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2006 Results: Newport News, 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 79       3      
Mute Swan 11       1      
Mallard 23       2      
Lesser Scaup 1       1      
Bufflehead 4       1      
Northern Bobwhite 1       1      
Wild Turkey 5       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 5       2      
Snowy Egret 2       1      
Black Vulture 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 23       6      
Bald Eagle 2       1      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       3      
American Kestrel 2       2      
Black-bellied Plover 3       1      
Ring-billed Gull 70       3      
Herring Gull 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 59       5      
Mourning Dove 216       30      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 24       12      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       2      
Downy Woodpecker 16       11      
Northern Flicker 8       5      
Pileated Woodpecker 3       2      
Eastern Phoebe 5       2      
Blue Jay 45       21      
American Crow 20       8      
Fish Crow 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 41       10      
Black-capped Chickadee 13       7      
Tufted Titmouse 51       13      
White-breasted Nuthatch 8       5      
Brown Creeper 2       2      
Carolina Wren 22       13      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 8       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 3       3      
Eastern Bluebird 3       1      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 148       19      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 22       17      
Brown Thrasher 3       3      
European Starling 117       15      
Pine Warbler 9       6      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 11       5      
Eastern Towhee 22       7      
American Tree Sparrow 26       1      
Chipping Sparrow 16       2      
Field Sparrow 3       1      
Fox Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 16       9      
White-throated Sparrow 84       14      
Dark-eyed Junco 161       21      
Northern Cardinal 193       25      
Red-winged Blackbird 818       15      
Common Grackle 1,893       23      
Boat-tailed Grackle 23       3      
Brown-headed Cowbird 254       12      
Purple Finch 17       2      
House Finch 104       15      
American Goldfinch 209       15      
House Sparrow 59       14      
Total 5,007             

A total of 66 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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