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2012 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 [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
 
Northern Cardinal 2,370       536      
Tufted Titmouse 1,588       528      
Mourning Dove 3,081       492      
Downy Woodpecker 858       459      
White-breasted Nuthatch 906       449      
Dark-eyed Junco 2,859       413      
American Crow 4,714       402      
Red-bellied Woodpecker 562       382      
Blue Jay 1,173       378      
American Goldfinch 3,620       368      
Black-capped Chickadee 1,274       349      
House Finch 1,363       291      
European Starling 5,966       272      
Song Sparrow 629       266      
Carolina Chickadee 833       254      
Carolina Wren 378       242      
House Sparrow 1,629       239      
Hairy Woodpecker 243       170      
White-throated Sparrow 533       159      
Turkey Vulture 958       155      
American Robin 903       152      
Eastern Bluebird 380       145      
Pileated Woodpecker 191       135      
Red-tailed Hawk 182       113      
Canada Goose 1,789       111      
Northern Mockingbird 159       103      
Mallard 807       74      
Northern Flicker 101       73      
Common Grackle 737       69      
Purple Finch 185       69      
Rock Pigeon 1,546       65      
Red-shouldered Hawk 86       55      
Eastern Towhee 82       45      
Red-winged Blackbird 215       42      
Common Raven 68       39      
Cooper's Hawk 41       37      
Great Blue Heron 77       36      
Brown Creeper 55       35      
Belted Kingfisher 42       34      
Black Vulture 126       31      
Wild Turkey 306       28      
Field Sparrow 90       24      
Red-headed Woodpecker 36       24      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 41       23      
Brown-headed Cowbird 53       20      
Pine Siskin 251       19      
White-crowned Sparrow 34       19      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 18       18      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 20       18      
American Tree Sparrow 41       17      
Bald Eagle 25       17      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 36       17      
American Kestrel 16       13      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 18       13      
Killdeer 27       13      
Ring-billed Gull 253       13      
Winter Wren 21       12      
Common Merganser 109       11      
Pied-billed Grebe 15       11      
Fox Sparrow 12       10      
Hooded Merganser 56       10      
Chipping Sparrow 14       9      
Cedar Waxwing 165       8      
Ring-necked Duck 47       8      
American Coot 45       7      
Bufflehead 91       7      
American Black Duck 42       6      
Barred Owl 7       6      
Eastern Phoebe 15       6      
Eastern Screech-Owl 6       6      
Ruffed Grouse 7       5      
Double-crested Cormorant 15       4      
Eastern Meadowlark 4       4      
Northern Harrier 5       4      
Rough-legged Hawk 4       4      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 4       4      
Ruddy Duck 11       4      
Rusty Blackbird 8       4      
American Wigeon 9       3      
Common Goldeneye 20       3      
Golden Eagle 3       3      
Great Horned Owl 3       3      
Hermit Thrush 3       3      
Swamp Sparrow 3       3      
Wood Duck 9       3      
American Woodcock 3       2      
Canvasback 4       2      
Northern Pintail 4       2      
Red Crossbill 2       2      
Brown Thrasher 1       1      
Fish Crow 1       1      
Gadwall 3       1      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Herring Gull 1       1      
Mute Swan 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Sandhill Crane 1       1      
Snow Goose 1       1      
Tundra Swan 6       1      
Total 45,357             

A total of 99 species were reported.

See list of localities in West Virginia with reports.

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