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2011 Results: Charlottesville, 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 75       7      
Mute Swan 2       1      
Mallard 15       3      
Ring-necked Duck 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 7       3      
Turkey Vulture 30       10      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 4       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       1      
American Kestrel 1       1      
American Coot 4       1      
Rock Pigeon 21       5      
Mourning Dove 62       24      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 24       23      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 32       26      
Hairy Woodpecker 3       2      
Northern Flicker 2       1      
Pileated Woodpecker 6       6      
Blue Jay 85       29      
American Crow 101       17      
Carolina Chickadee 66       34      
Tufted Titmouse 57       33      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 2       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 32       24      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 1       1      
Carolina Wren 30       21      
Eastern Bluebird 11       6      
Hermit Thrush 2       2      
American Robin 300       24      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 20       15      
European Starling 66       12      
Eastern Towhee 2       2      
American Tree Sparrow 1       1      
Field Sparrow 2       2      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 4       3      
Song Sparrow 25       10      
White-throated Sparrow 106       26      
White-crowned Sparrow 9       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 79       28      
Northern Cardinal 163       41      
Red-winged Blackbird 53       10      
Common Grackle 37       11      
Brown-headed Cowbird 3       2      
Purple Finch 20       6      
House Finch 90       29      
Pine Siskin 41       2      
American Goldfinch 110       24      
House Sparrow 17       8      
Total 1,836             

A total of 53 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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