Great Backyard Bird Count
Home Submit your bird checklist Explore the results

2009 Results: Alpine, 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
Wood Duck 27       4      
Gadwall 1       1      
Eurasian Wigeon 6       2      
American Wigeon 92       2      
Mallard 55       3      
Green-winged Teal 34       1      
Canvasback 1       1      
Redhead 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 28       3      
Bufflehead 24       4      
Common Goldeneye 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 28       4      
Common Merganser 2       2      
Ruddy Duck 1       1      
California Quail 23       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 2       2      
Wild Turkey 20       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       2      
Eared Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 33       2      
American Bittern 1       1      
Least Bittern 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Great Egret 17       1      
Snowy Egret 11       1      
Green Heron 3       1      
Turkey Vulture 38       7      
Osprey 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 15       5      
Red-tailed Hawk 18       5      
American Kestrel 16       6      
Merlin 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Prairie Falcon 1       1      
American Coot 8       3      
Killdeer 15       5      
Western Gull 2       1      
California Gull 17       1      
Rock Pigeon 14       1      
Band-tailed Pigeon 32       3      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 3       1      
Mourning Dove 73       5      
Common Ground-Dove 2       2      
Greater Roadrunner 3       2      
Barn Owl 10       4      
Western Screech-Owl 3       1      
Great Horned Owl 7       2      
Long-eared Owl 2       1      
Common Poorwill 8       1      
Vaux's Swift 1       1      
White-throated Swift 2       2      
Anna's Hummingbird 71       7      
Costa's Hummingbird 17       3      
Rufous Hummingbird 6       2      
Allen's Hummingbird 5       2      
Belted Kingfisher 2       2      
Acorn Woodpecker 58       6      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 19       3      
Northern Flicker 20       1      
Black Phoebe 1       1      
Say's Phoebe 2       1      
Cassin's Kingbird 4       1      
Steller's Jay 2       2      
Western Scrub-Jay 17       3      
American Crow 246       3      
Common Raven 9       4      
Oak Titmouse 14       3      
Bushtit 120       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 2       1      
Brown Creeper 3       2      
Rock Wren 10       1      
Canyon Wren 4       2      
Bewick's Wren 7       3      
House Wren 1       1      
California Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 6       4      
Wrentit 23       3      
Western Bluebird 45       1      
American Robin 7       3      
Northern Mockingbird 4       1      
California Thrasher 11       2      
European Starling 38       1      
Cedar Waxwing 105       2      
Phainopepla 4       2      
Common Yellowthroat 3       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 50       2      
Spotted Towhee 28       2      
California Towhee 45       4      
Lark Sparrow 23       1      
Savannah Sparrow 8       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 131       6      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 3       1      
Dark-eyed Junco 19       6      
Northern Cardinal 2       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 108       3      
Brewer's Blackbird 4       1      
Great-tailed Grackle 12       3      
Brown-headed Cowbird 4       1      
House Finch 299       6      
Pine Siskin 15       2      
Lesser Goldfinch 208       6      
House Sparrow 144       5      
Total 2,702             

A total of 104 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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