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2008 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 210       21      
Wood Duck 12       1      
Gadwall 4       1      
Eurasian Wigeon 1       1      
American Wigeon 35       4      
American Black Duck 20       5      
Mallard 218       20      
Northern Shoveler 19       3      
Canvasback 50       1      
Ring-necked Duck 18       4      
Lesser Scaup 69       3      
Surf Scoter 19       1      
Bufflehead 102       8      
Hooded Merganser 66       12      
Red-breasted Merganser 21       2      
Common Loon 2       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 7       5      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Northern Gannet 7       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 21       7      
Great Cormorant 3       2      
Brown Pelican 13       2      
Great Blue Heron 12       8      
Great Egret 9       7      
Snowy Egret 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 2       1      
Turkey Vulture 4       3      
Bald Eagle 6       5      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3       3      
Cooper's Hawk 6       6      
Red-tailed Hawk 5       5      
American Coot 7       3      
Bonaparte's Gull 15       1      
Laughing Gull 39       5      
Ring-billed Gull 229       11      
Herring Gull 27       8      
Great Black-backed Gull 10       3      
Forster's Tern 4       1      
Rock Pigeon 76       9      
Mourning Dove 142       26      
Great Horned Owl 5       2      
Belted Kingfisher 4       4      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 9       5      
Downy Woodpecker 20       13      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 11       7      
Pileated Woodpecker 10       7      
Blue Jay 49       20      
American Crow 178       20      
Fish Crow 31       6      
Carolina Chickadee 87       27      
Tufted Titmouse 22       9      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 13       10      
White-breasted Nuthatch 5       3      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 6       3      
Brown Creeper 7       5      
Carolina Wren 29       16      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 7       6      
American Robin 476       26      
Gray Catbird 11       5      
Northern Mockingbird 47       13      
Brown Thrasher 26       12      
European Starling 101       14      
Cedar Waxwing 73       5      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Pine Warbler 11       7      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 88       11      
Eastern Towhee 11       9      
Chipping Sparrow 7       2      
Song Sparrow 73       14      
White-throated Sparrow 41       8      
Dark-eyed Junco 88       8      
Northern Cardinal 61       25      
Red-winged Blackbird 385       20      
Rusty Blackbird 55       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 10       1      
Common Grackle 238       20      
Boat-tailed Grackle 211       7      
Brown-headed Cowbird 31       5      
Purple Finch 21       7      
House Finch 55       17      
Pine Siskin 5       2      
American Goldfinch 24       8      
House Sparrow 136       15      
Total 4,296             

A total of 85 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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