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2011 Results: Richmond, 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 745       42      
Mute Swan 1       1      
Wood Duck 1       1      
Gadwall 2       1      
American Wigeon 32       3      
American Black Duck 2       1      
Mallard 2,245       26      
Northern Shoveler 25       1      
Northern Pintail 8       1      
Canvasback 5       1      
Ring-necked Duck 52       5      
Bufflehead 18       1      
Hooded Merganser 17       5      
Ruddy Duck 43       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Horned Grebe 4       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 42       7      
Great Blue Heron 36       8      
Black Vulture 37       13      
Turkey Vulture 132       40      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 5       4      
Cooper's Hawk 10       9      
Red-shouldered Hawk 30       24      
Red-tailed Hawk 24       20      
American Kestrel 2       1      
Killdeer 3       1      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 1,797       17      
Herring Gull 192       11      
Great Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 23       3      
Mourning Dove 430       117      
Barred Owl 4       3      
Belted Kingfisher 9       8      
Red-headed Woodpecker 19       17      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 135       110      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 9       8      
Downy Woodpecker 178       118      
Hairy Woodpecker 29       24      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 38       31      
Pileated Woodpecker 14       10      
Eastern Phoebe 6       6      
Blue Jay 227       112      
American Crow 282       92      
Fish Crow 3       3      
Carolina Chickadee 433       174      
Tufted Titmouse 337       162      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 6       5      
White-breasted Nuthatch 190       129      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 15       11      
Brown Creeper 14       13      
Carolina Wren 185       120      
House Wren 25       7      
Winter Wren 3       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 2       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 7       5      
Eastern Bluebird 213       91      
Hermit Thrush 11       10      
American Robin 626       151      
Gray Catbird 11       7      
Northern Mockingbird 73       58      
Brown Thrasher 15       14      
European Starling 1,735       72      
Cedar Waxwing 210       10      
Pine Warbler 20       14      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 90       65      
Eastern Towhee 49       40      
Chipping Sparrow 26       14      
Field Sparrow 33       6      
Savannah Sparrow 4       2      
Fox Sparrow 3       3      
Song Sparrow 113       64      
Swamp Sparrow 2       1      
White-throated Sparrow 442       106      
White-crowned Sparrow 21       10      
Dark-eyed Junco 668       147      
Northern Cardinal 586       193      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,726       36      
Common Grackle 1,506       70      
Brown-headed Cowbird 186       23      
Baltimore Oriole 7       4      
Purple Finch 69       19      
House Finch 456       143      
Pine Siskin 24       13      
American Goldfinch 526       117      
House Sparrow 183       48      
Total 17,772             

A total of 88 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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