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1999 Results: Alexandria, Virginia

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

Other years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Ring-necked Duck 655       4      
Canada Goose 529       12      
American Crow 395       45      
Ring-billed Gull 374       12      
European Starling 336       29      
Mallard 335       10      
Dark-eyed Junco 264       37      
House Sparrow 214       29      
Mourning Dove 203       45      
House Finch 164       27      
Tufted Titmouse 103       36      
Northern Cardinal 89       34      
Carolina Chickadee 88       29      
American Robin 82       9      
Red-winged Blackbird 73       5      
American Goldfinch 70       16      
Common Grackle 66       10      
Song Sparrow 47       12      
Black-capped Chickadee 45       16      
American Black Duck 42       2      
Tundra Swan 42       1      
Carolina Wren 41       25      
American Tree Sparrow 40       2      
Downy Woodpecker 39       23      
Rock Pigeon 33       4      
White-throated Sparrow 32       8      
Field Sparrow 25       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 23       20      
Purple Finch 21       8      
American Coot 18       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 17       9      
Blue Jay 16       9      
Green-winged Teal 14       1      
Northern Mockingbird 14       11      
Common Merganser 13       1      
Hooded Merganser 12       4      
Cedar Waxwing 11       2      
Bald Eagle 10       3      
Eastern Bluebird 8       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 8       5      
Turkey Vulture 7       5      
Hairy Woodpecker 6       2      
Great Blue Heron 5       4      
Herring Gull 5       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 5       2      
Cooper's Hawk 4       4      
Fish Crow 4       1      
Gray Catbird 4       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       2      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Bufflehead 2       2      
Eastern Towhee 2       2      
Fox Sparrow 2       1      
Northern Flicker 2       2      
Northern Pintail 2       1      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Swamp Sparrow 2       1      
Wood Duck 2       2      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Killdeer 1       1      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1       1      
Total 4,682             

A total of 67 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

This report was updated 15-Jan-2013 09:05 ET.