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2006 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 160       7      
Mallard 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 65       1      
Bufflehead 2       1      
Hooded Merganser 10       2      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 4       2      
Turkey Vulture 14       7      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 4       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       3      
Ring-billed Gull 62       6      
Rock Pigeon 10       3      
Mourning Dove 100       16      
Snowy Owl 3       3      
Short-eared Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 2       2      
Downy Woodpecker 11       9      
Hairy Woodpecker 3       3      
Blue Jay 19       6      
American Crow 18       5      
Common Raven 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 11       6      
Black-capped Chickadee 1       1      
Tufted Titmouse 10       5      
White-breasted Nuthatch 3       3      
Carolina Wren 9       7      
American Robin 31       8      
Northern Mockingbird 3       2      
European Starling 40       8      
Cedar Waxwing 20       1      
American Tree Sparrow 4       1      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 7       5      
White-throated Sparrow 54       9      
Dark-eyed Junco 70       12      
Northern Cardinal 77       11      
Red-winged Blackbird 2       1      
Common Grackle 9       1      
Purple Finch 1       1      
House Finch 68       12      
American Goldfinch 62       10      
House Sparrow 54       13      
Total 1,037             

A total of 45 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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