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2009 Results: Fairfax, 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 92       6      
Mallard 3       1      
Black Vulture 3       1      
Turkey Vulture 7       5      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 4       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 4       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       2      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 4       3      
Herring Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 9       2      
Mourning Dove 236       48      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 31       30      
Downy Woodpecker 50       39      
Hairy Woodpecker 19       13      
Northern Flicker 8       7      
Pileated Woodpecker 8       8      
Blue Jay 49       20      
American Crow 135       35      
Fish Crow 23       1      
Carolina Chickadee 143       53      
Tufted Titmouse 119       57      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 61       41      
Brown Creeper 3       3      
Carolina Wren 63       31      
Eastern Bluebird 12       5      
American Robin 23       12      
Gray Catbird 2       1      
Northern Mockingbird 9       9      
European Starling 215       18      
Cedar Waxwing 4       1      
Pine Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 1       1      
American Tree Sparrow 14       6      
Field Sparrow 10       3      
Savannah Sparrow 6       2      
Fox Sparrow 2       2      
Song Sparrow 38       22      
White-throated Sparrow 65       28      
White-crowned Sparrow 4       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 130       28      
Northern Cardinal 232       60      
Red-winged Blackbird 26       7      
Common Grackle 171       10      
Brown-headed Cowbird 6       1      
Purple Finch 51       12      
House Finch 124       38      
Pine Siskin 59       9      
American Goldfinch 116       34      
House Sparrow 149       36      
Total 2,551             

A total of 52 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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