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2009 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
Brant 22       1      
Canada Goose 113       15      
American Wigeon 77       1      
American Black Duck 5       3      
Mallard 91       12      
Northern Shoveler 55       1      
Lesser Scaup 21       3      
Long-tailed Duck 18       1      
Bufflehead 104       9      
Hooded Merganser 38       8      
Red-breasted Merganser 5       1      
Ruddy Duck 16       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 71       7      
Brown Pelican 11       7      
Great Blue Heron 9       7      
Great Egret 2       2      
Snowy Egret 4       2      
Little Blue Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 5       3      
Bald Eagle 5       4      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       2      
American Coot 4       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 18       1      
Purple Sandpiper 31       2      
Laughing Gull 11       1      
Ring-billed Gull 564       14      
Herring Gull 39       12      
Great Black-backed Gull 6       4      
Rock Pigeon 35       6      
Mourning Dove 127       24      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 7       5      
Downy Woodpecker 15       12      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 4       1      
Blue Jay 53       26      
American Crow 90       20      
Carolina Chickadee 52       19      
Tufted Titmouse 14       4      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 2       2      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 4       2      
Carolina Wren 12       7      
House Wren 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 4       4      
Eastern Bluebird 2       1      
American Robin 164       16      
Gray Catbird 4       1      
Northern Mockingbird 23       11      
Brown Thrasher 11       5      
European Starling 113       13      
Cedar Waxwing 53       5      
Pine Warbler 4       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 6       4      
Eastern Towhee 30       8      
Chipping Sparrow 13       2      
Song Sparrow 21       9      
Swamp Sparrow 2       2      
White-throated Sparrow 57       15      
White-crowned Sparrow 2       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 43       7      
Northern Cardinal 83       28      
Red-winged Blackbird 62       10      
Common Grackle 353       19      
Boat-tailed Grackle 23       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 20       3      
Purple Finch 23       4      
House Finch 64       13      
Pine Siskin 3       1      
American Goldfinch 25       10      
House Sparrow 23       8      
Total 3,003             

A total of 76 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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