Birds of Virginia

Please note: this list was verified by Katie Martin of VDGIF as a good list of birds to focus on.

  1. American black duck
  2. American coot
  3. American crow
  4. American goldfinch
  5. American kestrel
  6. American redstart
  7. American robin
  8. American woodcock
  9. Ash-throated flycatcher
  10. Bald eagle
  11. Baltimore oriole
  12. Barn owl
  13. Barred owl
  14. Belted kingfisher
  15. Black vulture
  16. Blue-gray gnatcatcher
  17. Blue jay
  18. Brown creeper
  19. Brown-headed cowbird
  20. Brown thrasher
  21. Canada goose
  22. Carolina chickadee
  23. Carolina wren
  24. Cedar waxwing
  25. Chimney swift
  26. Chipping sparrow
  27. Common grackle
  28. Common raven
  29. Common yellow throat
  30. Cooper’s hawk
  31. Dark-eyed junco
  32. Double-crested comorant
  33. Downy woodpecker
  34. Eastern bluebird
  35. Eastern kingbird
  36. Eastern meadowlark
  37. Eastern phoebe
  38. Eastern screech owl
  39. Eastern towhee
  40. Eastern whip-poor-will
  41. Eastern wood pewee
  42. Field sparrow
  43. Gray catbird
  44. Great blue heron
  45. Great crested flycatcher
  46. Great egret
  47. Green heron
  48. Great horned owl
  49. Hermit thrush
  50. Herring gull
  51. House finch
  52. House sparrow
  53. House wren
  54. Indigo bunting
  55. Killdeer
  56. Little blue heron
  57. Loggerhead shrike
  58. Mallard
  59. Mourning dove
  60. Northern bobwhite
  61. Northern cardinal
  62. Northern flicker
  63. Northern harrier
  64. Northern mockingbird
  65. Osprey
  66. Ovenbird
  67. Peregrine falcon
  68. Pine siskin
  69. Piping plover
  70. Pileated woodpecker
  71. Prothonotary warbler
  72. Purple martin
  73. Red-bellied woodpecker
  74. Red-breasted nuthatch
  75. Red-eyed vireo
  76. Red-headed woodpecker
  77. Red-shouldered hawk
  78. Red-winged blackbird
  79. Rose-breasted grosbeak
  80. Ruby throated hummingbird
  81. Ruffed grouse
  82. Scarlet tanager
  83. Song sparrow
  84. Summer tanager
  85. Tree swallow
  86. Tufted titmouse
  87. Turkey vulture
  88. White-breasted nuthatch
  89. White-throated sparrow
  90. White-eyed vireo
  91. Wild turkey
  92. Wood duck
  93. Wood thrush