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2000 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 18       2      
Canada Goose 549       40      
Tundra Swan 4       1      
Wood Duck 2       1      
Gadwall 1       1      
American Wigeon 55       4      
American Black Duck 6       2      
Mallard 334       38      
Northern Shoveler 1       1      
Redhead 25       2      
Ring-necked Duck 34       8      
Lesser Scaup 3       2      
Hooded Merganser 19       5      
Red-breasted Merganser 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 14       6      
Double-crested Cormorant 65       10      
Great Blue Heron 21       14      
Black Vulture 3       1      
Turkey Vulture 38       11      
Bald Eagle 3       3      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 7       7      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 25       15      
American Kestrel 8       7      
Merlin 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
American Coot 104       4      
Killdeer 15       4      
Laughing Gull 53       6      
Ring-billed Gull 1,239       19      
Herring Gull 118       17      
Great Black-backed Gull 7       4      
Rock Pigeon 167       15      
Mourning Dove 1,031       160      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 12       6      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 103       84      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 8       6      
Downy Woodpecker 84       66      
Hairy Woodpecker 13       11      
Northern Flicker 39       17      
Pileated Woodpecker 11       5      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 287       114      
American Crow 645       46      
Fish Crow 31       5      
Carolina Chickadee 236       95      
Black-capped Chickadee 126       35      
Tufted Titmouse 281       106      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 10       6      
White-breasted Nuthatch 59       34      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 46       21      
Brown Creeper 3       2      
Carolina Wren 118       68      
Winter Wren 7       4      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 12       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 19       4      
Eastern Bluebird 116       32      
American Robin 502       93      
Gray Catbird 11       5      
Northern Mockingbird 100       75      
Brown Thrasher 46       40      
European Starling 1,180       99      
Cedar Waxwing 46       4      
Pine Warbler 22       13      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 235       76      
Eastern Towhee 35       18      
American Tree Sparrow 52       12      
Chipping Sparrow 40       9      
Field Sparrow 5       2      
Savannah Sparrow 4       1      
Fox Sparrow 34       9      
Song Sparrow 80       34      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 300       60      
White-crowned Sparrow 3       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 627       124      
Northern Cardinal 409       145      
Red-winged Blackbird 677       40      
Eastern Meadowlark 10       3      
Rusty Blackbird 32       2      
Common Grackle 2,541       105      
Boat-tailed Grackle 14       5      
Brown-headed Cowbird 356       37      
Baltimore Oriole 2       1      
Purple Finch 52       23      
House Finch 329       91      
White-winged Crossbill 1       1      
Pine Siskin 15       11      
American Goldfinch 973       116      
House Sparrow 135       36      
Total 15,115             

A total of 94 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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