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2012 Results: Michigan

Other years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012

See list of localities in Michigan with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Snow Goose 3       3      
Cackling Goose 17       5      
Canada Goose 20,944       521      
Mute Swan 1,568       198      
Trumpeter Swan 414       33      
Tundra Swan 414       7      
Wood Duck 8       5      
Gadwall 2,892       17      
American Wigeon 170       6      
American Black Duck 387       28      
Mallard 11,560       352      
Northern Shoveler 176       1      
Northern Pintail 451       6      
Green-winged Teal 83       2      
Canvasback 3,815       23      
Redhead 16,976       37      
Ring-necked Duck 80       10      
Greater Scaup 961       16      
Lesser Scaup 3,261       15      
Surf Scoter 8       2      
White-winged Scoter 78       13      
Long-tailed Duck 530       16      
Bufflehead 893       66      
Common Goldeneye 3,284       99      
Hooded Merganser 84       24      
Common Merganser 7,448       89      
Red-breasted Merganser 1,087       35      
Ruddy Duck 106       6      
Ring-necked Pheasant 30       22      
Ruffed Grouse 96       31      
Sharp-tailed Grouse 27       4      
Wild Turkey 2,919       166      
Red-throated Loon 5       3      
Common Loon 2       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Horned Grebe 42       14      
Red-necked Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 5       2      
Great Blue Heron 154       54      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 3       1      
Turkey Vulture 79       28      
Golden Eagle 3       2      
Northern Harrier 20       16      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 83       82      
Cooper's Hawk 184       171      
Northern Goshawk 1       1      
Bald Eagle 374       159      
Red-shouldered Hawk 3       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 574       348      
Rough-legged Hawk 35       25      
American Coot 426       13      
Sandhill Crane 293       112      
Killdeer 3       3      
Bonaparte's Gull 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 7,099       142      
Herring Gull 8,961       151      
Thayer's Gull 2       2      
Iceland Gull 3       1      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 7       5      
Glaucous Gull 15       8      
Great Black-backed Gull 69       9      
Rock Pigeon 2,705       203      
Mourning Dove 9,653       1,655      
Eastern Screech-Owl 26       23      
Great Horned Owl 33       27      
Snowy Owl 33       26      
Barred Owl 18       13      
Short-eared Owl 7       2      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 8       6      
Belted Kingfisher 30       27      
Red-headed Woodpecker 36       24      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1,619       1,148      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 6       6      
Downy Woodpecker 3,204       1,589      
Hairy Woodpecker 1,189       767      
Northern Flicker 230       172      
Pileated Woodpecker 369       256      
American Kestrel 69       53      
Merlin 7       7      
Peregrine Falcon 6       5      
Northern Shrike 23       23      
Gray Jay 35       12      
Blue Jay 4,471       1,318      
American Crow 8,807       1,122      
Common Raven 268       103      
Horned Lark 1,134       63      
Black-capped Chickadee 10,387       2,236      
Boreal Chickadee 44       5      
Tufted Titmouse 3,194       1,316      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 693       372      
White-breasted Nuthatch 2,904       1,486      
Brown Creeper 165       134      
Winter Wren 5       4      
Marsh Wren 4       2      
Carolina Wren 89       69      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 26       9      
Eastern Bluebird 703       236      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 1,031       243      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 2       2      
European Starling 18,203       680      
Bohemian Waxwing 603       4      
Cedar Waxwing 760       52      
Lapland Longspur 272       3      
Snow Bunting 536       26      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Pine Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 14       4      
Eastern Towhee 2       2      
American Tree Sparrow 2,605       491      
Field Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 2       2      
Song Sparrow 197       79      
Swamp Sparrow 5       5      
White-throated Sparrow 150       42      
White-crowned Sparrow 30       11      
Dark-eyed Junco 7,834       1,410      
Northern Cardinal 5,538       1,579      
Red-winged Blackbird 5,132       72      
Eastern Meadowlark 6       2      
Rusty Blackbird 25       2      
Common Grackle 3,722       54      
Brown-headed Cowbird 315       27      
Pine Grosbeak 309       39      
Purple Finch 480       107      
House Finch 4,810       1,041      
Red Crossbill 12       7      
White-winged Crossbill 223       19      
Common Redpoll 8,694       494      
Hoary Redpoll 20       13      
Pine Siskin 12,824       515      
American Goldfinch 15,032       1,618      
Evening Grosbeak 127       15      
House Sparrow 11,244       1,014      
Total 252,182             

A total of 135 species were reported.

See list of localities in Michigan with reports.

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