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2004 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 75       1      
Canada Goose 5,545       67      
Trumpeter Swan 37       4      
Tundra Swan 6       3      
Wood Duck 29       5      
Gadwall 86       6      
American Wigeon 6       2      
Mallard 5,079       61      
Northern Pintail 101       10      
Green-winged Teal 68       10      
Canvasback 9       2      
Redhead 79       9      
Ring-necked Duck 68       7      
Greater Scaup 10       2      
Lesser Scaup 81       7      
Bufflehead 201       12      
Common Goldeneye 369       24      
Barrow's Goldeneye 38       6      
Hooded Merganser 21       6      
Common Merganser 151       20      
Gray Partridge 203       13      
Ring-necked Pheasant 603       52      
Ruffed Grouse 19       10      
Greater Sage-Grouse 4       1      
Spruce Grouse 2       1      
Sharp-tailed Grouse 230       24      
Wild Turkey 181       14      
Pied-billed Grebe 8       6      
Great Blue Heron 65       19      
Bald Eagle 168       67      
Northern Harrier 14       9      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 13       12      
Cooper's Hawk 6       5      
Northern Goshawk 6       6      
Red-tailed Hawk 63       28      
Rough-legged Hawk 70       34      
Golden Eagle 21       19      
American Kestrel 8       7      
Merlin 6       6      
Gyrfalcon 2       2      
Prairie Falcon 5       5      
American Coot 139       6      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
California Gull 2       2      
Rock Pigeon 1,049       50      
Mourning Dove 460       21      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 49       31      
Northern Pygmy-Owl 3       3      
Great Gray Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 28       22      
Lewis's Woodpecker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 208       88      
Hairy Woodpecker 134       63      
American Three-toed Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 276       92      
Pileated Woodpecker 34       24      
Northern Shrike 9       9      
Gray Jay 74       24      
Pinyon Jay 186       5      
Steller's Jay 190       33      
Blue Jay 49       18      
Black-billed Magpie 1,011       99      
Clark's Nutcracker 101       39      
American Crow 606       46      
Common Raven 500       78      
Horned Lark 133       6      
Black-capped Chickadee 1,102       154      
Mountain Chickadee 303       58      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 28       8      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 312       78      
White-breasted Nuthatch 66       34      
Pygmy Nuthatch 137       24      
Brown Creeper 12       11      
Pacific Wren 4       2      
American Dipper 28       19      
Townsend's Solitaire 19       12      
American Robin 373       25      
Varied Thrush 4       4      
European Starling 1,019       41      
Bohemian Waxwing 1,145       7      
Cedar Waxwing 151       6      
Snow Bunting 4       1      
Spotted Towhee 2       1      
American Tree Sparrow 255       28      
Song Sparrow 107       35      
Harris's Sparrow 8       3      
White-crowned Sparrow 20       7      
Dark-eyed Junco 443       65      
Red-winged Blackbird 448       23      
Western Meadowlark 3       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 1       1      
Common Grackle 14       2      
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch 46       1      
Black Rosy-Finch 50       1      
Pine Grosbeak 25       7      
Cassin's Finch 76       15      
House Finch 1,740       113      
Red Crossbill 49       12      
Common Redpoll 2,498       55      
Hoary Redpoll 4       4      
Pine Siskin 242       34      
American Goldfinch 346       37      
Evening Grosbeak 394       7      
House Sparrow 1,973       88      
Total 32,453             

A total of 105 species were reported.

See list of localities in Montana with reports.

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