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Top 25 Feeder Birds

2002-03

Alaska-Northern Canada Region

Review the Explanation of Terms to understand what these data represent. A total of 59 FeederWatchers reported data from this region.

Rank Within Region Common Name Scientific Name Percentage of Sites Visited Average Group Size (when seen) FeederWatch Abundance Index
1 Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus 83.05 5.98 3.90
2 Downy Woodpecker Dryobates pubescens 64.41 1.32 0.36
3 Pine Grosbeak Pinicola enucleator 61.02 5.02 0.89
4 Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis 59.32 1.85 0.76
5 Common Redpoll Acanthis flammea 57.63 11.87 1.07
6 Pine Siskin Spinus pinus 55.93 9.70 1.22
7 Hairy Woodpecker Dryobates villosus 54.24 1.22 0.31
8 Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis 50.85 5.06 0.64
9 Common Raven Corvus corax 40.68 1.57 0.13
10 Canada Jay Perisoreus canadensis 30.51 2.30 0.24
11 Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri 27.12 2.40 0.21
12 American Robin Turdus migratorius 18.64 1.78 0.04
13 Chestnut-backed Chickadee Poecile rufescens 16.95 2.84 0.12
14 Varied Thrush Ixoreus naevius 16.95 2.65 0.12
15 Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia 13.56 1.16 0.08
16 Bohemian Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus 11.86 18.26 0.08
17 Brown Creeper Certhia americana 11.86 1.12 0.02
18 Northern/Great Gray Shrike Lanius borealis/excubitor 11.86 1.00 0.01
19 Hoary Redpoll Acanthis hornemanni 10.17 3.47 0.07
20 Fox Sparrow Passerella iliaca 10.17 1.75 0.02
21 White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys 10.17 1.00 0.02
22 Northwestern Crow Corvus caurinus 6.78 13.32 0.10
23 Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa 6.78 1.45 0.01