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2007 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 303       16      
Tundra Swan 39       2      
Wood Duck 5       3      
Gadwall 22       3      
American Black Duck 2       1      
Mallard 69       13      
Green-winged Teal 8       2      
Canvasback 6       1      
Redhead 4       1      
Ring-necked Duck 2       1      
Greater Scaup 115       4      
Lesser Scaup 97       1      
Bufflehead 46       6      
Common Goldeneye 18       1      
Hooded Merganser 63       8      
Red-breasted Merganser 6       1      
Ruddy Duck 1,031       3      
Red-throated Loon 1       1      
Common Loon 14       4      
Pied-billed Grebe 4       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 12       5      
Great Cormorant 13       7      
Brown Pelican 4       2      
Great Blue Heron 23       13      
Great Egret 15       4      
Snowy Egret 4       2      
Black Vulture 17       5      
Turkey Vulture 9       5      
Osprey 3       2      
Bald Eagle 4       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       3      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Killdeer 6       3      
Willet 6       1      
Sanderling 102       3      
Ring-billed Gull 157       8      
Herring Gull 142       9      
Rock Pigeon 5       1      
Mourning Dove 177       49      
Great Horned Owl 4       3      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 7       4      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 33       25      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       2      
Downy Woodpecker 31       20      
Hairy Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 8       5      
Pileated Woodpecker 3       3      
Blue Jay 77       30      
American Crow 30       13      
Tree Swallow 4       1      
Carolina Chickadee 58       24      
Black-capped Chickadee 74       22      
Tufted Titmouse 107       42      
White-breasted Nuthatch 24       17      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 5       2      
Brown Creeper 4       4      
Carolina Wren 57       27      
House Wren 7       3      
Winter Wren 2       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2       1      
Eastern Bluebird 63       16      
Hermit Thrush 2       2      
American Robin 44       7      
Northern Mockingbird 22       19      
Brown Thrasher 23       16      
European Starling 147       22      
Cedar Waxwing 5       2      
Pine Warbler 11       7      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 27       13      
Eastern Towhee 20       9      
American Tree Sparrow 7       2      
Chipping Sparrow 2       1      
Field Sparrow 7       1      
Fox Sparrow 2       2      
Song Sparrow 38       11      
Swamp Sparrow 3       2      
White-throated Sparrow 140       26      
White-crowned Sparrow 24       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 126       27      
Northern Cardinal 169       43      
Red-winged Blackbird 159       17      
Common Grackle 62       13      
Boat-tailed Grackle 12       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 20       4      
Purple Finch 41       9      
House Finch 141       32      
American Goldfinch 138       26      
House Sparrow 36       9      
Total 4,600             

A total of 93 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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