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2005 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 1,315       15      
Tundra Swan 22       3      
Gadwall 2       2      
American Black Duck 10       2      
Mallard 204       14      
Northern Pintail 6       1      
Green-winged Teal 11       1      
Greater Scaup 12       1      
Lesser Scaup 23       2      
Bufflehead 14       4      
Hooded Merganser 30       5      
Common Merganser 52       6      
Wild Turkey 9       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 9       5      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 14       1      
Great Blue Heron 17       9      
Turkey Vulture 13       3      
Bald Eagle 23       7      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3       3      
Cooper's Hawk 9       8      
Red-shouldered Hawk 4       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 6       5      
American Coot 3       1      
Ring-billed Gull 747       14      
Herring Gull 13       4      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 3       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 32       5      
Rock Pigeon 252       7      
Mourning Dove 364       55      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 4       4      
Red-headed Woodpecker 9       5      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 41       27      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 52       32      
Hairy Woodpecker 4       4      
Northern Flicker 39       9      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       2      
Blue Jay 78       24      
American Crow 271       21      
Fish Crow 15       4      
Tree Swallow 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 86       42      
Black-capped Chickadee 24       10      
Tufted Titmouse 81       28      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 2       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 30       22      
Carolina Wren 64       37      
House Wren 9       6      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 4       1      
Eastern Bluebird 2       2      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 80       13      
Gray Catbird 6       4      
Northern Mockingbird 38       29      
European Starling 389       22      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 2       2      
Eastern Towhee 3       1      
American Tree Sparrow 3       2      
Chipping Sparrow 48       5      
Savannah Sparrow 22       4      
Fox Sparrow 3       1      
Song Sparrow 81       25      
Swamp Sparrow 2       2      
White-throated Sparrow 123       17      
Dark-eyed Junco 165       35      
Northern Cardinal 244       56      
Red-winged Blackbird 143       13      
Rusty Blackbird 15       1      
Common Grackle 156       16      
Boat-tailed Grackle 24       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 7       2      
Purple Finch 13       4      
House Finch 110       27      
American Goldfinch 84       27      
House Sparrow 449       41      
Total 6,255             

A total of 78 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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