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2011 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 639       18      
Gadwall 13       1      
American Wigeon 3       1      
American Black Duck 15       6      
Mallard 268       11      
Northern Shoveler 8       2      
Northern Pintail 99       4      
Green-winged Teal 137       4      
Ring-necked Duck 10       2      
Lesser Scaup 114       3      
Bufflehead 8       1      
Hooded Merganser 39       5      
Common Merganser 9       2      
Red-breasted Merganser 2       1      
Ruddy Duck 132       3      
Wild Turkey 6       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 4       3      
Great Blue Heron 5       4      
Black Vulture 10       2      
Turkey Vulture 11       6      
Bald Eagle 6       4      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 4       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 5       5      
Red-tailed Hawk 5       4      
American Coot 66       3      
American Woodcock 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 344       10      
Herring Gull 2       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 16       3      
Mourning Dove 164       46      
Barred Owl 3       2      
Belted Kingfisher 3       3      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 28       20      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 34       26      
Hairy Woodpecker 9       8      
Northern Flicker 9       7      
Pileated Woodpecker 3       2      
Blue Jay 50       25      
American Crow 188       24      
Fish Crow 3       2      
Carolina Chickadee 109       42      
Black-capped Chickadee 3       2      
Tufted Titmouse 63       33      
White-breasted Nuthatch 41       27      
Brown Creeper 4       4      
Carolina Wren 36       24      
Winter Wren 2       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 8       3      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 143       26      
Northern Mockingbird 15       11      
European Starling 424       29      
Cedar Waxwing 23       2      
Pine Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 5       1      
American Tree Sparrow 3       1      
Field Sparrow 1       1      
Savannah Sparrow 4       2      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 47       22      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 81       17      
Dark-eyed Junco 194       25      
Northern Cardinal 166       54      
Red-winged Blackbird 101       16      
Common Grackle 146       22      
Brown-headed Cowbird 22       8      
Purple Finch 4       1      
House Finch 63       22      
American Goldfinch 129       32      
House Sparrow 193       37      
Total 4,517             

A total of 78 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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