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2009 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 381       19      
Mute Swan 1       1      
Wood Duck 7       3      
Gadwall 20       2      
American Wigeon 22       5      
American Black Duck 14       2      
Mallard 149       13      
Northern Pintail 700       1      
Green-winged Teal 32       1      
Ring-necked Duck 95       2      
Bufflehead 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 38       4      
Common Merganser 1       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 9       1      
Common Loon 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 3       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 31       8      
Great Cormorant 2       1      
Great Blue Heron 19       8      
Black Vulture 79       20      
Turkey Vulture 152       50      
Bald Eagle 27       13      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4       4      
Cooper's Hawk 5       5      
Northern Goshawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 25       19      
Red-tailed Hawk 17       13      
Killdeer 16       4      
Ring-billed Gull 196       11      
Herring Gull 27       4      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 1       1      
Forster's Tern 18       1      
Rock Pigeon 8       2      
Mourning Dove 304       109      
Great Horned Owl 4       4      
Barred Owl 6       5      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 13       7      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 122       88      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 8       7      
Downy Woodpecker 106       82      
Hairy Woodpecker 24       16      
Northern Flicker 46       29      
Pileated Woodpecker 13       12      
Eastern Phoebe 7       4      
Blue Jay 147       77      
American Crow 233       62      
Fish Crow 4       3      
Tree Swallow 3       1      
Carolina Chickadee 253       122      
Tufted Titmouse 232       120      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 3       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 106       72      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 1       1      
Brown Creeper 6       6      
Carolina Wren 187       104      
House Wren 3       2      
Winter Wren 13       3      
Marsh Wren 4       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 15       14      
Eastern Bluebird 139       64      
Hermit Thrush 9       9      
American Robin 534       68      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 59       47      
Brown Thrasher 49       43      
European Starling 400       49      
Cedar Waxwing 43       5      
Pine Warbler 5       5      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 155       80      
Eastern Towhee 39       27      
American Tree Sparrow 2       2      
Chipping Sparrow 42       16      
Field Sparrow 8       2      
Savannah Sparrow 7       3      
Fox Sparrow 8       5      
Song Sparrow 70       31      
Swamp Sparrow 6       2      
White-throated Sparrow 501       87      
White-crowned Sparrow 27       7      
Dark-eyed Junco 369       97      
Western Tanager 2       2      
Northern Cardinal 476       146      
Red-winged Blackbird 2,148       72      
Eastern Meadowlark 1       1      
Rusty Blackbird 76       2      
Common Grackle 1,983       66      
Boat-tailed Grackle 6       3      
Brown-headed Cowbird 66       14      
Baltimore Oriole 10       9      
Purple Finch 97       40      
House Finch 240       80      
Pine Siskin 96       25      
American Goldfinch 655       104      
House Sparrow 58       25      
Total 12,355             

A total of 96 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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