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2012 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
Pink-footed Goose 1       1      
Snow Goose 50,933       33      
Brant 12       1      
Cackling Goose 5       2      
Canada Goose 61,175       493      
Mute Swan 26       10      
Tundra Swan 1,676       46      
Wood Duck 69       13      
Gadwall 102       10      
American Wigeon 282       20      
American Black Duck 379       42      
Mallard 3,337       258      
Blue-winged Teal 1       1      
Northern Shoveler 202       13      
Northern Pintail 166       9      
Green-winged Teal 600       7      
Canvasback 2,224       18      
Redhead 3       1      
Ring-necked Duck 3,458       52      
Greater Scaup 948       7      
Lesser Scaup 2,065       18      
Surf Scoter 3       2      
Long-tailed Duck 96       5      
Bufflehead 1,323       69      
Common Goldeneye 268       12      
Hooded Merganser 428       59      
Common Merganser 317       30      
Red-breasted Merganser 232       19      
Ruddy Duck 48,167       15      
Northern Bobwhite 1       1      
Wild Turkey 189       21      
Common Loon 47       19      
Pied-billed Grebe 102       27      
Horned Grebe 9       5      
Double-crested Cormorant 959       15      
Great Cormorant 3       2      
American White Pelican 29       2      
Great Blue Heron 341       153      
Great Egret 2       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 2       2      
Black Vulture 1,650       268      
Turkey Vulture 2,506       553      
Osprey 4       1      
Golden Eagle 4       3      
Northern Harrier 31       19      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 70       64      
Cooper's Hawk 132       118      
Bald Eagle 259       140      
Red-shouldered Hawk 242       173      
Red-tailed Hawk 351       220      
American Coot 666       30      
Sandhill Crane 1       1      
Killdeer 91       28      
American Oystercatcher 5       2      
Greater Yellowlegs 4       1      
Dunlin 9       1      
Wilson's Snipe 23       4      
American Woodcock 8       6      
Bonaparte's Gull 21       5      
Ring-billed Gull 9,084       194      
Herring Gull 3,227       104      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 5       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 189       20      
Forster's Tern 4       1      
Rock Pigeon 1,246       75      
Mourning Dove 5,467       1,387      
Barn Owl 2       2      
Eastern Screech-Owl 18       9      
Great Horned Owl 12       10      
Barred Owl 34       27      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 93       74      
Red-headed Woodpecker 11       7      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1,324       913      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 68       65      
Downy Woodpecker 2,002       1,158      
Hairy Woodpecker 373       283      
Northern Flicker 318       219      
Pileated Woodpecker 194       160      
American Kestrel 29       21      
Merlin 6       5      
Peregrine Falcon 7       7      
Eastern Phoebe 12       9      
Northern Shrike 1       1      
Blue Jay 2,109       759      
American Crow 7,949       947      
Fish Crow 332       96      
Common Raven 17       7      
Horned Lark 13       4      
Tree Swallow 22       7      
Carolina Chickadee 3,948       1,377      
Black-capped Chickadee 129       37      
Tufted Titmouse 3,300       1,329      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 76       49      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1,512       887      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 24       11      
Brown Creeper 110       89      
House Wren 1       1      
Winter Wren 54       36      
Carolina Wren 1,268       772      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 12       7      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 22       20      
Eastern Bluebird 1,008       337      
Hermit Thrush 35       31      
American Robin 4,457       562      
Gray Catbird 40       23      
Northern Mockingbird 528       392      
Brown Thrasher 7       7      
European Starling 7,613       580      
Cedar Waxwing 878       54      
Virginia's Warbler 1       1      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Pine Warbler 10       8      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 187       44      
Yellow-breasted Chat 2       2      
Eastern Towhee 97       51      
American Tree Sparrow 112       41      
Chipping Sparrow 133       54      
Field Sparrow 183       52      
Savannah Sparrow 39       13      
Fox Sparrow 43       24      
Song Sparrow 952       424      
Swamp Sparrow 30       21      
White-throated Sparrow 3,552       725      
White-crowned Sparrow 236       62      
Dark-eyed Junco 7,682       1,293      
Northern Cardinal 5,831       1,576      
Red-winged Blackbird 4,244       347      
Eastern Meadowlark 22       5      
Rusty Blackbird 10       5      
Common Grackle 8,197       376      
Boat-tailed Grackle 27       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1,254       156      
Purple Finch 269       112      
House Finch 3,640       971      
Pine Siskin 18       12      
American Goldfinch 3,569       748      
House Sparrow 4,572       702      
Total 290,363             

A total of 138 species were reported.

See list of localities in Maryland with reports.

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