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2002 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
Canada Goose 229       6      
American Black Duck 4       1      
Mallard 228       2      
Green-winged Teal 36       1      
Ring-necked Duck 1       1      
Lesser Scaup 1,000       1      
Bufflehead 3       1      
Common Merganser 26       1      
Common Loon 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 8       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 3       1      
Great Blue Heron 20       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 3       1      
Black Vulture 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 9       4      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 3       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 1       1      
American Coot 200       1      
Ring-billed Gull 525       4      
Herring Gull 5       4      
Great Black-backed Gull 20       2      
Rock Pigeon 6       4      
Mourning Dove 177       40      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 26       18      
Downy Woodpecker 37       24      
Hairy Woodpecker 6       4      
Northern Flicker 5       4      
Pileated Woodpecker 3       2      
Blue Jay 49       21      
American Crow 339       34      
Fish Crow 7       4      
Common Raven 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 113       33      
Black-capped Chickadee 19       3      
Tufted Titmouse 88       29      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 2       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 19       13      
Brown Creeper 3       3      
Carolina Wren 47       25      
Winter Wren 2       1      
American Robin 55       11      
Northern Mockingbird 16       11      
European Starling 222       15      
Cedar Waxwing 7       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 24       10      
Swamp Sparrow 2       2      
White-throated Sparrow 54       14      
Dark-eyed Junco 51       16      
Northern Cardinal 85       31      
Red-winged Blackbird 39       4      
Common Grackle 133       12      
Purple Finch 3       2      
House Finch 163       25      
American Goldfinch 107       25      
House Sparrow 252       28      
Total 4,497             

A total of 62 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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