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2008 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
Snow Goose 6       3      
Canada Goose 118       12      
Tundra Swan 2       2      
Wood Duck 13       3      
Mallard 115       9      
Northern Shoveler 4       1      
Bufflehead 8       3      
Common Goldeneye 31       5      
Barrow's Goldeneye 8       3      
Hooded Merganser 5       2      
Common Merganser 45       5      
California Quail 3       1      
Wild Turkey 47       7      
Pied-billed Grebe 13       3      
Eared Grebe 7       2      
Western Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 55       5      
Great Blue Heron 7       5      
Great Egret 16       7      
Snowy Egret 18       5      
Green Heron 2       2      
Turkey Vulture 21       8      
Osprey 2       2      
White-tailed Kite 6       3      
Bald Eagle 2       2      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 2       2      
Cooper's Hawk 4       4      
Red-shouldered Hawk 11       5      
Red-tailed Hawk 10       6      
American Kestrel 2       2      
American Coot 83       5      
Killdeer 6       4      
Spotted Sandpiper 5       2      
Greater Yellowlegs 1       1      
Mew Gull 2       1      
Ring-billed Gull 150       9      
California Gull 136       6      
Herring Gull 3       2      
Glaucous-winged Gull 2       1      
Rock Pigeon 65       4      
Mourning Dove 78       20      
Barn Owl 1       1      
Western Screech-Owl 1       1      
White-throated Swift 80       2      
Anna's Hummingbird 26       17      
Belted Kingfisher 4       3      
Acorn Woodpecker 23       9      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 2       2      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 12       4      
Downy Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 21       9      
Black Phoebe 52       13      
Say's Phoebe 1       1      
Hutton's Vireo 2       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 52       18      
Yellow-billed Magpie 21       10      
American Crow 48       11      
Tree Swallow 65       4      
Oak Titmouse 20       9      
Bushtit 47       9      
White-breasted Nuthatch 10       5      
Bewick's Wren 8       6      
House Wren 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 18       5      
Western Bluebird 12       4      
American Robin 138       15      
Northern Mockingbird 13       7      
European Starling 57       7      
Cedar Waxwing 64       7      
Phainopepla 5       4      
Orange-crowned Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 211       14      
Spotted Towhee 40       10      
Rufous-crowned Sparrow 1       1      
California Towhee 30       7      
Lark Sparrow 2       1      
Fox Sparrow 3       2      
Song Sparrow 3       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 116       17      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 51       6      
Dark-eyed Junco 43       13      
Red-winged Blackbird 1       1      
Western Meadowlark 20       3      
Brewer's Blackbird 54       2      
Purple Finch 1       1      
House Finch 91       12      
Lesser Goldfinch 103       14      
Lawrence's Goldfinch 2       1      
American Goldfinch 89       8      
House Sparrow 4       1      
Total 2,786             

A total of 90 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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