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2008 Results: Escondido, 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
Mallard 112       3      
Blue-winged Teal 8       1      
Lesser Scaup 50       1      
California Quail 22       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 1       1      
Western Grebe 6       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 8       3      
Great Blue Heron 1       1      
Great Egret 5       2      
Cattle Egret 71       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 22       1      
Turkey Vulture 1       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 4       4      
Cooper's Hawk 2       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 13       7      
Red-tailed Hawk 14       8      
American Kestrel 2       2      
American Coot 150       2      
Ring-billed Gull 54       2      
California Gull 22       2      
Mourning Dove 134       15      
Common Ground-Dove 3       3      
Greater Roadrunner 1       1      
Great Horned Owl 1       1      
Long-eared Owl 2       1      
Anna's Hummingbird 28       9      
Costa's Hummingbird 3       3      
Acorn Woodpecker 14       5      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 5       4      
White-headed Woodpecker 1       1      
Black Phoebe 15       7      
Cassin's Kingbird 1       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 23       11      
American Crow 169       16      
Common Raven 1       1      
Cliff Swallow 3       1      
Mountain Chickadee 23       1      
Oak Titmouse 5       5      
Bushtit 26       3      
Red-breasted Nuthatch 2       1      
Pygmy Nuthatch 2       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Western Bluebird 18       2      
American Robin 3       1      
Northern Mockingbird 8       7      
California Thrasher 2       1      
European Starling 18       3      
Common Yellowthroat 3       2      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 16       7      
Spotted Towhee 6       4      
California Towhee 34       9      
Chipping Sparrow 22       4      
Brewer's Sparrow 7       1      
Lark Sparrow 33       4      
Savannah Sparrow 4       2      
Song Sparrow 8       3      
White-crowned Sparrow 177       12      
Dark-eyed Junco 14       4      
Red-winged Blackbird 7       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 25       1      
House Finch 273       19      
Pine Siskin 9       5      
Lesser Goldfinch 244       11      
Lawrence's Goldfinch 8       6      
American Goldfinch 29       4      
House Sparrow 70       9      
Nutmeg Mannikin 4       2      
Total 2,074             

A total of 68 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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