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2000 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
Snow Goose 7       1      
Canada Goose 1,170       35      
Tundra Swan 2       1      
Gadwall 10       2      
Mallard 275       23      
Green-winged Teal 46       4      
Canvasback 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 484       4      
Greater Scaup 15       2      
Lesser Scaup 72       5      
Bufflehead 14       6      
Hooded Merganser 24       7      
Ruddy Duck 22       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 16       11      
Black Vulture 3       1      
Turkey Vulture 17       7      
Osprey 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 7       7      
Red-shouldered Hawk 14       10      
Red-tailed Hawk 10       7      
Rough-legged Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Merlin 1       1      
American Coot 57       11      
Ring-billed Gull 666       16      
Herring Gull 73       9      
Great Black-backed Gull 14       4      
Rock Pigeon 84       17      
Mourning Dove 337       89      
Belted Kingfisher 6       5      
Red-headed Woodpecker 13       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 36       30      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 7       5      
Downy Woodpecker 72       41      
Hairy Woodpecker 11       8      
Northern Flicker 5       5      
Pileated Woodpecker 9       7      
Blue Jay 130       55      
American Crow 1,412       98      
Fish Crow 18       4      
Carolina Chickadee 208       71      
Black-capped Chickadee 136       34      
Tufted Titmouse 261       84      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 6       5      
White-breasted Nuthatch 61       34      
Brown Creeper 4       3      
Carolina Wren 63       37      
Winter Wren 3       2      
Eastern Bluebird 5       3      
Hermit Thrush 4       2      
American Robin 74       20      
Gray Catbird 3       3      
Northern Mockingbird 41       29      
European Starling 472       43      
Cedar Waxwing 32       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 3       1      
Bachman's Sparrow 9       1      
American Tree Sparrow 14       3      
Chipping Sparrow 1       1      
Field Sparrow 15       1      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 235       21      
White-throated Sparrow 55       19      
Dark-eyed Junco 205       44      
Northern Cardinal 202       75      
Red-winged Blackbird 134       13      
Common Grackle 249       22      
Boat-tailed Grackle 5       3      
Brown-headed Cowbird 10       2      
Purple Finch 11       3      
House Finch 158       44      
Common Redpoll 2       1      
Pine Siskin 1       1      
American Goldfinch 90       31      
House Sparrow 802       73      
Total 8,740             

A total of 76 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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