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2008 Results: Williamsburg, 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 952       38      
Mute Swan 4       2      
Wood Duck 42       5      
Gadwall 21       1      
American Wigeon 13       2      
Mallard 130       20      
Northern Shoveler 6       1      
Green-winged Teal 50       5      
Canvasback 38       1      
Ring-necked Duck 11       3      
Bufflehead 5       1      
Hooded Merganser 22       8      
Common Merganser 1       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 7       1      
Ruddy Duck 130       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 8       4      
Double-crested Cormorant 132       6      
Great Cormorant 1       1      
Brown Pelican 25       4      
Great Blue Heron 24       17      
Great Egret 3       1      
Little Blue Heron 1       1      
Black Vulture 43       17      
Turkey Vulture 158       45      
Osprey 1       1      
Bald Eagle 19       13      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 6       6      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 24       18      
Red-tailed Hawk 18       15      
Killdeer 34       9      
Lesser Yellowlegs 3       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 5       1      
Ring-billed Gull 530       15      
Herring Gull 25       5      
Great Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 37       7      
Mourning Dove 288       91      
Great Horned Owl 3       2      
Barred Owl 5       4      
Belted Kingfisher 5       5      
Red-headed Woodpecker 14       9      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 87       63      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 10       6      
Downy Woodpecker 78       60      
Hairy Woodpecker 13       11      
Northern Flicker 35       24      
Pileated Woodpecker 18       15      
Blue Jay 112       48      
American Crow 269       61      
Fish Crow 1       1      
Carolina Chickadee 209       82      
Tufted Titmouse 204       93      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 18       13      
White-breasted Nuthatch 84       55      
Brown Creeper 3       3      
Carolina Wren 144       80      
Winter Wren 10       3      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 10       6      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 20       13      
Eastern Bluebird 149       47      
Hermit Thrush 7       5      
American Robin 968       71      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 29       24      
Brown Thrasher 22       19      
European Starling 515       41      
Cedar Waxwing 223       11      
Pine Warbler 15       10      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 184       48      
Yellow-breasted Chat 1       1      
Eastern Towhee 37       21      
Chipping Sparrow 54       13      
Field Sparrow 14       2      
Savannah Sparrow 10       3      
Song Sparrow 61       26      
Swamp Sparrow 6       2      
White-throated Sparrow 302       56      
White-crowned Sparrow 10       6      
Dark-eyed Junco 418       76      
Northern Cardinal 318       100      
Red-winged Blackbird 4,934       65      
Eastern Meadowlark 3       2      
Rusty Blackbird 180       4      
Common Grackle 744       50      
Boat-tailed Grackle 8       3      
Brown-headed Cowbird 88       16      
Baltimore Oriole 1       1      
Purple Finch 57       15      
House Finch 265       73      
Pine Siskin 1       1      
American Goldfinch 393       75      
House Sparrow 89       27      
Total 14,280             

A total of 94 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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