Seasonal bar chart for IBA Eastern Lake St. Clair

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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.

383 species: JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Fulvous Whistling-Duck
Greater White-fronted Goose
Snow Goose
Ross's Goose
Cackling Goose
Canada Goose
goose sp.
Cackling/Canada Goose
Mute Swan
Trumpeter Swan
Tundra Swan
swan sp.
Wood Duck
Gadwall
Eurasian Wigeon
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
American Wigeon
American Black Duck
Mallard
Mallard (Northern)
Mallard (Domestic type)
Mallard x Northern Pintail (hybrid)
Blue-winged Teal
Northern Shoveler
Green-winged Teal
dabbling duck sp.
Canvasback
Redhead
Ring-necked Duck
Greater Scaup
Lesser Scaup
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Greater/Lesser Scaup
Aythya sp.
King Eider
White-winged Scoter
Common/Black Scoter
Black Scoter
Long-tailed Duck
Bufflehead
Common Goldeneye
Hooded Merganser
Common Merganser
Red-breasted Merganser
Ruddy Duck (Ruddy)
duck sp.
Ring-necked Pheasant
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Ruffed Grouse
Wild Turkey
Northern Bobwhite
Common Loon
Pied-billed Grebe
Horned Grebe
Red-necked Grebe
grebe sp.
American White Pelican
Double-crested Cormorant
Magnificent Frigatebird
American Bittern
Least Bittern
Great Blue Heron
Great Egret
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Snowy Egret
Little Blue Heron
Tricolored Heron
Cattle Egret
Green Heron
Black-crowned Night-Heron
heron sp.
Glossy Ibis
White-faced Ibis
Glossy/White-faced Ibis
Turkey Vulture
Osprey
Mississippi Kite
Bald Eagle
Northern Harrier
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Sharp-shinned Hawk
Cooper's Hawk
Northern Goshawk
Accipiter sp.
Red-shouldered Hawk
Broad-winged Hawk
Swainson's Hawk
Red-tailed Hawk
Ferruginous Hawk
Rough-legged Hawk
Buteo sp.
Golden Eagle
American Kestrel
Merlin
Gyrfalcon
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Peregrine Falcon
falcon sp.
large falcon sp.
small falcon sp.
hawk sp.
King Rail
Virginia Rail
Sora
Purple Gallinule
Eurasian Moorhen/Common Gallinule
American Coot (Red-shielded)
Sandhill Crane
Black-bellied Plover
American Golden-Plover
Semipalmated Plover
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Killdeer
Plover sp.
Black-necked Stilt
American Avocet
Spotted Sandpiper
Solitary Sandpiper
Willet
Greater Yellowlegs
Lesser Yellowlegs
Upland Sandpiper
Whimbrel
Hudsonian Godwit
Marbled Godwit
Ruddy Turnstone
Red Knot
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Sanderling
Semipalmated Sandpiper
Least Sandpiper
White-rumped Sandpiper
Baird's Sandpiper
Pectoral Sandpiper
Purple Sandpiper
Dunlin
Curlew Sandpiper
Stilt Sandpiper
Buff-breasted Sandpiper
Ruff
Short-billed Dowitcher
Long-billed Dowitcher
Common Snipe
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Wilson's Snipe
American Woodcock
Wilson's Phalarope
Red-necked Phalarope
Red Phalarope
Little Gull
Bonaparte's Gull
Ring-billed Gull
Herring Gull
Iceland Gull (Thayer's)
Iceland Gull (Iceland)
Lesser Black-backed Gull
Glaucous Gull
Great Black-backed Gull
gull sp.
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Caspian Tern
Black Tern
Common Tern
Forster's Tern
tern sp.
Pomarine Jaeger
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)
White-winged or Pacific Dove
Mourning Dove
Yellow-billed Cuckoo
Black-billed Cuckoo
Barn Owl
Eastern Screech-Owl
Great Horned Owl
Snowy Owl
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Burrowing Owl
Long-eared Owl
Short-eared Owl
Northern Saw-whet Owl
Common Nighthawk
Eastern Whip-poor-will
Chimney Swift
Ruby-throated Hummingbird
Belted Kingfisher
Red-headed Woodpecker
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
Northern Flicker
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Pileated Woodpecker
woodpecker sp.
Olive-sided Flycatcher
Eastern Wood-Pewee
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher
Alder/Willow Flycatcher (Traill's Flycatcher)
Alder Flycatcher
Willow Flycatcher
Least Flycatcher
Empidonax sp.
Eastern Phoebe
Say's Phoebe
Vermilion Flycatcher
Great Crested Flycatcher
Eastern Kingbird
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher
White-eyed Vireo
Yellow-throated Vireo
solitary vireo sp.
Blue-headed Vireo
Warbling Vireo
Philadelphia Vireo
Red-eyed Vireo
Blue Jay
American/Northwestern Crow
Horned Lark
Purple Martin
Tree Swallow
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
Cliff Swallow
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Barn Swallow
swallow sp.
Black-capped Chickadee
Tufted Titmouse
Red-breasted Nuthatch
White-breasted Nuthatch
Brown Creeper
Carolina Wren
House Wren
Pacific/Winter Wren
Sedge Wren
Marsh Wren
Golden-crowned Kinglet
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Eastern Bluebird
Veery
Gray-cheeked Thrush
Swainson's Thrush
Hermit Thrush
Wood Thrush
American Robin
Gray Catbird
Northern Mockingbird
Brown Thrasher
European Starling
American Pipit
Cedar Waxwing
Blue-winged Warbler
Golden-winged Warbler
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Golden-winged/Blue-winged Warbler
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
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Kirtland's Warbler
Palm Warbler
Bay-breasted Warbler
Blackpoll Warbler
Cerulean Warbler
Black-and-white Warbler
American Redstart
Prothonotary Warbler
Swainson's Warbler
Ovenbird
Northern Waterthrush
Louisiana Waterthrush
Kentucky Warbler
Mourning Warbler
Common Yellowthroat
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Hooded Warbler
Wilson's Warbler
Canada Warbler
Yellow-breasted Chat
Summer Tanager
Scarlet Tanager
Green-tailed Towhee
Eastern Towhee
American Tree Sparrow
Chipping Sparrow
Clay-colored Sparrow
Field Sparrow
Vesper Sparrow
Lark Sparrow
Savannah Sparrow
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Grasshopper Sparrow
Henslow's Sparrow
Nelson's Sparrow
Fox Sparrow
Song Sparrow
Lincoln's Sparrow
Swamp Sparrow
White-throated Sparrow
White-crowned Sparrow
Lapland Longspur
Snow Bunting
Northern Cardinal
Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Indigo Bunting
Dickcissel
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Bobolink
Red-winged Blackbird
Eastern Meadowlark
Yellow-headed Blackbird
Rusty Blackbird
Brewer's Blackbird
Common Grackle
Brown-headed Cowbird
blackbird sp.
Orchard Oriole
Baltimore Oriole
Purple Finch
House Finch
White-winged Crossbill
Common/Lesser Redpoll
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Pine Siskin
American Goldfinch
Evening Grosbeak
House Sparrow
Northern Pintail
White-winged Dove
Bank Swallow
American Crow
Ruddy Duck
Greater White-fronted x Canada Goose (hybrid)
Snow x Ross's Goose (hybrid)
Snow/Ross's Goose
Trumpeter/Tundra Swan
Mallard x American Black Duck (hybrid)
Black-bellied Plover/golden-plover sp.
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Greater/Lesser Yellowlegs
Short-billed/Long-billed Dowitcher
Herring x Lesser Black-backed Gull (hybrid)
Iceland Gull
Downy/Hairy Woodpecker
Winter Wren
kinglet sp.
Catharus sp.
warbler sp. (Parulidae sp.)
American Tree Sparrow/Spizella sp.
sparrow sp.
grackle sp.
House/Purple Finch
passerine sp.
vireo sp.
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
flycatcher sp. (Tyrannidae sp.)
Snow x Canada Goose (hybrid)
Common/Red-breasted Merganser
rail/crake sp.
Common Gallinule
Shorebird sp.
Muscovy Duck x Mallard (hybrid)
Mallard/American Black Duck
waterfowl sp.
eagle sp.
Larus sp.
thrush sp.
teal sp.
Sterna sp.
merganser sp.
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Sharp-shinned/Cooper's Hawk
gallinule/moorhen/coot sp.
Yellow-billed/Black-billed Cuckoo
owl sp.
Dark-eyed Junco
Common Redpoll
Domestic goose sp. (Domestic type)
peep sp.
Rock Pigeon
Dark-eyed Junco (Slate-colored)
American Coot
Peregrine Falcon
Aztec/King Rail
Northern Shrike
American Toad
Bufo americanus
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Gray Treefrog
Hyla versicolor
Chorus Frogs
Pseudacris sp.
Spring Peeper
Pseudacris crucifer
American Bullfrog
Rana catesbeiana
Northern Green (Green) Frog
Rana clamitans melanota
Pickerel Frog
Rana palustris
Northern Leopard Frog
Rana pipiens
Wood Frog
Rana sylvatica
 
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Number of surveys
(total: 7,200)

KEY:| = insufficient data | = rare to widespread

Datasets used in this page:

  • Christmas Bird Counts (36 surveys)
  • EBird Canada (Ontario) (3,652 surveys)
  • Great Backyard Bird Count (35 surveys)
  • Marsh Monitoring Program - Bird Surveys (945 surveys)
  • Marsh Monitoring Program - Amphibian Surveys (162 surveys)
  • Project Nestwatch (1,781 surveys)
  • Ontario Breeding Bird Atlas (2001-2005): point count data (223 surveys)
  • Ontario Breeding Bird Atlas (2001-2005): rare species and colonial data (217 surveys)
  • Project FeederWatch (Canada) (132 surveys)
  • Ontario Shorebird Survey (21 surveys)
  • SwiftWatch (1 surveys)
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