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2004 Results: Chincoteague, 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
Brant 38       2      
Canada Goose 54       3      
Tundra Swan 146       3      
American Black Duck 60       2      
Mallard 52       3      
Northern Shoveler 98       3      
Northern Pintail 36       2      
Redhead 1       1      
Lesser Scaup 34       1      
Common Eider 2       1      
Harlequin Duck 2       1      
Surf Scoter 1,200       1      
Black Scoter 1,400       1      
Long-tailed Duck 6       1      
Bufflehead 29       2      
Hooded Merganser 6       1      
Common Merganser 14       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 35       1      
Wild Turkey 7       1      
Common Loon 2       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 20       2      
Great Cormorant 24       1      
Brown Pelican 6       1      
Great Blue Heron 9       3      
Great Egret 7       3      
Tricolored Heron 3       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 7       1      
Black Vulture 7       1      
Turkey Vulture 38       3      
Northern Harrier 4       2      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
American Coot 11       1      
American Oystercatcher 2       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 6       1      
Sanderling 4       1      
Purple Sandpiper 3       1      
Dunlin 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 82       2      
Herring Gull 56       3      
Great Black-backed Gull 19       2      
Rock Pigeon 47       2      
Mourning Dove 24       2      
Belted Kingfisher 2       1      
Blue Jay 4       1      
American Crow 67       1      
Fish Crow 34       1      
Tufted Titmouse 3       1      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 2       1      
Carolina Wren 4       1      
American Robin 100       2      
Northern Mockingbird 2       1      
European Starling 45       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 23       1      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 4       1      
Swamp Sparrow 2       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 2       1      
Northern Cardinal 1       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 68       1      
Common Grackle 56       1      
Total 4,024             

A total of 61 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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