Seasonal bar chart for IBA Sable Island, Nova Scotia

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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.

245 species: JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Brant
Canada Goose
Wood Duck
Gadwall
American Wigeon
American Black Duck
Mallard
Blue-winged Teal
Green-winged Teal
Ring-necked Duck
Tufted Duck
Greater Scaup
Lesser Scaup
Common Eider
Surf Scoter
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
White-winged Scoter
Black Scoter
Long-tailed Duck
Bufflehead
Hooded Merganser
Common Merganser
Red-breasted Merganser
Ring-necked Pheasant
Common Loon
Northern Fulmar
Cory's Shearwater
Great Shearwater
Sooty Shearwater
Manx Shearwater
Wilson's Storm-Petrel
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Brown Booby
Northern Gannet
Double-crested Cormorant
American Bittern
Great Blue Heron
Snowy Egret
Green Heron
Black-crowned Night-Heron
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron
Glossy Ibis
Osprey
Northern Harrier
Sharp-shinned Hawk
Rough-legged Hawk
American Kestrel
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Merlin
Purple Gallinule
Black-bellied Plover
American Golden-Plover
Wilson's Plover
Semipalmated Plover
Piping Plover
Killdeer
Spotted Sandpiper
Solitary Sandpiper
Willet
Greater Yellowlegs
Lesser Yellowlegs
Upland Sandpiper
Whimbrel
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Hudsonian Godwit
Ruddy Turnstone
Red Knot
Sanderling
Semipalmated Sandpiper
Least Sandpiper
White-rumped Sandpiper
Baird's Sandpiper
Pectoral Sandpiper
Purple Sandpiper
Dunlin
Stilt Sandpiper
Short-billed Dowitcher
Wilson's Snipe
American Woodcock
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Red-necked Phalarope
Red Phalarope
Laughing Gull
Franklin's Gull
Bonaparte's Gull
Ring-billed Gull
Herring Gull
Lesser Black-backed Gull
Glaucous Gull
Great Black-backed Gull
Black-legged Kittiwake
Ivory Gull
Black Tern
Roseate Tern
Common Tern
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Arctic Tern
Black Skimmer
Great Skua
Pomarine Jaeger
Parasitic Jaeger
Long-tailed Jaeger
Dovekie
Common Murre
Thick-billed Murre
Atlantic Puffin
alcid sp.
Mourning Dove
Yellow-billed Cuckoo
Black-billed Cuckoo
Snowy Owl
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Short-eared Owl
Northern Saw-whet Owl
Common Nighthawk
Chimney Swift
Ruby-throated Hummingbird
Belted Kingfisher
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
Northern Flicker
Olive-sided Flycatcher
Eastern Wood-Pewee
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher
Alder/Willow Flycatcher (Traill's Flycatcher)
Alder Flycatcher
Willow Flycatcher
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Least Flycatcher
Empidonax sp.
Eastern Phoebe
Great Crested Flycatcher
Western Kingbird
Eastern Kingbird
Fork-tailed Flycatcher
Blue-headed Vireo
Warbling Vireo
Philadelphia Vireo
Red-eyed Vireo
Common Raven
Horned Lark
Purple Martin
Tree Swallow
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
Cliff Swallow
Cave Swallow
Barn Swallow
Red-breasted Nuthatch
Golden-crowned Kinglet
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Veery
Gray-cheeked/Bicknell's Thrush
Swainson's Thrush
Hermit Thrush
Wood Thrush
American Robin
Gray Catbird
Northern Mockingbird
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Brown Thrasher
European Starling
American Pipit
Bohemian Waxwing
Cedar Waxwing
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
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Black-throated Green Warbler
Townsend's Warbler
Blackburnian Warbler
Pine Warbler
Prairie Warbler
Palm Warbler
Bay-breasted Warbler
Blackpoll Warbler
Cerulean Warbler
Black-and-white Warbler
American Redstart
Prothonotary Warbler
Worm-eating Warbler
Ovenbird
Northern Waterthrush
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Louisiana Waterthrush
Kentucky Warbler
Mourning Warbler
Common Yellowthroat
Hooded Warbler
Wilson's Warbler
Canada Warbler
Yellow-breasted Chat
Summer Tanager
Scarlet Tanager
Eastern Towhee
American Tree Sparrow
Chipping Sparrow
Field Sparrow
Vesper Sparrow
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Lark Sparrow
Savannah Sparrow
Nelson's/Saltmarsh Sparrow (Sharp-tailed Sparrow)
Fox Sparrow
Song Sparrow
Lincoln's Sparrow
Swamp Sparrow
White-throated Sparrow
White-crowned Sparrow
Lapland Longspur
Snow Bunting
Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Blue Grosbeak
Indigo Bunting
Dickcissel
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Bobolink
Red-winged Blackbird
Yellow-headed Blackbird
Rusty Blackbird
Common Grackle
Brown-headed Cowbird
Orchard Oriole
Baltimore Oriole
Pine Grosbeak
Purple Finch
Pine Siskin
American Goldfinch
Evening Grosbeak
House Sparrow
Northern Pintail
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Bank Swallow
American Crow
Barolo Shearwater
Greater/Lesser Yellowlegs
Iceland Gull
Common/Arctic Tern
Winter Wren
Catharus sp.
Bohemian/Cedar Waxwing
sparrow sp.
Common Gallinule
shearwater sp.
jaeger sp.
Dark-eyed Junco
Common Redpoll
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
peep sp.
Red-necked/Red Phalarope
Rock Pigeon
Leach's Storm-Petrel
Peregrine Falcon
 
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Number of surveys
(total: 645)

KEY:| = insufficient data | = rare to widespread

Datasets used in this page:

  • EBird Canada (Atlantic) (411 surveys)
  • Project Nestwatch (234 surveys)
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