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2010 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 20,952       138      
Trumpeter Swan 45       6      
Wood Duck 88       4      
Gadwall 42       7      
American Wigeon 38       7      
Mallard 11,912       97      
Northern Shoveler 4       1      
Northern Pintail 93       7      
Green-winged Teal 34       5      
Canvasback 1       1      
Redhead 36       8      
Ring-necked Duck 41       6      
Greater Scaup 5       2      
Lesser Scaup 111       5      
Long-tailed Duck 1       1      
Bufflehead 326       24      
Common Goldeneye 1,531       49      
Barrow's Goldeneye 123       16      
Hooded Merganser 61       17      
Common Merganser 275       33      
California Quail 499       14      
Chukar 4       2      
Gray Partridge 171       17      
Ring-necked Pheasant 296       71      
Ruffed Grouse 14       9      
Greater Sage-Grouse 28       1      
Dusky Grouse 2       1      
Sharp-tailed Grouse 238       23      
Wild Turkey 831       26      
Pied-billed Grebe 4       4      
Great Blue Heron 64       24      
Bald Eagle 291       119      
Northern Harrier 31       16      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 20       20      
Cooper's Hawk 8       6      
Northern Goshawk 5       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 127       56      
Rough-legged Hawk 341       71      
Golden Eagle 59       32      
American Kestrel 29       12      
Merlin 17       12      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Prairie Falcon 8       7      
Virginia Rail 3       2      
American Coot 1,257       14      
Killdeer 6       2      
Wilson's Snipe 4       2      
Herring Gull 3       2      
Rock Pigeon 4,128       106      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 498       70      
Mourning Dove 693       28      
Western Screech-Owl 2       2      
Great Horned Owl 65       37      
Snowy Owl 1       1      
Northern Pygmy-Owl 3       3      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Great Gray Owl 2       1      
Long-eared Owl 3       1      
Short-eared Owl 2       2      
Boreal Owl 2       2      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 5       5      
Belted Kingfisher 33       27      
Downy Woodpecker 319       170      
Hairy Woodpecker 176       108      
American Three-toed Woodpecker 3       2      
Black-backed Woodpecker 2       1      
Northern Flicker 533       219      
Pileated Woodpecker 46       35      
Northern Shrike 13       12      
Gray Jay 90       38      
Pinyon Jay 160       9      
Steller's Jay 167       49      
Blue Jay 52       18      
Black-billed Magpie 1,245       231      
Clark's Nutcracker 156       54      
American Crow 1,181       86      
Common Raven 953       166      
Horned Lark 1,769       27      
Black-capped Chickadee 1,429       291      
Mountain Chickadee 574       134      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 86       16      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 423       154      
White-breasted Nuthatch 104       58      
Pygmy Nuthatch 175       28      
Brown Creeper 43       21      
Canyon Wren 1       1      
Pacific Wren 1       1      
Marsh Wren 4       2      
American Dipper 35       23      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 12       4      
Townsend's Solitaire 52       32      
American Robin 136       31      
Varied Thrush 2       2      
European Starling 1,811       87      
Bohemian Waxwing 1,137       23      
Cedar Waxwing 268       11      
Lapland Longspur 43       2      
Snow Bunting 106       7      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1       1      
Spotted Towhee 2       1      
American Tree Sparrow 219       35      
Song Sparrow 106       37      
Harris's Sparrow 5       4      
White-crowned Sparrow 5       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 495       78      
Red-winged Blackbird 574       39      
Western Meadowlark 3       3      
Brewer's Blackbird 55       4      
Common Grackle 2       2      
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch 1,561       14      
Pine Grosbeak 88       15      
Purple Finch 2       1      
Cassin's Finch 113       21      
House Finch 2,058       197      
Red Crossbill 17       6      
White-winged Crossbill 4       1      
Common Redpoll 158       16      
Pine Siskin 469       61      
American Goldfinch 826       67      
Evening Grosbeak 263       22      
House Sparrow 4,126       172      
Total 69,977             

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.