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2007 Results: Virginia Beach, 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 37       2      
Brant 609       2      
Canada Goose 453       44      
Mute Swan 2       1      
Wood Duck 92       12      
Gadwall 50       6      
American Wigeon 75       5      
American Black Duck 20       4      
Mallard 779       74      
Blue-winged Teal 4       1      
Northern Shoveler 290       16      
Northern Pintail 47       3      
Green-winged Teal 65       4      
Redhead 12       3      
Ring-necked Duck 75       6      
Greater Scaup 54       3      
Lesser Scaup 2,313       12      
Harlequin Duck 2       1      
Surf Scoter 13       2      
White-winged Scoter 6       1      
Black Scoter 9       1      
Long-tailed Duck 11       2      
Bufflehead 316       20      
Hooded Merganser 198       39      
Common Merganser 18       6      
Red-breasted Merganser 45       10      
Ruddy Duck 9       3      
Red-throated Loon 1       1      
Common Loon 10       5      
Pied-billed Grebe 22       13      
Northern Gannet 6       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 373       38      
Great Cormorant 8       5      
Brown Pelican 61       23      
Great Blue Heron 90       59      
Great Egret 38       22      
Snowy Egret 4       3      
Little Blue Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 18       10      
Turkey Vulture 27       13      
Osprey 2       2      
Bald Eagle 10       7      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 13       11      
Cooper's Hawk 5       5      
Red-shouldered Hawk 3       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 18       14      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
American Coot 203       9      
Killdeer 7       3      
Ruddy Turnstone 10       1      
Sanderling 98       2      
Purple Sandpiper 4       1      
Dunlin 3       1      
Black-legged Kittiwake 7       2      
Bonaparte's Gull 1       1      
Laughing Gull 55       10      
Ring-billed Gull 1,289       40      
Herring Gull 968       34      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 3       1      
Great Black-backed Gull 146       15      
Forster's Tern 10       2      
Rock Pigeon 267       42      
Mourning Dove 1,085       192      
Eastern Screech-Owl 2       1      
Great Horned Owl 3       2      
Belted Kingfisher 16       15      
Red-headed Woodpecker 8       7      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 102       78      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 122       91      
Hairy Woodpecker 10       9      
Northern Flicker 43       26      
Pileated Woodpecker 18       14      
Eastern Phoebe 3       2      
Blue Jay 328       125      
American Crow 499       114      
Fish Crow 15       6      
Common Raven 6       1      
Carolina Chickadee 399       154      
Black-capped Chickadee 115       34      
Tufted Titmouse 217       108      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 3       3      
White-breasted Nuthatch 34       23      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 22       15      
Brown Creeper 8       5      
Carolina Wren 271       143      
House Wren 66       21      
Winter Wren 16       8      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 3       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 10       8      
Eastern Bluebird 47       10      
Hermit Thrush 2       2      
American Robin 1,073       121      
Gray Catbird 7       4      
Northern Mockingbird 120       81      
Brown Thrasher 86       72      
European Starling 1,081       93      
Cedar Waxwing 82       10      
Lapland Longspur 2       1      
Orange-crowned Warbler 2       2      
Pine Warbler 50       20      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 172       79      
Yellow-throated Warbler 4       4      
Eastern Towhee 35       26      
American Tree Sparrow 82       10      
Chipping Sparrow 75       15      
Field Sparrow 14       7      
Vesper Sparrow 2       1      
Savannah Sparrow 10       3      
Fox Sparrow 2       2      
Song Sparrow 118       52      
Swamp Sparrow 13       2      
White-throated Sparrow 416       92      
White-crowned Sparrow 13       4      
Dark-eyed Junco 461       100      
Northern Cardinal 444       188      
Red-winged Blackbird 982       90      
Eastern Meadowlark 5       1      
Rusty Blackbird 193       12      
Common Grackle 1,968       113      
Boat-tailed Grackle 71       9      
Brown-headed Cowbird 248       32      
Baltimore Oriole 1       1      
Purple Finch 61       19      
House Finch 599       132      
Pine Siskin 11       7      
American Goldfinch 381       81      
House Sparrow 151       48      
Total 21,900             

A total of 131 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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