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2005 Results: Roanoke, 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 164       3      
Gadwall 20       1      
American Wigeon 4       1      
American Black Duck 2       1      
Mallard 83       5      
Northern Shoveler 1       1      
Green-winged Teal 6       1      
Ring-necked Duck 4       1      
Bufflehead 3       1      
Hooded Merganser 3       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 9       3      
Turkey Vulture 33       6      
Bald Eagle 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 4       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 7       6      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Killdeer 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 143       5      
Rock Pigeon 57       5      
Mourning Dove 389       53      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 2       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 44       35      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 67       37      
Hairy Woodpecker 5       4      
Northern Flicker 8       8      
Pileated Woodpecker 11       8      
Blue Jay 77       26      
American Crow 118       32      
Common Raven 2       1      
Tree Swallow 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 87       35      
Black-capped Chickadee 43       12      
Tufted Titmouse 117       44      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 49       28      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 5       2      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 59       31      
House Wren 2       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 2       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 3       3      
Eastern Bluebird 16       6      
American Robin 11       4      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 36       28      
European Starling 298       24      
Cedar Waxwing 12       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 2       2      
Eastern Towhee 4       3      
American Tree Sparrow 20       2      
Chipping Sparrow 5       1      
Field Sparrow 14       3      
Fox Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 84       34      
White-throated Sparrow 220       32      
White-crowned Sparrow 4       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 157       30      
Northern Cardinal 382       55      
Red-winged Blackbird 17       2      
Common Grackle 7       5      
Boat-tailed Grackle 1       1      
Purple Finch 20       5      
House Finch 127       28      
Pine Siskin 2       1      
American Goldfinch 319       34      
House Sparrow 66       15      
Total 3,470             

A total of 69 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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