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2002 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 219       21      
Mallard 98       23      
Ring-necked Duck 4       1      
Bufflehead 28       4      
Hooded Merganser 3       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 7       3      
Brown Pelican 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 10       9      
Great Egret 1       1      
Snowy Egret 1       1      
Black Vulture 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 12       4      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 6       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       1      
American Kestrel 3       1      
Clapper Rail 1       1      
American Coot 2       1      
Killdeer 6       1      
Ring-billed Gull 107       8      
Herring Gull 20       4      
Great Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 31       6      
Mourning Dove 593       85      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 61       44      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 5       4      
Downy Woodpecker 57       40      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 16       12      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       1      
Blue Jay 139       49      
American Crow 76       19      
Fish Crow 26       4      
Carolina Chickadee 168       67      
Black-capped Chickadee 9       5      
Tufted Titmouse 151       54      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 5       4      
White-breasted Nuthatch 22       12      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 21       11      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 78       47      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2       2      
Eastern Bluebird 26       9      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 322       64      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 46       26      
Brown Thrasher 18       18      
European Starling 444       34      
Cedar Waxwing 26       3      
Pine Warbler 3       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 59       23      
Eastern Towhee 4       4      
Chipping Sparrow 4       1      
Song Sparrow 96       22      
White-throated Sparrow 131       36      
Dark-eyed Junco 302       63      
Northern Cardinal 174       75      
Painted Bunting 1       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 474       33      
Eastern Meadowlark 20       1      
Common Grackle 582       58      
Boat-tailed Grackle 1       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 60       16      
Purple Finch 35       8      
House Finch 304       61      
Pine Siskin 1       1      
American Goldfinch 280       42      
House Sparrow 90       22      
Total 5,509             

A total of 73 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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