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2008 Results: Chico, 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
Greater White-fronted Goose 784       2      
Snow Goose 9,770       4      
Canada Goose 44       4      
Tundra Swan 146       3      
Wood Duck 8       2      
Gadwall 1       1      
Eurasian Wigeon 2       1      
American Wigeon 88       1      
Mallard 11       4      
Cinnamon Teal 4       1      
Northern Shoveler 250       1      
Northern Pintail 450       1      
Green-winged Teal 2       1      
Canvasback 1       1      
Redhead 1       1      
Ring-necked Duck 3       1      
Lesser Scaup 2       1      
Bufflehead 4       1      
Common Goldeneye 1       1      
Hooded Merganser 1       1      
Common Merganser 2       2      
Ruddy Duck 13       1      
California Quail 7       1      
Ring-necked Pheasant 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 5       2      
Double-crested Cormorant 4       2      
American White Pelican 3       1      
American Bittern 1       1      
Great Blue Heron 3       3      
Great Egret 12       3      
Snowy Egret 1       1      
Cattle Egret 6       1      
White-faced Ibis 40       2      
Turkey Vulture 33       10      
Osprey 1       1      
White-tailed Kite 2       2      
Bald Eagle 4       2      
Northern Harrier 6       3      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 4       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 19       11      
Red-tailed Hawk 15       6      
Ferruginous Hawk 3       3      
American Kestrel 5       3      
Prairie Falcon 1       1      
American Coot 272       3      
Sandhill Crane 77       4      
Killdeer 26       5      
American Avocet 1       1      
Greater Yellowlegs 3       2      
Long-billed Curlew 52       1      
Least Sandpiper 3       1      
Ring-billed Gull 26       2      
California Gull 11       2      
Rock Pigeon 119       5      
Mourning Dove 52       4      
Great Horned Owl 3       2      
Burrowing Owl 1       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 22       15      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Lewis's Woodpecker 6       1      
Acorn Woodpecker 12       3      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 16       10      
Downy Woodpecker 4       3      
Hairy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 19       9      
Black Phoebe 16       7      
Western Scrub-Jay 69       19      
Yellow-billed Magpie 20       2      
American Crow 909       10      
Common Raven 11       4      
Horned Lark 4       1      
Tree Swallow 16       2      
Oak Titmouse 23       13      
Bushtit 63       5      
White-breasted Nuthatch 7       2      
Brown Creeper 3       2      
Bewick's Wren 4       3      
Marsh Wren 3       2      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 46       12      
Western Bluebird 52       4      
Hermit Thrush 21       6      
American Robin 660       15      
Northern Mockingbird 19       14      
European Starling 174       9      
American Pipit 34       4      
Cedar Waxwing 83       4      
Orange-crowned Warbler 5       5      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 80       8      
Spotted Towhee 39       9      
California Towhee 29       9      
Savannah Sparrow 51       5      
Fox Sparrow 7       4      
Song Sparrow 9       2      
Lincoln's Sparrow 11       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 189       19      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 87       12      
Dark-eyed Junco 96       12      
Red-winged Blackbird 108       3      
Western Meadowlark 90       9      
Brewer's Blackbird 237       7      
Brown-headed Cowbird 55       1      
Purple Finch 23       6      
House Finch 168       17      
Lesser Goldfinch 121       10      
American Goldfinch 134       8      
House Sparrow 142       10      
Total 16,411             

A total of 107 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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