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2007 Results: Newport News, 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 127       10      
Mute Swan 4       2      
Tundra Swan 40       4      
Wood Duck 2       1      
Gadwall 174       3      
American Wigeon 70       3      
American Black Duck 3       1      
Mallard 142       12      
Northern Shoveler 16       2      
Canvasback 27       1      
Redhead 3       2      
Ring-necked Duck 125       4      
Bufflehead 24       2      
Hooded Merganser 58       7      
Pied-billed Grebe 10       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 32       7      
Great Blue Heron 27       11      
Snowy Egret 2       2      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 9       5      
Turkey Vulture 35       16      
Bald Eagle 9       5      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4       4      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 6       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 8       6      
American Coot 12       4      
Laughing Gull 4       3      
Ring-billed Gull 421       9      
Herring Gull 64       7      
Great Black-backed Gull 2       2      
Rock Pigeon 110       12      
Mourning Dove 549       86      
Monk Parakeet 4       1      
Eastern Screech-Owl 2       2      
Great Horned Owl 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 4       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 16       6      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 57       36      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 74       49      
Hairy Woodpecker 6       5      
Northern Flicker 37       20      
Pileated Woodpecker 10       8      
Blue Jay 168       67      
American Crow 125       29      
Fish Crow 2       1      
Carolina Chickadee 145       49      
Black-capped Chickadee 62       24      
Tufted Titmouse 144       62      
White-breasted Nuthatch 33       21      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 8       4      
Brown Creeper 5       4      
Carolina Wren 103       58      
House Wren 11       5      
Winter Wren 4       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 5       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 5       3      
Eastern Bluebird 21       5      
Hermit Thrush 4       1      
American Robin 190       38      
Gray Catbird 3       1      
Northern Mockingbird 42       28      
Brown Thrasher 26       22      
European Starling 383       38      
Cedar Waxwing 45       3      
Pine Warbler 4       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 16       6      
Eastern Towhee 45       27      
American Tree Sparrow 15       1      
Chipping Sparrow 29       6      
Field Sparrow 36       4      
Vesper Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 43       14      
Swamp Sparrow 2       2      
White-throated Sparrow 260       54      
White-crowned Sparrow 9       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 364       45      
Northern Cardinal 270       78      
Red-winged Blackbird 216       18      
Rusty Blackbird 145       14      
Common Grackle 499       41      
Boat-tailed Grackle 41       5      
Brown-headed Cowbird 107       12      
Baltimore Oriole 2       2      
Purple Finch 64       18      
House Finch 164       50      
Pine Siskin 19       9      
American Goldfinch 251       49      
House Sparrow 207       36      
Total 6,680             

A total of 90 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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