Seasonal bar chart for IBA Vaseux Lake Area

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Disclaimer:
Data used on this page are considered provisional, have not necessarily been reviewed or edited, and may be subject to significant change. These data have been released for public interest only and do not represent an official list of birds for the IBA.

327 species: JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Greater White-fronted Goose
Snow Goose
Cackling Goose
Canada Goose
Mute Swan
Trumpeter Swan
Tundra Swan
swan sp.
Wood Duck
Gadwall
Eurasian Wigeon
American Wigeon
Eurasian x American Wigeon (hybrid)
Mallard
Blue-winged Teal
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Cinnamon Teal
Northern Shoveler
Green-winged Teal
dabbling duck sp.
Canvasback
Redhead
Ring-necked Duck
Greater Scaup
Lesser Scaup
Greater/Lesser Scaup
Aythya sp.
Harlequin Duck
Surf Scoter
White-winged Scoter
Long-tailed Duck
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Bufflehead
Common Goldeneye
Barrow's Goldeneye
Hooded Merganser
Common Merganser
Red-breasted Merganser
Ruddy Duck (Ruddy)
duck sp.
Chukar
Gray Partridge
Ring-necked Pheasant
Ruffed Grouse
Spruce Grouse
Dusky Grouse
Sooty Grouse
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
California Quail
Red-throated Loon
Pacific Loon
Common Loon
Yellow-billed Loon
loon sp.
Pied-billed Grebe
Horned Grebe
Red-necked Grebe
Eared Grebe
Western Grebe
grebe sp.
American White Pelican
Double-crested Cormorant
American Bittern
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Great Blue Heron
Great Egret
Cattle Egret
Green Heron
Black-crowned Night-Heron
Turkey Vulture
Osprey
Bald Eagle
Northern Harrier
Sharp-shinned Hawk
Cooper's Hawk
Northern Goshawk
Accipiter sp.
Broad-winged Hawk
Swainson's Hawk
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Red-tailed Hawk
Rough-legged Hawk
Buteo sp.
Golden Eagle
American Kestrel
Merlin
Gyrfalcon
Prairie Falcon
falcon sp.
hawk sp.
Virginia Rail
Sora
American Coot (Red-shielded)
Sandhill Crane
Black-bellied Plover
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Semipalmated Plover
Killdeer
Plover sp.
American Avocet
Spotted Sandpiper
Solitary Sandpiper
Greater Yellowlegs
Lesser Yellowlegs
Yellowlegs sp.
Long-billed Curlew
Ruddy Turnstone
Semipalmated Sandpiper
Western Sandpiper
Least Sandpiper
Baird's Sandpiper
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Pectoral Sandpiper
Dunlin
Calidris sp.
Short-billed Dowitcher
Long-billed Dowitcher
Dowitcher sp.
Common Snipe
Wilson's Snipe
Wilson's Phalarope
Red-necked Phalarope
Franklin's Gull
Bonaparte's Gull
Mew Gull
Ring-billed Gull
California Gull
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Herring Gull
Iceland Gull (Thayer's)
Glaucous-winged Gull
Glaucous Gull
Sabine's Gull
gull sp.
Caspian Tern
Black Tern
Common Tern
Forster's Tern
tern sp.
Parasitic Jaeger
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)
Band-tailed Pigeon
Eurasian Collared-Dove
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Mourning Dove
Yellow-billed Cuckoo
owl sp.
Barn Owl
Flammulated Owl
Western Screech-Owl
Great Horned Owl
Snowy Owl
Northern Pygmy-Owl
Barred Owl
Great Gray Owl
Long-eared Owl
Short-eared Owl
Boreal Owl
Northern Saw-whet Owl
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Common Nighthawk
Common Poorwill
Black Swift
Vaux's Swift
White-throated Swift
Black-chinned Hummingbird
Anna's Hummingbird
Calliope Hummingbird
Rufous Hummingbird
hummingbird sp.
Belted Kingfisher
Lewis's Woodpecker
Williamson's Sapsucker
Red-naped Sapsucker
Red-breasted Sapsucker
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
White-headed Woodpecker
American Three-toed Woodpecker
Black-backed Woodpecker
Northern Flicker
Pileated Woodpecker
Olive-sided Flycatcher
Western Wood-Pewee
Alder/Willow Flycatcher (Traill's Flycatcher)
Willow Flycatcher
Least Flycatcher
Hammond's Flycatcher
Gray Flycatcher
Dusky Flycatcher
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Pacific-slope/Cordilleran Flycatcher (Western Flycatcher)
Pacific-slope Flycatcher
Empidonax sp.
Say's Phoebe
Ash-throated Flycatcher
Western Kingbird
Eastern Kingbird
Black-capped Vireo
Cassin's Vireo
Warbling Vireo
Red-eyed Vireo
Gray Jay
Steller's Jay
Blue Jay
Clark's Nutcracker
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Black-billed Magpie
American/Northwestern Crow
Common Raven
Horned Lark
Tree Swallow
Violet-green Swallow
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
Cliff Swallow
Barn Swallow
swallow sp.
Black-capped Chickadee
Mountain Chickadee
Chestnut-backed Chickadee
Boreal Chickadee
Red-breasted Nuthatch
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
White-breasted Nuthatch
Pygmy Nuthatch
Brown Creeper
Rock Wren
Canyon Wren
Bewick's Wren
House Wren
Pacific/Winter Wren
Marsh Wren
American Dipper
Golden-crowned Kinglet
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Western Bluebird
Mountain Bluebird
Townsend's Solitaire
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Veery
Swainson's Thrush
Hermit Thrush
American Robin
Varied Thrush
Gray Catbird
Sage Thrasher
European Starling
American Pipit
Bohemian Waxwing
Cedar Waxwing
Tennessee Warbler
Orange-crowned Warbler
Nashville Warbler
Yellow Warbler
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Chestnut-sided Warbler
Magnolia Warbler
Yellow-rumped Warbler
Townsend's Warbler
Palm Warbler
Blackpoll Warbler
Black-and-white Warbler
American Redstart
Prothonotary Warbler
Northern Waterthrush
MacGillivray's Warbler
Common Yellowthroat
Wilson's Warbler
Yellow-breasted Chat
Western Tanager
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Spotted Towhee
American Tree Sparrow
Chipping Sparrow
Clay-colored Sparrow
Brewer's Sparrow
Vesper Sparrow
Lark Sparrow
Savannah Sparrow
LeConte's Sparrow
Fox Sparrow
Song Sparrow
Lincoln's Sparrow
Swamp Sparrow
White-throated Sparrow
Harris's Sparrow
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
White-crowned Sparrow
Golden-crowned Sparrow
Lapland Longspur
Snow Bunting
Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Black-headed Grosbeak
Lazuli Bunting
Indigo Bunting
Bobolink
Red-winged Blackbird
Western Meadowlark
Yellow-headed Blackbird
Rusty Blackbird
Brewer's Blackbird
Brown-headed Cowbird
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
blackbird sp.
Bullock's Oriole
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch
Pine Grosbeak
Cassin's Finch
House Finch
rosefinch sp.
White-winged Crossbill
Pine Siskin
Lesser Goldfinch
American Goldfinch
Evening Grosbeak
House Sparrow
Northern Pintail
Bank Swallow
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
American Crow
Ruddy Duck
Blue-winged/Cinnamon Teal
Common/Barrow's Goldeneye
Greater/Lesser Yellowlegs
Short-billed/Long-billed Dowitcher
Iceland Gull
warbler sp. (Parulidae sp.)
sparrow sp.
passerine sp.
chickadee sp.
flycatcher sp. (Tyrannidae sp.)
waterfowl sp.
finch sp.
teal sp.
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
owl sp.
swift sp.
Dark-eyed Junco
Common Redpoll
Pacific Wren
peep sp.
Rock Pigeon
Tree/Violet-green Swallow
American Coot
Peregrine Falcon
Northern Shrike
Red Crossbill
 
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Number of surveys
(total: 6,291)

KEY:| = insufficient data | = rare to widespread

Datasets used in this page:

  • British Columbia Breeding Bird Atlas (2008-2012): point count data (1 surveys)
  • British Columbia Nocturnal Owls Survey (14 surveys)
  • CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Vaseux Lake Bird Observatory (992 surveys)
  • EBird Canada (BC) (5,284 surveys)
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