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2001 Results: Virginia

Other years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012

See list of localities in Virginia with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Snow Goose 240       11      
Brant 148       5      
Canada Goose 7,078       289      
Mute Swan 63       18      
Tundra Swan 728       18      
Wood Duck 138       26      
Gadwall 180       6      
American Wigeon 475       36      
American Black Duck 247       19      
Mallard 3,918       279      
Northern Shoveler 173       18      
Northern Pintail 42       4      
Green-winged Teal 185       5      
Canvasback 275       16      
Redhead 6       3      
Ring-necked Duck 856       28      
Greater Scaup 12       3      
Lesser Scaup 58       6      
Surf Scoter 200       4      
Long-tailed Duck 20       3      
Bufflehead 731       63      
Common Goldeneye 12       3      
Hooded Merganser 573       82      
Common Merganser 231       14      
Red-breasted Merganser 748       19      
Ruddy Duck 936       16      
Northern Bobwhite 46       6      
Ring-necked Pheasant 4       2      
Ruffed Grouse 3       2      
Wild Turkey 186       24      
Red-throated Loon 44       5      
Common Loon 16       13      
Pied-billed Grebe 62       24      
Horned Grebe 3       2      
Red-necked Grebe 2       2      
Northern Gannet 385       5      
Double-crested Cormorant 1,284       77      
Great Cormorant 154       15      
Brown Pelican 50       19      
Great Blue Heron 297       157      
Great Egret 38       24      
Snowy Egret 35       13      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 11       1      
Black Vulture 298       89      
Turkey Vulture 1,398       311      
Osprey 16       10      
Bald Eagle 58       39      
Northern Harrier 14       13      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 35       34      
Cooper's Hawk 38       31      
Red-shouldered Hawk 85       65      
Red-tailed Hawk 234       169      
Rough-legged Hawk 4       2      
Golden Eagle 2       1      
American Kestrel 51       47      
Merlin 7       7      
Peregrine Falcon 6       5      
Clapper Rail 1       1      
American Coot 359       25      
Killdeer 99       33      
American Oystercatcher 4       2      
Greater Yellowlegs 4       1      
Willet 4       1      
Lesser Yellowlegs 6       1      
Ruddy Turnstone 42       2      
Purple Sandpiper 34       3      
Common Snipe 4       2      
American Woodcock 11       5      
Bonaparte's Gull 131       4      
Laughing Gull 207       18      
Ring-billed Gull 4,444       143      
Herring Gull 2,504       117      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 12       3      
Great Black-backed Gull 99       24      
Common Tern 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 1,639       166      
Mourning Dove 6,925       1,389      
Eastern Screech-Owl 9       5      
Great Horned Owl 14       13      
Barred Owl 16       15      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 56       53      
Red-headed Woodpecker 68       44      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 981       745      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 136       113      
Downy Woodpecker 1,304       857      
Hairy Woodpecker 148       99      
Northern Flicker 339       203      
Pileated Woodpecker 238       174      
Eastern Phoebe 35       25      
Blue Jay 2,522       903      
American Crow 50,995       1,099      
Fish Crow 413       47      
Common Raven 6       4      
Carolina Chickadee 3,372       1,268      
Black-capped Chickadee 805       228      
Tufted Titmouse 3,209       1,232      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 26       16      
White-breasted Nuthatch 1,097       586      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 88       55      
Brown Creeper 38       28      
Carolina Wren 1,405       805      
Winter Wren 54       27      
Marsh Wren 14       5      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 67       43      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 121       88      
Eastern Bluebird 1,021       308      
Hermit Thrush 99       51      
American Robin 11,666       883      
Gray Catbird 43       30      
Northern Mockingbird 660       463      
Brown Thrasher 172       141      
European Starling 10,090       646      
American Pipit 113       1      
Cedar Waxwing 2,999       153      
Lapland Longspur 13       2      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Palm Warbler 9       9      
Pine Warbler 151       89      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 797       293      
Yellow-breasted Chat 2       2      
Eastern Towhee 122       92      
American Tree Sparrow 26       10      
Chipping Sparrow 207       66      
Field Sparrow 171       56      
Savannah Sparrow 18       10      
Fox Sparrow 46       20      
Song Sparrow 993       430      
Swamp Sparrow 105       19      
White-throated Sparrow 3,061       595      
White-crowned Sparrow 234       42      
Dark-eyed Junco 4,895       865      
Northern Cardinal 4,287       1,352      
Painted Bunting 1       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 3,932       260      
Eastern Meadowlark 109       27      
Rusty Blackbird 382       18      
Brewer's Blackbird 1       1      
Common Grackle 21,160       566      
Boat-tailed Grackle 516       44      
Brown-headed Cowbird 830       109      
Orchard Oriole 2       2      
Baltimore Oriole 3       3      
Purple Finch 1,071       246      
House Finch 5,010       985      
Pine Siskin 104       37      
American Goldfinch 4,972       783      
Evening Grosbeak 3       2      
House Sparrow 2,674       458      
Total 190,017             

A total of 149 species were reported.

See list of localities in Virginia with reports.

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