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2006 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 86       6      
Wood Duck 1       1      
Gadwall 19       1      
Mallard 169       6      
Blue-winged Teal 1       1      
Northern Shoveler 3       1      
Redhead 10       1      
Ring-necked Duck 2       1      
Bufflehead 2       1      
Hooded Merganser 1       1      
Common Loon 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 2       1      
Black Vulture 2       1      
Turkey Vulture 24       12      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 5       5      
Red-tailed Hawk 9       8      
American Coot 3       1      
Killdeer 3       1      
American Woodcock 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 50       3      
Rock Pigeon 161       12      
Mourning Dove 171       35      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 2       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 19       16      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 30       18      
Hairy Woodpecker 4       3      
Northern Flicker 7       7      
Pileated Woodpecker 6       5      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 67       23      
American Crow 97       27      
Fish Crow 2       2      
Carolina Chickadee 42       20      
Black-capped Chickadee 32       11      
Tufted Titmouse 51       21      
White-breasted Nuthatch 22       13      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 27       21      
House Wren 16       3      
Eastern Bluebird 17       5      
American Robin 36       8      
Northern Mockingbird 24       18      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 113       9      
Cedar Waxwing 11       2      
Eastern Towhee 5       3      
Chipping Sparrow 16       4      
Field Sparrow 12       3      
Fox Sparrow 2       1      
Song Sparrow 25       10      
White-throated Sparrow 59       9      
White-crowned Sparrow 22       4      
Dark-eyed Junco 78       16      
Northern Cardinal 140       33      
Red-winged Blackbird 11       2      
Common Grackle 6       3      
Purple Finch 38       12      
House Finch 57       12      
American Goldfinch 173       20      
House Sparrow 49       7      
Total 2,051             

A total of 63 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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