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2004 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 582       14      
Mute Swan 1       1      
Tundra Swan 11       1      
Wood Duck 1       1      
American Wigeon 6       1      
Mallard 129       8      
Redhead 3       1      
Ring-necked Duck 7       2      
Hooded Merganser 13       5      
Double-crested Cormorant 52       8      
Great Blue Heron 21       8      
Great Egret 6       5      
Little Blue Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 4       2      
Turkey Vulture 17       5      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 8       5      
American Kestrel 2       2      
Killdeer 3       2      
American Woodcock 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 290       9      
Herring Gull 38       6      
Rock Pigeon 240       13      
Mourning Dove 768       84      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 49       39      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 7       6      
Downy Woodpecker 56       38      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 31       15      
Blue Jay 153       39      
American Crow 81       16      
Fish Crow 51       4      
Carolina Chickadee 159       49      
Black-capped Chickadee 7       3      
Tufted Titmouse 106       33      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 3       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 38       15      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 10       7      
Brown Creeper 3       2      
Carolina Wren 69       45      
Eastern Bluebird 20       12      
Hermit Thrush 2       1      
American Robin 226       23      
Northern Mockingbird 30       17      
Brown Thrasher 17       11      
European Starling 540       46      
Cedar Waxwing 26       2      
Pine Warbler 10       9      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 92       32      
Eastern Towhee 9       3      
American Tree Sparrow 1       1      
Chipping Sparrow 62       6      
Field Sparrow 2       1      
Fox Sparrow 6       1      
Song Sparrow 41       16      
White-throated Sparrow 206       34      
Dark-eyed Junco 422       65      
Northern Cardinal 225       58      
Red-winged Blackbird 570       17      
Common Grackle 2,606       44      
Boat-tailed Grackle 103       4      
Brown-headed Cowbird 214       11      
Purple Finch 46       8      
House Finch 368       52      
Pine Siskin 11       9      
American Goldfinch 398       48      
House Sparrow 94       15      
Total 9,383             

A total of 70 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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