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2012 Results: Blacksburg, 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 64       3      
Mallard 55       2      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 4       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       2      
Ring-billed Gull 3       1      
Rock Pigeon 10       1      
Mourning Dove 88       25      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 26       22      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       2      
Downy Woodpecker 37       21      
Hairy Woodpecker 10       7      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Pileated Woodpecker 3       3      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 80       28      
American Crow 60       21      
Common Raven 3       1      
Carolina Chickadee 39       17      
Black-capped Chickadee 31       17      
Tufted Titmouse 63       27      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 3       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 24       16      
Brown Creeper 2       1      
Winter Wren 3       2      
Carolina Wren 12       11      
Eastern Bluebird 10       4      
American Robin 19       11      
Northern Mockingbird 15       10      
European Starling 41       4      
Cedar Waxwing 10       1      
Eastern Towhee 8       8      
Chipping Sparrow 1       1      
Vesper Sparrow 2       2      
Fox Sparrow 3       2      
Song Sparrow 38       18      
White-throated Sparrow 140       23      
White-crowned Sparrow 16       10      
Dark-eyed Junco 113       26      
Northern Cardinal 166       35      
Red-winged Blackbird 1       1      
Common Grackle 1       1      
Purple Finch 33       10      
House Finch 31       9      
Pine Siskin 1       1      
American Goldfinch 163       20      
House Sparrow 14       4      
Total 1,460             

A total of 51 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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