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2002 Results: Chincoteague Island, 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 26       1      
Canada Goose 136       2      
Tundra Swan 106       2      
Gadwall 5       1      
American Black Duck 23       1      
Mallard 30       2      
Northern Shoveler 28       1      
Northern Pintail 81       1      
Green-winged Teal 30       1      
Ring-necked Duck 2       1      
Bufflehead 90       1      
Hooded Merganser 16       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 29       1      
Common Loon 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Northern Gannet 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 3       1      
Great Egret 8       2      
Snowy Egret 1       1      
Black Vulture 2       1      
Turkey Vulture 4       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
Killdeer 2       1      
American Oystercatcher 1       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 6       1      
Dunlin 34       1      
Ring-billed Gull 27       2      
Herring Gull 127       2      
Great Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 52       1      
Mourning Dove 6       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 2       1      
Downy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Blue Jay 4       1      
Carolina Chickadee 2       1      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 4       1      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 4       1      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 2       1      
European Starling 60       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 4       2      
Song Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 4       1      
Northern Cardinal 4       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 7       1      
Common Grackle 1       1      
Boat-tailed Grackle 4       1      
House Finch 21       1      
American Goldfinch 7       1      
House Sparrow 2       1      
Total 1,020             

A total of 54 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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