Seasonal bar chart for IBA Banks Island Migratory Bird Sanctuary

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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.

42 species: JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Snow Goose
Tundra Swan
King Eider
Common Eider
Long-tailed Duck
Common Merganser
Willow Ptarmigan
Rock Ptarmigan
Red-throated Loon
Pacific Loon
Yellow-billed Loon
Rough-legged Hawk
Sandhill Crane
Black-bellied Plover
American Golden-Plover
Semipalmated Plover
Ruddy Turnstone
Semipalmated Sandpiper
Baird's Sandpiper
Pectoral Sandpiper
Herring Gull
Glaucous Gull
Sabine's Gull
Black-legged Kittiwake
Ivory Gull
Arctic Tern
Pomarine Jaeger
Parasitic Jaeger
Long-tailed Jaeger
Snowy Owl
Common Raven
Horned Lark
Lapland Longspur
Snow Bunting
Iceland Gull
Shorebird sp.
jaeger sp.
Peregrine Falcon
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Number of surveys
(total: 40)

KEY:| = insufficient data | = rare to widespread

Datasets used in this page:

  • EBird Canada (North) (40 surveys)
  • This page is provided through a web service of NatureCounts, a web site hosted by Bird Studies Canada, a partner of the Avian Knowledge Network.
    The IBA Program is an international conservation initiative coordinated by BirdLife International. The Canadian co-partners for the IBA Program are Bird Studies Canada and Nature Canada.
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