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2005 Results: Sterling, 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 48       2      
Mallard 7       1      
Hooded Merganser 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 2       2      
Turkey Vulture 17       7      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4       4      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 7       6      
Red-tailed Hawk 2       2      
Ring-billed Gull 9       2      
Herring Gull 5       2      
Rock Pigeon 15       1      
Mourning Dove 79       19      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 9       6      
Hairy Woodpecker 3       2      
Northern Flicker 1       1      
Pileated Woodpecker 1       1      
Blue Jay 10       5      
American Crow 18       8      
Fish Crow 2       1      
Common Raven 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 15       6      
Black-capped Chickadee 10       4      
Tufted Titmouse 20       9      
White-breasted Nuthatch 4       2      
Carolina Wren 2       1      
American Robin 8       3      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 4       3      
European Starling 34       8      
American Tree Sparrow 2       1      
Field Sparrow 4       1      
Song Sparrow 3       2      
White-throated Sparrow 7       5      
Dark-eyed Junco 44       8      
Northern Cardinal 68       14      
Red-winged Blackbird 90       3      
Common Grackle 21       5      
Purple Finch 5       2      
House Finch 35       8      
American Goldfinch 95       10      
House Sparrow 24       8      
Total 745             

A total of 45 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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