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2003 Results: Norfolk, Virginia

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

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Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Canada Goose 22       5      
American Wigeon 13       2      
American Black Duck 2       1      
Mallard 152       9      
Northern Shoveler 22       4      
Canvasback 74       3      
Ring-necked Duck 4       1      
Greater Scaup 13       2      
Lesser Scaup 29       4      
Bufflehead 46       5      
Hooded Merganser 46       5      
Red-breasted Merganser 1       1      
Ruddy Duck 4       1      
Common Loon 2       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 4       2      
Horned Grebe 3       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 12       8      
Great Blue Heron 3       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
Clapper Rail 1       1      
American Coot 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 23       6      
Herring Gull 50       4      
Great Black-backed Gull 7       4      
Rock Pigeon 90       11      
Mourning Dove 272       26      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 4       4      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 4       3      
Downy Woodpecker 12       7      
Hairy Woodpecker 4       4      
Northern Flicker 8       6      
Blue Jay 53       16      
American Crow 51       13      
Carolina Chickadee 35       13      
Black-capped Chickadee 2       2      
Tufted Titmouse 4       3      
Carolina Wren 24       14      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 11       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 7       7      
American Robin 39       10      
Gray Catbird 2       2      
Northern Mockingbird 8       7      
Brown Thrasher 9       9      
European Starling 221       16      
Cedar Waxwing 25       1      
Palm Warbler 6       3      
Pine Warbler 11       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 16       6      
Eastern Towhee 6       6      
Savannah Sparrow 2       2      
Song Sparrow 73       12      
Swamp Sparrow 6       3      
White-throated Sparrow 56       12      
Dark-eyed Junco 139       10      
Northern Cardinal 83       23      
Red-winged Blackbird 50       10      
Common Grackle 267       15      
Brown-headed Cowbird 37       7      
Purple Finch 1       1      
House Finch 93       11      
American Goldfinch 27       2      
House Sparrow 55       11      
Total 2,354             

A total of 66 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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