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2008 Results: Bakersfield, 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 64       3      
Wood Duck 26       2      
Gadwall 114       3      
American Wigeon 23       2      
Mallard 162       3      
Cinnamon Teal 48       3      
Northern Shoveler 7,020       2      
Green-winged Teal 8       2      
Canvasback 11       1      
Lesser Scaup 40       1      
Bufflehead 50       1      
Common Merganser 6       2      
Ruddy Duck 115       3      
Pied-billed Grebe 3       2      
Eared Grebe 90       1      
Western Grebe 2       2      
Clark's Grebe 2       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 193       3      
Great Blue Heron 9       3      
Great Egret 8       3      
Snowy Egret 7       2      
Cattle Egret 25       3      
Green Heron 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 18       3      
Turkey Vulture 177       7      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 7       2      
Red-tailed Hawk 23       5      
Ferruginous Hawk 1       1      
Golden Eagle 1       1      
American Kestrel 11       5      
American Coot 417       4      
Killdeer 68       3      
Black-necked Stilt 118       3      
Greater Yellowlegs 1       1      
Least Sandpiper 94       3      
Long-billed Dowitcher 32       1      
Ring-billed Gull 48       3      
California Gull 11       1      
Rock Pigeon 142       5      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 11       2      
Mourning Dove 161       20      
Rose-ringed Parakeet 51       5      
Anna's Hummingbird 10       9      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Acorn Woodpecker 20       3      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 5       3      
Downy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 19       5      
Black Phoebe 13       7      
Say's Phoebe 7       3      
Loggerhead Shrike 3       2      
Western Scrub-Jay 32       10      
American Crow 15       1      
Common Raven 84       10      
Horned Lark 9       1      
Tree Swallow 24       2      
Barn Swallow 4       1      
White-breasted Nuthatch 2       1      
Brown Creeper 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 11       6      
American Robin 29       4      
Northern Mockingbird 12       6      
California Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 250       5      
American Pipit 12       3      
Orange-crowned Warbler 9       6      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 105       11      
Chipping Sparrow 10       1      
Lark Sparrow 92       2      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 4       2      
Song Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 147       11      
Dark-eyed Junco 47       3      
Red-winged Blackbird 55       3      
Western Meadowlark 54       4      
Brewer's Blackbird 147       7      
Great-tailed Grackle 58       3      
House Finch 189       18      
Red Crossbill 2       1      
Lesser Goldfinch 84       7      
American Goldfinch 77       5      
House Sparrow 250       18      
Total 11,319             

A total of 86 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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