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2008 Results: West Virginia

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See list of localities in West Virginia with reports.


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Canada Goose 2,262       93      
Mute Swan 2       2      
Trumpeter Swan 2       1      
Tundra Swan 1       1      
Wood Duck 22       5      
Gadwall 11       3      
American Wigeon 3       1      
American Black Duck 15       6      
Mallard 896       62      
Northern Pintail 2       1      
Green-winged Teal 3       1      
Canvasback 61       6      
Redhead 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 112       7      
Greater Scaup 3       2      
Lesser Scaup 39       4      
Long-tailed Duck 1       1      
Bufflehead 104       11      
Common Goldeneye 29       5      
Hooded Merganser 131       14      
Common Merganser 58       3      
Ruddy Duck 9       2      
Ring-necked Pheasant 1       1      
Ruffed Grouse 6       5      
Wild Turkey 509       38      
Common Loon 5       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 22       9      
Horned Grebe 2       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 64       7      
Great Blue Heron 61       24      
Black Vulture 38       18      
Turkey Vulture 212       63      
Bald Eagle 18       10      
Northern Harrier 4       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 18       18      
Cooper's Hawk 24       23      
Red-shouldered Hawk 38       30      
Red-tailed Hawk 101       68      
Rough-legged Hawk 1       1      
Golden Eagle 2       2      
American Kestrel 38       28      
Peregrine Falcon 2       1      
American Coot 15       8      
Killdeer 63       20      
Ring-billed Gull 168       11      
Herring Gull 8       3      
Rock Pigeon 1,186       44      
Mourning Dove 3,042       422      
Great Horned Owl 2       1      
Barred Owl 3       3      
Long-eared Owl 12       1      
Short-eared Owl 3       1      
Belted Kingfisher 15       11      
Red-headed Woodpecker 34       20      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 404       283      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 35       27      
Downy Woodpecker 693       346      
Hairy Woodpecker 225       133      
Northern Flicker 84       53      
Pileated Woodpecker 115       83      
Eastern Phoebe 3       3      
Blue Jay 1,340       349      
American Crow 2,313       296      
Fish Crow 2       2      
Common Raven 56       30      
Carolina Chickadee 670       205      
Black-capped Chickadee 1,092       284      
Tufted Titmouse 1,318       412      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 107       80      
White-breasted Nuthatch 777       367      
Brown Creeper 43       29      
Carolina Wren 378       206      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 14       9      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Eastern Bluebird 215       79      
Hermit Thrush 3       2      
American Robin 896       121      
Gray Catbird 5       5      
Northern Mockingbird 136       104      
Brown Thrasher 2       2      
European Starling 4,057       235      
Cedar Waxwing 27       4      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 8       5      
Eastern Towhee 77       51      
American Tree Sparrow 92       22      
Chipping Sparrow 15       11      
Field Sparrow 93       18      
Fox Sparrow 26       15      
Song Sparrow 512       219      
Swamp Sparrow 7       3      
White-throated Sparrow 620       139      
White-crowned Sparrow 97       27      
Dark-eyed Junco 2,477       342      
Northern Cardinal 2,627       463      
Red-winged Blackbird 412       57      
Eastern Meadowlark 14       3      
Rusty Blackbird 1       1      
Common Grackle 222       41      
Brown-headed Cowbird 8       5      
Purple Finch 350       82      
House Finch 1,276       243      
Common Redpoll 5       5      
Pine Siskin 10       7      
American Goldfinch 2,597       300      
Evening Grosbeak 9       5      
House Sparrow 1,469       182      
Total 37,519             

A total of 106 species were reported.

See list of localities in West Virginia with reports.

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