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2005 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 36       1      
Canada Goose 402       19      
Wood Duck 9       2      
American Wigeon 2       1      
American Black Duck 3       1      
Mallard 220       9      
Northern Shoveler 3       1      
Northern Pintail 2       1      
Canvasback 3       1      
Ring-necked Duck 32       2      
Hooded Merganser 25       4      
Pied-billed Grebe 6       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 174       7      
Brown Pelican 16       2      
Great Blue Heron 20       8      
Great Egret 11       2      
Black Vulture 30       7      
Turkey Vulture 50       7      
Osprey 1       1      
Bald Eagle 4       4      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3       2      
Cooper's Hawk 6       5      
Red-shouldered Hawk 4       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 12       3      
American Kestrel 2       1      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
American Coot 1       1      
Killdeer 5       3      
Laughing Gull 24       2      
Ring-billed Gull 976       11      
Herring Gull 36       3      
Great Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 205       11      
Mourning Dove 575       57      
Great Horned Owl 2       2      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 3       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 3       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 50       29      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 22       15      
Hairy Woodpecker 8       5      
Northern Flicker 23       16      
Pileated Woodpecker 6       3      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 134       40      
American Crow 154       15      
Fish Crow 130       7      
Common Raven 5       1      
Carolina Chickadee 99       40      
Black-capped Chickadee 43       14      
Tufted Titmouse 103       40      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 4       3      
White-breasted Nuthatch 35       20      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 14       8      
Carolina Wren 84       33      
House Wren 4       4      
Winter Wren 3       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 5       5      
Eastern Bluebird 42       17      
American Robin 849       48      
Northern Mockingbird 52       23      
Brown Thrasher 13       13      
European Starling 1,264       46      
Cedar Waxwing 18       2      
Common Yellowthroat 2       1      
Pine Warbler 10       7      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 214       38      
Eastern Towhee 19       10      
Chipping Sparrow 41       5      
Field Sparrow 20       4      
Savannah Sparrow 37       6      
Fox Sparrow 13       7      
Song Sparrow 37       17      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 154       31      
White-crowned Sparrow 2       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 350       57      
Northern Cardinal 258       53      
Red-winged Blackbird 551       21      
Rusty Blackbird 6       2      
Common Grackle 2,125       33      
Boat-tailed Grackle 144       4      
Brown-headed Cowbird 171       16      
Purple Finch 35       14      
House Finch 191       33      
Pine Siskin 11       4      
American Goldfinch 467       35      
House Sparrow 66       14      
Total 11,003             

A total of 90 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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