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2009 Results: Benicia, 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 3       1      
Mallard 7       2      
Greater Scaup 63       2      
Bufflehead 23       2      
Turkey Vulture 17       4      
White-tailed Kite 1       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 2       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 2       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 6       3      
American Kestrel 4       3      
American Coot 10       2      
Western Gull 8       1      
California Gull 31       5      
Rock Pigeon 33       1      
Mourning Dove 15       4      
Great Horned Owl 2       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 8       4      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 2       2      
Northern Flicker 2       1      
Black Phoebe 1       1      
Hutton's Vireo 5       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 13       5      
American Crow 23       4      
Common Raven 2       1      
Cliff Swallow 20       1      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 3       1      
Oak Titmouse 2       1      
Bushtit 2       1      
Bewick's Wren 2       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
American Robin 38       5      
Northern Mockingbird 6       4      
European Starling 67       6      
Cedar Waxwing 66       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 4       2      
Townsend's Warbler 6       1      
Spotted Towhee 1       1      
California Towhee 1       1      
Song Sparrow 2       1      
Lincoln's Sparrow 3       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 27       5      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 6       2      
Dark-eyed Junco 9       1      
Red-winged Blackbird 13       2      
Brewer's Blackbird 7       2      
Brown-headed Cowbird 6       1      
House Finch 52       4      
Pine Siskin 3       1      
Lesser Goldfinch 12       2      
American Goldfinch 26       4      
House Sparrow 61       4      
Total 732             

A total of 54 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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