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2002 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
Snow Goose 2       2      
Canada Goose 13,837       62      
Trumpeter Swan 3       1      
Tundra Swan 23       4      
Wood Duck 5       3      
Gadwall 187       10      
American Wigeon 25       4      
Mallard 2,932       50      
Northern Shoveler 3       2      
Northern Pintail 74       10      
Green-winged Teal 59       7      
Canvasback 155       3      
Redhead 235       10      
Ring-necked Duck 17       7      
Lesser Scaup 140       9      
Long-tailed Duck 1       1      
Bufflehead 91       13      
Common Goldeneye 2,055       21      
Barrow's Goldeneye 183       9      
Hooded Merganser 61       7      
Common Merganser 513       21      
Ruddy Duck 8       3      
Gray Partridge 17       2      
Ring-necked Pheasant 198       43      
Ruffed Grouse 20       9      
Sharp-tailed Grouse 3       1      
Wild Turkey 409       9      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Eared Grebe 2       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 80       20      
Turkey Vulture 1       1      
Osprey 1       1      
Bald Eagle 200       78      
Northern Harrier 16       12      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 19       18      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Northern Goshawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 50       27      
Rough-legged Hawk 85       28      
Golden Eagle 42       23      
American Kestrel 16       6      
Merlin 5       5      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Prairie Falcon 7       7      
Virginia Rail 1       1      
American Coot 8       4      
Killdeer 10       5      
Common Snipe 2       2      
Ring-billed Gull 4       3      
Herring Gull 22       1      
Glaucous Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 871       41      
Mourning Dove 663       24      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 19       10      
Barred Owl 5       5      
Short-eared Owl 1       1      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 2       1      
Belted Kingfisher 36       25      
Lewis's Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-naped Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 203       107      
Hairy Woodpecker 120       60      
Northern Flicker 317       127      
Pileated Woodpecker 35       26      
Northern Shrike 7       5      
Gray Jay 57       16      
Pinyon Jay 83       4      
Steller's Jay 186       30      
Blue Jay 52       17      
Black-billed Magpie 1,049       122      
Clark's Nutcracker 58       24      
American Crow 328       35      
Common Raven 740       95      
Horned Lark 23       2      
Black-capped Chickadee 1,178       163      
Mountain Chickadee 342       52      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 69       16      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 278       70      
White-breasted Nuthatch 89       31      
Pygmy Nuthatch 81       23      
Brown Creeper 17       13      
Pacific Wren 5       4      
Marsh Wren 3       3      
American Dipper 30       20      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 11       6      
Townsend's Solitaire 36       24      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 238       42      
Varied Thrush 7       7      
European Starling 1,491       67      
Bohemian Waxwing 955       18      
Cedar Waxwing 754       20      
Orange-crowned Warbler 3       1      
Spotted Towhee 6       6      
American Tree Sparrow 120       16      
Song Sparrow 141       49      
White-throated Sparrow 5       1      
Harris's Sparrow 6       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 12       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 369       70      
Red-winged Blackbird 322       43      
Western Meadowlark 12       6      
Brewer's Blackbird 22       8      
Common Grackle 3       2      
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch 4       1      
Black Rosy-Finch 2       2      
Pine Grosbeak 42       17      
Purple Finch 3       1      
Cassin's Finch 202       21      
House Finch 1,206       112      
Red Crossbill 64       17      
White-winged Crossbill 27       2      
Common Redpoll 1,780       98      
Hoary Redpoll 15       11      
Pine Siskin 1,231       94      
American Goldfinch 445       36      
Evening Grosbeak 307       26      
House Sparrow 1,841       97      
Total 40,469             

A total of 121 species were reported.

See list of localities in Montana with reports.

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