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2001 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 5,846       41      
Trumpeter Swan 3       1      
Tundra Swan 1       1      
Gadwall 7       2      
American Wigeon 7       1      
Mallard 4,835       63      
Northern Shoveler 1       1      
Northern Pintail 16       2      
Green-winged Teal 42       8      
Redhead 24       4      
Ring-necked Duck 34       1      
Lesser Scaup 1       1      
Bufflehead 31       4      
Common Goldeneye 378       19      
Barrow's Goldeneye 64       6      
Hooded Merganser 6       2      
Common Merganser 397       22      
Ruddy Duck 4       2      
Gray Partridge 45       6      
Ring-necked Pheasant 575       59      
Ruffed Grouse 15       9      
Greater Sage-Grouse 27       1      
Spruce Grouse 1       1      
Sharp-tailed Grouse 153       10      
Wild Turkey 336       18      
Pied-billed Grebe 5       2      
Eared Grebe 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 37       19      
Bald Eagle 325       71      
Northern Harrier 23       14      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 10       9      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Northern Goshawk 5       5      
Broad-winged Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 35       20      
Rough-legged Hawk 98       37      
Golden Eagle 52       34      
American Kestrel 6       5      
Merlin 4       3      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Prairie Falcon 4       4      
American Coot 880       4      
Killdeer 4       1      
Common Snipe 2       1      
Glaucous Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 1,026       47      
Mourning Dove 670       30      
Great Horned Owl 31       21      
Snowy Owl 2       2      
Northern Pygmy-Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Great Gray Owl 1       1      
Long-eared Owl 1       1      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 37       27      
Lewis's Woodpecker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 389       170      
Hairy Woodpecker 216       112      
American Three-toed Woodpecker 2       2      
Black-backed Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 317       152      
Pileated Woodpecker 55       42      
Northern Shrike 6       6      
Gray Jay 73       25      
Pinyon Jay 47       2      
Steller's Jay 267       55      
Blue Jay 93       22      
Black-billed Magpie 873       150      
Clark's Nutcracker 164       53      
American Crow 470       59      
Common Raven 869       119      
Horned Lark 37       4      
Black-capped Chickadee 1,525       250      
Mountain Chickadee 666       139      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 68       22      
Boreal Chickadee 2       1      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 533       167      
White-breasted Nuthatch 127       54      
Pygmy Nuthatch 184       39      
Brown Creeper 55       23      
Pacific Wren 12       5      
American Dipper 42       29      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 12       4      
Mountain Bluebird 3       1      
Townsend's Solitaire 20       17      
American Robin 129       34      
Varied Thrush 3       3      
European Starling 1,183       47      
Bohemian Waxwing 1,913       26      
Cedar Waxwing 435       17      
Lapland Longspur 4       1      
Snow Bunting 63       4      
Spotted Towhee 2       2      
American Tree Sparrow 261       36      
Fox Sparrow 2       2      
Song Sparrow 130       47      
White-throated Sparrow 36       1      
Harris's Sparrow 16       13      
White-crowned Sparrow 7       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 595       95      
Red-winged Blackbird 287       26      
Western Meadowlark 1       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 212       6      
Common Grackle 5       3      
Brown-headed Cowbird 8       3      
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch 315       11      
Pine Grosbeak 36       9      
Cassin's Finch 86       21      
House Finch 1,771       138      
Red Crossbill 114       11      
Common Redpoll 67       10      
Pine Siskin 2,429       121      
American Goldfinch 464       39      
Evening Grosbeak 1,071       44      
House Sparrow 2,255       119      
Total 37,147             

A total of 115 species were reported.

See list of localities in Montana with reports.

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