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2009 Results: Fairfax Station, 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 293       9      
American Black Duck 4       1      
Mallard 10       3      
Ring-necked Duck 213       4      
Lesser Scaup 2       1      
Bufflehead 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 23       5      
Turkey Vulture 66       2      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 6       6      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       2      
Killdeer 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 23       4      
Mourning Dove 45       16      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 2       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 19       16      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 30       20      
Hairy Woodpecker 11       6      
Northern Flicker 4       2      
Pileated Woodpecker 3       3      
Blue Jay 29       10      
American Crow 80       18      
Fish Crow 3       1      
Common Raven 2       1      
Carolina Chickadee 70       27      
Tufted Titmouse 75       28      
White-breasted Nuthatch 34       19      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 30       17      
Eastern Bluebird 25       11      
Hermit Thrush 2       2      
American Robin 15       4      
Northern Mockingbird 3       3      
European Starling 28       9      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 2       1      
Eastern Towhee 1       1      
American Tree Sparrow 4       1      
Field Sparrow 8       1      
Savannah Sparrow 4       3      
Song Sparrow 12       10      
White-throated Sparrow 13       7      
Dark-eyed Junco 126       24      
Northern Cardinal 47       24      
Red-winged Blackbird 51       2      
Common Grackle 502       2      
Purple Finch 7       2      
House Finch 55       16      
Pine Siskin 30       6      
American Goldfinch 57       16      
House Sparrow 21       4      
Total 2,102             

A total of 53 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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