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2012 Results: Powhatan, 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
Snow Goose 6       1      
Canada Goose 60       4      
Ring-necked Duck 7       1      
Bufflehead 10       2      
Wild Turkey 37       5      
Pied-billed Grebe 3       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 17       5      
Turkey Vulture 29       3      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Bald Eagle 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       3      
Killdeer 15       4      
Ring-billed Gull 6       1      
Rock Pigeon 13       1      
Mourning Dove 69       14      
Barred Owl 6       3      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 24       11      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 8       5      
Downy Woodpecker 23       14      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 9       3      
Pileated Woodpecker 8       5      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 2       1      
Blue Jay 40       11      
American Crow 119       18      
Carolina Chickadee 50       15      
Tufted Titmouse 59       17      
White-breasted Nuthatch 17       10      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Winter Wren 3       1      
Carolina Wren 19       12      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 2       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2       2      
Eastern Bluebird 44       7      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 232       6      
Northern Mockingbird 10       6      
European Starling 212       3      
Cedar Waxwing 35       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 12       3      
Eastern Towhee 3       3      
American Tree Sparrow 5       1      
Field Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 13       6      
White-throated Sparrow 128       13      
White-crowned Sparrow 1       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 81       18      
Northern Cardinal 102       20      
Red-winged Blackbird 9       3      
Eastern Meadowlark 8       2      
Common Grackle 232       10      
Purple Finch 15       6      
House Finch 30       7      
American Goldfinch 33       11      
Total 1,885             

A total of 59 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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