Wolfville Christmas Bird Count -2007

Saturday, December 16
Compilers: Alison Bogan and Jim Wolford

Species Field Count Feeder Count Total
Canada Goose 418 86 504
Black Duck 1064 250 1314
Mallard Duck 640 50 690
Common Eider 50 50
Common Goldeneye 4 4
Bufflehead 1 1
Common Merganser 44 44
Bald Eagle (adult)
(immature)
(Unknown)
116
80
4
14
7
7
130
87
11
Northern Harrier 5 5
Sharp-shinned Hawk 6 3 9
Northern Goshawk 1 1
Red-tailed Hawk 106 6 126
Merlin 3 3
Rough-leg Hawk 7 7
Ring-necked Pheasant 170 98 268
Ruffed Grouse 3 3
Peregrine Falcon 3 3
Sanderling 3 3
Ring-billed Gull 18 7 25
Herring Gull 1562 69 1631
Iceland Gull 2 2
Great Black-backed Gull 484 16 502
Gull (sp) immature 3 3
Rock Pigeon 380 14 394
Mourning Dove 407 504 911
Downey Woodpecker 30 63 93
Hairy Woodpecker 26 39 65
Northern Flicker 18 31 49
Pileated Woodpecker 4 1 5
Horned Lark 245 245
Blue Jay 670 402 1072
American Crow 9148 2209 11357
Black-capped Chickadee 748 438 1186
Boreal Chickadee 3 3
Red-breasted Nuthatch 9 8 17
White-breasted Nuthatch 28 31 59
Winter Wren 1 1
Brown Creeper 4 4
Golden-crowned Kinglet 51 51
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1 1
American Robin 10 10
Bohemian Waxwing 182 25 207
Cedar Waxwing 5 24 29
Northern Shrike 1 1 2
European Starling 8873 621 9494
Pine Warbler 2 2
Yellow-breasted Chat 1 1
American Tree Sparrow 165 25 190
Chipping Sparrow 5 12 17
Savannah Sparrow 21 1 22
Song Sparrow 106 34 140
White-throated Sparrow 57 45 102
White-crowned Sparrow 2 1 3
Clay-colored Sparrow 1 1
Vesper Sparrow 1 1
Dark-eyed Junco 942 73 1015
Lapland Longspur 6 6
Snow Bunting 51 30 81
Northern Cardinal 4 18 22
Eastern Towhee 1 1
Common Grackle 2 2
Reg-winged Blackbird 2 2
Brown-headed Cowbird 2 2
Pine Grosbeak 75 12 87
Purple Finch 20 18 38
Common Redpoll 327 79 406
Hoary Redpoll 1 1
Pine Siskin 33 10 43
American Goldfinch 569 897 1466
Evening Grosbeak 83 95 178
House Sparrow 157 34 191
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Total Birds 28580 6467 35047
Total Species 71

Count-week birds not on the list above:

  • Barred Owl
  • Great-horned Owl
  • Barrows Golden-eye
  • White-winged Scoter

  • Hours on foot = 64.5
  • Hours by Car = 65.5
  • Total Hours = 130
  • Distance on foot = 125.5 km
  • Distance by car = 677.3 km
  • Total Distance = 802.8 km

Field Observers

Alliston, George
Alliston, Margaret
Almack, Kaitlin
Austin-Smith Jr., Peter
Baldwin, Robert
Belbin, John
Bishop, Charlane
Bleakney, Sherman
Boates-Bishop, Fen
Boates, Sherman
Bogan, Alison
Bogan, Larry
Bondrup-nielsen, Soren
Crawford, Peggy
DeCicco, Lucas
Forsyth, George
Forsyth, Harold
Forsythe, Bernard
Gibson-Collins, Jean
Gibson, Glenys
Gibson, Jamie
Gibson, Merritt
Hall,Tim
Hastings, Kim
Hastings,David
Herman, Tom
Johnson, Dave
Kelly, Patrick
MacLean, Angus
MacLean, Stella
McIvor, Laurel
Milton, Randy
Milton, Terri
Mullie, Adele
O’Brien, Mike
Paterson, Ian
Riggs, Stan
Sabean, Barry
Sabean, Sarah
Shutler, David
Smith, Peter
Smith, Tyler
Stern, Richard
Thexton, Bill
Thexton, Brenda
Tufts, Judy
Whitman, Rick
Williams, Sherman
Woolford, Jim,
Yoell, Barry
Feeder Watchers

Jim Amos
Diana Anderson
Helen & Fred Archibald
Peter Austin-Smith Sr.
Diana Bishop
Sue Bissix
Sherman Bleakney
Carol Buckley
Nancy Burbidge
Scott Burbidge
Dick Cain
Ken Cheslock
Lana Churchill
Karen Cloghesy
Neil Cloghesy
Sandi Connelly
Pete Connelly
Ed Connolly
Chris Cox
Graham Daborn
Debbie & Jim Daigle
Pat Davis
Pat Dix
Betty Eaton
Joan Eaton
Paul Elderkin
Wendy Elliott
Mary Ellis
George F. Forsyth
Sandra Forsythe
Hilma Frank
Hedley Fulton
Mary Sue Goulding
Charlotte Harper
Eileen Harris
Lorna Hart
Avril Harwood
John Harwood
Pat Hawes
Gail Herbin
Maxine Hill
Marg Horne
Bob Horne
Winnie Horton
Lana Isenor
Ari Kalkman
Jean Leung
Linda Lusby
Jake MacDonald
Del Macinnes
Mac Macinnes
Ron Margeson
Pat Martell
Eleanor Mason
Rosaleen McDonald
Phil Muntz
Terry Murphy
Edna Mutch
Rona Naismith
Jim Naismith
Gary Ness
Nancy Nickerson
Linda & Terry Pearson
Dorothy Perkin
Pat Pocklington
Mary Pratt
Shirley Prescott
Gordon Robart
Jacquie Roche
Linda Sacouman
Kathie Schaffner
David Silverberg
Peter Smith
Sandy Stevens
Merriam Sullivan
Martin Thomas
Dianne Thorpe
Chris Toplack
Lois Tracy
Dave Tracy
Judy Tufts
Gertrude Waseem
Mohommed Waseem
Alison Webster
Dave Webster
Jacquie White
Jim Wolford
Jean Wood
Irene Moore
Don Wright
Shirley Wright
Elizabeth Yoell
Sheila Young
Earl Young