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1999 Results: Montana

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

See list of localities in Montana with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Canada Goose 1,652       50      
Mallard 883       39      
Northern Pintail 3       1      
Green-winged Teal 6       2      
Common Goldeneye 168       17      
Barrow's Goldeneye 113       3      
Common Merganser 144       15      
Gray Partridge 21       4      
Ring-necked Pheasant 197       38      
Ruffed Grouse 23       11      
Great Blue Heron 11       8      
Bald Eagle 155       49      
Northern Harrier 7       5      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 16       14      
Northern Goshawk 5       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 13       11      
Rough-legged Hawk 22       12      
Golden Eagle 31       19      
American Kestrel 3       3      
Merlin 2       2      
Prairie Falcon 4       2      
American Coot 52       2      
Rock Pigeon 551       25      
Mourning Dove 462       15      
Great Horned Owl 12       10      
Belted Kingfisher 9       4      
Downy Woodpecker 260       128      
Hairy Woodpecker 158       88      
Northern Flicker 185       100      
Pileated Woodpecker 45       25      
Northern Shrike 4       4      
Gray Jay 60       14      
Pinyon Jay 320       10      
Steller's Jay 171       43      
Blue Jay 82       29      
Black-billed Magpie 564       107      
Clark's Nutcracker 71       28      
American Crow 92       33      
Common Raven 705       68      
Horned Lark 127       2      
Black-capped Chickadee 1,195       187      
Mountain Chickadee 406       94      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 100       15      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 210       84      
White-breasted Nuthatch 86       35      
Pygmy Nuthatch 93       22      
Brown Creeper 55       37      
American Dipper 13       4      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 15       3      
Townsend's Solitaire 16       14      
American Robin 322       41      
Varied Thrush 1       1      
European Starling 1,050       47      
Bohemian Waxwing 2,124       27      
Cedar Waxwing 474       12      
Snow Bunting 10       2      
American Tree Sparrow 290       34      
Song Sparrow 69       30      
White-throated Sparrow 7       5      
Harris's Sparrow 49       10      
Dark-eyed Junco 472       80      
Red-winged Blackbird 145       18      
Brewer's Blackbird 39       4      
Common Grackle 11       3      
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch 152       13      
Pine Grosbeak 40       8      
Purple Finch 89       8      
Cassin's Finch 92       14      
House Finch 1,549       141      
Red Crossbill 40       8      
Common Redpoll 41       8      
Pine Siskin 261       15      
American Goldfinch 256       19      
Evening Grosbeak 175       9      
House Sparrow 1,731       99      
Total 19,087             

A total of 75 species were reported.

See list of localities in Montana with reports.

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