Springing to Life at the BLESS Platform, 2005-2010

SPECIES

2005

2006

2006

2007

2007

2008

2008

2009

2009

2010

2010

Grand

A.16

A.15

A.22

A.14

A.21

A.19

A.27

A.25

A.26

A.17

A.24

Totals

Common Loon

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

1

0

0

0

2

Red-necked Grebe

0

0

0

0

0

0

35

3

2

4

2

46

Horned Grebe

0

2

0

0

0

0

7

1

0

0

0

10

Eared Grebe

0

0

0

0

0

0

3

0

0

0

0

3

American White Pelican

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

7

0

0

7

Great Blue Heron

1

1

0

2

0

0

0

0

1

1

1

7

Trumpeter Swan

0

4

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

4

Tundra Swan

460

70

4

91

17

0

82

53

15

211

156

1,159

Canada Goose

22

35

14

1840

14

32

174

48

43

41

28

2,291

Gr. White-fronted Goose

0

0

0

0

0

2

24

0

0

7

0

33

Mallard Duck

15

60

18

18

42

38

22

24

41

75

22

375

Northern Pintail

0

3

0

42

34

270

35

282

170

2

2

840

Gadwall

0

4

10

2

0

4

10

6

4

1

11

52

American Wigeon

6

25

34

1

2

300

280

109

387

50

33

1,227

Eurasion Wigeon

0

0

0

0

0

3

1

0

0

0

0

4

Northern Shoveler

2

7

16

3

1

14

70

67

170

40

8

398

Blue-winged Teal

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

2

5

0

4

11

Green-winged Teal

6

1

6

0

4

20

8

17

96

10

15

183

Canvasback

8

35

15

16

50

24

18

58

35

20

6

285

Redhead

40

4

21

2

1

2

20

16

12

12

27

157

Ring-necked Duck

14

4

20

4

0

2

14

13

0

14

24

109

Lesser Scaup

600

25

90

25

160

50

90

80

35

10

40

1,205

Greater Scaup

0

1

55

0

50

0

5

6

4

0

4

125

Common Goldeneye

500

55

18

36

17

60

130

11

32

50

23

932

Bufflehead

5

1

8

2

10

8

76

12

13

2

6

143

Common Merganser

0

0

1

4

8

8

6

0

0

0

0

27

Red-breasted Merganser

0

0

0

0

4

0

0

0

0

0

0

4

Ruddy Duck

1

0

0

0

0

0

29

0

2

0

10

42

Northern Harrier

0

0

3

4

6

8

5

3

2

2

2

35

Coopers Hawk

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

1

0

0

0

2

Sharp-shinned Hawk

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

1

Red-tailed Hawk

0

2

1

1

3

3

7

3

1

1

3

25

Rough-legged Hawk

0

0

2

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

2

Golden Eagle

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

1

Bald Eagle

0

0

0

1

2

3

3

1

1

0

1

12

Osprey

0

0

0

0

2

0

2

2

2

1

2

11

Merlin

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

1

2

Gyrfalcon (?)

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

1

Peregrine Falcon

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

1

American Coot

9

6

46

20

22

46

330

20

22

120

34

675

Killdeer

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

2

0

3

American Avocet

0

0

0

0

0

0

3

0

0

2

0

5

Greater Yellowlegs

0

0

0

0

0

0

23

1

1

0

0

25

Wilson's Snipe

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

1

Bonapart's Gull

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

10

10

Franklin's Gull

7

3

34

1

30

16

5

6

3

4

14

123

Ring-billed Gull

15

50

200

50

1200

600

100

48

10

4

6

2,283

California Gull

45

0

5

0

50

4

110

0

0

0

0

214

Herring Gull

0

0

0

0

0

1

15

0

0

0

0

16

Glaucous Gull

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

Belted Kingfisher

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

1

Downy Woodpecker

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

2

Pileated Woodpecker

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

0

0

2

Northern Shrike

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

0

0

0

0

2

Black-billed Magpie

3

2

0

2

0

4

3

3

0

3

2

22

Common Raven

6

1

0

2

0

2

12

2

2

3

3

33

American Crow

10

8

14

14

5

8

14

6

9

6

5

99

Tree Swallow

0

1

0

0

0

1

0

6

33

0

30

71

Black-capped Chickadee

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

2

0

2

American Robin

0

0

0

0

0

12

0

2

0

0

0

14

American Pipit

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

Bohemian Waxwing

0

0

0

0

0

0

220

0

0

0

0

220

Song Sparrow

3

5

10

0

2

1

1

3

2

1

6

34

Swamp Sparrow

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

1

American Tree Sparrow

1

0

0

0

10

0

2

10

4

0

0

27

Snow Bunting

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

1

Junco

0

0

0

0

8

0

0

0

0

0

0

8

Yellow-headed Blackbird

0

0

2

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

2

4

Red-winged Blackbird

7

6

13

0

5

0

2

12

36

7

16

104

Brewer's Blackbird

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

Common Grackle

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

5

4

6

15

Unidentified Geese

-

-

-

0

0

0

255

0

0

50

0

305

Unidentified Ducks

-

-

-

80

120

1200

400

320

500

50

400

3,070

Unidentified Gulls

-

-

-

0

0

2000

1500

0

55

50

6

3,611

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total Numbers

1786

424

661

2264

1880

4748

4156

1261

1764

863

973

20,780

Number of Species

24

31

28

25

29

32

45

38

36

33

38

33

People Participants

32

38

21

21

35

12

54

19

9

46

16

28

Beaver

2

1

0

2

1

0

-

1

1

1

1

Coyote

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

1

0

0

1

Mink

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

Moose

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

5

Deer

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

8

0

0

0

Muskrat

4

0

1

5

6

0

-

2

0

2

5