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1999 Results: Chesapeake, 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 100       1      
Canada Goose 286       19      
Wood Duck 2       1      
Gadwall 5       1      
American Black Duck 12       1      
Mallard 221       25      
Ring-necked Duck 14       3      
Hooded Merganser 33       10      
Northern Bobwhite 1       1      
Common Loon 2       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 58       10      
Great Blue Heron 10       9      
Turkey Vulture 31       13      
Bald Eagle 2       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3       3      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 18       15      
American Kestrel 4       4      
American Coot 5       2      
Killdeer 20       7      
Ring-billed Gull 528       9      
Herring Gull 206       9      
Great Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 74       9      
Mourning Dove 1,526       209      
Belted Kingfisher 6       6      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 111       82      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 8       8      
Downy Woodpecker 168       103      
Hairy Woodpecker 7       7      
Northern Flicker 37       25      
Pileated Woodpecker 8       7      
Blue Jay 265       115      
American Crow 273       51      
Fish Crow 23       2      
Carolina Chickadee 291       111      
Black-capped Chickadee 187       68      
Tufted Titmouse 304       133      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 73       41      
Carolina Wren 200       101      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 9       3      
Eastern Bluebird 62       21      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 515       95      
Gray Catbird 2       2      
Northern Mockingbird 98       80      
Brown Thrasher 28       20      
European Starling 1,198       81      
Cedar Waxwing 283       7      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 138       55      
Eastern Towhee 7       4      
American Tree Sparrow 36       7      
Chipping Sparrow 189       21      
Field Sparrow 147       29      
Savannah Sparrow 4       1      
Fox Sparrow 23       6      
Song Sparrow 85       26      
Swamp Sparrow 15       1      
White-throated Sparrow 214       45      
White-crowned Sparrow 3       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 926       141      
Northern Cardinal 462       161      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,027       74      
Rusty Blackbird 124       10      
Common Grackle 2,084       113      
Brown-headed Cowbird 325       48      
Purple Finch 139       26      
House Finch 800       138      
Pine Siskin 13       10      
American Goldfinch 406       75      
House Sparrow 167       36      
Total 14,659             

A total of 75 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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