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2001 Results: Portsmouth, 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 10       1      
Mallard 61       4      
Common Merganser 4       2      
Great Blue Heron 3       3      
Great Egret 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 1       1      
Killdeer 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 40       1      
Herring Gull 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 40       9      
Mourning Dove 82       12      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 7       4      
Blue Jay 16       8      
American Crow 89       5      
Carolina Chickadee 9       4      
Black-capped Chickadee 2       1      
Tufted Titmouse 4       2      
Carolina Wren 9       4      
American Robin 19       4      
Northern Mockingbird 7       5      
Brown Thrasher 3       3      
European Starling 170       8      
Cedar Waxwing 3       1      
Song Sparrow 8       4      
White-throated Sparrow 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 15       7      
Red-winged Blackbird 9       3      
Common Grackle 48       4      
Boat-tailed Grackle 15       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 6       1      
Purple Finch 2       1      
House Finch 14       3      
Total 703             

A total of 33 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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