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2006 Results: Gilroy, 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 26       3      
Wood Duck 11       3      
Gadwall 23       2      
American Wigeon 11       3      
Mallard 7       3      
Cinnamon Teal 8       1      
Northern Shoveler 50       1      
Northern Pintail 6       1      
Canvasback 2       1      
Ring-necked Duck 7       1      
Greater Scaup 2       1      
Lesser Scaup 1       1      
Bufflehead 74       1      
Common Merganser 17       2      
Ruddy Duck 45       3      
California Quail 22       2      
Ring-necked Pheasant 3       2      
Wild Turkey 49       5      
Pied-billed Grebe 3       2      
Eared Grebe 15       2      
Western Grebe 1       1      
Clark's Grebe 1       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 9       3      
American White Pelican 15       1      
American Bittern 8       1      
Great Blue Heron 8       4      
Great Egret 14       3      
Snowy Egret 1       1      
Green Heron 2       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 15       1      
Turkey Vulture 11       4      
White-tailed Kite 5       4      
Northern Harrier 2       1      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 1       1      
Red-shouldered Hawk 4       3      
Red-tailed Hawk 5       5      
Golden Eagle 2       1      
American Kestrel 4       4      
Merlin 1       1      
Prairie Falcon 1       1      
American Coot 70       4      
Killdeer 15       3      
Black-necked Stilt 20       3      
Western Sandpiper 45       1      
Mew Gull 433       2      
Ring-billed Gull 23       2      
California Gull 22       1      
Glaucous-winged Gull 6       1      
Rock Pigeon 12       1      
Mourning Dove 19       5      
Anna's Hummingbird 4       3      
Belted Kingfisher 3       2      
Acorn Woodpecker 8       6      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 1       1      
Northern Flicker 10       7      
Black Phoebe 7       6      
Say's Phoebe 4       4      
Loggerhead Shrike 1       1      
Hutton's Vireo 1       1      
Steller's Jay 5       3      
Western Scrub-Jay 10       8      
Yellow-billed Magpie 8       3      
American Crow 260       7      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 2       1      
Tree Swallow 257       7      
Violet-green Swallow 64       3      
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 9       5      
Oak Titmouse 16       9      
Bushtit 35       3      
White-breasted Nuthatch 2       1      
Rock Wren 3       2      
Bewick's Wren 2       1      
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2       2      
Wrentit 2       2      
Western Bluebird 9       5      
Hermit Thrush 3       3      
American Robin 21       5      
Varied Thrush 3       1      
Northern Mockingbird 4       3      
California Thrasher 1       1      
European Starling 75       5      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 18       7      
Spotted Towhee 8       5      
Rufous-crowned Sparrow 6       3      
California Towhee 7       5      
Savannah Sparrow 1       1      
Fox Sparrow 1       1      
Song Sparrow 6       1      
Lincoln's Sparrow 2       2      
White-throated Sparrow 2       2      
White-crowned Sparrow 63       6      
Golden-crowned Sparrow 51       4      
Dark-eyed Junco 62       5      
Red-winged Blackbird 60       2      
Tricolored Blackbird 2       1      
Western Meadowlark 31       4      
Brewer's Blackbird 110       6      
House Finch 29       5      
Pine Siskin 6       1      
Lesser Goldfinch 3       1      
American Goldfinch 10       3      
House Sparrow 8       2      
Total 2,477             

A total of 104 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

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