Great Backyard Bird Count
Home Submit your bird checklist Explore the results

2002 Results: Staunton, 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 413       4      
Wood Duck 1       1      
Gadwall 23       2      
American Wigeon 4       1      
American Black Duck 4       2      
Mallard 17       2      
Green-winged Teal 13       1      
Redhead 13       1      
Ring-necked Duck 2       1      
Hooded Merganser 2       1      
Ruddy Duck 7       2      
Great Blue Heron 5       3      
Black Vulture 9       6      
Turkey Vulture 40       8      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 6       6      
American Kestrel 3       2      
American Coot 1       1      
Killdeer 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 64       7      
Mourning Dove 114       18      
Eastern Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Short-eared Owl 3       2      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 18       15      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 24       17      
Hairy Woodpecker 6       5      
Northern Flicker 2       1      
Pileated Woodpecker 5       4      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 54       12      
American Crow 114       17      
Fish Crow 7       3      
Common Raven 1       1      
Horned Lark 32       2      
Carolina Chickadee 56       23      
Black-capped Chickadee 26       4      
Tufted Titmouse 63       21      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 5       3      
White-breasted Nuthatch 30       17      
Brown Creeper 12       3      
Carolina Wren 18       12      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 5       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 3       2      
Eastern Bluebird 44       6      
American Robin 51       6      
Northern Mockingbird 18       12      
European Starling 638       13      
Cedar Waxwing 17       3      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 3       2      
Eastern Towhee 1       1      
American Tree Sparrow 3       2      
Chipping Sparrow 13       3      
Field Sparrow 4       2      
Savannah Sparrow 30       1      
Song Sparrow 35       6      
Swamp Sparrow 1       1      
White-throated Sparrow 168       16      
White-crowned Sparrow 48       4      
Dark-eyed Junco 125       18      
Northern Cardinal 173       22      
Red-winged Blackbird 36       5      
Eastern Meadowlark 9       2      
Common Grackle 7       4      
Brown-headed Cowbird 3       2      
Purple Finch 47       2      
House Finch 132       16      
Pine Siskin 7       1      
American Goldfinch 165       20      
Evening Grosbeak 1       1      
House Sparrow 89       6      
Total 3,106             

A total of 76 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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