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2006 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
Snow Goose 30       2      
Canada Goose 828       42      
Mute Swan 3       3      
Wood Duck 4       1      
Gadwall 32       1      
American Wigeon 3       1      
American Black Duck 3       1      
Mallard 146       27      
White-winged Scoter 2       1      
Bufflehead 30       6      
Common Goldeneye 2       1      
Hooded Merganser 20       5      
Ruddy Duck 11       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 10       5      
Great Blue Heron 15       11      
Black Vulture 8       1      
Turkey Vulture 26       15      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 4       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 22       19      
Red-tailed Hawk 21       19      
Killdeer 4       1      
Ring-billed Gull 117       14      
Herring Gull 59       6      
Great Black-backed Gull 5       1      
Rock Pigeon 80       9      
Mourning Dove 593       166      
Barred Owl 4       4      
Rufous Hummingbird 4       4      
Belted Kingfisher 4       3      
Red-headed Woodpecker 13       8      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 155       119      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 8       8      
Downy Woodpecker 196       127      
Hairy Woodpecker 23       17      
Northern Flicker 27       25      
Pileated Woodpecker 16       12      
Eastern Phoebe 32       3      
Blue Jay 289       129      
American Crow 165       61      
Fish Crow 2       1      
Tree Swallow 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 269       122      
Black-capped Chickadee 182       60      
Tufted Titmouse 277       143      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 7       7      
White-breasted Nuthatch 185       118      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 17       11      
Brown Creeper 18       17      
Carolina Wren 229       142      
House Wren 35       16      
Winter Wren 7       6      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 4       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 11       10      
Eastern Bluebird 170       49      
Hermit Thrush 3       3      
American Robin 809       109      
Gray Catbird 2       1      
Northern Mockingbird 73       63      
Brown Thrasher 20       19      
European Starling 593       78      
Cedar Waxwing 117       10      
Pine Warbler 10       9      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 70       38      
Eastern Towhee 98       68      
American Tree Sparrow 23       6      
Chipping Sparrow 31       10      
Field Sparrow 15       6      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 3       3      
Song Sparrow 160       83      
Swamp Sparrow 3       2      
White-throated Sparrow 537       127      
White-crowned Sparrow 21       7      
Dark-eyed Junco 1,240       186      
Northern Cardinal 789       219      
Red-winged Blackbird 137       31      
Rusty Blackbird 3       2      
Common Grackle 2,165       71      
Boat-tailed Grackle 173       7      
Brown-headed Cowbird 29       7      
Baltimore Oriole 8       6      
Purple Finch 103       33      
House Finch 693       128      
Pine Siskin 11       4      
American Goldfinch 872       126      
House Sparrow 318       77      
Total 13,561             

A total of 88 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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