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2009 Results: Leesburg, 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 283       8      
American Wigeon 14       2      
Mallard 44       2      
Northern Shoveler 7       2      
Northern Pintail 12       2      
Green-winged Teal 8       1      
Bufflehead 7       2      
Wild Turkey 22       3      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 32       4      
Turkey Vulture 32       8      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Northern Harrier 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 8       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 11       5      
American Kestrel 6       2      
Ring-billed Gull 82       2      
Herring Gull 6       1      
Rock Pigeon 20       4      
Mourning Dove 194       19      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 30       15      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 8       5      
Downy Woodpecker 27       16      
Hairy Woodpecker 3       3      
Northern Flicker 12       5      
Pileated Woodpecker 5       3      
Blue Jay 67       13      
American Crow 93       11      
Fish Crow 6       2      
Common Raven 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 66       16      
Tufted Titmouse 51       13      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 2       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 22       12      
Carolina Wren 21       11      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 40       6      
Hermit Thrush 2       1      
American Robin 9       2      
Northern Mockingbird 16       10      
European Starling 454       7      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 18       3      
Eastern Towhee 4       1      
American Tree Sparrow 7       3      
Field Sparrow 7       2      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 34       8      
White-throated Sparrow 86       15      
White-crowned Sparrow 1       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 94       16      
Northern Cardinal 73       19      
Red-winged Blackbird 54       5      
Rusty Blackbird 2       2      
Common Grackle 9       3      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2       1      
Purple Finch 5       3      
House Finch 82       15      
Pine Siskin 222       14      
American Goldfinch 307       18      
House Sparrow 58       7      
Total 2,799             

A total of 64 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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