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2009 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 812       3      
Snow Goose 1,010       2      
Ross's Goose 10       1      
Canada Goose 46       3      
Tundra Swan 39       3      
Wood Duck 4       3      
Gadwall 36       2      
American Wigeon 55       2      
Mallard 33       2      
Northern Shoveler 539       2      
Northern Pintail 272       2      
Bufflehead 2       1      
Common Merganser 2       1      
Ruddy Duck 25       1      
California Quail 26       3      
Ring-necked Pheasant 3       2      
Great Blue Heron 8       5      
Great Egret 13       3      
White-faced Ibis 4       1      
Turkey Vulture 59       14      
White-tailed Kite 1       1      
Bald Eagle 4       1      
Northern Harrier 7       2      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 12       9      
Red-tailed Hawk 23       7      
Ferruginous Hawk 1       1      
American Kestrel 8       4      
American Coot 171       4      
Sandhill Crane 25       2      
Killdeer 5       2      
Long-billed Curlew 2       1      
Long-billed Dowitcher 12       1      
Ring-billed Gull 63       4      
California Gull 30       1      
Rock Pigeon 357       7      
Mourning Dove 28       5      
Western Screech-Owl 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 3       2      
Anna's Hummingbird 27       15      
Belted Kingfisher 1       1      
Acorn Woodpecker 46       5      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 19       10      
Downy Woodpecker 4       4      
Northern Flicker 33       12      
Black Phoebe 16       11      
Say's Phoebe 1       1      
Loggerhead Shrike 1       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 92       28      
Yellow-billed Magpie 36       6      
American Crow 116       11      
Common Raven 1       1      
Horned Lark 6       1      
Tree Swallow 130       1      
Mountain Chickadee 1       1      
Oak Titmouse 28       16      
Bushtit 22       2      
White-breasted Nuthatch 10       6      
Bewick's Wren 2       2      
House Wren 1       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 8       5      
Western Bluebird 13       3      
Hermit Thrush 4       4      
American Robin 1,144       24      
Northern Mockingbird 18       14      
European Starling 170       9      
American Pipit 20       2      
Cedar Waxwing 274       8      
Orange-crowned Warbler 4       4      
Common Yellowthroat 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 47       16      
Spotted Towhee 57       17      
California Towhee 11       8      
Savannah Sparrow 70       4      
Fox Sparrow 6       4      
Song Sparrow 6       5      
White-crowned Sparrow 266       25      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 101       18      
Dark-eyed Junco 192       25      
Red-winged Blackbird 289       5      
Western Meadowlark 56       6      
Brewer's Blackbird 333       5      
Brown-headed Cowbird 2       1      
Purple Finch 4       3      
House Finch 104       14      
Pine Siskin 12       4      
Lesser Goldfinch 436       19      
American Goldfinch 96       12      
House Sparrow 108       11      
Total 8,198             

A total of 90 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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