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2005 Results: Yorktown, 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 104       8      
Wood Duck 2       1      
Gadwall 27       4      
American Black Duck 3       1      
Mallard 31       9      
Blue-winged Teal 2       1      
Northern Pintail 2       1      
Green-winged Teal 3       2      
Lesser Scaup 4       1      
Hooded Merganser 13       5      
Red-breasted Merganser 9       1      
Ruddy Duck 15       1      
Common Loon 3       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 11       5      
Great Cormorant 3       3      
Great Blue Heron 9       8      
Great Egret 6       5      
Black Vulture 2       2      
Turkey Vulture 14       6      
Osprey 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       3      
American Kestrel 1       1      
American Coot 25       1      
Laughing Gull 11       4      
Ring-billed Gull 62       6      
Herring Gull 6       3      
Rock Pigeon 1       1      
Mourning Dove 201       48      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Barred Owl 3       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 29       23      
Downy Woodpecker 25       20      
Hairy Woodpecker 5       4      
Pileated Woodpecker 4       2      
Blue Jay 32       22      
American Crow 13       4      
Common Raven 4       1      
Carolina Chickadee 71       31      
Black-capped Chickadee 22       11      
Tufted Titmouse 67       38      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 5       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 18       13      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Carolina Wren 66       29      
House Wren 9       7      
Marsh Wren 4       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 8       4      
Eastern Bluebird 8       6      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
American Robin 148       24      
Northern Mockingbird 18       13      
Brown Thrasher 10       10      
European Starling 219       14      
Cedar Waxwing 12       1      
Pine Warbler 6       5      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 16       11      
Eastern Towhee 9       3      
American Tree Sparrow 7       3      
Chipping Sparrow 20       6      
Field Sparrow 4       2      
Fox Sparrow 11       9      
Song Sparrow 16       13      
White-throated Sparrow 103       25      
Dark-eyed Junco 126       41      
Northern Cardinal 132       47      
Red-winged Blackbird 22       9      
Common Grackle 600       26      
Boat-tailed Grackle 9       4      
Brown-headed Cowbird 63       9      
Purple Finch 11       5      
House Finch 68       23      
Pine Siskin 4       2      
American Goldfinch 123       29      
House Sparrow 22       8      
Total 2,751             

A total of 76 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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