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2007 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 131       8      
Wood Duck 301       3      
Gadwall 55       3      
American Wigeon 7       2      
Mallard 70       4      
Blue-winged Teal 2       1      
Northern Shoveler 45       3      
Northern Pintail 9       2      
Ring-necked Duck 108       3      
Lesser Scaup 1       1      
Bufflehead 2       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 66       4      
Great Blue Heron 8       4      
Black Vulture 17       2      
Turkey Vulture 5       3      
Bald Eagle 6       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 3       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       3      
American Kestrel 4       3      
Merlin 1       1      
American Coot 45       3      
Killdeer 41       1      
Ring-billed Gull 433       6      
Herring Gull 64       4      
Great Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Mourning Dove 141       28      
Barred Owl 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 19       15      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 36       24      
Hairy Woodpecker 3       3      
Northern Flicker 2       2      
Pileated Woodpecker 4       3      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 40       17      
American Crow 23       7      
Carolina Chickadee 63       26      
Tufted Titmouse 56       20      
White-breasted Nuthatch 24       16      
Brown Creeper 3       2      
Carolina Wren 46       27      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 5       5      
Eastern Bluebird 28       11      
Hermit Thrush 6       5      
American Robin 70       9      
Northern Mockingbird 20       15      
Brown Thrasher 3       2      
European Starling 68       8      
Pine Warbler 4       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 31       15      
Eastern Towhee 12       10      
Chipping Sparrow 5       1      
Field Sparrow 3       3      
Savannah Sparrow 2       1      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 34       10      
White-throated Sparrow 158       22      
Dark-eyed Junco 285       27      
Northern Cardinal 172       27      
Red-winged Blackbird 32       5      
Common Grackle 20       4      
Brown-headed Cowbird 4       1      
Purple Finch 29       7      
House Finch 54       14      
American Goldfinch 53       14      
House Sparrow 8       3      
Total 3,004             

A total of 69 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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