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2000 Results: Aptos, California

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

Other years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Canada Goose 2       1      
Gadwall 2       1      
Mallard 30       1      
Cinnamon Teal 4       1      
Northern Shoveler 12       1      
Green-winged Teal 6       1      
Lesser Scaup 20       1      
Surf Scoter 15       1      
Bufflehead 110       1      
Common Goldeneye 2       1      
California Quail 51       5      
Pied-billed Grebe 5       1      
Eared Grebe 3       1      
Western Grebe 11       1      
Great Blue Heron 12       1      
Great Egret 3       1      
Snowy Egret 10       1      
Bald Eagle 3       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 6       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 9       3      
American Kestrel 1       1      
American Coot 250       1      
American Avocet 4       1      
Willet 150       1      
Whimbrel 2       1      
Marbled Godwit 250       1      
Ring-billed Gull 55       1      
Western Gull 5       1      
California Gull 7       1      
Herring Gull 5       1      
Rock Pigeon 75       1      
Mourning Dove 34       8      
Great Horned Owl 2       1      
Black-chinned Hummingbird 1       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 8       2      
Allen's Hummingbird 3       2      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Acorn Woodpecker 10       1      
Black Phoebe 1       1      
Steller's Jay 5       3      
Western Scrub-Jay 22       9      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 8       4      
Bushtit 8       1      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 4       1      
American Robin 14       2      
Northern Mockingbird 2       2      
California Thrasher 6       3      
European Starling 22       2      
Spotted Towhee 6       2      
California Towhee 12       6      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 6       4      
White-throated Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 48       7      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 68       6      
Dark-eyed Junco 15       4      
Red-winged Blackbird 8       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 20       2      
Purple Finch 2       1      
House Finch 22       2      
Lesser Goldfinch 1       1      
House Sparrow 9       2      
Total 1,492             

A total of 64 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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