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2009 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
Snow Goose 406       2      
Brant 72       1      
Canada Goose 43       3      
Mute Swan 31       1      
Tundra Swan 85       1      
Gadwall 17       1      
American Wigeon 85       1      
American Black Duck 74       2      
Mallard 52       3      
Northern Shoveler 197       2      
Northern Pintail 302       2      
Green-winged Teal 35       1      
Black Scoter 9       1      
Long-tailed Duck 2       1      
Bufflehead 30       2      
Hooded Merganser 5       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 17       1      
Red-throated Loon 12       1      
Common Loon 8       1      
Horned Grebe 8       1      
Northern Gannet 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 4       1      
Great Egret 3       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 4       1      
Turkey Vulture 4       1      
Bald Eagle 3       1      
Northern Harrier 2       1      
Killdeer 5       1      
American Oystercatcher 21       1      
American Avocet 1       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 25       1      
Willet 78       1      
Marbled Godwit 1       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 4       1      
Sanderling 14       1      
Dunlin 500       1      
Short-billed Dowitcher 3       1      
Ring-billed Gull 100       1      
Herring Gull 5       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 17       2      
Rock Pigeon 65       1      
Mourning Dove 2       1      
Belted Kingfisher 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 1       1      
Blue Jay 3       2      
American Crow 6       1      
Carolina Chickadee 2       1      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 3       1      
Carolina Wren 3       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 36       2      
Seaside Sparrow 16       1      
Song Sparrow 2       1      
Swamp Sparrow 2       1      
Northern Cardinal 7       2      
Red-winged Blackbird 5       2      
Common Grackle 6       1      
Boat-tailed Grackle 4       1      
Purple Finch 3       1      
Total 2,455             

A total of 58 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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