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2009 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 418       22      
Wood Duck 4       2      
American Black Duck 11       1      
Mallard 205       10      
Northern Shoveler 10       2      
Northern Pintail 69       4      
Green-winged Teal 39       5      
Redhead 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 6       1      
Lesser Scaup 3       1      
Hooded Merganser 4       2      
Common Merganser 10       2      
Ruddy Duck 19       1      
Great Blue Heron 17       4      
Black Vulture 5       2      
Turkey Vulture 2       2      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Northern Harrier 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3       3      
Cooper's Hawk 7       6      
Red-shouldered Hawk 7       6      
Red-tailed Hawk 7       7      
American Coot 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 406       6      
Herring Gull 9       2      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 11       1      
Rock Pigeon 152       7      
Mourning Dove 281       60      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 33       31      
Downy Woodpecker 43       30      
Hairy Woodpecker 10       10      
Northern Flicker 2       2      
Blue Jay 53       32      
American Crow 300       33      
Fish Crow 5       2      
Carolina Chickadee 88       38      
Black-capped Chickadee 26       8      
Tufted Titmouse 82       37      
White-breasted Nuthatch 30       21      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 1       1      
Carolina Wren 48       32      
House Wren 3       2      
Winter Wren 2       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 8       2      
American Robin 69       17      
Northern Mockingbird 21       18      
European Starling 443       40      
Cedar Waxwing 63       2      
Pine Warbler 4       4      
Eastern Towhee 1       1      
Chipping Sparrow 1       1      
Field Sparrow 48       2      
Savannah Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 63       25      
Swamp Sparrow 2       2      
White-throated Sparrow 76       22      
White-crowned Sparrow 2       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 115       31      
Northern Cardinal 192       54      
Red-winged Blackbird 116       20      
Common Grackle 460       29      
Boat-tailed Grackle 26       5      
Brown-headed Cowbird 14       6      
Purple Finch 12       5      
House Finch 108       34      
Pine Siskin 2       1      
American Goldfinch 165       34      
House Sparrow 324       49      
Total 4,778             

A total of 72 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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