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2010 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 517       3      
Canada Goose 337       17      
Tundra Swan 150       1      
Wood Duck 33       5      
Mallard 63       12      
Green-winged Teal 1       1      
Canvasback 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 8       1      
Hooded Merganser 28       7      
Northern Bobwhite 30       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 4       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 128       6      
Great Cormorant 1       1      
Anhinga 6       2      
Great Blue Heron 14       8      
Great Egret 3       2      
Black Vulture 66       7      
Turkey Vulture 50       10      
Bald Eagle 8       6      
Northern Harrier 10       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 12       3      
Cooper's Hawk 6       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 14       8      
American Kestrel 12       3      
Merlin 2       2      
Killdeer 35       4      
American Woodcock 4       1      
Laughing Gull 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 910       9      
Herring Gull 6       1      
Rock Pigeon 41       1      
Mourning Dove 477       40      
Eastern Screech-Owl 2       1      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 3       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 3       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 51       16      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 6       3      
Downy Woodpecker 46       17      
Hairy Woodpecker 11       2      
Northern Flicker 14       7      
Pileated Woodpecker 11       4      
Eastern Phoebe 3       3      
Blue Jay 113       26      
American Crow 149       17      
Fish Crow 25       2      
Horned Lark 5       1      
Carolina Chickadee 146       39      
Tufted Titmouse 91       27      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 2       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 26       12      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 1       1      
Brown Creeper 4       2      
Carolina Wren 119       28      
Winter Wren 6       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 8       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 8       3      
Eastern Bluebird 39       4      
Hermit Thrush 5       3      
American Robin 748       30      
Gray Catbird 4       3      
Northern Mockingbird 38       21      
Brown Thrasher 19       8      
European Starling 813       21      
American Pipit 5       1      
Cedar Waxwing 3       2      
Common Yellowthroat 3       3      
Palm Warbler 1       1      
Pine Warbler 19       5      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 179       20      
Eastern Towhee 60       7      
American Tree Sparrow 4       2      
Chipping Sparrow 147       11      
Field Sparrow 5       2      
Savannah Sparrow 24       1      
Fox Sparrow 11       5      
Song Sparrow 63       8      
Swamp Sparrow 46       3      
White-throated Sparrow 403       21      
Dark-eyed Junco 89       25      
Northern Cardinal 217       40      
Red-winged Blackbird 4,600       26      
Eastern Meadowlark 20       3      
Rusty Blackbird 34       2      
Common Grackle 4,065       17      
Boat-tailed Grackle 2       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 662       19      
Baltimore Oriole 2       2      
Purple Finch 8       2      
House Finch 167       30      
Pine Siskin 3       2      
American Goldfinch 172       22      
House Sparrow 14       6      
Total 16,528             

A total of 94 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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