Seasonal bar chart for IBA Brier Island and Offshore Waters

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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.

354 species: JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Snow Goose
Brant
Canada Goose
Mute Swan
Tundra Swan
Wood Duck
Gadwall
American Wigeon
American Black Duck
Mallard
Blue-winged Teal
Northern Shoveler
Green-winged Teal
Redhead
Ring-necked Duck
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Greater Scaup
Lesser Scaup
King Eider
Common Eider
Harlequin Duck
Surf Scoter
White-winged Scoter
Black Scoter
scoter sp.
Long-tailed Duck
Bufflehead
Common Goldeneye
Barrow's Goldeneye
Hooded Merganser
Common Merganser
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Red-breasted Merganser
duck sp.
Ring-necked Pheasant
Ruffed Grouse
Spruce Grouse
Red-throated Loon
Common Loon
Pied-billed Grebe
Horned Grebe
Red-necked Grebe
Northern Fulmar
Cory's Shearwater
Great Shearwater
Sooty Shearwater
Manx Shearwater
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Wilson's Storm-Petrel
White-tailed Tropicbird
Northern Gannet
Brown Pelican
Double-crested Cormorant
Great Cormorant
Magnificent Frigatebird
American Bittern
Least Bittern
Great Blue Heron
Great Egret
Snowy Egret
Little Blue Heron
Tricolored Heron
Cattle Egret
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Green Heron
Black-crowned Night-Heron
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron
White Ibis
Glossy Ibis
Black Vulture
Turkey Vulture
Osprey
Mississippi Kite
Bald Eagle
Northern Harrier
Sharp-shinned Hawk
Cooper's Hawk
Northern Goshawk
Accipiter sp.
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Red-shouldered Hawk
Broad-winged Hawk
Swainson's Hawk
Zone-tailed Hawk
Red-tailed Hawk
Rough-legged Hawk
Buteo sp.
Golden Eagle
American Kestrel
Merlin
Gyrfalcon
falcon sp.
large falcon sp.
Clapper Rail
Virginia Rail
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Sandhill Crane
Black-bellied Plover
European Golden-Plover
American Golden-Plover
Wilson's Plover
Semipalmated Plover
Piping Plover
Killdeer
American Avocet
Spotted Sandpiper
Solitary Sandpiper
Willet
Greater Yellowlegs
Lesser Yellowlegs
Upland Sandpiper
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Whimbrel
Hudsonian Godwit
Ruddy Turnstone
Red Knot
Sanderling
Semipalmated Sandpiper
Least Sandpiper
White-rumped Sandpiper
Baird's Sandpiper
Pectoral Sandpiper
Purple Sandpiper
Dunlin
Stilt Sandpiper
Buff-breasted Sandpiper
Short-billed Dowitcher
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Long-billed Dowitcher
Wilson's Snipe
American Woodcock
Wilson's Phalarope
Red-necked Phalarope
Red Phalarope
Phalarope sp.
Laughing Gull
Black-headed Gull
Bonaparte's Gull
Ring-billed Gull
Herring Gull
Iceland Gull (Iceland)
Lesser Black-backed Gull
Glaucous Gull
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Great Black-backed Gull
Sabine's Gull
Black-legged Kittiwake
gull sp.
Caspian Tern
Black Tern
Common Tern
Arctic Tern
Royal Tern
Black Skimmer
Great Skua
South Polar Skua
Pomarine Jaeger
Parasitic Jaeger
Long-tailed Jaeger
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Dovekie
Common Murre
Thick-billed Murre
Razorbill
Black Guillemot
Atlantic Puffin
alcid sp.
Large alcid sp.
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)
Mourning Dove
Yellow-billed Cuckoo
Black-billed Cuckoo
Great Horned Owl
Snowy Owl
Northern Hawk Owl
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Barred Owl
Long-eared Owl
Short-eared Owl
Northern Saw-whet Owl
Common Nighthawk
Chuck-will's-widow
Eastern Whip-poor-will
Chimney Swift
Ruby-throated Hummingbird
Belted Kingfisher
Red-headed Woodpecker
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
American Three-toed Woodpecker
Black-backed Woodpecker
Northern Flicker
Pileated Woodpecker
Olive-sided Flycatcher
Eastern Wood-Pewee
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher
Alder/Willow Flycatcher (Traill's Flycatcher)
Alder Flycatcher
Least Flycatcher
Empidonax sp.
Eastern Phoebe
Say's Phoebe
Great Crested Flycatcher
Western Kingbird
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Eastern Kingbird
Loggerhead Shrike
White-eyed Vireo
Blue-headed Vireo
Warbling Vireo
Philadelphia Vireo
Red-eyed Vireo
Gray Jay
Blue Jay
American/Northwestern Crow
Common Raven
Horned Lark
Purple Martin
Tree Swallow
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Cliff Swallow
Barn Swallow
swallow sp.
Black-capped Chickadee
Boreal Chickadee
Red-breasted Nuthatch
White-breasted Nuthatch
Brown Creeper
House Wren
Marsh Wren
Golden-crowned Kinglet
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
Eastern Bluebird
Mountain Bluebird
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Veery
Gray-cheeked Thrush
Swainson's Thrush
Hermit Thrush
Wood Thrush
American Robin
Gray Catbird
Northern Mockingbird
Brown Thrasher
European Starling
American Pipit
Bohemian Waxwing
Cedar Waxwing
Blue-winged Warbler
Golden-winged Warbler
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Tennessee Warbler
Orange-crowned Warbler
Nashville Warbler
Northern Parula
Yellow Warbler
Chestnut-sided Warbler
Magnolia Warbler
Cape May Warbler
Black-throated Blue Warbler
Yellow-rumped Warbler
Black-throated Green Warbler
Blackburnian Warbler
Yellow-throated Warbler
Pine Warbler
Prairie Warbler
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Palm Warbler
Bay-breasted Warbler
Blackpoll Warbler
Cerulean Warbler
Black-and-white Warbler
American Redstart
Prothonotary Warbler
Ovenbird
Northern Waterthrush
Kentucky Warbler
Connecticut Warbler
Mourning Warbler
Common Yellowthroat
Hooded Warbler
Wilson's Warbler
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Canada Warbler
Yellow-breasted Chat
Summer Tanager
Scarlet Tanager
Eastern Towhee
American Tree Sparrow
Chipping Sparrow
Clay-colored Sparrow
Field Sparrow
Vesper Sparrow
Lark Sparrow
Lark Bunting
Savannah Sparrow
Nelson's Sparrow
Fox Sparrow
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Song Sparrow
Lincoln's Sparrow
Swamp Sparrow
White-throated Sparrow
White-crowned Sparrow
Lapland Longspur
Snow Bunting
Northern Cardinal
Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Blue Grosbeak
Indigo Bunting
Dickcissel
Bobolink
Red-winged Blackbird
Eastern Meadowlark
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Yellow-headed Blackbird
Rusty Blackbird
Common Grackle
Brown-headed Cowbird
blackbird sp.
Orchard Oriole
Baltimore Oriole
Pine Grosbeak
Purple Finch
Cassin's Finch
House Finch
White-winged Crossbill
Common/Lesser Redpoll
Hoary Redpoll
Pine Siskin
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
American Goldfinch
Evening Grosbeak
House Sparrow
Northern Pintail
White-winged Dove
Bank Swallow
American Crow
Mallard x American Black Duck (hybrid)
storm-petrel sp.
Greater/Lesser Yellowlegs
Iceland Gull
Common/Arctic Tern
Rufous/Allen's Hummingbird
Downy/Hairy Woodpecker
Winter Wren
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
kinglet sp.
Catharus sp.
warbler sp. (Parulidae sp.)
sparrow sp.
passerine sp.
Common Gallinule
Shorebird sp.
Sterna sp.
merganser sp.
shearwater sp.
jaeger sp.
owl sp.
Dark-eyed Junco
Common Redpoll
peep sp.
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Red-necked/Red Phalarope
skua sp.
Rock Pigeon
Leach's Storm-Petrel
cormorant sp.
American Coot
Peregrine Falcon
Northern Shrike
Red Crossbill
 
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Number of surveys
(total: 2,606)

KEY:| = insufficient data | = rare to widespread

Datasets used in this page:

  • EBird Canada (Atlantic) (2,466 surveys)
  • Great Backyard Bird Count (1 surveys)
  • Maritimes Breeding Bird Atlas (2006-2010): rare species and colonial data (46 surveys)
  • Project Nestwatch (51 surveys)
  • Project FeederWatch (Canada) (13 surveys)
  • Atlantic Canada Shorebird Survey (29 surveys)
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