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2011 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 252       1      
Canada Goose 138       15      
Tundra Swan 339       1      
Wood Duck 11       2      
Mallard 107       13      
Northern Shoveler 9       3      
Canvasback 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 17       3      
Bufflehead 17       3      
Hooded Merganser 20       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 3       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 53       8      
Brown Pelican 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 12       5      
Great Egret 2       2      
Black Vulture 53       6      
Turkey Vulture 89       14      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Northern Harrier 2       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4       4      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 7       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 19       9      
American Kestrel 2       1      
American Coot 2       1      
Killdeer 6       2      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Laughing Gull 3       1      
Ring-billed Gull 217       6      
Herring Gull 8       3      
Great Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 59       4      
Mourning Dove 224       36      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 6       5      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 27       17      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 10       6      
Downy Woodpecker 26       13      
Hairy Woodpecker 5       4      
Northern Flicker 29       7      
Pileated Woodpecker 8       3      
Blue Jay 53       25      
American Crow 72       9      
Fish Crow 88       3      
Tree Swallow 7       1      
Carolina Chickadee 95       40      
Tufted Titmouse 49       19      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 3       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 22       8      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 8       3      
Brown Creeper 2       2      
Carolina Wren 48       19      
House Wren 3       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 37       9      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 543       29      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 32       19      
Brown Thrasher 6       6      
European Starling 385       21      
Pine Warbler 4       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 161       17      
Eastern Towhee 14       7      
American Tree Sparrow 2       1      
Chipping Sparrow 23       4      
Field Sparrow 9       3      
Savannah Sparrow 7       2      
Fox Sparrow 4       3      
Song Sparrow 13       7      
Swamp Sparrow 4       2      
White-throated Sparrow 142       24      
White-crowned Sparrow 1       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 89       18      
Northern Cardinal 112       38      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,960       30      
Eastern Meadowlark 3       1      
Rusty Blackbird 30       4      
Common Grackle 725       29      
Boat-tailed Grackle 3       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 151       10      
Purple Finch 16       4      
House Finch 116       28      
Pine Siskin 14       4      
American Goldfinch 247       28      
House Sparrow 46       5      
Total 7,146             

A total of 87 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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