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2008 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 42       6      
Mallard 16       1      
Canvasback 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 3       1      
Common Merganser 3       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 31       8      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       1      
Killdeer 2       2      
Herring Gull 63       1      
Rock Pigeon 18       7      
Mourning Dove 127       10      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 4       3      
Blue Jay 24       10      
American Crow 54       11      
Carolina Chickadee 10       7      
Tufted Titmouse 5       3      
White-breasted Nuthatch 3       2      
Carolina Wren 6       4      
Eastern Bluebird 3       1      
American Robin 63       10      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 3       2      
European Starling 81       7      
American Tree Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 4       3      
White-throated Sparrow 3       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 8       3      
Northern Cardinal 28       12      
Red-winged Blackbird 93       2      
Common Grackle 7       2      
Purple Finch 3       2      
House Finch 22       4      
American Goldfinch 47       4      
House Sparrow 15       5      
Total 803             

A total of 40 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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