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2001 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
Canada Goose 921       25      
Gadwall 6       1      
American Wigeon 1       1      
Mallard 492       33      
Northern Shoveler 2       1      
Green-winged Teal 4       1      
Canvasback 43       1      
Ring-necked Duck 121       6      
Bufflehead 8       1      
Hooded Merganser 71       11      
Pied-billed Grebe 13       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 55       16      
Brown Pelican 5       2      
Great Blue Heron 22       18      
Great Egret 3       2      
Snowy Egret 2       2      
Black Vulture 16       8      
Turkey Vulture 89       14      
Northern Harrier 3       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3       3      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 18       7      
American Kestrel 7       7      
American Coot 33       3      
Killdeer 33       5      
Ring-billed Gull 871       22      
Herring Gull 68       11      
Great Black-backed Gull 5       3      
Rock Pigeon 193       13      
Mourning Dove 850       113      
Great Horned Owl 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 11       10      
Red-headed Woodpecker 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 79       53      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 5       5      
Downy Woodpecker 76       51      
Hairy Woodpecker 10       7      
Northern Flicker 46       18      
Pileated Woodpecker 8       6      
Blue Jay 242       72      
American Crow 274       38      
Fish Crow 69       12      
Carolina Chickadee 173       79      
Black-capped Chickadee 42       13      
Tufted Titmouse 165       76      
White-breasted Nuthatch 40       28      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 15       12      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 110       63      
Winter Wren 2       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 22       6      
Eastern Bluebird 63       14      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 2,114       57      
Gray Catbird 2       2      
Northern Mockingbird 58       36      
Brown Thrasher 34       24      
European Starling 2,057       78      
American Pipit 113       1      
Cedar Waxwing 102       6      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Palm Warbler 2       2      
Pine Warbler 10       7      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 202       45      
Eastern Towhee 9       8      
Chipping Sparrow 26       5      
Field Sparrow 6       1      
Song Sparrow 64       18      
Swamp Sparrow 21       4      
White-throated Sparrow 106       32      
Dark-eyed Junco 164       53      
Northern Cardinal 173       72      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,738       25      
Eastern Meadowlark 29       3      
Rusty Blackbird 234       4      
Common Grackle 3,207       77      
Boat-tailed Grackle 62       6      
Brown-headed Cowbird 241       21      
Purple Finch 76       12      
House Finch 349       76      
Pine Siskin 38       13      
American Goldfinch 213       40      
House Sparrow 119       24      
Total 16,989             

A total of 84 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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