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2004 Results: West Virginia

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

See list of localities in West Virginia with reports.


Species [alphabetic]
[taxonomic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
American Black Duck 53       10      
American Coot 12       3      
American Crow 13,231       141      
American Goldfinch 3,103       208      
American Kestrel 12       8      
American Robin 783       54      
American Tree Sparrow 49       14      
Bald Eagle 9       3      
Barred Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 5       5      
Black Vulture 44       8      
Black-capped Chickadee 552       144      
Blue Jay 836       212      
Brown Creeper 18       13      
Brown-headed Cowbird 59       7      
Bufflehead 68       2      
Canada Goose 1,074       43      
Canvasback 6       3      
Carolina Chickadee 510       155      
Carolina Wren 219       123      
Chipping Sparrow 4       4      
Common Goldeneye 11       2      
Common Grackle 66       10      
Common Raven 9       5      
Cooper's Hawk 4       4      
Dark-eyed Junco 1,847       196      
Double-crested Cormorant 15       4      
Downy Woodpecker 446       218      
Eastern Bluebird 142       47      
Eastern Phoebe 1       1      
Eastern Screech-Owl 7       1      
Eastern Towhee 101       35      
European Starling 3,009       148      
Field Sparrow 26       7      
Fox Sparrow 2       2      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 12       7      
Gray Catbird 5       4      
Great Blue Heron 30       17      
Great Horned Owl 8       7      
Hairy Woodpecker 122       70      
Hermit Thrush 9       5      
Herring Gull 41       4      
Hooded Merganser 21       3      
Horned Lark 6       1      
House Finch 964       150      
House Sparrow 687       110      
Killdeer 39       7      
Lesser Scaup 2       1      
Mallard 833       40      
Mourning Dove 2,131       219      
Northern Cardinal 1,556       264      
Northern Flicker 27       16      
Northern Mockingbird 83       58      
Northern Pintail 13       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 3       3      
Pileated Woodpecker 67       48      
Pine Siskin 91       11      
Purple Finch 130       31      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 293       187      
Red-breasted Merganser 8       1      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 27       7      
Red-shouldered Hawk 22       16      
Red-tailed Hawk 46       31      
Red-winged Blackbird 1       1      
Redhead 6       1      
Ring-billed Gull 275       8      
Ring-necked Duck 13       2      
Rock Pigeon 518       42      
Rough-legged Hawk 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2       2      
Ruffed Grouse 9       3      
Savannah Sparrow 4       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 6       6      
Snow Goose 3       2      
Song Sparrow 381       163      
Surf Scoter 1       1      
Swamp Sparrow 16       6      
Tufted Titmouse 712       227      
Turkey Vulture 160       29      
Vesper Sparrow 3       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 492       205      
White-crowned Sparrow 18       7      
White-throated Sparrow 255       88      
Wild Turkey 177       15      
Wood Duck 12       6      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 8       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 43       8      
Total 36,726             

A total of 87 species were reported.

See list of localities in West Virginia with reports.

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