      
Northern Flicker 313       179      
Pileated Woodpecker 169       131      
Eastern Phoebe 15       6      
Blue Jay 1,821       653      
American Crow 6,541       797      
Fish Crow 476       58      
Common Raven 14       6      
Horned Lark 33       9      
Tree Swallow 8       4      
Carolina Chickadee 3,567       1,148      
Black-capped Chickadee 124       39      
Tufted Titmouse 2,855       1,107      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 207       145      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1,257       765      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 31       12      
Brown Creeper 101       86      
Carolina Wren 819       525      
House Wren 2       2      
Winter Wren 65       34      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 37       17      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 8       4      
Eastern Bluebird 715       224      
Hermit Thrush 39       23      
American Robin 3,154       405      
Gray Catbird 21       16      
Northern Mockingbird 445       332      
Brown Thrasher 20       17      
European Starling 12,076       559      
American Pipit 19       4      
Cedar Waxwing 434       42      
Snow Bunting 20       1      
Pine Warbler 5       5      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 127       42      
Eastern Towhee 75       39      
American Tree Sparrow 75       16      
Chipping Sparrow 57       23      
Field Sparrow 218       57      
Savannah Sparrow 42       18      
Fox Sparrow 72       43      
Song Sparrow 1,067       390      
Swamp Sparrow 29       19      
White-throated Sparrow 3,647       707      
White-crowned Sparrow 152       51      
Dark-eyed Junco 8,307       1,185      
Northern Cardinal 5,502       1,323      
Red-winged Blackbird 15,991       534      
Eastern Meadowlark 1       1      
Rusty Blackbird 16       8      
Common Grackle 14,711       555      
Boat-tailed Grackle 20       4      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1,768       178      
Purple Finch 248       114      
House Finch 3,405       793      
Common Redpoll 2       2      
Pine Siskin 215       51      
American Goldfinch 4,681       767      
House Sparrow 4,301       650      
Total 243,463             

A total of 136 species were reported.

See list of localities in Maryland with reports.

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