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2008 Results: Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge, Virginia

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Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Snow Goose 2       1      
Canada Goose 210       3      
Mute Swan 32       1      
Tundra Swan 38       2      
Gadwall 15       1      
American Wigeon 12       1      
American Black Duck 164       5      
Mallard 275       4      
Northern Shoveler 88       5      
Northern Pintail 162       5      
Green-winged Teal 59       3      
Ruddy Duck 25       1      
Common Loon 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 15       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 3       2      
Great Blue Heron 18       3      
Great Egret 23       4      
Snowy Egret 5       1      
Turkey Vulture 5       3      
Bald Eagle 4       3      
Northern Harrier 3       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Merlin 1       1      
Killdeer 7       2      
Greater Yellowlegs 14       2      
Lesser Yellowlegs 8       2      
Sanderling 26       2      
Wilson's Snipe 24       1      
Ring-billed Gull 53       2      
Herring Gull 1       1      
Mourning Dove 2       1      
Belted Kingfisher 3       2      
Northern Flicker 2       1      
Blue Jay 1       1      
American Crow 11       3      
Carolina Chickadee 7       2      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 3       1      
American Robin 1       1      
Pine Warbler 4       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 183       5      
Savannah Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 11       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 2       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 640       3      
Eastern Meadowlark 9       1      
American Goldfinch 2       1      
Total 2,178             

A total of 47 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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