Wolfville Christmas Bird Count -2006

16 December 2006

The list of bush-beaters and feeder watch participants will be listed at a later date.

Species Number Seen
Red-necked Grebe 4
Great Blue Heron 3
Canada Goose 828
Green-winged Teal 35
Black Duck 4696
Mallard 552
N. Pintail 4
Black Scoter 5
White-wing Scoter 16
Com. Goldeneye 17
Com. Merganser 42
Hooded Merganser 2
Bald Eagle – Ad
Bald Eagle – Imm
Bald Eagle – Unk
115
99
6
Northern Harrier 2
Sharp-Sh. Hawk 9
Northern Goshawk 1
Red-tailed HAwk 103
Merlin 2
Rough-leg. Hawk 9
Ring -n Pheasant 301
Ruffed Grouse 24
Peregrine Falcon 2
Ring-Billed Gull 674
Herring Gull 5217
Iceland Gull 16
Glaucous Gull 2
Great B/B Gull 767
Lesser B/B Gull 1
Gull sp. immature 406
Rock Pigeon 287
Mourning Dove 647
Great Horned Owl 1
Barred Owl 2
Belted Kingfisher 3
Downy Woodpecker 84
Hairy Woodpecker 37
Northern Flicker 36
Pileated Woodpecker 10
Eastern Phoebe 1
Horned Lark 54
Gray Jay 2
Blue Jay 993
American Crow 3094
Commom Raven 311
Bl.-Cap Chickadee 1737
Boreal Chickadee 1
Red-br. Nuthatch 15
White-br. Nuthatch 43
Brown Creeper 8
Golden-Cr. Kinglet 105
Ruby-Cr. Kinglet 3
Amer. Robin 12
Cedar Waxwing 16
Northern Shrike 1
Euro. Starling 11788
Pine Warbler 1
Common Yellowthroat 2
Yellow-breasted Chat 1
Amer. Tree Sparrow 63
Chipping Sparrow 1
Savannah Sparrow 5
Song sparrow 208
Swamp Sparrow 4
White-thr. Sparrow 80
White crowned sparrow 1
Dark-eyed Junco 643
Snow Bunting 1
Northern Cardinal 5
Dickcissel 1
Red-winged Blackbird 5
Brown-headed Cowbird 17
Baltimore Oriole 2
Pine Grosbeak 2
Purple Finch 4
House Finch 1
Pine Siskin 9
American Goldfinch 1548
Evening Grosbeak 12
House Sparrow 237

Weather:
Foggy in AM, then Cloudy
Temperature +6 to +8 C
Wind: 20 kph gusting to 35 kph in the afternoon

  • Species Count Day = 78
  • Count Week + 4 species (Carolina Wren, Northern Mockingbird, Ring-necked Duck, Blue-winged Teal)
  • Total Individual Birds = ~36100

Count Co-ordinator, Alison Bogan

Hrs on foot 97
Hrs by car 69
Total Hours 166
Hrs Feeder Watch 119
Km on foot 182
Km by car 790
Total kms 972