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2006 Results: Chester, 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 12       1      
Mallard 18       2      
Bufflehead 21       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 5       4      
Turkey Vulture 3       2      
Bald Eagle 2       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       2      
Ring-billed Gull 133       11      
Mourning Dove 91       33      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 3       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 23       19      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 37       26      
Hairy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 2       2      
Blue Jay 37       20      
American Crow 17       8      
Common Raven 1       1      
Tree Swallow 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 34       18      
Black-capped Chickadee 28       11      
Tufted Titmouse 35       20      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 3       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 19       14      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 1       1      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 34       16      
House Wren 4       3      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 32       14      
American Robin 71       17      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 30       10      
Brown Thrasher 4       4      
European Starling 225       22      
Cedar Waxwing 7       2      
Pine Warbler 2       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 9       5      
Eastern Towhee 15       9      
American Tree Sparrow 3       3      
Chipping Sparrow 5       1      
Field Sparrow 11       4      
Song Sparrow 9       6      
White-throated Sparrow 34       9      
White-crowned Sparrow 2       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 225       29      
Northern Cardinal 121       28      
Red-winged Blackbird 25       5      
Rusty Blackbird 13       2      
Common Grackle 191       21      
Brown-headed Cowbird 28       7      
Purple Finch 28       11      
House Finch 59       21      
Pine Siskin 2       1      
American Goldfinch 193       23      
House Sparrow 5       3      
Total 1,927             

A total of 61 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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