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2006 Results: Norfolk, 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 98       8      
American Wigeon 6       1      
American Black Duck 3       1      
Mallard 20       6      
Northern Pintail 1       1      
Canvasback 8       1      
Greater Scaup 7       1      
Lesser Scaup 26       2      
Bufflehead 32       6      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 10       5      
Brown Pelican 3       3      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Great Egret 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 2       1      
Turkey Vulture 3       1      
Bald Eagle 4       3      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       2      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 48       5      
Herring Gull 75       11      
Great Black-backed Gull 6       2      
Rock Pigeon 73       10      
Mourning Dove 196       27      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 10       8      
Hairy Woodpecker 4       4      
Blue Jay 36       14      
American Crow 38       14      
Fish Crow 10       3      
Carolina Chickadee 49       21      
Black-capped Chickadee 3       1      
Tufted Titmouse 4       3      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 2       1      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 3       1      
Carolina Wren 25       17      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
American Robin 364       16      
Northern Mockingbird 10       7      
Brown Thrasher 9       7      
European Starling 102       15      
Cedar Waxwing 40       2      
Pine Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 8       5      
Eastern Towhee 21       12      
American Tree Sparrow 17       2      
Chipping Sparrow 9       4      
Saltmarsh Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 47       7      
White-throated Sparrow 77       18      
Dark-eyed Junco 62       8      
Northern Cardinal 61       21      
Red-winged Blackbird 67       8      
Common Grackle 771       15      
Boat-tailed Grackle 31       3      
Brown-headed Cowbird 11       2      
Baltimore Oriole 2       2      
Purple Finch 9       3      
House Finch 57       12      
Pine Siskin 1       1      
American Goldfinch 31       7      
House Sparrow 42       7      
Total 2,672             

A total of 67 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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