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2012 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
Snow Goose 22       1      
Canada Goose 597       55      
Mute Swan 6       3      
Tundra Swan 2       1      
Wood Duck 5       2      
Gadwall 65       8      
American Wigeon 48       4      
American Black Duck 10       2      
Mallard 141       31      
Northern Shoveler 2       1      
Northern Pintail 2       1      
Green-winged Teal 29       5      
Canvasback 312       1      
Ring-necked Duck 195       10      
Lesser Scaup 123       6      
Bufflehead 54       6      
Hooded Merganser 38       10      
Common Merganser 2       1      
Red-breasted Merganser 72       9      
Ruddy Duck 3,100       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 22       8      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 995       24      
Brown Pelican 17       6      
Great Blue Heron 55       28      
Great Egret 1       1      
Black Vulture 125       36      
Turkey Vulture 420       99      
Osprey 2       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 7       5      
Cooper's Hawk 8       7      
Bald Eagle 63       32      
Red-shouldered Hawk 58       31      
Red-tailed Hawk 16       15      
American Coot 17       5      
Killdeer 54       13      
American Woodcock 47       4      
Bonaparte's Gull 50       3      
Ring-billed Gull 1,031       35      
Herring Gull 162       11      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 3       2      
Great Black-backed Gull 16       6      
Forster's Tern 9       5      
Rock Pigeon 52       9      
Mourning Dove 364       156      
Great Horned Owl 6       3      
Barred Owl 7       6      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 15       13      
Red-headed Woodpecker 23       13      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 194       131      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 11       11      
Downy Woodpecker 144       103      
Hairy Woodpecker 18       17      
Northern Flicker 53       33      
Pileated Woodpecker 28       24      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 8       7      
Blue Jay 174       93      
American Crow 347       100      
Fish Crow 8       4      
Tree Swallow 2       2      
Carolina Chickadee 481       189      
Tufted Titmouse 481       192      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 14       3      
White-breasted Nuthatch 116       82      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 10       7      
Brown Creeper 5       5      
House Wren 25       11      
Winter Wren 12       5      
Carolina Wren 260       139      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 4       3      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 12       10      
Eastern Bluebird 180       77      
Hermit Thrush 29       25      
American Robin 1,251       90      
Gray Catbird 2       2      
Northern Mockingbird 85       53      
Brown Thrasher 49       43      
European Starling 779       77      
Cedar Waxwing 425       15      
Pine Warbler 5       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 303       94      
Eastern Towhee 95       51      
Chipping Sparrow 87       28      
Field Sparrow 7       4      
Savannah Sparrow 9       4      
Fox Sparrow 13       9      
Song Sparrow 107       47      
Swamp Sparrow 24       7      
White-throated Sparrow 902       160      
White-crowned Sparrow 6       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 677       140      
Western Tanager 1       1      
Northern Cardinal 842       210      
Red-winged Blackbird 1,506       100      
Eastern Meadowlark 13       2      
Rusty Blackbird 155       4      
Common Grackle 5,481       69      
Brown-headed Cowbird 100       22      
Baltimore Oriole 1       1      
Purple Finch 26       11      
House Finch 388       121      
Common Redpoll 1       1      
Pine Siskin 11       7      
American Goldfinch 388       109      
House Sparrow 87       26      
Total 24,917             

A total of 108 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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