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2007 Results: Gloucester, 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 227       6      
Mute Swan 7       1      
Mallard 31       4      
Ring-necked Duck 8       1      
Lesser Scaup 235       5      
Bufflehead 104       5      
Hooded Merganser 89       8      
Red-breasted Merganser 99       2      
Ruddy Duck 178       5      
Northern Bobwhite 1       1      
Common Loon 14       4      
Horned Grebe 3       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 13       8      
Turkey Vulture 21       12      
Osprey 1       1      
Bald Eagle 11       8      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       2      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
American Coot 1,000       1      
Killdeer 67       6      
Ring-billed Gull 139       6      
Herring Gull 9       5      
Forster's Tern 42       5      
Mourning Dove 114       19      
Belted Kingfisher 5       4      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 21       16      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 45       26      
Hairy Woodpecker 3       2      
Northern Flicker 11       5      
Pileated Woodpecker 7       7      
Eastern Phoebe 2       2      
Blue Jay 22       10      
American Crow 58       13      
Fish Crow 1       1      
Common Raven 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 73       21      
Black-capped Chickadee 39       7      
Tufted Titmouse 91       25      
White-breasted Nuthatch 26       17      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 5       5      
Brown Creeper 4       3      
Carolina Wren 36       18      
House Wren 2       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 4       3      
Eastern Bluebird 48       11      
Hermit Thrush 6       6      
American Robin 64       11      
Northern Mockingbird 4       4      
Brown Thrasher 6       6      
European Starling 40       5      
Cedar Waxwing 5       1      
Snow Bunting 1       1      
Pine Warbler 2       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 13       4      
Eastern Towhee 7       4      
Chipping Sparrow 24       3      
Field Sparrow 5       2      
Fox Sparrow 4       4      
Song Sparrow 15       7      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 129       16      
Dark-eyed Junco 114       16      
Northern Cardinal 125       23      
Red-winged Blackbird 43       6      
Common Grackle 33       6      
Brown-headed Cowbird 30       7      
Purple Finch 9       2      
House Finch 40       14      
American Goldfinch 149       20      
House Sparrow 16       5      
Total 3,810             

A total of 73 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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