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2006 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 20       1      
Canada Goose 5,499       52      
Trumpeter Swan 5       2      
Wood Duck 14       2      
Gadwall 77       10      
American Wigeon 5       2      
Mallard 3,767       53      
Northern Shoveler 1       1      
Northern Pintail 91       6      
Green-winged Teal 117       6      
Canvasback 5       3      
Redhead 30       6      
Ring-necked Duck 107       9      
Lesser Scaup 11       3      
Surf Scoter 1       1      
Long-tailed Duck 1       1      
Bufflehead 139       10      
Common Goldeneye 1,512       28      
Barrow's Goldeneye 58       7      
Hooded Merganser 19       8      
Common Merganser 903       13      
Red-breasted Merganser 3       3      
Gray Partridge 55       7      
Ring-necked Pheasant 263       41      
Ruffed Grouse 2       2      
Spruce Grouse 3       1      
Sharp-tailed Grouse 10       3      
Wild Turkey 95       12      
Pied-billed Grebe 10       7      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Western Grebe 2       2      
Great Blue Heron 20       10      
Bald Eagle 194       80      
Northern Harrier 5       5      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 21       19      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Northern Goshawk 5       5      
Red-tailed Hawk 61       32      
Rough-legged Hawk 99       40      
Golden Eagle 45       25      
American Kestrel 16       14      
Merlin 5       4      
Gyrfalcon 1       1      
Prairie Falcon 9       6      
American Coot 746       8      
Sandhill Crane 2       1      
Killdeer 9       5      
Wilson's Snipe 3       3      
Ring-billed Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 2,027       66      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 11       6      
Mourning Dove 411       30      
Great Horned Owl 17       13      
Snowy Owl 26       4      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 3       3      
Belted Kingfisher 7       7      
Downy Woodpecker 234       137      
Hairy Woodpecker 161       95      
American Three-toed Woodpecker 1       1      
Black-backed Woodpecker 4       2      
Northern Flicker 342       153      
Pileated Woodpecker 22       18      
Northern Shrike 6       6      
Gray Jay 36       15      
Pinyon Jay 58       3      
Steller's Jay 95       31      
Blue Jay 58       22      
Black-billed Magpie 895       147      
Clark's Nutcracker 62       33      
American Crow 481       52      
Common Raven 646       94      
Horned Lark 87       5      
Black-capped Chickadee 979       194      
Mountain Chickadee 409       99      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 7       5      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 216       94      
White-breasted Nuthatch 68       45      
Pygmy Nuthatch 75       21      
Brown Creeper 15       14      
American Dipper 16       11      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 7       2      
Mountain Bluebird 1       1      
Townsend's Solitaire 51       38      
American Robin 1,314       88      
European Starling 3,230       77      
Bohemian Waxwing 7,757       42      
Cedar Waxwing 283       23      
Lapland Longspur 31       1      
American Tree Sparrow 92       19      
Song Sparrow 80       38      
Harris's Sparrow 7       7      
White-crowned Sparrow 7       6      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 2       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 506       84      
Northern Cardinal 1       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 484       37      
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch 225       6      
Pine Grosbeak 99       7      
Cassin's Finch 22       6      
House Finch 1,864       145      
Red Crossbill 26       8      
Common Redpoll 10       5      
Pine Siskin 104       16      
American Goldfinch 302       44      
Evening Grosbeak 121       11      
House Sparrow 1,886       121      
Total 40,058             

A total of 106 species were reported.

See list of localities in Montana with reports.

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