Birds and Bats!

Impacts on birds and bats by big powerlines

Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (A great resource for checking out the local birds and other wildlife within 3 miles of a location).  The protected status of a species is shown in the Status column with these values:

FE=Federal Endangered;    FT=Federal Threatened;    SE=State Endangered;    ST=State Threatened;    FP=Federal Proposed;    FC=Federal Candidate;    FS=Federal Species of Concern;    CC=Collection Concern

Sample output centered on Antioch Church (go to the site and enter your address to get a report for your area)

Observations reported or potential habitat occurs within a 3 mile radius around point Antioch Populated Place Prince William (at 38,51,32.4 -77,41,09.9) in 061 Fauquier County, 153 Prince William County, VA
601 Known or Likely Species ordered by Status Concern for Conservation
(displaying first 32) (32 species with Status* or Tier I** or Tier II** )
BOVA Code Status* Tier** Common Name Scientific Name
010032 FESE II Sturgeon, Atlantic Acipenser oxyrinchus
060003 FESE II Wedgemussel, dwarf Alasmidonta heterodon
060006 SE II Floater, brook Alasmidonta varicosa
030062 ST I Turtle, wood Glyptemys insculpta
040096 ST I Falcon, peregrine Falco peregrinus
040129 ST I Sandpiper, upland Bartramia longicauda
040293 ST I Shrike, loggerhead Lanius ludovicianus
040379 ST I Sparrow, Henslow’s Ammodramus henslowii
060081 ST II Floater, green Lasmigona subviridis
040292 ST Shrike, migrant loggerhead Lanius ludovicianus migrans
050022 FP Bat, northern long-eared Myotis septentrionalis
010038 FC IV Alewife Alosa pseudoharengus
010045 FC Herring, blueback Alosa aestivalis
100248 FS I Fritillary, regal Speyeria idalia idalia
040093 FS II Eagle, bald Haliaeetus leucocephalus
100154 FS II Butterfly, Persius duskywing Erynnis persius persius
100166 FS II Skipper, Dotted Hesperia attalus slossonae
060029 FS III Lance, yellow Elliptio lanceolata
030063 CC III Turtle, spotted Clemmys guttata
030012 CC IV Rattlesnake, timber Crotalus horridus
010077 I Shiner, bridle Notropis bifrenatus
040372 I Crossbill, red Loxia curvirostra
040225 I Sapsucker, yellow-bellied Sphyrapicus varius
040319 I Warbler, black-throated green Dendroica virens
040306 I Warbler, golden-winged Vermivora chrysoptera
040052 II Duck, American black Anas rubripes
040036 II Night-heron, yellow-crowned Nyctanassa violacea violacea
040213 II Owl, northern saw-whet Aegolius acadicus
040105 II Rail, king Rallus elegans
040320 II Warbler, cerulean Dendroica cerulea
040304 II Warbler, Swainson’s Limnothlypis swainsonii
040266 II Wren, winter Troglodytes troglodytes