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2011 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
Snow Goose 23       4      
Canada Goose 3,272       127      
Mute Swan 2       2      
Wood Duck 51       10      
Gadwall 18       2      
American Wigeon 20       5      
American Black Duck 54       12      
Mallard 990       76      
Northern Pintail 10       4      
Green-winged Teal 11       3      
Canvasback 7       2      
Redhead 2       1      
Ring-necked Duck 242       14      
Lesser Scaup 13       2      
White-winged Scoter 1       1      
Bufflehead 58       6      
Common Goldeneye 13       2      
Hooded Merganser 63       21      
Common Merganser 68       6      
Red-breasted Merganser 1       1      
Ruddy Duck 4       1      
Northern Bobwhite 3       1      
Ruffed Grouse 1       1      
Wild Turkey 128       23      
Pied-billed Grebe 3       3      
Red-necked Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 62       3      
Great Blue Heron 50       29      
Black Vulture 120       32      
Turkey Vulture 608       121      
Bald Eagle 29       13      
Northern Harrier 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 13       12      
Cooper's Hawk 31       27      
Red-shouldered Hawk 47       37      
Red-tailed Hawk 79       60      
Rough-legged Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 17       14      
Merlin 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
American Coot 55       9      
Killdeer 33       18      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
American Woodcock 5       3      
Bonaparte's Gull 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 379       19      
Herring Gull 31       5      
Rock Pigeon 570       44      
Mourning Dove 1,926       378      
Eastern Screech-Owl 6       5      
Great Horned Owl 6       5      
Barred Owl 14       11      
Short-eared Owl 1       1      
Belted Kingfisher 21       17      
Red-headed Woodpecker 17       15      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 395       289      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 15       15      
Downy Woodpecker 610       355      
Hairy Woodpecker 182       134      
Northern Flicker 77       56      
Pileated Woodpecker 136       97      
Eastern Phoebe 5       5      
Loggerhead Shrike 1       1      
Blue Jay 902       318      
American Crow 2,115       325      
Fish Crow 8       3      
Common Raven 53       26      
Horned Lark 19       2      
Tree Swallow 2       1      
Carolina Chickadee 741       220      
Black-capped Chickadee 960       276      
Tufted Titmouse 1,203       437      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 54       38      
White-breasted Nuthatch 669       345      
Brown Creeper 54       38      
Carolina Wren 270       172      
Winter Wren 52       26      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 23       11      
Eastern Bluebird 224       88      
Hermit Thrush 2       1      
American Robin 2,265       209      
Gray Catbird 5       5      
Northern Mockingbird 116       84      
European Starling 4,195       234      
American Pipit 47       2      
Cedar Waxwing 170       9      
Lapland Longspur 3       1      
Pine Warbler 2       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 17       8      
Eastern Towhee 87       48      
American Tree Sparrow 97       28      
Chipping Sparrow 14       8      
Field Sparrow 56       14      
Savannah Sparrow 8       1      
Fox Sparrow 35       20      
Song Sparrow 479       205      
Swamp Sparrow 23       8      
White-throated Sparrow 533       149      
White-crowned Sparrow 79       36      
Dark-eyed Junco 2,224       353      
Northern Cardinal 2,112       455      
Red-winged Blackbird 670       71      
Eastern Meadowlark 4       3      
Rusty Blackbird 46       3      
Common Grackle 1,990       82      
Brown-headed Cowbird 49       15      
Purple Finch 270       73      
House Finch 1,120       235      
Common Redpoll 1       1      
Pine Siskin 174       33      
American Goldfinch 2,837       284      
Evening Grosbeak 1       1      
House Sparrow 1,215       176      
Total 38,903             

A total of 113 species were reported.

See list of localities in West Virginia with reports.

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