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2011 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 1,363       10      
Mute Swan 7       7      
Wood Duck 7       3      
Gadwall 20       3      
American Wigeon 30       4      
American Black Duck 2       2      
Mallard 93       8      
Northern Shoveler 128       7      
Northern Pintail 35       5      
Ring-necked Duck 103       6      
Bufflehead 8       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 31       6      
Great Blue Heron 11       6      
Black Vulture 45       6      
Turkey Vulture 23       9      
Bald Eagle 8       2      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 9       7      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 2       2      
Killdeer 4       2      
Wilson's Snipe 4       2      
Ring-billed Gull 70       6      
Herring Gull 5       1      
Mourning Dove 31       11      
Allen's Hummingbird 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 4       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 3       3      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 6       6      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 22       17      
Hairy Woodpecker 3       3      
Northern Flicker 7       5      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 29       14      
American Crow 61       7      
Fish Crow 20       1      
Carolina Chickadee 57       19      
Tufted Titmouse 30       14      
White-breasted Nuthatch 6       5      
Brown Creeper 2       2      
Carolina Wren 20       10      
House Wren 7       4      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 5       4      
Eastern Bluebird 35       10      
Hermit Thrush 2       2      
American Robin 94       16      
Northern Mockingbird 23       11      
Brown Thrasher 3       3      
European Starling 85       11      
Cedar Waxwing 14       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 19       9      
Eastern Towhee 4       3      
Chipping Sparrow 9       2      
Field Sparrow 4       1      
Fox Sparrow 3       1      
Song Sparrow 31       10      
Swamp Sparrow 8       2      
White-throated Sparrow 80       17      
Dark-eyed Junco 210       21      
Northern Cardinal 96       25      
Red-winged Blackbird 183       15      
Common Grackle 175       8      
Brown-headed Cowbird 100       5      
Purple Finch 1       1      
House Finch 61       15      
Pine Siskin 5       3      
American Goldfinch 66       13      
House Sparrow 11       4      
Total 3,648             

A total of 69 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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