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2012 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
 
Northern Cardinal 11,209       2,960      
Carolina Chickadee 6,859       2,504      
Tufted Titmouse 6,462       2,428      
Mourning Dove 9,288       2,322      
Dark-eyed Junco 13,007       2,105      
Downy Woodpecker 2,976       1,834      
American Crow 9,782       1,810      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 2,378       1,685      
Blue Jay 4,323       1,671      
Carolina Wren 2,761       1,643      
House Finch 6,199       1,589      
American Goldfinch 10,410       1,550      
White-breasted Nuthatch 2,510       1,491      
American Robin 15,926       1,474      
White-throated Sparrow 7,248       1,424      
Eastern Bluebird 3,075       1,010      
European Starling 13,751       917      
Song Sparrow 2,039       872      
Turkey Vulture 3,366       853      
Canada Goose 23,308       768      
Northern Mockingbird 1,082       757      
House Sparrow 3,335       727      
Common Grackle 19,882       676      
Red-winged Blackbird 6,867       559      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1,411       469      
Mallard 3,821       411      
Hairy Woodpecker 536       410      
Northern Flicker 624       398      
Pileated Woodpecker 526       390      
Purple Finch 1,245       364      
Red-tailed Hawk 537       361      
Black Vulture 1,683       353      
Eastern Towhee 536       334      
Great Blue Heron 610       310      
Ring-billed Gull 11,250       301      
Red-shouldered Hawk 425       260      
Bald Eagle 398       235      
Black-capped Chickadee 562       217      
Brown Thrasher 258       212      
Chipping Sparrow 713       202      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 229       190      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1,065       180      
White-crowned Sparrow 655       175      
Cooper's Hawk 189       170      
Cedar Waxwing 2,906       165      
Field Sparrow 538       156      
Hooded Merganser 1,442       153      
Bufflehead 1,846       149      
Double-crested Cormorant 3,332       149      
Rock Pigeon 1,655       143      
Red-headed Woodpecker 203       142      
Belted Kingfisher 157       139      
Herring Gull 2,698       130      
Brown Creeper 137       122      
Fish Crow 675       101      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 100       96      
Hermit Thrush 112       94      
Brown-headed Nuthatch 142       91      
Killdeer 280       89      
Great Egret 154       83      
House Wren 194       81      
Pine Warbler 118       73      
Ring-necked Duck 2,383       73      
Wild Turkey 614       69      
Pine Siskin 147       68      
Fox Sparrow 131       67      
Great Black-backed Gull 850       63      
Pied-billed Grebe 130       62      
Brown Pelican 362       59      
Eastern Phoebe 89       57      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 94       57      
American Kestrel 77       56      
American Wigeon 354       55      
Red-breasted Merganser 361       54      
Northern Shoveler 674       51      
Wood Duck 254       50      
American Tree Sparrow 118       49      
Common Raven 92       48      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 72       48      
American Coot 648       46      
Winter Wren 87       46      
Common Loon 133       44      
Eastern Meadowlark 230       44      
American Black Duck 545       43      
Gadwall 455       41      
Gray Catbird 41       37      
Savannah Sparrow 70       36      
Barred Owl 53       35      
Green-winged Teal 809       35      
Great Horned Owl 47       32      
Rusty Blackbird 374       32      
Swamp Sparrow 88       32      
Northern Harrier 41       31      
Ruddy Duck 4,032       28      
Tundra Swan 831       27      
Northern Pintail 507       26      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 54       24      
Laughing Gull 150       23      
Common Merganser 126       21      
Lesser Scaup 384       21      
Mute Swan 61       20      
Forster's Tern 113       19      
American Woodcock 79       17      
Boat-tailed Grackle 229       15      
Snow Goose 3,069       15      
Eastern Screech-Owl 15       14      
Baltimore Oriole 20       12      
Redhead 70       12      
Sanderling 312       10      
Tree Swallow 22       10      
Bonaparte's Gull 69       9      
Canvasback 365       9      
Horned Grebe 15       9      
Northern Gannet 11,211       9      
Peregrine Falcon 11       9      
Lesser Black-backed Gull 29       8      
Red-throated Loon 37       8      
Great Cormorant 31       7      
Snowy Egret 19       7      
Surf Scoter 94       7      
Barn Owl 7       6      
Common Goldeneye 26       6      
Greater Yellowlegs 38       6      
Horned Lark 116       6      
Osprey 7       6      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 7       5      
Dunlin 402       5      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 7       5      
Golden Eagle 11       5      
Little Blue Heron 6       5      
Merlin 5       5      
Purple Sandpiper 28       5      
Ruddy Turnstone 81       5      
Black Scoter 41       4      
Common Yellowthroat 5       4      
Rough-legged Hawk 8       4      
Wilson's Snipe 6       4      
American Oystercatcher 22       3      
American Pipit 94       3      
Anhinga 7       3      
Brant 24       3      
Common Redpoll 4       3      
Northern Bobwhite 36       3      
Ruffed Grouse 5       3      
Willet 93       3      
American Bittern 2       2      
Clapper Rail 2       2      
Glaucous Gull 4       2      
Greater Scaup 57       2      
Long-tailed Duck 28       2      
Marbled Godwit 187       2      
Orange-crowned Warbler 2       2      
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 2       2      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 2       2      
Saltmarsh Sparrow 5       2      
Sedge Wren 6       2      
Short-billed Dowitcher 212       2      
Short-eared Owl 2       2      
Snow Bunting 5       2      
Vesper Sparrow 2       2      
Black-bellied Plover 1       1      
Evening Grosbeak 1       1      
Green Heron 1       1      
Iceland Gull 1       1      
Lark Sparrow 1       1      
Lesser Yellowlegs 10       1      
Long-eared Owl 1       1      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Northern Saw-whet Owl 1       1      
Palm Warbler 2       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 1       1      
Rose-breasted Grosbeak 1       1      
Rufous Hummingbird 1       1      
Seaside Sparrow 2       1      
Tricolored Heron 3       1      
Virginia Rail 1       1      
Western Tanager 1       1      
White-winged Scoter 1       1      
Total 266,018             

A total of 178 species were reported.

See list of localities in Virginia with reports.

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