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2002 Results: Fair Oaks, 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 42       2      
Mallard 23       3      
Common Goldeneye 31       3      
Common Merganser 225       3      
Wild Turkey 9       2      
Pied-billed Grebe 4       2      
Western Grebe 7       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 10       3      
Great Blue Heron 3       3      
Great Egret 7       3      
Snowy Egret 11       2      
Green Heron 2       2      
Turkey Vulture 10       2      
Osprey 2       2      
White-tailed Kite 1       1      
Northern Harrier 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 5       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 3       3      
American Kestrel 2       1      
American Coot 85       2      
Killdeer 4       2      
Spotted Sandpiper 1       1      
Ring-billed Gull 138       3      
California Gull 19       3      
Herring Gull 3       2      
Rock Pigeon 25       3      
Mourning Dove 18       4      
Anna's Hummingbird 5       5      
Belted Kingfisher 3       3      
Acorn Woodpecker 11       3      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 4       3      
Northern Flicker 10       4      
Black Phoebe 12       7      
Western Scrub-Jay 16       10      
Yellow-billed Magpie 29       7      
American Crow 80       7      
Tree Swallow 28       3      
Oak Titmouse 6       4      
Bushtit 16       3      
White-breasted Nuthatch 6       3      
Bewick's Wren 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 14       7      
Western Bluebird 16       2      
Hermit Thrush 2       2      
American Robin 136       10      
Varied Thrush 2       1      
Northern Mockingbird 2       2      
European Starling 10       2      
Cedar Waxwing 50       2      
Phainopepla 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 27       6      
Spotted Towhee 4       4      
California Towhee 2       2      
Song Sparrow 1       1      
White-crowned Sparrow 15       4      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 6       3      
Dark-eyed Junco 25       7      
Red-winged Blackbird 2       1      
Brewer's Blackbird 23       3      
House Finch 25       6      
Lesser Goldfinch 36       5      
American Goldfinch 8       2      
House Sparrow 8       3      
Total 1,333             

A total of 63 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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