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2006 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 1,757       18      
Tundra Swan 28       3      
Wood Duck 2       1      
Gadwall 16       2      
American Black Duck 5       1      
Mallard 390       13      
Northern Shoveler 15       2      
Northern Pintail 42       3      
Green-winged Teal 75       3      
Canvasback 10       1      
Redhead 30       1      
Ring-necked Duck 24       1      
Lesser Scaup 221       5      
Common Merganser 13       4      
Pied-billed Grebe 4       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 2       2      
Great Blue Heron 3       2      
Black Vulture 2       1      
Turkey Vulture 6       5      
Bald Eagle 3       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 8       7      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 3       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 7       6      
American Kestrel 1       1      
American Coot 17       1      
Killdeer 4       1      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 407       12      
Great Black-backed Gull 18       3      
Rock Pigeon 377       9      
Mourning Dove 259       55      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 27       23      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 57       44      
Hairy Woodpecker 7       7      
Northern Flicker 19       9      
Pileated Woodpecker 5       3      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 53       32      
American Crow 93       26      
Fish Crow 4       4      
Carolina Chickadee 49       28      
Black-capped Chickadee 9       6      
Tufted Titmouse 43       23      
White-breasted Nuthatch 22       15      
Brown Creeper 3       3      
Carolina Wren 42       25      
House Wren 2       1      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 9       5      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 22       4      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 194       23      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 34       28      
European Starling 743       27      
Cedar Waxwing 80       5      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 21       6      
Eastern Towhee 4       4      
American Tree Sparrow 20       6      
Chipping Sparrow 10       3      
Field Sparrow 11       4      
Vesper Sparrow 4       1      
Savannah Sparrow 11       3      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 107       31      
Swamp Sparrow 4       2      
White-throated Sparrow 83       21      
Dark-eyed Junco 184       37      
Northern Cardinal 167       58      
Red-winged Blackbird 39       8      
Common Grackle 356       19      
Boat-tailed Grackle 2       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 5       3      
Purple Finch 17       4      
House Finch 111       33      
American Goldfinch 157       39      
House Sparrow 265       37      
Total 6,858             

A total of 82 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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