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2012 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
Snow Goose 4       2      
Canada Goose 107       12      
Mute Swan 22       2      
Tundra Swan 20       2      
Wood Duck 8       2      
Gadwall 26       4      
American Wigeon 6       1      
American Black Duck 52       6      
Mallard 48       8      
Redhead 52       2      
Ring-necked Duck 4       1      
Lesser Scaup 21       2      
Bufflehead 13       3      
Hooded Merganser 94       4      
Red-breasted Merganser 14       2      
Ruddy Duck 272       1      
Wild Turkey 3       1      
Common Loon 11       6      
Pied-billed Grebe 3       3      
Horned Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 52       4      
Brown Pelican 26       4      
Great Blue Heron 19       11      
Great Egret 17       6      
Black Vulture 32       8      
Turkey Vulture 28       11      
Golden Eagle 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Bald Eagle 19       9      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 9       7      
American Coot 4       1      
Dunlin 2       1      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Bonaparte's Gull 3       1      
Ring-billed Gull 88       4      
Herring Gull 25       6      
Great Black-backed Gull 4       2      
Forster's Tern 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 16       3      
Mourning Dove 114       42      
Great Horned Owl 2       1      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Red-headed Woodpecker 5       2      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 46       35      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3       3      
Downy Woodpecker 42       28      
Hairy Woodpecker 4       3      
Northern Flicker 7       6      
Pileated Woodpecker 6       5      
American Kestrel 1       1      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Blue Jay 78       35      
American Crow 76       12      
Fish Crow 10       4      
Carolina Chickadee 134       50      
Tufted Titmouse 109       47      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 6       3      
White-breasted Nuthatch 32       20      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 2       2      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
House Wren 4       3      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Carolina Wren 70       42      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 5       1      
Eastern Bluebird 58       19      
Hermit Thrush 5       5      
American Robin 252       34      
Gray Catbird 2       2      
Northern Mockingbird 26       17      
Brown Thrasher 27       22      
European Starling 171       19      
Cedar Waxwing 66       7      
Pine Warbler 5       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 35       18      
Eastern Towhee 13       9      
Chipping Sparrow 18       4      
Field Sparrow 9       2      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 24       9      
White-throated Sparrow 79       31      
White-crowned Sparrow 5       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 160       28      
Northern Cardinal 163       53      
Red-winged Blackbird 145       20      
Rusty Blackbird 2       1      
Common Grackle 190       21      
Brown-headed Cowbird 47       10      
Baltimore Oriole 4       4      
Purple Finch 24       8      
House Finch 146       37      
Pine Siskin 4       2      
American Goldfinch 158       29      
House Sparrow 44       10      
Total 3,776             

A total of 95 species were reported.

See a summary for Virginia.

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