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2008 Results: West Chester, Pennsylvania

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 54       2      
Canada Goose 843       19      
Mute Swan 2       1      
Mallard 19       3      
Ring-necked Duck 40       1      
Bufflehead 15       1      
Ruddy Duck 3       1      
Great Blue Heron 2       2      
Black Vulture 1       1      
Turkey Vulture 92       15      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 3       3      
Cooper's Hawk 6       5      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 18       14      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 16       3      
Herring Gull 17       1      
Rock Pigeon 9       1      
Mourning Dove 234       41      
Eastern Screech-Owl 2       1      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Red-headed Woodpecker 5       5      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 43       29      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Downy Woodpecker 62       41      
Hairy Woodpecker 17       10      
Northern Flicker 10       8      
Pileated Woodpecker 2       2      
Blue Jay 102       30      
American Crow 179       30      
Fish Crow 2       2      
Carolina Chickadee 23       8      
Black-capped Chickadee 80       28      
Tufted Titmouse 104       40      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 16       12      
White-breasted Nuthatch 50       31      
Brown Creeper 3       3      
Carolina Wren 27       16      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 28       8      
American Robin 262       12      
Northern Mockingbird 12       10      
European Starling 582       22      
Eastern Towhee 3       1      
American Tree Sparrow 12       3      
Field Sparrow 15       3      
Song Sparrow 41       18      
White-throated Sparrow 69       18      
White-crowned Sparrow 4       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 242       42      
Northern Cardinal 211       43      
Red-winged Blackbird 98       11      
Rusty Blackbird 4       1      
Common Grackle 450       12      
Brown-headed Cowbird 9       4      
Purple Finch 42       7      
House Finch 206       37      
Pine Siskin 12       4      
American Goldfinch 44       13      
House Sparrow 116       17      
Total 4,569             

A total of 61 species were reported.

See a summary for Pennsylvania.

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