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2010 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 65       8      
Mute Swan 2       1      
American Black Duck 2       1      
Mallard 25       8      
Canvasback 559       5      
Redhead 4       1      
Ring-necked Duck 73       3      
Bufflehead 27       9      
Hooded Merganser 22       4      
Common Loon 7       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 6       3      
Double-crested Cormorant 48       11      
Great Blue Heron 16       12      
Tricolored Heron 3       1      
Black Vulture 3       2      
Turkey Vulture 27       6      
Bald Eagle 11       5      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 9       7      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 9       6      
Merlin 1       1      
Killdeer 7       2      
Ring-billed Gull 375       10      
Herring Gull 143       9      
Great Black-backed Gull 7       1      
Rock Pigeon 42       4      
Mourning Dove 297       60      
Monk Parakeet 4       1      
Great Horned Owl 7       3      
Barred Owl 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 9       5      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 59       42      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 9       8      
Downy Woodpecker 70       48      
Hairy Woodpecker 3       3      
Northern Flicker 8       7      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       2      
Blue Jay 115       47      
American Crow 28       9      
Fish Crow 3       2      
Carolina Chickadee 209       66      
Tufted Titmouse 125       50      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 8       5      
White-breasted Nuthatch 55       30      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 2       1      
Brown Creeper 5       5      
Carolina Wren 100       49      
House Wren 19       6      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 7       7      
Eastern Bluebird 13       6      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 220       40      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 28       24      
Brown Thrasher 17       13      
European Starling 281       32      
Cedar Waxwing 13       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 4       4      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
American Redstart 1       1      
Pine Warbler 30       14      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 28       14      
Yellow-throated Warbler 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 43       25      
American Tree Sparrow 12       4      
Chipping Sparrow 4       2      
Field Sparrow 16       3      
Savannah Sparrow 2       2      
Fox Sparrow 6       3      
Song Sparrow 13       9      
Swamp Sparrow 3       1      
White-throated Sparrow 349       40      
White-crowned Sparrow 10       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 187       34      
Northern Cardinal 362       75      
Red-winged Blackbird 369       29      
Common Grackle 1,825       43      
Boat-tailed Grackle 169       10      
Brown-headed Cowbird 144       22      
Baltimore Oriole 4       2      
Purple Finch 9       4      
House Finch 168       36      
Pine Siskin 1       1      
American Goldfinch 153       24      
House Sparrow 136       38      
Total 7,268             

A total of 87 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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